Colin Feeney, Contributing Sports Writer

EDWARDSVILLE - The semifinals of the men's open division were set, as were the finals of the women's open division and the two open doubles draws, while Laurie Burke took home the 18-and-over women's singles on day two of the Edwardsville Open tennis tournament, played Saturday at the Edwardsville...
GODFREY - In a very close Southwestern Illinois Swimming Association meet on Thursday evening, Summers Port Swim Club defeated Splash City Swim Club of Collinsville 346-300 at Summers Port in Godfrey. The two separate meets were just as close as the overall team scores, as the Sharks took the boys'...
BREESE - Eli Lawrence had two hits and an RBI, starting pitcher Logan Bogard walked three and struck out six and Alton Post 126's junior American Legion baseball team scored in the bottom of the seventh to take a 5-4 win over Trenton Post 778 in the first game of a weekend tournament in Breese. The...
VALMEYER - Carson Bristow had the only hit of the game, while Reece Girth and Nolan Parker had the RBIs as the Alton Post 126 junior American Legion baseball team committed five errors that proved costly as the junior Legionnaires lost at Valmeyer in a District 22 game 10-2 Thursday evening at Valmeyer's...
EAST ST. LOUIS - The Alton American Legion Post 126 junior baseball team took advantage of 10 walks, needing only three hits to defeat East St. Louis 8-2 in a game played Wednesday night in East St. Louis. Alton's pitching combined to hold East St. Louis to two runs on three hits while striking out...
GODFREY - Summers Port Swim Club swam well and had good individual performances, as did Sunset Hills Country Club's swimming team, with the Sharks taking their home opening Southwestern Illinois Swimming Association meet at Summers Port's pool in Godfrey. The Sharks host Splash City in a meet Thursda...
SEE PHOTO GALLERY: EDWARDSVILLE - The Montclaire Swim Club Marlins swam well and won the biggest majority of the races in the Southwestern Illinois Swimming Association dual meet at Montclaire, defeating the Splash City Gators of Collinsville 437-232. Montclaire won both divisions of the SWISA...
GLEN CARBON - Nick Williams had three hits and drove in three runs as Alton Post 126's senior American Legion baseball team scored eight unanswered runs in the third through sixth innings in going on to a 10-5 win over Troy-Father McGivney Catholic High School's summer team in a game played Tuesday...
GLEN CARBON - Colby Garman of Caseyville was the men's winner, while Crystal Harriss of Edwardsville took the women's title in the Glen Carbon Covered Bridge 5K run Saturday morning in Glen Carbon. The races, the final leg of the Goshen Triple Crown Series in the Edwardsville/Glen Carbon area....
EDWARDSVILLE - Luke Norton, one of the best swimmers for Alton High School during last winter's season, is one of the most experienced and top swimmers for Summers Port Swim Club as he competed in the opening meet at Montclaire Swim Club in Edwardsville on June 9. In a post-race interview after a...