The Metro East Bears went 2-and-2 in a weekend baseball tournament in Missouri.  The Alton/Edwardsville Senior legion squad competed in the Ron Bone Invitational Showcase.  


Farmington (MO) def. Bears, 2-0

Bears def. DeSoto (MO), 12-4


In the win over DeSoto, Metro East's Nick Paulda went 3-for-4 with 5-RBI's.

Caleb Buhs - 2-4, 2-doubles, 2-RBI's

Maverick McSparin - 1-3, 3-run triple

Connor Melton - 3-5, RBI




The Bears are now 11-and-3 on the season.  Next up, Metro East is scheduled to host East St. Louis tonight (Monday) at 7:30 pm. 

* The Bears welcome Belleville to town Tuesday night.  Game time at Gordon Moore Park - 7:30 pm.




Alton's Junior Legion baseball team plays a road game tonight at 6 pm at Bethalto.  Alton (JR.) stands at 10-and-4 on the year.