Osseo Senior High’s Wheeler Baker (left) was one of the state’s 41 outstanding senior boys basketball players to compete in the 32nd annual Minnesota High School All-Star Basketball Series March 28 and 29. Baker led Osseo during the 2013-14 in scoring and was a key player as the Orioles overcame an injury to senior center [...]
by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers They are still a very young softball team with only two seniors, but the Osseo Orioles return many starters and are looking to be much more competitive in the 2014 season. Osseo coach Eric Ruska welcomes back a solid group of returning starters/letterwinners, including both starting pitcher and [...]
by Bob SAn SUN PRESS Newspapers Last season, the Maple Grove Crimson won the conference softball title with an 11-0 record and went to the state tournament where they finished fourth. With many top players returning, coach Jim Koltes and his players are looking forward to continuing the program’s winning tradition. “We have a [...]
Osseo girls’ basketball players Ayo Porte and Kiara Russell were named to the All Northwest Suburban Conference Team. Porte, a senior forward who will play for University of Minnesota-Duluth, led Osseo in scoring and rebounding during the season. Russell, a sophomore guard, provided solid all around play in her first season with the Orioles. She [...]
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 [...]