Republic got off to a quick start, but couldn’t hold on in a four-set loss to Camdenton at home Monday. After a 25-22 win in the first, Republic lost the next three sets 19-25, 19-25, 18-25.
Kaemyn Bekemier led Republic with 13 kills and three service aces. Kailey Manes contributed three blocks. Payge Plank led the team in digs (15) and assists (42).
The JV won a close match, 18-25, 25-20, 16-14. The freshmen won 25-22, 15-25, 15-9.