Tag: Jacob Crosswhite

Tigers Can’t Find Offense in Season-Ending Loss

The Republic baseball team found a lot of ways to improve this season on its way to a 14-12 record. But it never found an answer to Webb City pitcher Cade Beason. For the second time this season, Beason didn’t allow a run against Republic. This time, Beason worked six

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Hughes Pitches Tigers to District Semifinal

Jared Hughes pitched six shutout innings and the Tigers rode two big innings to a 7-1 victory over Neosho in the opening round of the district tournament at Joplin. Republic avenged an earlier 3-2 loss to the Wildcats and won its first post-season game since 2015. “We’re playing a lot

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Tigers Top Marshfield to Finish Regular Season

Republic beat Marshfield 5-2 at home to end the regular season Thursday, but they did more than add another digit to the win column in their record. The Tigers improved their record to 13-11, finishing the regular season above .500 for the first time in four years. Jordan Carter scattered

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Upset Slips Away from Tigers on Senior Night

Republic came within one out of upsetting state-ranked Nixa and spoiling the Eagles’ bid for a Central Ozark Conference championship before losing in extra innings 3-2. Nixa scored single runs in the sixth and seventh innings to overcome a 2-0 deficit, then scored the game-winner in the top of the

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Tiger Lineup Struggles in Loss at Webb City

Republic managed only three base hits and committed four errors in a 3-0 loss at Webb City Thursday. Webb City’s Cade Beason struck out 12 Republic hitters to earn the complete-game win. Jared Hughes pitched well in a losing cause for the Tigers. He worked six innings, allowing three runs

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Walk it Off: Tigers Top Joplin in 10

Nick Rose drew a bases-loaded walk to force home the winning run in a 5-4, 10-inning win against Joplin Thursday. The walk was the fourth of the inning for the Tigers, who scored the game-winner without a base hit. Before the walk-off walk, the game had been a rollercoaster, with

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Tigers Capitalize on Viking Miscues for Win

A Parkview throwing error allowed Republic to score a run in the bottom of the 7th inning and escape with a 4-3 win over the Vikings in Republic Monday. It was an appropriate end to to a game in which all four Tiger runs scored because of Parkview miscues in

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Tigers Bang Out 11 Hits in COC Win

Easton Prevo was 3-for-3 with two runs scored and Jaden Duvall added two base hits to lead Republic past Carl Junction in a Central Ozark Conference win, 7-5. Republic out-hit the Bulldogs 11-8 and overcame five fielding errors to grab the win. The Tigers scored four runs in the second

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Bad Inning Costs Tigers at Monett

One bad inning made the difference for the Tigers in a 6-4 loss at Monett. Republic led 3-1 when the Cubs exploded for five runs in the bottom of the fourth inning, and that was all Monett would need to notch the victory. Republic struck first in the top of

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Strafford Shuts Down Baseball Tigers

Republic managed just five hits and committed five errors Monday in a 7-1 loss at Strafford. The Indians scored all seven of its runs in two innings––four in the third and three in the fourth. Easton Prevo and Tyler Cavener each had two hits for Republic. Prevo scored the Tigers’

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