Bobcats sweep the Vikings

Benton Baseball

Monday, June 14, at Van Horne

Benton 11, Vinton-Shellsburg 1

VS 001 000 - 1 
BC 131 33x - 11

In the first game of the doubleheader sweep of Vinton-Shellsburg, Benton had 8 hits. Evan Daugherty was 1 for 3 with two RBIs. Easton Patterson was 1 for 3 with one RBI. Cade Timmerman was 2 for 2 with two RBIs. Aiden Albertsen was 2 for 4 with two RBIs. Zane Frese was 1 for 3 with one RBI. Cael Kaestner was 1 for 2 with one RBI. Daugherty stole two bases. The team had no errors. Lane Kaestner threw for six innings, allowed seven hits, one earned run, hit one batters and struck out eight.

Benton 12, Vinton-Shellsburg 2

VS 000 02 -  2
BC 261 3x - 12

The hits kept coming in the second game as Benton had 11 hits, including three doubles. Daugherty was 2 for 3 with one RBI. Patterson was 2 for 3 with a double and two RBIs. Timmerman was 2 for 3 with a double and three RBIs. Aiden Albertsen was 1 for 2. Lane Kaestner was 2 for 2. Aidan Thompson was 1 for 2 with a double and one RBI. Tyler Chambers was 1 for 3 with one RBI. The team had one error. Winning pitcher Patterson threw for five innings, allowed four hits, two runs, walked three and struck out five.

Tuesday, June 15, 2021, at Grinnell

Grinnell 4, Benton 0

BC 000 000 0 - 0
G  021 001 x - 4

Benton lost in non-conference action at Grinnell. Benton had five hits. Cade Timmerman was 1 for 3. Landen Schmuecker was 1 for 3 with a double. Aiden Albertsen was 1 for 2. Casey Gallagher was 2 for 3 with a double. Benton had 10 strikeouts. The team had three errors. Thompson threw for five innings and took the loss. He allowed five hits, three earned runs, walked six, hit two batters and struck out four. Jordan Thys threw for one inning, allowed one run, hit one batter and struck out one.

Thursday, June 17, 2021, at Maquoketa

Maquoketa 1, Benton 0

BC 000 000 0 - 0
M  000 000 1 - 1

In the first game against Maquoketa Benton had four hits. Cade Timmerman was 2 for 4. Easton Patterson was 1 for 2. Evan Daugherty was 1 for 3. The team had one errors. Timmerman allowed seven hits, one earned run, walked one and struck out seven. Benton had four strikeouts.

Maquoketa 7, Benton 0

BC 000 000 0 - 0
M  002 113 x - 7

Benton had five hits in the second game. Daugherty was 2 for 3. Patterson was 1 for 3. Landen Schmuecker was 1 for 3. Zane Frese was 1 for 3. Benton had one error. Jordan Thys threw for one inning, allowed five hits, three earned runs, walked no one and struck out one. Losing pitcher Zane Frese threw five innings, and allowed four hits, four runs, three earned runs, walked five, hit one batter and struck out eight. Benton had eight strikeouts.

Benton (5-9) hosts Independence (12-9) on Monday, June 21. They host Anamosa (12-10) on Tuesday, June 22. On Thursday, June 24, Benton hosts Linn-Mar (8-13) in a doubleheader.

Benton softball

Monday, June 14, 2021, at Van Horne

Benton 11, Vinton-Shellsburg 1

VS 000 010 0 -  1
BC 017 120 x - 11

Benton had 13 hits in the first game. Alyse Harvey was 3 for 4 with three doubles and one RBI. Hannah Greiner was 1 for 4 with a double and two RBIs. Ana Glawe was 1 for 2. Gabby McKee was 1 for 3 with one RBI. Katelyn Buscher was 1 for 3. Jaida Lyons was 1 for 2. Sarah Gorkow was 2 for 3. Brielle Hogan had one RBI. Hope Moore was 1 for 1. Jessa DeMoss was 2 for 2 with two RBIs. Benton had three errors. Buscher was winning pitcher, working five innings, and allowing four hits, one earned run, walking two and striking out four.

Benton 12, Vinton-Shellsburg 2

VS 010 010 0 -  2
BC 041 430 x - 12

Benton collected 13 hits in the second game. Emma Townsley was 2 for 3 with one RBI. Greiner was 3 for 4 with a double and two RBIs. Harvey had one RBI. Glawe was 1 for 3 with a double and one RBI. McKee was 2 for 3 with one RBI. Moore was 3 for 4. Buscher was 1 for 1. Sarah Gorkow was 1 for 1 with two RBIs. DeMoss was 1 for 1 with three RBIs. Benton had no errors. Winning pitcher Geiner worked five innings, allowed five hits, two earned runs, walked one and struck out three.

Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Maquoketa

Benton 6, Maquoketa 1

BC 100 302 0 - 6
M  000 100 0 - 1

Benton had eight hits in the first game. Moore was 1 for 4. McKee was 2 for 4 with one RBI. Buscher was 2 for 3 with a double. Townsley was 1 for 3 with one RBI. DeMoss was 1 for 2 with one RBI. Hogan was 1 for 3 with a double and two RBIs. The team had two errors. Buscher was the winning pitcher, allowing three hits, one run, hit one batter and struck out two.

Benton 10, Maquoketa 3

BC 010 054 0 - 10
M  001 000 2 -  3

In the second game Benton racked up 15 hits. Townsley was 2 for 4 with one RBI. Hogan was 1 for 4 with a double and one RBI. McKee was 1 for 3 with a double and two RBIs. Buscher was 3 for 4 with two doubles and one RBI. Lyons was 1 for 3 with a double and one RBI. Greiner was 1 for 4. DeMoss was 1 for 2. Moore was 2 for 3. Gorkow was 2 for 3 with a double and two RBIs. Glawe was 1 for 1. Benton had two errors. Moore was the winning pitcher, allowing four hits, three runs, one earned run, walking two, and hitting one batter.

Thursday, June 17, 2021, at Center Point

Center Point-Urbana 7, Benton 6

BC  020 030 1 - 6
CPU 001 020 4 - 7

Statistics are coming

Benton 5, Center Point-Urbana 4

BC  101 012 0 - 5
CPU 000 030 1 - 4

Statistics are coming

Friday, June 18, 2021, at Roland-Story Tournament

Benton 16, BCLUW 16

BCLUW 003 010 0 -  4
BC    247 030 x - 16

Benton 7, Ames 5

BC 021 013 0 - 7
A  410 000 0 - 5

ADM 6, Benton 5

BC 100 013 0 – 5
ADM 004 020 x – 6

Boone 10, Benton 0

BC 000 000 0 – 0
BN 321 103 x – 10

Benton (14-9) hosts Independence (9-18) on Monday, June 21. They travel to North Linn (26-2) on Thursday, June 24. They face Dubuque Hempstead (13-5) at the Jefferson softball field on Friday, June 25, at 10 a.m. They play Bettendorf (13-7) on Saturday, June 25, at 11:45 a.m.

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