The senior legion baseball playoffs got started on Sunday……in the District 22 North Division playoffs:

Alton banged out 16 hits and beat Bethalto Post 214, 5-1 last night at Gordon Moore Park.  Ron Wisnasky had 3 hits and two RBI’s.  Shane Mathews and Nick Droste added 3 hits apiece for Alton.  Jason Roberts picked up the win for Alton Post 126 as they improve to 19-12.  Bethalto got two hits each from Jordan Briggs and Shane Fencel – Nick Dorsey suffered the loss as Post 214 fell to 14-12 on the year.

Elsewhere in the North Division Sunday night:  Edwardsville Post 199 clubbed Highland, 11-1.  Edwardsville Post 199 improved to 15-8 with the win…..they will face Alton tonight at about 8:30-pm in the winner’s bracket of the double elimination tournament at Gordon Moore Park.

Bethalto and Highland tangle first at 5:30 pm in an elimination game at Gordon Moore Park.