Crimson seeded first in section baseball

Defending champion Maple Grove receives the No. 1 seed in this week’s Section 5 baseball tournament.

The top eight seeds are: 1. Maple Grove, 2. Coon Rapids, 3. Cooper, 4. Totino Grace, 5. Champlin Park, 6. Blaine, 7. Osseo, 8. Blaine.

Maple Grove took on Irondale May 28. The winner advanced to the section double-elimination semifinal round Wednesday, May 30. The section tournament continues June 1 and June 4 at Midway Stadium with the final set for Wednesday, June 6, at 6 p.m. at Midway Stadium.