Central Ohio Friday Night Standouts

Posted On: 10/16/19 3:58 PM

Rivalry History:

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Tonight will be the 10th meeting all time between cross town rivals Rogers and Elk River. The two high schools are only separated by 8.2 miles, highway 101, and the Mississippi River. Even though Rogers high school was founded in 2003, compared to Elk River in 1888. The rivalry between Elk River and the Royals has quietly became one of the most intense yearly battles in the state. This year the Elks have a great team sitting at a 7-0 record heading into week 8, and Rogers sits at 6-1. There has been some all-time great games in the rivalry.

  • 2010: (regular season) Rogers: 55 Elk River: 0
  • 2011: (regular season) Elk River: 17 Rogers: 14
  • 2012: (section tournament) Elk River: 53 Rogers: 42
  • 2013: (section tournament) Rogers: 52 Elk River: 14
  • 2014: (section tournament) Rogers: 42 Elk River: 34
  • 2015: (regular season) Rogers: 19 Elk River: 13
  • 2016: (regular season) Elk River: 49

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