Basketball: Centennial downs Elk boys 76-61
Centennial had six double-digit scorers as the Cougars extended Elk River’s losing streak 76-61 on Friday evening in Circle Pines.
Mitchell Kuck tallied 16 points, Payton Sanders 14, Jared Nelson and Mason Hurley 13 each, and Joshua Matheson and Scott Peterson 10 each, for the Cougars, who led 39-27 at halftime.
Ben Erickson scored 13 points and Ryan Ness and Porter Morrell 9 each for the Elks.
The Elks are 1-10 in conference and 4-13 overall with nine straight losses. Centennial is 3-8 in conference and 4-13 overall.
Elk River will play at Park Center on Tuesday.
Elk scoring– Ryan ness 9, Ben Erickson 13, Will Iverson 6, Terry Hadden 1, Landon Werner 5, Porter Morrell 9, Clay Elrod 6, Nate Arens 7, Coleman Hayes 5