Junior Legion baseball --


The Junior Legion District Tournament was held this past weekend at Alton High School.  The tourney opened Friday with Highland #2 beating Alton, 2-1.  Alton was eliminated on Saturday in a 3-2, 10-inning loss to Columbia.


Alton Post 126 Junior Legion (21-18)


Valmeyer & Highland #1 advance to the Division tourney next -

hosted this week by Valmeyer. 



Junior Legion District - seeds:

1 seed - Highland Team #1

2 seed - Columbia

3 seed - Valmeyer

4 seed - ALTON JR's 

5 seed - Highland Team #2


*Alton Junior Legion manager & Alton Legion G.M. Dennis :

sharp sharp




Senior Legion baseball --

Edwardsville was knocked out of the the 5th Division Tournament

Tuesday in Aviston.  Edwardsville defeated host Aviston, 6-0 but

then fell to Salem, 5-2.  Edwardsville Post 199 finishes the

summer baseball season with a record of 28-and-7.  


Edwardsville Post 199 also lost to Salem on Sunday in the 5th

Division Tourney, 2-1 in 8-innings. 



>This weekend - Alton Post 126 will host the Senior Legion State Tournament also at Alton High School.  The state tourney begins on Saturday with 3 games beginning at 11 am.