ALTON GIRLS' LINKSTERS WIN IN O'FALLON — The Alton Redbird girls' golf program continues their stellar play in 2014 on Friday.
The Redbirds successfully defended their crown at the O'Fallon Tournament on Friday at Tamarack Golf Course, posting a 353 to become the 2014 champs. The host Panthers were second with a score of 363.
Tori Hays grabbed medalist honors, firing a 79 to lead AHS. Natalie Long shot an 83 for the second best score in the tournament and Courtney Hachmann had the third best score overall with a 90. Ashley Orr rounded out the Alton scoring with a 101.
ALTON STARTS REDBIRD CLASSIC WITH PAIR OF WINS — The Alton Redbirds started the Redbird Classic with a pair of wins at AHS on Friday.
Alton defeated Gillespie 25-17, 25-9 and Triad 25-22, 25-11 on Friday.
Jordan Nolan paced the offense with 45 assists and 24 service points in the two matches, while Jada Green led with 18 kills on Friday.
The Redbirds were back in action Saturday morning at 9 a.m. against Granite City.