The Lady Tigers’ defense throttled Columbia Hickman in a 55-28 win on the road Saturday. Republic allowed just three points in the first quarter and just 12 points in the second half. Hickman managed just a single field goal in each of the first three quarters, and made just six
Republic fell into a 17-point hole, then climbed almost all the way out of it, but their final shot at the buzzer was off the mark in a 50-48 loss to undefeated Carl Junction. It was the first loss in conference play in more than a year for Republic, who
Republic held Neosho without a field goal for the first five minutes of the game, and that was just a sign of things to come for the Lady Tigers. Republic hurried and harassed Neosho all night in a dominating 63-27 victory on the road to start Central Ozark Conference play.
The lead changed hands 11 times in the second half during a battle of girls basketball powerhouses in Republic Thursday night. And the last time it happened, the Lady Tigers stepped up to make sure it didn’t happen again. Republic used a 9-0 run in the fourth quarter to get
The Lady Tigers scored just three points in the second quarter, and the offensive drought cost them in a 45-34 loss to Melbourne, Ark., in the third-place game of the Pink & White Lady Classic. The two teams were even through the first quarter, tied at 11. Jade Kirby got
One night after their intense, emotional win over Strafford, the Republic Lady Tigers didn’t have quite enough gas in the tank to finish a late comeback in the Pink & White semifinals. Ozark held on for a 48-44 win after Republic whittled a double-digit deficit down to two points in
Republic overcame a dismal shooting start to beat Spokane in the opening round of the Pink & White, 51-33. The Lady Tigers pulled down 30 rebounds and contributed to 31 Spokane turnovers to advance. Savana Powell-Goodman led Republic with 15 points. Kaemyn Bekemeier had 12. The Lady Tigers managed just
Two Republic golfers, Clara Fronabarger and Regan Holmes, competed on the first day of the Class 2 state golf tournament Monday at Silo Ridge Golf and Country Club in Bolivar. Both will be back on the course Tuesday after a rough outing in cold, windy conditions Monday. Photos edited by