St. Joe Benton runs away with BLHS baseball opener
The Basehor-Linwood baseball team struck first with a one-run first inning, but it was all St. Joe Benton the rest of the way as the Bobcats were dealt an 11-1 season-opening loss on Monday.
Drew Potter led the Bobcats by going 2-for-3, and both Zac Hevel and Tanner Garver went 1-for-2, each hitting doubles. Hevel scored the Bobcats’ lone run in the first inning and Garver also later reached on a walk.
Joe Merino went 1-for-2, as did Zach Joyce, who also reached on a walk. Seagar Smith rounded out the Bobcats’ hitting, going 1-for-3.
BLHS (0-1) returned to play in a doubleheader at Lansing on Wednesday, the results of which were not available at press time. Visit basehorinfo.com for the latest.