**Belle Plaine Softball**

**Monday, June 28, 2021, at North English**

**Belle Plaine 2, English Valleys 0**

BP 200 000 0 - 2

EV 000 000 0 - 0

Belle Plaine had five hits in the SICL contest. Olivia Bohlen was 2 for 3 with a double. Jacey Reineke was 1 for 2 with one RBI. Kiley Alcott was 1 for 2 with one RBI. Judy Campbell was 1 for 3 with a double. The team had three strikeouts and three walks. They had no errors. Winning pitcher Breanna Cook allowed three hits, no runs, walked three and struck out seven.

**Thursday, July 1, 2021, at Keota**

**Belle Plaine 10, Keota 2**

BP 301 240 0 - 10 K 002 000 0 - 2

Belle Plaine had 15 hits in the SICL contest. Olivia Bohlen was 2 for 5 with a triple and three RBIs. Jacey Reineke was 3 for 5 with one RBI. Kiley Alcott was 2 for 4 with a double and one RBI. Alyssa Tegeler was 2 for 4 with two RBIs. Jenna Fry was 2 for 4 with two RBIs. Abby Sieck had a single and one RBI. Judy Campbell was 2 for 4. Breanna Cook was 1 for 3. Belle Plaine had three errors. They had no strikeouts or walks. Cook allowed eight hits, two runs (no earned runs), walked one and struck out 11.

**Friday, July 2, 2021 at Lisbon Park**

**Highland 5, Belle Plaine 2**

BP 000 000 2 - 2 H 102 011 X - 5

Belle Plaine traveled to the Lisbon tournament and lost Highland in the first game, 5-2. Belle Plaine hit. the ball well with 11 hits. Bohlen was 4 for 4. Reineke had a single. Tegeler was 2 for 4. Kiley Alcott singled home two RBIs. Fry had one single, as did Alivia Haack. The team had four strikeouts. Belle Plaine had three errors. Cook threw for six innings, allowed nine hits, five runs (three earned), walked one and struck out four.

**West Burlington 13, Belle Plaine 1**

BP 001 00 - 1 WB 570 1x - 13

The regular season closed with a loss to West Burlington. Belle Plaine had four hits, with singles from Bohlen, Reineke, Tegeler and Alcott. Alcott had one RBI. Belle Plaine had four strikeouts. They had no errors. Alcott threw for four innings, allowed 13 hits, 13 runs (10 earned), walked one, hit on batter and struck out one.

**Belle Plaine Baseball**

**Monday, June 28, 2021, at North English**

**Belle Plaine 9, English Valleys 5**

BP 104 011 2 - 9

EV 220 001 x - 5

Belle Plaine had nine hits. Jaxon Kressley was 2 for 4 with a home run and one RBI. Ty Alcott was 2 for 4 with a double and one RBI. Jack Schwenn was 1 for 4. Eli Ehlen was 1 for 4 with one RBI. Chase Wickwire was 2 for 2 with one RBI. Connor Timm was 1 for 4 with two RBIs. Belle Plaine had 10 stolen bases, with four for Wickwire. The team had three errors. Alcott threw for 2 2/3 innings for the win, allowing five hits, four runs (three earned), walked two and struck out five. Jaxon Kressley threw for 2 1/3 innings, allowed one hit, one run, walked four and struck out four. Kanyon Schwab threw for 1 2/3 innings, allowed two hits, no runs, walked three and struck out two. Wickwire threw for one out.

**Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at Belle Plaine**

**North Linn 12, Belle Plaine 2**

NL 525 00 - 12 BP 000 20 - 2

Belle Plaine hosted second-ranked North Linn (27-2) on Tuesday, June 29. Belle Plaine had five hits. Jaxson Kressley was 2 for 3. Jackson Tegeler was 1 for 2 with one RBI. Jack Schwenn was 1 for 2. Keaton Parrott was also 1 for 2. They team had five errors. Eli Ehlen threw for four innings and took the loss. He allowed eight hits, 12 runs (nine earned), walked three, hit three batters and struck out four. Tegeler threw for one inning, allowed one hit and walked one.

**Wednesday, June 30, 2021, at Belle Plaine**

**Sigourney 9, Belle Plaine 6**

S 002 210 04 - 9 BP 000 203 01 - 6

Belle Plaine had 10 hits, five walks and nine strikeouts in the SICL contest. Jaxon Kressley was 1 for 5 with two RBIs. Tegeler had a single. Alcott was 1 for 1 with a double. Jack Schwenn added a single. Eli Ehlen was 2 for 4. Kanyon Schwab was 3 for4 4 with a double and one RBI. Chase Wickwire was 1 for 2 with one RBI. The team had four errors. Chase Wickwire threw for three innings, allowed two hits, four earned runs, walked three, and hit two batters. Tegeler took the loss. He threw three innings, allowed three hits, four runs (one earned), walked two, hit one batter and struck out four. Nate Hoover threw for two innings, allowed one run, walked two and hit two batters.

**Thursday, July 1, 2021, at Keota**

**Keota 7, Belle Paine 3**

BP 000 003 0 - 3 K 200 230 x - 7

Belle Plaine had two hits, walked three times and had 12 strikeouts against Keota. Getting singles were Alcott and Wickwire. Wickwire had two RBIs. The team had five errors. Keaton Parrott started and took the loss, throwing for four innings, allowing four hits, seven runs (two earned), walked four and struck out five. Alcott closed, allowing no hits or runs, walking four and striking out five.

Belle Plaine hosts Union this Tuesday, July 6, at 6 p.m., then travels to HLV to play North Tama in Class 1A tournament action. The game starts at 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 10.

**Benton Softball**

**Monday, June 28, 2021, at Williamsburg**

**Williamsburg 11, Benton 7**

BC 020 031 1 - 7 W 121 070 x - 11

Benton had six hits in the contest. Jaida Lyons was 1 for 3 with one RBI. Ana Glawe was 1 fo 3. Katelyn Buscher was 1 for 3 with a home run and one RBI. Sarah Gorkow was 1 for 3 with a home run and one RBI. Gabby McKee was 1 for 4 with a home run and three RBIs. Jessa DeMoss was 1 for 1 with a home run and one RBI. The team had one error. Hope Moore started and took the loss. She allowed seven hits, six runs (five earned), walked three and struck out two. Hannah Greiner threw for two innings, allowed five hits, five earned runs, and hit one batter.

**Williamsburg 10, Benton 1**

BC 000 010 0 - 1 W 431 101 x - 10

Benton had seven hits in the second game. Glawe was 2 for 3. McKee was 1 for 2. Alyse Harvey was 3 for 3 with two doubles. Brielle Hogan had one RBI. The team had two errors. DeMoss was the losing pitcher, threw 1 1/3 innings, allowing seven hits, seven earned runs, walking three and striking out one. Greiner threw for for 2 2/3 innings, allowed four hits, two earned runs, walked two and struck out one. Tegan Vogt threw for two innings, allowed no hits, one earned run, walked two and struck out one.

**Thursday, July 1, 2021, at Mount Vernon**

**Mount Vernon 12, Benton 2**

BC 000 020 0 - 2 MV 071 040 x - 12

Benton has six hits against Mount Vernon. The struck out five times and had no walks. Anna Glawe was 1 for 3. Hannah Greiner was 3 for 3 with two doubles. Gabby McKee had one RBI. Katelyn Buscher added one RBI. Emma Townsley was 1 for 2. The team had two errors. Buscher was the losing pitcher. She threw for 1 1/3 innings, allowed seven hits, seven earned runs, walked one and struck out one. Greiner threw for one inning, allowed three hits, four earned runs, walked one and struck out two. Jesse DeMoss threw for 1 2/3 innings, allowed three hits, one earned run, and walked two.

**Mount Vernon 9, Benton 6**

BC 101 220 0 - 6

MV 200 340 x - 9

Benton had nine hits in the second game. They had three walks and four strike-outs. Townsley was 2 for 3. Sarah Gorkow was 2 for 4 with a double and two RBIs. Glawe was 2 for 4 with one RBI. Alyse Harvey had one RBI. Greiner had one RBI. McKee was 2 for 4 with two doubles. The team had no errors. Hope Moore was the losing pitcher, throwing 4 2/3 innings, allowing eight hits, nine earned runs, walking seven, and hitting one batter. DeMoss threw 1 1/3 innings, allowed two hits, and struck out one.

**Friday, July 2, 2021 at Iowa City West Rick Doran Classic**

**Benton 12, Mount Pleasant 0**

BC 0 12 0 - 12 MP 0 0 0 - 0

**Benton 7, Iowa City West 1**

BC 010 240 0 - 7 ICW 000 000 1 - 1

**Benton baseball**

**Monday, June 28, 2021 at Williamsburg**

**Williamsburg 6, Benton 2**

BC 100 100 0 - 2 W 203 120 x - 6

The Bobcats had four hits in the first game. Cade Timmerman was 1 for 3 with one RBI. Landen Schmuecker was 1 for 3. Aiden Albertsen was 1 for 3. Lane Kaestner was 1 for 2. The team had four strikeouts and two walks. The team had three errors. Thompson took the loss, throwing for four innings, allowing eight hits, six runs (five earned), walked two, hit one batter and struck out four. Evan Daugherty threw for two innings, allowed no hits, walked one and struck out two.

**Williamsburg 9, Benton 5**

BC 001 220 0 - 5 W 012 213 x - 9

Benton had eight hits in the second game. Schmuecker was 3 for 4 with two doubles and two RBIs. Albertsen was 1 for 4. Zane Frese was 1 for 4 with one RBI. Daugherty was 1 for 4. The team had seven strikeouts and one walk. Cael Kaestner was 2 for 3. The team had one errors. Losing pitcher Lane Kaestner threw for five innings, allowed 11 hits, six earned runs, walked no one and struck out three. Jordan Thys threw for one inning, allowed five hits, three earned runs, walked no one and struck out one.

**Thursday, July 1, 2021, at Van Horne**

**Belle Plaine 8, Beckman 4**

B 010 000 3 - 4 BC 101 015 x - 8

Benton had nine hits the first game, drew three walks and struck out five times. Cade Timmerman was 1 for 2 with a home run and two RBIs. Easton Patterson had one RBI. Landen Schmuecker was 3 for 4 with a double and three RBIs. Aiden Albertsen was 1 for 4. Evan Daugherty was 2 for 3. Aidan Thompson was 1 for 2. Casey Gallagher was 1 for 3. The team had two errors. Winning pitcher Cade Timmerman threw for 5 2/3 innings, allowed six hits, one run, walked three and struck out six. Jordan Thys threw for 1 2/3 innings, allowed three hits, three earned runs, walked one and struck out one.

**Benton 3, Beckman 2**

B 010 020 0 - 2 BC 002 001 x - 3

Benton had four hits in the second close game. Timmerman was 1 for 3. Schmuecker was 1 for 3 with two RBIs. Evan Daugherty was 1 for 3. Cael Kaestner was 1 for 3 with one RBI. The team had one error. Zane Frese started and earned the win, throwing for 6 1/3 innings, allowing five hits, two runs (one earned), walking three and striking out seven. Schmuecker closed for two-thirds of an inning, allowing no hits and striking out one.

**Friday, July 2, 2021, at Iowa City Regina**

**Regina 8, Benton 4**

BC 103 000 0 - 4 ICR 000 170 x - 8

Benton had four hits, three walks and 11 strikeouts. Timmerman was 2 for 3. Schmuecker was 2 for 4 with one RBI. Aiden Albertsen added one RBI. Zane Frese had two RBIs. Benton had two errors. Easton Patterson threw for 4 2/3 innings, allowed four hits, four runs (two earned), walked five and struck out five. Evan Dougherty threw 1 inning, allowed one hit and no runs. Lane Kaestner threw for one-third of an inning, allowed four hits, forur runs (none earned), walked one and struck out one.

**Saturday, July 3, 2021 at West Delaware**

**West Delaware 12, Benton 2**

BC 000 02 - 2 WD 525 0x - 12

Benton had six hits and four strikeouts in the first game. Timmerman was 1 for 3. Patterson was 1 for 3 with one RBI. Albertsen was 2 for 3 with a double and one RBI. Benton had three errors. Ryan Finn threw 1 1/3 innings and took the loss, allowing seven hits, seven earned runs, and walking two. Daugherty threw for 1 2/3 innings, allowed four hits, five runs (two earned), walked two, hit one batter and struck out one. Casey Gallagher threw for one inning, and hit one batter.

**West Delaware 5, Benton 0**

BC 000 000 0 - 0 WD 102 200 x - 5

Zane Frese and Hunter Vargason had singles for Benton in the second game. They had one walk and four strikeouts. The team had two errors. Jordan Thys threw for four innings and took the loss. He allowed seven hits, five earned runs, walked one and struck out five. Schmuecker threw for two innings, allowed three hits and hit two batters.

Benton travels to Center Point-Urbana on Monday, July 5. They travel to Marion on Tuesday, July 6. They host East Marshall on Wednesday, July 7, in non-conference action. They then host South Tama on Thursday, July 8. Next week Benton hosts Monticello on Monday, July 12, and travels to Assumption on Tuesday, July 13, at 3 p.m.