The Cardinals lost to a tough Elkton-Lake Benton team in three sets – 25-17, 15-17, 25-15 – in Elton Thursday.
St. Mary was led by Riley Wolles and Ally Mullaney, who had nine and 11 blocks, respectively.
Kaitlyn Vortherms, Abby Siemonsma and Mullaney each had two ace serves. Mullaney and Kelly Michel each had five kills.
Siemonsma had 12 set assists and nine digs for St. Mary.