Edwardsville Post 199 won the Senior Legion Baseball District 22 North Division title last night in Bethalto.  Edwardsville defeated Highland, 13-6 to advance to the Fifth Division Tournament next week in Fairview Heights.

Edwardsville led 6-4 over Highland – when they broke the game open with a 7-run 7th inning.  Starting pitcher Cole Hagen worked 7 innings to pick up the win.

Both teams banged out 16 hits apiece in the game at the Bethalto Sports Complex. 

Tuesday night’s hitting stars:


Drew Curtis – 3-6 (3 rbi)

Jordan Heckler – 4-5 (RBI)

Chase McPeak – 2 hits (2 rbi)


Spencer Holzinger – 4-5

Brendon Dubach – 4-4 (2-rbi)


Edwardsville Post 199 – 24-and-6

Highland Post 439 – 23-and-9