BASKETBALL: Belle Plaine and Benton had games on Friday, February 4

Friday, Feb. 4, 2022

Benton Community girls’ basketball
At Van Horne
Benton (16-3) 52, Vinton-Shellsburg (12-8) 45

VS  6 17  9 13 – 45
BC 18 10 10 14 – 52

Jenna Twedt scored 16 for Benton. McKenna Kramer added 10. Twedt also had seven rebounds and six assists. Grace Embretson had three steals. Ashlie Meyer and Alyssa Griffith led V-S with 13 points each.

Benton hosts Clear Creek Amana (14-6) on Tuesday, Feb. 8. They host Solon (12-7) on Monday, Feb. 14.

BC girls BCV-S
FGMA17/4719/48
3PMA5/181/10
FTMA13/286/11
Rebounds3326
Assists118
Steals81
Blocks12
Turnovers611
Fouls1018

Benton Community boys’ basketball
At Vinton-Shellsburg
Vinton-Shellsburg (3-15) 52, Benton (5-14) 50

BC 14 10 21  5 – 50
VS 13 14 13 10 – 52

Blake Daugherty led Benton with 21 points, including 4 of 10 shooting for three-pointers. With four rebounds each were Aiden Harris, Noah Franck and Will Shaw. Owen Tjelmeland had three assists and three steals. Franck blocked three shots.

BC BoysBCV-S
FGMA15/44
3PMA8/25
FTMA12/18
Rebounds19
Assists10
Steals6
Blocks6
Turnovers11
Fouls16

Benton travels to Mount Vernon (9-9) on Friday, Feb. 11. They play at Clear Creek Amana (12-6) on Tuesday, Feb. 15. TICKETS

Belle Plaine girls’ basketball
At Belle Plaine
Belle Plaine (12-7) 40, GMG (7-12) 34

GMG 14 5  8  7 – 34
BP  16 11 9 12 – 48

GMG was led by Adelyn Sienknecht with 11 points.

Belle Plaine hosts BCLUW (11-8) on Monday, Feb. 7, at 4 p.m. They host HLV (4-16) on Tuesday, Feb. 8, at 6 p.m. Tourney plan begins on Thursday, Feb. 10, at Belle Plaine, against Don Bosco. The game starts at 7 p.m. TICKETS

BP girlsBPGMG
FGMA13/47
3PMA2/10
FTMA6/12
Rebounds32
Assists7
Steals16
Blocks5
Turnovers25
Fouls21

Belle Plaine boys’ basketball
At Belle Plaine
Belle Plaine (12-7) 79, GMG (7-12) 64

GMG 10 16 19  9 – 64
BP  16 14 17 32 – 79

Ben DeMeulenaere led Belle Plaine with 38 points and 17 rebounds. Wyatt Kuch added 13 points. Kuch also had 10 assists. Eli Ehlen had three steals. DeMeulenaere also had two blocks.

Kooper Gill led GMG with 20 points

Belle Plaine hosts BCLUW (1-17) on Monday, Feb. 7, at 7:30 p.m. They travel to HLV (3-16) on Tuesday, Feb. 8, with the game starting at 7:30 p.m. Belle Plaine plays Cedar Valley Christian (11-10) at Gladbrook-Reinbeck on Monday, Feb. 14, as Class 1A tourney action begins. Belle Plaine is in District 4.

BP boysBPGMG
FGMA30/5624/65
3PMA1/124/18
FTMA18/3112/17
Rebounds4429
Assists2115
Steals511
Blocks31
Turnovers1411
Fouls1426

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