Lady Bobcats lose to CPU in volleyball

Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020 at Van Horne

CPU (10-12) 25-25-25, Benton (8-17) 13-18-18

Benton Community hosted Center Point-Urbana Tuesday, Oct. 6, at Van Horne, losing, 3-0, in WaMaC play. Kiah Coffin had 10 assists for Benton. Grace Embretson had six. The team was 23 of 102 for kills with 28 errors. Embretson had 14 kills. Addison Phillips had one block. Olivia Janss had nine digs. Embretson had eight digs. The team was 45 of 50 for serves with one ace. Janelle Morris was 5 of 5. Emma Townsley was 1 of 1. Phillips was 6 of 7. Caitlin Keiper was 12 of 12 with one ace. Embretson was 9 of 10. Coffin was 7 of 7. Piper Nelson was 5 of 8.

Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020, at Independence

Benton (8-18) 14-25-14-10, Independence (19-4) 25-21-25-25

Benton lost in WaMaC action Thursday, Oct. 8, at Independence. Kiah Coffin had 15 assists for Benton. Benton was 25 of 128 for kills with 26 errors. Grace Embretson had 16 kills. With one block each were Caitlin Keiper and Piper Nelson. Embretson had 14 digs. The team was 60 of 64 in serves with two aces. Emma Townsley was 12 of 12 with two aces. Addison Phillips was 5 of 5. Sarah Gorkow was 3 of 4. Keiper was 10 of 10. Embretson was 14 of 15. Coffin was 12 of 13. Emma Drahos was 1 of 1. Nelson was 3 of 4.

Tournament time

Benton starts play in Class 4A Region 7 on Tuesday, Oct. 20, at Van Horne, when Benton faces Washington at 7 p.m. No. 5 Western Dubuque hosts the next round on Thursday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. The regional championship is Tuesday, Oct. 27, at 7 p.m. at a site to be determined. Also in Region 7 are Wahlert, Central DeWitt and No. 12 Clinton.

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