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.
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