Chase Hahne was low shooter with 70 as the Elk River golfers opened the season with a first-place finish in a conference meet Tuesday at Links at Northfork.
The Elks shot 302, Anoka 306, Osseo 309 and Andover 314 to lead the 10-team meet.
Along with Hahne’s 70, the Elks had John Butler with 73, Alex Kline 78 and Sawyer Springman 81.
Osseo’s Dalton Charboneau was right behind Hahne with 71, followed by Butler and Maple Grove’s Sam Jensen, Andover’s Davis Tollette and Anoka’s Tyler Hong all with 74’s.
The Elks are defending NWSC champions.
Next is the Coon Rapids Invitational on Thursday.