The Maple Grove Crimson boys’ hockey team celebrated their season with a year-end banquet at the Rush Creek Golf Club Thursday, March 13. The team finished with a 15-9-3 record, good for fourth in the Northwest Suburban Conference. The Crimson were the second seed in the section playoffs, losing in the semi-finals to Centennial, the [...]
A great season brought many conference honors for members of the Maple Grove girls’ hockey team. Crimson named all-conference were Summer Thibodeau, Taylor Wente, Hailey Herdine, Abby Larson, Katie Josephson and Tina Kampa. All-conference honorable mention went to Samantha Boonstra, Olivia Rosenow, Breanna Blesi and Coco Francis.
Osseo High boys’ hockey coach Kevin Willey announced the following awards for the 2013-14 team. All-Conference: senior defense AJ Lyons All-Conference Honorable Mention: senior goalie Connor Dahlberg, junior forward Mason Hautala Team MVP: Dahlberg Top Blueliner: Lyons Most Improved: Brendan Hoben Mr. Hustle: Seth Younkers Rookie of the Year: Cameron Perna Unsung Hero: Tyler Stroh [...]
by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers The Maple Grove adapted floor hockey team ended a successful season with an appearance in the state tournament in Bloomington on March 15. The Crimson lost to Burnsville/Lakeville/Farmington 13-1 in the opening game and fell to Owatonna 6-3 in the consolation. Maple Grove ran into a red-hot team [...]
Three members of the Maple Grove boys’ basketball team were named all-conference. Freshman guard Brad Davison, senior forward Matt Lindgren and sophomore center Reed Nikko were honored. Receiving All-Conference Honorable Mention were freshman guard Tywhon Pickford and senior forward Taylor Schott.
Osseo’s Ian Theisen and Wheeler Baker are two of the state’s 41 outstanding senior boys basketball players to compete in the 32nd annual Minnesota High School All-Star Basketball Series. Theisen will play for the Blue team coached by legendary Coach Bob McDonald of Chisholm and his son Joel of Hibbing. Coach McDonald is retiring after [...]
The Maple Grove junior varsity gymnastics team captured its second straight Northwest Suburban Conference championship this past season. The Crimson won first place with a team score of 115.05. Champlin Park was the next closest with 113.95 and Centennial was third with 113.6. Top Maple Grove placers were: Vault: 8. Ruth Nygaard and Janey Haataja [...]
by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers “This is a feeling we are not used to.” That statement by Osseo boys’ basketball coach Tim Theisen best summed up his team’s feeling after the Orioles lost to Shakopee 54-51 in the state quarterfinal game at Target Center March 12. The loss meant Osseo was one and [...]