Highland Post 439 eliminated Alton and Bethalto last night in the Senior Legion Baseball District 22 North Division playoffs at the Bethalto Sports Complex.

Game one Monday night:  Highland crushed Alton Post 126, 15-3.  Alton ends the season at 24-and-8.

Highland then knocked off Bethalto Post 214, 5-4.  Bethalto ends the year at 15-and-14. 


Highland will now face Edwardsville Post 199 tonight in Bethalto for the North Division title.  (Edwardsville:  23-6)

Game time – 5:30 pm.

Highland would have to beat Edwardsville twice tonight to advance.  Edwardsville is 2-0 thus far in the double elimination playoff tournament.