University of Iowa Athletics
LHP

#29 Ben Beutel

Height 6-0
Weight 165 lbs.
Class RS Jr.
B/T L/L
Hometown Davenport, Iowa
High School Davenport Assumption
Previous School Allen CC/Bowling Green State

2020 — Season canceled by Big Ten Conference and NCAA on March 12 due to concerns of coronavirus (COVID-19)… went 0-0 with a 11.12 ERA in five appearances… had six strikeouts over 5 2/3 innings… got out of a bases-loaded, nobody out jam in the sixth in Iowa’s come-from-behind win over No. 14 Duke (3/1)… made his Iowa debut against Kent State (2/14).

2019 (at Allen CC) — Went 5-4 with a 3.72 ERA in 11 appearances, including 10 starts… struck out 75 over 55 2/3 innings, averaging 12.13 strikeouts per nine innings… tossed three complete games and also registered one save… allowed 50 hits.

2018 (at Bowling Green State) — Went 1-3 with a 5.34 ERA in nine appearances… started six games and logged 28 2/3 innings.

High School — Graduated from Assumption High School after spending his first three years in high school at Davenport North High School… earned three letters at Davenport… went 8-0 on the mound as a senior… posted a 0.64 ERA in 54 2/3 innings pitched as a senior… struck out 14 batters and allowed just one base runner in the 2017 state semifinal game… named all-conference as a sophomore and junior… also picked up all-district honors as a junior… selected to Quad-City Times All-Metro Team as a junior… as a junior, struck out 54 batters over 46 innings, while posting a 1.37 ERA and holding batters to a .157 batting average… his sophomore season, registered 36 strikeouts in 26 1/3 innings, and held batters to a .143 batting average… finished his sophomore season with a 1.86 ERA.

Personal — Born Sept. 2, 1999… son of John and Terri Beutel… has one older brother, Bryan, and one youngster sister, Amanda… brother played baseball at St. Ambrose University… majoring in sport and recreation management.