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Celebration Planned For State Champion Republic Tigers

Celebration Planned For State Champion Republic Tigers

By Austin Robertson. CREATED Mar 16, 2013

News release from Republic Schools:

Congratulations to the Republic High School boys varsity basketball team for becoming Class 4 State Champions on Saturday, March 16 after defeating Normandy High School with a 54 to 51 win. A victory celebration has been set for tomorrow (Sunday, March 17) at 1:30 p.m. We will gather outside the Republic High School to welcome the team's bus and proceed inside for a short assembly.

This is the first state championship for the school's boys basketball team in exactly 50 years. The last team to bring home this title did so in 1963. The team is lead by head coach, Trevyor Fisher who is a newcomer to the district this school year.