Elks end post-season play in the SO-DAK 16 game

March 18, 2020

Nibbe V-H game
Photo courtesy of Kelsey Beckman
Matthew Nibbe goes up for a 2-point shot during the Viborg-Hurley game at the Sanford Pentagon on Tuesday, March 10.

By Shelly Finzen

After a good run, the Elks ended their post-season in the SO-DAK 16 game against the Region V No. 1-seeded Viborg-Hurley Cougars on Tuesday, March 10. The Cougars defeat­ed the Elks 63-40. Coach Steve Erickson said, “I give Viborg-Hurley credit. They are long, athletic, and cre­ated some problems for us. There is a reason they were rated in the top three and spent the majority of the year at number one. Very well coached and just cre­ate a ton of mismatches.”
Matthew Nibbe and Mar­cus Harming led the Elk scoring with nine points each…

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