Volleyball: Elks sweep Park Center, notch 18 aces

The unbeaten Elk River Elks served 18 aces in a 25-23, 25-21, 25-15 conquest of Park Center at home in the conference opener on Thursday evening.

The Elks served 68-for-73, led by Janel Finkbeiner at 23-for-24 with seven aces, and Jordan Moening 15-for-16 with six aces. Jayde Krauth was 10-for-10 with three aces. Bailey Lundquit and Lindsey Lowe had one ace each.

Moening and Krauth notched eight kills each and Finkbeiner six. Finkbeiner made nine assists. Kara Ziemer led with 16 serve receives and 10 digs. Moening had 12 serve receives.

The Elks (4-0) will play at North Branch on Tuesday.