Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at Van Horne
Clear Creek Amana 7, Benton 3
CCA 150 010 0 - 7 BC 100 020 0 - 3
Clear Creek Amana swept Benton in WaMaC action, with Benton losing the first game, 7-3. Benton had nine hits. Zane Frese was 2 for 4 with a double and triple, and one RBI. Cade Timmerman was 3 for 4 with a double and two RBIs. Landen Schmuecker was 1 for 3. Lane Kaestner was 1 for 3. Evan Daugherty was 2 for 3. The team had three errors. Easton Patterson threw for 5 2/3 innings, allowing two hits, one run, walking no one and striking out six. Aidan Thompson was the long pitcher, throwing for 1 1/3 innings, allowing no hits, six runs, two earned runs, walking five, hitting one batter and striking out four.
Clear Creek Amana 13, Benton 3
CCA 200 133 4 - 13 BC 021 000 0 - 3
Benton had nine hits in the second game. Patterson was 1 for 3 with one RBI. Frese was 2 for 4. Hunter Vargason was 1 for 1. Timmerman was 2 for 3. Schmuecker was 2 for 3 with a double. Evan Daugherty was 1 for 3 with one RBI. Casey Gallagher had one RBI. Benton had three errors. Gallagher threw for one-third of an inning, allowed no hits, two runs, one earned run, walked one, hit two batters and struck out no one. Tyler Chambers threw for 1 2/3 innings, allowed one hit, four earned runs, walked one, hit three batters and struck out one. Lane Kaestner took the loss, throwing for five innings, allowing five hits, seven runs, six earned runs, walked four, hit two batters and struck out four.
Thursday, June 10, 2021, at Marion
Marion 4, Benton 3
BC 300 000 0 - 3 M 101 011 x - 4
Benton Community had three hits. Easton Patterson and Landen Schmuecker had one single ache. Aiden Albertsen had a single and one RBI. Benton had two errors. Cade Timmerman allowed 11 hits, four earned runs, walked no one and struck out four.
(The second game was postponed)
Friday, June 11, 2021, at Vinton
Benton 4, Vinton-Shellsburg 1
BC 010 100 2 - 4
VS 000 100 0 - 1
Benton had six hits in the road victory. Evan Daugherty was 1 for 4 with a double and one RBI. Schmuecker was 1 for 3 with a solo home run. Albertsen was 1 for 3. Zane Frese had a solo home run. Lane Kaestner was 1 for 3 with one RBI. The team had no errors. Frese threw for seven innings, allsoed two hits, one earned run, walked three and struck out 10.