Sixth-inning rally helps BC to win over Burlington Saturday in softball

Benton softball

Saturday, July 10, 2021, at Van Horne

Class 4A – Region 6

Benton 3, Burlington 2

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Benton had six hits in the regional game against Burlington. Katelyn Buscher was 1 for 2. Alyse Harvey was 2 for 2 with one RBI. Sarah Gorkow was 1 for 3 with a double and two RBIs. Jaida Lyons was 1 for 3. Brielle Hogan was 1 for 3. Scoring one run each were Harvey, Haiden Moore and Carlie Sims.  The team had six strikeouts and three walks. Benton had two errors. Jessa DeMoss started on the mound, throwing 3 2/3 innings, allowing two hits, one run, 1 walk and striking out five. Buscher won in relief, throwing 3 1/3 innings, allowing three hits, one run, walking two and striking out five.

Benton (22-18) plays No. 6 Norwalk (23-15) or Oskaloosa (20-14) on Tuesday, July 13, at a site to be determined. 

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