Basketball: Elk boys cruise again, 66-41 over Anoka

The Elk River boys posted their third straight lopsided win, 66-41 over the Anoka Tornadoes, there Thursday evening.

Clay Elrod tallied 21 points, shooting 8-for-8 at the line and 6-for-10 from the field. Porter Morrell  hit 15 points,  made 6 assists and grabbed 7 rebounds. Bryan Edwards  notched 9 points and 10 rebounds.

The Elks were 22-for-29 on free shots, and 20-for-40 on field goals, 4-for-4 on three’s.

Now 8-4 in the NWSC and 13-4 overall, their previous two outings were a 60-30 win over Coon Rapids and 76-52 over Edina.

Elrod is averaging 17.1 points and Morrell 16.6.

Anoka fell to 2-11 in conference and 3-13 overall.
The Elks will try knock Brainerd from the unbeaten ranks on Saturday. Brainerd (14-0), a section rival, will host the Elks at 2:30 p.m.