SPORTS: BC teams continue season

Benton Girls’ Basketball

Monday, Jan. 11, 2021 at Waverly

BC   4 10 12 9 - 35
WSR 17 10 20 9 - 56

Benton Community’s girls’ basketball team (6-4) traveled to Waverly-Shell Rock (9-2) on Monday, Jan. 11, in non-conference action, losing, 56-35.

Zoey Junge scored 12 for Benton. Alyse Harvey had six rebounds. Jenna Twedt had three steals. The team was 11 of 46 from the field, 6 of 25 for three-pointers and 7 of 14 from the line. Benton had 27 rebounds and nine turnovers. Waverly was 21 of 41 for field goals, 1 of 6 for three-pointers and 13 of 17 for free throws. Waverly had 31 rebounds and eight turnovers. Abbie Draper had 22 for the Go-Hawks.

Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021 at Tama

BC 17 16 15  7 - 55
ST  2  4 10 12 - 28

Benton Community picked up a WaMaC win on the road, defeating South Tama in girls’ basketball action Tuesday, Jan. 12, at Tama.

McKenna Kramer and Junge led Benton with seven points each. With six rebounds each were Twedt, Grace Embretson, and Junge. Twedt had five assists and five steals. The team was 22 of 60 for field goals, 6 of 29 for three-pointers and 5 of 13 for free throws. The team had 43 rebounds and 10 turnovers. South Tama was 10 of 35 for field goals, 3 of 11 for three-pointers and 5 of 9 for free throws. The team had 23 rebounds and 24 turnovers.

Benton Community boys’ basketball

Monday, Jan. 11, 2021 at Vinton

BC  8  9 17 13 - 47
VS 13 13 12 18 - 56

Statistics are coming

Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021 at Van Horne

ST  9 10 13 15 - 47
BC 10 11  2 21 - 44

Statistics are coming.

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