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Maple Grove’s number one goal this season was to return to the Section 5 championship game and win it. But the Crimson will not get that chance as old nemesis Mounds View edged the host Crimson 1-0 in the semifinal Oct. 9. Mounds View beat Maple Grove 1-0 in last year’s section final. The Mustangs [...]

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Maple Grove having its best season in recent memory did not faze the Osseo Orioles. Losing key players during the game didn’t slow down the Orioles either. “We had injuries everywhere,” Orioles coach Derrin Lamker said. “Every second-teamer stepped up and had their chances. It’s a testament to my assistant coaches getting those guys in [...]

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When every point counts and every swimmer matters, the definition of team truly means something. Last Saturday the Crimson girls came together to reclaim their title of true team champions. The team had finished second at this meet in 2013 to St. Michael-Albertville by 10 points and wanted to earn the title back. Hosted by [...]

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by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers While the last-second loss to Osseo is a tough pill to swallow, the Maple Grove Crimson are looking ahead to finish the regular season and prepare for the section tournament. Crimson coach Matt Lombardi does not think the loss to Osseo will have any impact on his 6-1 team’s [...]

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The Maple Grove boys’ soccer teams continued its unbeaten streak in post-season play, beating Irondale and Park Center for a spot in the Section 5AA final. While the Crimson has been a target for the past several weeks thanks to its impressive record, the competition kicked up a notch during tournament play. At this stage, [...]

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Thirteen Osseo Area Schools students have earned recognition from the National Merit Scholarship Program for their exceptional achievement on the 2013 PSAT exam. Maple Grove Senior High honoree include: semifinalist Anthony Bogachev; commended students Katrina Carney, Elena Kolbrek, Vladimir Maltsev and Aditya Pidaparti. Honorees from Osseo Senior High are: commended students Dong Bui, Emre Can, [...]

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by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers Maple Grove is enjoying a strong volleyball season and one of the keys to the Crimson’s success is their tough defense anchored by junior middle hitter Lauren Bright and senior libero Amber Demenge. Bright had a breakout sophomore season and led the state in solo blocks and was second [...]

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by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers Maple Grove jumped to an early lead against host Blaine last Friday, never let up and ran away with a 50-0 win. Maple Grove is now 6-0. “We got momentum early. We came out in the first quarter and scored 14 points and put them on their heels and [...]

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