The Edwardsville Tigers beat the Alton Redbirds, 55-40 Friday night in the Class 4A Granite City Regional title game.  The Tigers advance to the Sectional round with a mark of 27-and-2.  The Redbirds boys basketball season ends at 13-and-18.

Edwardsville led 19-11 at halftime.  The Tigers were led by Garrett Covington’s 15 points.  Shawn Roundtree added 14 in the win.  The Redbirds got a team high 15 points from Tyrome Parker.  

Pekin 4A Sectional:

Tuesday -- Edwardsville vs. O'Fallon @ Alton H.S.

 

Alton basketball coach Eric :

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