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by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers Asked whether his Maple Grove boys’ hockey team has set high goals for the 2014-15 season, Crimson senior captain Josh Passolt said, “We are setting our sights on the X (the state tournament at Xcel Energy Center). Anything else would be a disappointment.” The Crimson have indeed set very […]

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by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers If senior leadership is an ingredient for success, the Osseo High boys’ hockey team should do well this winter. The Orioles are returning eight senior lettermen from last year. In fact 14 players on the varsity team are seniors. Leading the way are senior captains Mason Hautala and Ben […]

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by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers Maple Grove girls’ hockey coach Rob Potter was tired after a recent practice but he could not hide his excitement when he talked about the 2014-15 squad. With talent, depth and experience, the Crimson appear ready for a big season. “This is the deepest team I’ve ever coached on […]

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The Maple Grove boys’ soccer team was honored for its brilliant 2014 season at the recent banquet. The Crimson enjoyed the program’s best season with a record of 20-2. They won the Northwest Suburban Conference and Section 5AA championships and took fourth place in the state tournament. They posted 14 shut-outs, with 69 goals for […]

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The Maple Grove girls’ soccer team was recognized for an outstanding 2014 season at last week’s banquet. The Crimson had a record-breaking year. The records they broke were: • Most shutouts in school history (11) • Fewest goals against per game: 0.44 • Third most goals scored per game: 2.44 • Second biggest goals differential […]

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No player in MIAC history ever eclipsed the 300-yard receiving mark in a single game… that is, until the final day of the 2014 regular season. In a wild, snow-filled, 62-61 double-overtime win over No. 18/20-ranked Bethel Nov. 15, Augsburg wide receiver and Osseo High graduate Joey Sonnenfeld shattered a 24-year-old conference record by nearly 50 […]

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By Jake Schroer Crow River News Sports A five-goal second period, including four goals in four minutes, gave the River Hawks an 8-3 win in the conference opener Nov. 21 against the Cambridge-Isanti Blue Jackets. Rachel King recorded another hat trick and Allie McCarthy scored twice in the win. North Wright County’s next game is […]

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By Jake Schroer Crow River News Sports The STMA Knights boys’ 2013-2014 hockey season ended on a sour note with a 3-2 loss to Andover in the section quarterfinal. The Knights of 2014-2015 come in with high expectations for a new year. STMA opened the season on Nov. 25 against Forest Lake at the Albertville […]

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