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 team points earned by Republic at the Kinloch Classic. That was good for seventh place overall, out of 22 teams, despite having only four upperclassmen (out of 11 team members) competing in the tournament.

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The number of pins by Republic wrestlers. That was 5th-most among the 21 teams. The Tigers completed those pins in a total time of 56 minutes 36 seconds.

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The number of pins by Connor Sandridge and Caden White. Both Sandridge and White were tied for 7th-most pins at the tournament. Sandridge earned his pins in 7 minutes 27 seconds, and White earned his in 7 minutes 57 seconds.

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The “seed place difference” for Republic wrestlers at Kinloch. The Tigers out-performed their seeds by a total of 25 positions over the two-day tournament. That was second-most among all 21 teams in the field. Only tournament champ Ozark had a higher difference between its pre-tournament seeds and its overal finishes.




The number of seconds it took for Jacob Simpson to achieve a pin over Zach Preston of Reeds Spring in first his consolation-round match. The 29-second finish was the fastest among any Republic wrestler at the tournament.

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