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Elk River stayed unbeaten in conference with a 7-0 win over the Andover Huskies on Thursday. The Elks (6-1 overall) will host Blaine on Tuesday. Elks 7, Andover 0 Singles (1) Meagan Brown, ER, def Marcy Chock 6-0, 6-0 (2) Jen Koehler, ER, def Sophie Seibure 6-2, 6-1 (3) Lauren Brayden, ER, def Anna Belschner [...]

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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Elk River ran wild for 642 yards and posted their first shutout in ten years as they opened the season with a 47-0 romp over Coon Rapids on Thursday evening at Coon Rapids. It didn’t take the 2014 Elks long to resemble the past three editions in ability to [...]

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Victories in the first four events launched Elk River-Rogers-Zimmerman on a 101-83 win over Buffalo in the Elks’ dual meet opener at home Thursday evening. The medley relay, Jessica Young in the 200, Alaina Sylvester in the individual medley and Taylor Odegard in the 50 got the Elks off to a strong start. “It was [...]

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Blaine’s outstanding forward Brittany Monteon drilled two second-half goals as the Bengal tripped the Elk River Elks 2-1 on Thursday evening. “Monteon is, in my opinion, the best player in the conference,” said Elk coach Brian Steuter. “We did everything right on those plays, but she made world-class finishes.” After a scoreless half, the Elks [...]

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The Elk River volleyball team is off to a 2-0 start after defeating North Branch 18-25, 25-14, 25-19, 25-20 in the home opener on Thursday evening. Leading the attack were Kennedy Strain with 13 kills and setter Gina Honek with 12, while Abi Scheid added seven and Sidney Wentland four. Scheid made three solo blocks. [...]

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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Everybody’s ready for some real football, and it’s almost here. After two weeks of practices, and a Saturday of scrimmages, on the heels of summer team camps, District 728 teams will be kicking off the 2014 season Thursday evening, and not a moment too soon. “Today, you could see [...]

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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Madyson St. Germain delivered the lone goal as Elk River picked up its first victory, 1-0 over Totino-Grace, on Tuesday at home. It was the conference opener for the Elks (1-2) against a team making its debut in the Northwest Suburban. St. Germain, senior forward, scored midway through the [...]

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Totino-Grace made an impressive debut in the Northwest Suburban with a 4-0 win over Elk River-Zimmerman on Tuesday in Elk River. “We are excited to be playing in a new conference and looking forward to new challenges and playing bigger schools,” said coach Bill Vance. The Eagles, handing the Elks their first loss in three [...]

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