Anna Pipenhagen pitched the distance and knocked in two runs with a double as Elk River topped Coon Rapids 7-3 there Wednesday.
The junior right-hander gave up seven hits and three walks and struck out six.
For Coon Rapids (6-7), Allie Hable fanned 12 and walked just one but eight Elks had at least one hit.
Austyn Beese was 2-for-4, Jess Neuman 2-for-3, Michaela Bruns 1-for-4 (double, two RBI), Kathi Opsahl 1-for-4 (double, RBI, two runs), Jayme Langbehn 1-for-3 (RBI), Courtney Jensen 1-for-4 and Ali Krohn 1-for-3.
The Elks (6-2 conference, 12-2 overall) will play at Champlin Park on Thursday.