skip to Main Content

2nd Half Crackdown Propels Lady Tigers Past Irish

The Lady Tigers allowed 22 points in the first quarter, but only 12 points in the entire second half, as they pulled away from Springfield Catholic for a 58-43 win in the final game of the Nixa Invitational Saturday. Republic overcame 13 three-pointers by the Irish––nine of them in the first half.

Catholic could do no wrong offensively in the opening quarter, dropping in six threes to take a 22-18 lead after the first eight minutes. Republic outscored Catholic 10-9 in the third quarter to close the margin to three, 31-28.

After the break, though, Republic’s defense ratcheted up another level. The Lady Tigers allowed just nine points in the third quarter and took a 41-41 lead after three. In the fourth, Republic dominated, outscoring the Irish 17-3 to win going away.

Clara Fronabarger (13 points) and Halli Bartelsmeyer (10) led Republic in scoring. Savana Powell-Goodman turned in her best varsity performance so far, scoring nine points, five of them in the first quarter to keep Republic close while Catholic was pouring in threes.

Republic rebounded from a difficult night Friday, when the Lady Tigers lost to Nixa 54-33. Republic’s outside shooters connected on just one three-pointer all night, and that didn’t come until the fourth quarter. Halli Bartelsmeyer led Republic in scoring with nine points in that game.

Scoring vs. Catholic
Clara Fronabarger 13, Halli Bartelsmeyer 10, Savana Powell-Goodman 9, Jade Kirby 7, Delaney Smith 6, Jazzy Kirby 6, Carle Ward 4, Shealyn Barrett 3

Scoring vs Nixa
Halli Bartelsmeyer 9, Clara Fronabarger 8, Anna Bell 8, Shealyn Barrett 3, Jade Kirby 3, Carle Ward 1, Savana Powell-Goodman 1

Share

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on email
Email
Black Lab Coffee – Be the Change. Coffee. Breakfast. Lunch. Catering. Delivery.
Farr Better Plumbing – For residential, commercial, or emergency service, they’re your plumber in Republic.
Yocum Automotive -Republic’s home for complete auto service and computer diagnostics.
Agent Sarah Rader – Save money by combining your home and auto insurance with State Farm.
The Bank of Missouri – Your hometown bank supporting the home team!
Heady BBQ Company – Home of the famous Pig Nasty Sandwich!
Kris Yocum – Republic’s State Farm Insurance Agent
Hines Street Pharmacy – Your locally owned neighborhood pharmacy.
Pinegar Chevrolet – Pick Pinegar every time!
Old Towne Event Center – The home of your next great event, right here in Republic.
NY Life Agent Michael Weeks – Proudly supporting Republic athletics!
Central Gas Propane – Locally owned, community involved. Call them at 725-3833.
Lori & Elizabeth at ReeceNichols – Let them hand you the keys to your new home!
Absolute Roofing – Click for info on Republic’s roofer.
Republic Glass – Commercial, Residential, Auto – If it’s glass, see us!
Elliott, Robinson & Company, LLP, CPAs – Proud sponsor of the By the Numbers feature on Republic Tiger Sports.
Rocco’s Italian Kitchen – Pizza. Pasta. Perfection.
VisionHealth Eye Center – Outstanding eye care. Exceptional eyewear!
Mid-Missouri Bank – Click to follow us on Facebook!
Southern Sun Electric – Call (417) 865-6377 for your electrical needs.
Back To Top