Golf: Elk boys 7th at sectional

The Elk River boys golf team placed seventh in Section 7AAA on Monday while Mitch Nelson and Jason Peterson advanced to the final rounds slated for Thursday at Hinckley.

Grand Rapids with 300, Forest Lake with 303 and Chisago Lakes with 308 were the tams advancing. The Elks scored 319 to finish right in the middle of the 13-team field.

Nelson shot 78 and Peterson 79 to make the cut. The other counting scores were 81’s by Riley Johnson and Cooper Bleyhl.