The Alton Redbirds defeated the Edwardsville Tigers in Southwestern Conference baseball and softball Tuesday.
In SWC baseball:
Alton doubled up Edwardsville, 4-2 at Gordon Moore Park. The Tigers got on the board first on Brock Weimer’s two-run home run off of Alton starter Bryan . The Redbirds rallied for a 4-run 5th inning to make a winner out of Hudson (6-and-3).
The 6-foot-7 junior lefthander went 7 innings and struck out 10 on the day.
Alton – 16-9 (3-5)
Edwardsville – 18-4 (7-1)
Alton High baseball coach Todd :
Alton winning pitcher Bryan Hudson talks about having his curveball working against Edwardsville:
In SWC softball – Tuesday:
Alton won at Edwardsville, 6-2. The Redbirds broke a 1-1 tie with a 5-run 7th inning. Winning pitcher Morgan Butler’s two run single started the rally. Haley Longo added a three-run double.
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