Maple Grove and Blaine battled to a 4-4 overtime tie in Northwest Suburban Conference girls’ hockey action Nov. 26. The host Crimson grabbed a 3-1 lead in the second period on goals by Summer Thibodeau, Taylor Wendt and Samantha Boonstra but Blaine scored two power play goals to tie it early in the third and [...]
by Bob San SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Maple Grove girls’ basketball coach Mark Cook is very optimistic about the new season, even though his team graduated a good senior class and the roster are dotted with underclass players. Cook welcomes back only two returning starters in all-conference 5’9” senior guard Kaela Jones and all-conference honorable [...]
The Maple Grove wrestling team took second place at the Ken Droegemueller Invitational Nov. 30 at Osseo. Above, team members posed with the trophy. Host Osseo won first place.
by Bob San – Sun Press Newspapers Even as they were marching towards an 8-0 regular season, a conference championship and a No. 2 state ranking, Matt Lombardi and his Maple Grove football team heard the talk. The Crimson did not play a very tough schedule and they have not really been tested, these so-called [...]