BC teams travel to Waverly for basketball; also face South Tama

Benton Community girls’ basketball

Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, at South Tama

No. 4 Benton (13-2) 67, South Tama (1-15) 12

BC 26 26 6 9 – 67
ST  0  6 2 4 – 12

Scoring 15 points each for Benton were Emma Townsley and Jenna Twedt. Aubrey Kelly had seven rebounds. Twedt had five assists and five steals. Aburey Kelly had two blocks.

South Tama statistics are coming.

Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, at Waverly

No. 4 Benton (14-2) 60, No. 9 Waverly-Shell Rock (10-4) 45

BC  14 19 12 15 – 60
WSR 10 15  7 13 – 45

Jenna Twedt scored 17 points. Emma Townsley had 15 for Benton. Piper Nelson added 12. McKenna Kramer had 11. Piper Nelson had five rebounds. Twedt had seven assists. Townsley had three steals. Waverly-Shell Rock was led by Katelyn Eggena with 19 points.

Benton hosts Williamsburg (3-12) on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2023, and they travel to No. 7 Clear Creek Amana (11-2) on Friday, Jan. 27, 2023.

Benton boys’ basketball

Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, at Van Horne

Benton (4-9) 66, South Tama (2-12) 38

ST  7 11  8 12 – 38
BC 16 14 13 23 – 66

Noah Franck led Benton with 23 points. Cael Kaestner had six rebounds. Owen Tjelmeland had six assists. With two steals each were Tjelmeland, Evan Daugherty and Easton Patterson. Franck had two blocks. South Tama statistics are coming.

Benton travels to Williamsburg (10-3) on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2023, and hosts Clear Creek-Amana (2-10) on Friday, Jan. 27, 2023.

Saturday, Jan. 21 2023, at Waverly

Waverly-Shell Rock (10-4) 64, Benton (4-10) 60

BC   9 16 14 21 - 60
WSR 14 17 15 18 - 64

Wyatt Rinderknecht led Benton with 13 points. Blake Daugherty added 11. With five rebounds each were Rinderknecht and Kolby Wenger. Quincy Gilbert had three assists. Evan Daugherty had four steals. Noah Frazell led WSR with 20 points.

GIRLSBCSTC
Field goals21/476/39
3-pointers9/230/3
Free throws16/260/2
Rebounds4320
Assists161
Steals179
Blocks45
Turnovers1322
Fouls517
BOYSSTCBC
Field goals
26/55
3-pointers
9/23
Free throws
5/6
Rebounds
34
Assists
21
Steals
9
Blocks
5
Turnovers
18
Fouls
10
GIRLSBCWSR
Field goals23/5015/36
3-pointers9/265/15
Free throws5/610/16
Rebounds2522
Assists1410
Steals61
Blocks01
Turnovers39
Fouls1810
BOYSBCWSR
Field goals21/5822/50
3-pointers13/3214/30
Free throws5/66/10
Rebounds2930
Assists1617
Steals69
Blocks01
Turnovers1010
Fouls1010

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