Volleyball: Royals nipped by Maple Grove for first loss

The Maple Grove Crimson prevailed in a close four-game match over the Rogers Royals on Thursday evening, 22-25, 25-23, 25-20, 25-23.

Erin Engel delivered 14 kills and Lauren Miller 13 for Maple Grove, with Kayla Crane providing 45 assists.

It was the first loss for Rogers after two wins.

Abby Folk led Rogers with 29 digs and 49 serve-receives while serving 17-for-17. Kendra Burr served  20-for-21 with four aces and made 29 receives. Bre Westberg had 11 kills and Lizzy Meyer 10.

Rogers will host Elk River on Tuesday.