Registration is open for the Republic boys basketball camp for elementary school students to be held May 13-15 at Republic High School. Varsity coach Tim Brown will lead the camp with help from several Republic players. Participants will be divided into two age groups: grades 2-4 will meet from 5:00-6:30,
Republic succeeded all year by doing the little things that help teams win close games. Wednesday, the little things didn’t break their way in a season-ending 45-39 loss to Kickapoo in the state sectionals. The Chiefs scored the final five points of the game after Republic missed an opportunity to
Republic is district champion for the first time since moving to Class 5, and now a big showdown with Kickapoo is looming in the state sectionals. On our latest episode, coach Tim Brown talks about how his team is playing and what to expect from the Chiefs on Wednesday night.
It’s time for a Photo of the Week contest! sponsored by Pinegar Chevrolet! Each week, I’ll choose some of the best photos from Republic Tiger Sports and let you choose your favorite. One of the weekly winners will appear in the center of the next issue of Republic Tiger
A defensive switch by Republic at the beginning of the second half slowed down Willard’s offense and helped Republic take control on the way to a 63-59 win in the Class 5 District 12 championship game Friday in Republic. Republic opened the half in a triangle-and-two defense and allowed just
Tim Brown joins us to talk about the big district semifinal win over Joplin and the atmosphere of playoff basketball. And we discuss the upcoming rematch with Willard in the district championship game Friday night. Download MP3
Every time top-seeded Republic looked like it was about to pull away, #4 seed Joplin came up with a big play to stay in it. But with time running down, Republic’s defense came up with the biggest play of all — forcing Joplin into a long, unplanned shot as time