Alton Post 126 edged Fairview Heights Post 978, 5-4 in senior legion baseball Thursday night at Gordon Moore Park .  Winning pitcher Nick Schranck hit a home run and drove in two runs. 

Raymond Bailey went 3-3 (with two doubles) and a run scored.  Nick Paulda had a double and two runs scored.  Tyler Kohler had the game-winning RBI. 

Alton improved to 15-3.

Alton’s junior legion team also beat Fairview last night, 6-1.


Alton is scheduled to host Festus (MO) tonight:


5:30 pm – Junior Legion game (Festus/Alton)

8:00 pm – Senior Legion game (Festus/Alton)



(elsewhere Thursday night)

Bethalto Post 214 fell at home to Troy Post 708, 4-3.

Bethalto drops to 9-and-9 on the season.