The Republic Tiger Sharks won 14 of 78 events at the Southwest Missouri Swim Championships at Drury University Thursday. The Republic team finished third overall out of nine teams competing in the “Public Pool” division. The Tiger Sharks were in contention for the championship, finishing with 531 points, just 24
Future Republic High School swimmers had their first opportunity to meet their new head coach last week. Incoming swim coach Steve Boyce met with potential swimmers and their families to begin the process of organizing a team for competition in 2019-20. Boys swimming is a fall sport and girls swimming
One coach surmounted especially difficult obstacles to remain a part of the program. He’s Zachary Martin, a recent graduate of Republic High School and a swim team coach and mentor for 75 young swimmers for the past three years.
(Contributed by Carol Moncado) A thunderstorm forced an early end to the last home meet of the season for the Republic Tiger Sharks swim team Friday. Backstroke for ages 13 and up, all breaststroke, butterfly, individual medleys, and freestyle relays were not swum due to rain and thunder. The results