Golf: Elk girls beat Maple Grove; conference finale next

The Elk River golfers beat Maple Grove 159 to 184 in a conference dual meet Tuesday at Cedar Creek in Albertville.

Mary Elmquist scored 36, Samantha Lindeen 40, Mirandy Raty 40, Morgan Bleyhl 43, Morgan Dietrichs 44 and Alexa Filipiak 45.

The Elks are third in a close conference race, two points behind Blaine and one behind Andover. The conference season will conclude Friday with the full conference meet at Coon Rapids.