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HS Softball: Vinton-Shellsburg Edges Benton
By Josh Christensen, TV9 Sports
BENTON, Iowa - Two rivals went at it on Saturday in the Class 4A regionals, Vinton-Shellsburg and Benton.
Benton was down 2-0 in the bottom of the 4th until Emily Walton hit a two-run home run to tie the game.
Vinton-Shellsburg came back in the top of the 6th scoring a run on a wild pitch. The Vikettes also turned a huge 1-2-3 double play in the bottom half of the inning when Benton had the bases loaded and one out.
Vinton-Shellsburg won 3-2.