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College Scouting and the Potential Benefits

Thomas Drake, Assistant Editor

February 28, 2020

Being scouted by a college can be a great opportunity for student-athletes. A college scout is a sports representative of a certain college that observes the games of local high schools to scout for any noteworthy student-athl...

Athletics Spring Season Preparations Begin

Leanne Bagent, Editor-In-Chief

February 28, 2020

With the beginning of spring fast approaching, Redbird athletes are also anticipating the beginning of various spring sports seasons. Some spring sports have already started as of Monday, March 2nd.  In order to try-out f...

Alton Bounces Back After a Tough Loss

Jay'ion Harrison, Reporter

January 23, 2020

On January 10, the boys varsity basketball team faced off against the Belleville West Maroons after winning against Confluence Preparatory High School with a score of 72-67. After the Rebirds win, the team faced injuries in the game again...

Building the Cheer Competition

Jordan Linville, Reporter

January 23, 2020

Recently Alton High School cheerleaders attended the ICCA Championships in Springfield, Illinois. The ICCA Championships are a state cheer competition. The competition is held in Springfield, near the bank of Springfield Arena. ...

The season for the Alton High bowlers continues to improve

Jordan Linville, Reporter

January 22, 2020

At the beginning of September, the bowling season started out rough and a lot of players had to make the decision to step it up. Now the bowlers consider themselves better and more professional when it comes to practice and g...

Redbirds Perform Well At Tip-off Classic

Cassius Havis, Reporter

January 9, 2020

The Redbirds kicked off their basketball season at the Alton Redbird Tip-off classic on November 26. The Redbirds finished 3rd in the classic behind 2nd Carbondale and the Alton tip-off champions, the O'Fallon Panthers.  Alt...

AHS Fall Sports 2019

November 12, 2019

Strength and Brotherhood

Dylan Lahue, Reporter

October 16, 2019

Andrew Jones is a four-year varsity letter man football player for Alton High School. He is the starting senior quarterback and a lot of people look up to him because of his work ethic in and out of school. In his high school c...

Varsity Hockey is getting prepared for their season

Dominique Reinier, Reporter

October 7, 2019

What comes to mind when you think about Hockey? Is it Ice Skating? What about the fights? Or is it the hard work that it takes to play? Hockey is much faster paced than many other sports. It is an exhilarating game played by...

Girls Varsity Tennis excels during their season

Jaylah Crawford, Reporter

October 7, 2019

The Varsity Girls Tennis team is a force to be reckoned with. Alton High varsity tennis has been winning many games and competitions throughout their season. Without a try-out process, every girl gets a chance to show off their...

Alton vs East Saint Louis

October 2, 2019


Photo of the Day

September 26, 2019