Elk River wrestling
by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Jacob Bunker, former Elk River wrestler, will make his amateur Mixed Martial Arts debut on Saturday evening at the Anoka Armory, announced promoter Jim Clark. Bunker, a college student who has done well in several Jui jitsu tournaments, is nicknamed “Viking”...Read More
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BASKETBALL, BOYS Record — 13-7 conference, 20-9 overall All-conference — Porter Morrell (sr G), Bryan Edwards (sr C), Clay Elrod (jr F) … Honorable mention: none Team awards — MVP: Morrell … Most improved: Edwards … Hustler: Hadden Team leaders — Scoring: Morrell 18.5 (536), Elrod 17.1...Read More
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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Evan Caldon had a bittersweet feeling after becoming Elk River’s lone entrant in the state wrestling tournament for the second straight year Saturday, placing second at 132 pounds in Section 7AAA at Anoka. “I just wish my brother could have been here...Read More
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The Elk River wrestlers were seeded last among nine teams in Section 7AAA, which has four ranked teams. The Elks (7-7) face No. 8 Andover on Thursday in Andover at 7 p.m,. with the winner advancing to the eight-team tournament Friday at St. Michael-Albertviille, where they will open against top-seed...Read More
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Elk River wrestlers closed their season wilt a 41-29 loss to the Blaine Bengals on Thursday at Blaine, a result their coach called disappointing. “It was a hard loss. We got outworked,” said Paul Nelson, noting that the Elks lost four of five close decisions and “too many pins (thr...Read More
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