Fifth Division baseball tournament

Senior Legion baseball @ Highland

 

(Friday)

The Metro East Bears won the Fifth Division title Friday night in Highland with a 14-4 win over the host team. 

Highland Post 439 won game one Friday, 7-6 to force a deciding championship game Friday night. 

 

Metro East Bears (36-8) 

Highland (18-14)

 

>>The Bears - Post 126/199 from Alton & Edwardsville - now advance to the Illinois State Tournament next week in Rantoul.  

>>The Bears finished 4-and-1 in the Fifth Division tourney in Highland this week. 

 

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Checking Thursday's scores from the loser's bracket --

Herrin def. Aviston, 4-3-- Aviston eliminated

Highland def. Herrin, 8-5 -- Herrin eliminated