Baseball: Elks fall to St. Francis in 13 innings at Legion district

The Elk River Legion team lost a 13-inning game to St. Francis 7-6 in the district playoffs on Wednesday evening.

The Elks (10-13) had a two-run lead twice but could not hold off the top-seeded Saints at Princeton.

Ben Boutain hit a two-run double and Mylo Hommes hit a two-run triple for the Elks. Ben Johnson pitched eight innings and Levi Burke finished.

The Elks face Princeton in the sudden-death bracket Thursday.