The Anoka boys lacrosse team lost 17-4 Tuesday in the first round of the state tournament to No. 3 seed Benilde-St. Margaret’s.
The Tornadoes, unseeded in the tournament, move to the consolation bracket and face No. 2 Eden Prairie on Thursday.
The Red Knights controlled Tuesday’s game from the start with a 3-1 lead in the first quarter and continued to build.
Samuel Hinrichs, Judson Abeler, Chandler Foerster and Jack Savini scored Anoka’s goals.