Sports

by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers   Traci Ohlenkamp is the new head Osseo High girls’ soccer coach but she is no stranger to the program. Ohlenkamp, a graduate of Irondale High and University of Minnesota-Duluth, served as the Osseo varsity assistant coach for both girls’ soccer and fast pitch softball at Osseo Senior for [...]

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With many players back from last year’s team that made it all the way to the section championship game, the Maple Grove boys’ soccer team is looking forward to another successful season. The 2014 Crimson are led by senior captains Kevin Hoof (center mid-fielder), Trevor Gifft (he has moved from forward to his preferred position [...]

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by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers   When Brycen Wojta gets together with his friends and talks about what he did this summer, it’s safe to say not many of them can top what he got to experience this July. Wojta, a former Maple Grove High standout athlete and honor student (Class of 2013), received [...]

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The Maple Grove dance team will have its biggest fundraiser of the year at the 12th annual Taste of Maple Grove Saturday, Sept. 13, from 5:30 to 11 p.m. at the Maple Grove Community Center. The event, which is open to the public, promotes local businesses and restaurants, and benefits the high school dance team. [...]

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Maple Grove area swimmer Madison Rundell finished the summer long course season with strong performances at the state meet July 24 to 27 at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center, earning top eight honors in individual and relay events. Both swim with the Eden Prairie-based Team Foxjet swim club. Rundell placed first in the 200 [...]

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Attention all girls interested in playing volleyball for the Maple Grove Senior High 2014 season (grades seven to 12).   Tryouts will be held at Maple Grove Senior High Monday, Aug. 11 through Wednesday, Aug. 13. Tryout times are 9 to 11 a.m., lunch break and noon to 2 p.m. each day. Please bring a packed lunch.   Athletes should be prepared [...]

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The Osseo baseball programs continue to uphold the tradition of quality baseball, and have had another successful season in 2014. The high school program fielded three teams during the spring season. The sophomore team, coached by Eric Weum and Mike Krempa, started out the season 4-0 and finished with an above .500 record with lots [...]

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By Ryan Lucas   (Editor’s note: This article is reprinted with permission from USA Taekwondo) Deep in the labyrinthine halls of the San Jose McEnery Convention Center one day last July, immersed in the constant pressure and endless noise of a national event, Zachery Budde centered his thoughts. Then and now, another gold medal to [...]

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