The Elk River Elks lost their regular-season finale to Maple Grove 71-58 at home on Friday evening.
The Elks finished 11-9 in conference for fifth place among 11 teams in the Northwest Suburban.
They’ll take a 15-11 overall record into Section 8AAAA with a home game Tuesday. Pairings are not announced yet.
Ellen Edison scored 21 points, Stephanie Davison 15 and Stephanie Pappas 12 for the Crimsom, who were the conference runner-up at 18-2, and are 21-5 overall.
The Elks had Makenzie Frericks with 13 points, Annie Sizen 12, Victoria Jenson 11 and Jordyn Sohns 10.
Final NWSC standings
Maple Grove 18-2
Elk River 11-9
Champlin Park 10-10
Coon Rapids 7-13
Park Center 3-17