The Alton River Dragons lost in Cape Girardeau, Mo., last night (Aug. 3) in Prospect League baseball. Cape Catfish blanked the River Dragons 13-0 Tuesday night. Alton has lost four games in a row as they drop to 26-and-32 on the season.
The Junior Legion baseball state tournament begins this week in Danville (IL). Alton Post 126 will be one of the two teams from the Fifth Division competing at the state tourney. The Alton juniors takes a record of 18-11-1 to Danville this week. Trenton Post 778 won the Fifth Division cha…
The Alton River Dragons lost to Normal (Ill.) Sunday night in their final home game of the season in Prospect League baseball. The CornBelters defeated the Dragons 7-4 at Lloyd Hopkins Field. Alton returns to action Tuesday night in Cape Girardeau (Mo.) against Cape Catfish. Game time Tue…
The St. Louis Cardinals organization will host a 10-year anniversary reunion of the 2011 World Series Championship team at Busch Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 18, presented by Heartland Coca-Cola.
The Alton Junior Legion team was shut out in the Fifth Division Tournament opener Monday night. Jerseyville blanked Alton, 8-0. Alton Post 126 managed only 5 hits on the night as Jersey outhit Alton, 7-5.
Alton Post 126 was eliminated from the Fifth Division Tournament over the weekend in Senior Legion baseball. Highland defeated Alton, 10-9 in 8-innings Saturday to knock out Post 126. Alton SR Legion finished the summer baseball season with a mark of 16-14-1.
Whether it was print, radio or video broadcasting, Lewis and Clark Community College 2021 graduate Nathan Tucker played an integral part in nearly all forms of student-run sports media in his two years as a Trailblazer.
The Alton River Dragons picked up a win across the river Sunday night in Prospect League baseball. Alton edged the O'Fallon (MO) Hoots, 5-4. The game-winning run came in on a bases-loaded walk by Josh Johnson in the seventh inning.
Alton Post 126 topped Trenton, 6-5 last night (THU) in the elimination bracket of the Fifth Division Tournament. Trenton scored three times in the top of the 7th inning to tie the game (5-5) only to see Alton score a run in the bottom of the 7th for the walk off win.
The St. Louis Cardinals announced the lives of late Hall of Famers Lou Brock and Bob Gibson will be celebrated during the team’s Hall of Fame Weekend presented by Edward Jones from Aug. 20-22.
The Alton Redbirds have hired a new boys and girls cross country head coach. Tammy Talbert has moved from assistant coach to head coach for the Redbird XC team. She takes over for longtime head coach Vernon Curvey.