Every week, we take a look at a few interesting statistics from our coverage of Republic athletics in a feature we call By the Numbers.

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The overall team ranking of Republic’s wrestling team at the Columbia Hickman tournament last weekend. The Tigers finished 9th out of 24 teams, 5 1/2 points behind 8th-place COC rival Branson and 44 1/2 points ahead of fellow COC member Joplin.

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The number of pins by Connor Sandridge, Phillip George, Issac Collyoff, and Chase Hicks. Of the four, Sandridge posted his three pins in the fastest time, 2:29, followed by George (3:19), Collyott (5:29), and Hicks (15:15).

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The number of pins by Republic as a team during the tournament. That was the 7th-highest total among the 24 teams. The pins were accomplished in an overall time of 52:02.

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The number of top-8 finishes among Republic wrestlers. Connor Sandridge finished second at 170. Chase Hicks was fifth at 145. Phillip George finished sixth at 106. Maddox Wilkins was 7th at 152.

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