Category: Wrestling

O’Connell Returns to Lead Tiger Wrestlers

Jonathan O’Connell returned from an injury with a big weekend at the Kinloch Classic in Springfield. O’Connell had sat out about two weeks before returning to the mat this weekend in one of the season’s biggest tournaments––and he wrestled up a weight classification, competing at 145 pounds instead of his

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Photos & Results: Kinloch 2018 Day One

Michael Taylor and Jonathan O’Connell both finished the first day of the Kinloch Classic undefeated. Taylor won three matches in Friday competition, two by pin and one by forfeit. O’Connell pinned all four of the opponents he faced. Full results are printed below the photo gallery. See the full album

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Taylor leads Tigers at Zumwalt East

Republic senior Michael Taylor has his sights set on another trip to the state tournament at the end of this season. Getting there will require performances like he turned in over the weekend at Fort Zumwalt East in St. Louis. Taylor went undefeated, winning all six of his matches to

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Photos & Results: Wrestling vs Central/Branson

Republic wrestling ended up on the short end of a home triangular against Branson and Springfield Central Tuesday night. Branson beat Republic 49-27 and Springfield Central won 42-25. In the dual against Branson, four Tigers won their matches. Gabe Hesington defeated Jason Browning by pin, Michael Taylor pinned Domingo Recinos,

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George Takes JV Tourney Title at Harrisonville

The JV wrestling team traveled to Harrisonville for a tournament Saturday. Wyatt George led Republic with a first-place finish at 106. Full results are below. JV 106A Wyatt George’s place is 1st and has scored 26.0 team points. Round 1 – Wyatt George (Republic) won by forfeit over Noah Riley

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Five Tigers Medal at Bolivar Tournament

(Medal stand photos courtesy Chris O’Connell) Corrected to include Connor Visio, who took fourth place at 220. The Republic wrestling team started its season with five medal-winning performances at the Bolivar Tournament Saturday, including one champion. As a team, Republic finished sixth out of ten. Bolivar, Camdenton, and Marshfield finished

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Sophomore Shines at State

Freakstyle Wrestling is a new brand of lifestyle and performance apparel designed by wrestlers - made for wrestlers and their fans. And it's all designed, created, and produced right here in Republic. Thank you to Freakstyle Wrestling for sponsoring our wrestling coverage on Republic Tiger Sports. No Republic sophomore has
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Photos: Wrestling Districts

Three Tigers advanced to the state wrestling tournament at districts this weekend. Here’s the photo gallery from Saturday. See the full album and order prints here.

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