A persistent rain couldn’t stop Central Bucks East boys’ lacrosse on Saturday. The Patriots beat Downingtown East, 10-6. CB East held the Cougars scoreless in the first half and controlled the tempo and the game. The Patriots had five scorers with two goals each (Matt Milici, Matt Schmidt, Matt Heim, Matt Vetter and Dustin Buchanan) and Sean McGovern had 13 saves. CB East moves to 3-1. Up next for the Patriots is a clash with Hatboro-Horsham at 6 p.m. Monday at Hatboro.