By the Numbers – September 7, 2023


Gracie Troester’s record-breaking time in her first race of the year at the Richard Clark Invite in Bolivar on Saturday. Troester took home first place in the meet and finished 47 seconds ahead of the runner-up. Her time was 14 seconds better than her previous personal record (which was also a school record) and was the fastest time any girl had ever run the course in Bolivar.


The number of goals scored by Republic Soccer in its first win of the new season against Sedalia Smith-Cotton. The Tigers pitched a shutout in the match, winning 4-0. Diego Zuniga scored two goals for Republic. Koal Williams and Santino Stiglianese added a goal apiece as well.


The point margin in favor of Republic against Ozark since Ryan Cornelsen took over in 2021. Over three matchups, Republic has outscored Ozark 140-55. The Tigers have scored at least 41 points in each of those matchups, scoring 48 in 2021, 51 in 2022, and 41 in this season’s Week 2 matchup.


Assists for Brooklyn Claxton over the first ten matches for Republic Volleyball this season. Claxton leads all Lady Tigers in assists, averaging 16.2.


Rushing yards through the first two football games for Republic. The Tigers have outgained their opponents on the ground 610 to 161, a difference of 449 yards.


Points earned by Noah Marshall, who finished third in the 100-yard backstroke, for the Republic swim team in their most recent swim meet in Springfield. Marshall posted a time of 1:04.70 in the event.


Seconds Republic’s third scoring drive against Ozark took when Daniel Phillips rushed for a 94-yard touchdown on the first play of the drive. Phillips rushed for 117 yards on six carries that night. 


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