Season continues for Benton softball

Monday, June 7, 2021 at Van Horne

Clear Creek Amana 8, Benton 2

CCA 002 051 0 - 8
BC  110 000 0 - 2

Benton had five hits in the first contest. Emma Townsley was 1 for 3. Alyse Harvey was 1 for 3 with a double. Jaida Lyons was 2 for 3 with two doubles. Jessa DeMoss was 1 for 3 with one RBI. The team had two errors. Katelyn Buscher threw for 5 1/3 innings, allowed 12 hits, eight runs, five earned runs, walked two and struck out two. She took the loss. DeMoss threw for 1 2/3 innings, allowed on hit, no runs and struck out one.

Clear Creek Amana 6, Benton 5

CCA 020 020 1 - 6
BC  000 100 4 - 5

Benton narrowly lost the second game, 6-5. The team had seven hits. Townsley was 1 for 3. Sarah Gorkow was 2 for 3. Gabby McKee was 1 for 4 with a home run and three RBIs. Buscher was 1 for 3. Brielle Hogan was 2 for 4 with a double. the team had one error. DeMoss took the loss, throwing for 3 1/3 innings, allowing two hits, two earned runs and striking out one. Hope Moore threw for four innings, allowed nine hits, four earned runs, walked one and struck out four. Buscher threw for two-thirds of an inning, and allowed one hit.

Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at Mount Mercy

Marion 4, Benton 2

BC 010 100 0 - 2
M  200 200 x - 4

The Lady Bobcats had nine hits. Townsley was 2 for 3 with one RBI. Harvey was 2 for 4 with a double. Moore was 1 for 2. Lyons was 1 for 3. Hogan was 2 for 3 with one RBI. The team had two errors. Buscher threw for six innings, allowed six hits, four earned runs, walked two and struck out three.

Marion 5, Benton 2

BC 200 000 0 - 2
M  030 002 x - 5

Benton had eight hits in the second game. Townsley was 1 for 4. DeMoss was 1 for 1. Harvey was 1 for 4 with a double. McKee was 1 for 4. Hannah Greiner was 2 for 3. Ana Glawe was 1 for 3. Hogan was 1 for 3. Benton had no errors. Moore was losing pitcher, throwing five innings, allowing four hits, four earned runs, walking five and striking out one. Buscher threw for one inning, allowed one hit, one earned run and walked one.

Friday, June 11, 2021 at Van Horne

Benton 11, Waverly-Shell Rock 0

Benton hosted Waverly-Shell Rock on Friday, June 11, at home, winning 11-0 in non-conference action. Benton had 12 hits. Townsley was 1 for 1. Harvey was 3 for 4 with one RBI. Greiner had one RBI. Glawe was 3 for 3 with three RBIs and one double. Moore was 1 for 3 with two RBIs. Lyons was 1 for 2 with one RBI. Hogan was 1 for 2 with a double. Brooke DeRycke was 1 for 2. McKee was 1 for 1 with a double and one RBI. Benton had four errors. DeMoss a freshman, was the winning pitcher, allowing no hits, walking no one and striking out four.

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