Volleyball: Elks snag Maple Grove 3-1

Janel Finkbeiner sparkled all around the rotation for Elk River as the Elks beat a team higher in the standings, Maple Grove, 3-1 there Tuesday evening.

The Elks’ 25-23, 25-23, 12-25, 25-17 victory raised their NWSC record to 3-3, and their overall to 10-4. Maple Grove is 4-3 and 9-4.

Finkbeiner,  junior setter and outside hitter, led with 14 kills while making 17 assists, two aces and three blocks.

Jayde Krauth added 11 kills and Jordan Moening 10, with each also acing two serves. Bailey Lundquist provided 21 assists and Rachel Anderson led with 10 digs.

The Elks had a good night blocking led by Krauth with seven.

The Elks will host Osseo on Thursday evening.