Kara Ziemer delivered 22 kills and 20 digs as Elk River outlasted Forest Lake 15-25, 25-19, 25-19, 26-24 there Tuesday evenings.
Janell Finkbeiner noted 10 kills and 22 assists, Bailey Lunduist five kills and 20 assists, and sophomore Kennedy Strain added seven kills in her best game so far.
The Elks (10-2) suffered 16 missed serves while making only five aces, but their attacking was strong throughout led by Ziemer, good on 47 of 55 attempts. Leading in digs was Rachel Anderson with 26.
Forest Lake fell to 4-8.
The Elks will host Osseo on Thursday.