Golf: Elk boys 6th in NWSC meet

The Elk River boys golf team placed sixth among 11 teams at a Northwest Suburban Conference meet Tuesday at Edinburgh in Brooklyn Park. Blaine won with 322.

The Elks scored 338, led by Cooper Bleyhl with 83 and Riley Johnson with 85.

The Elks are finished with small NWSC meets and their next event will be the full NWSC meet next Thursday at Bunker Hills in Coon Rapids.

Elks 3rd in Mankato East event

The Elks shot 683 and placed third behind New Prague (644) and Mankato East (680) in the Mankato East Invitational on two courses last Friday and Saturday. There were nine teams.

Jason Peterson shot 86-83-169 and Johnson shot 88-83-171. Sam Haben had a 78 Friday but slipped to 98 Saturday.