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Leininger Named Coach of the Year The Maple Grove boys’ soccer team took the Section 5AA title with a 3-0 victory over Mounds View last week, extending its winning streak and earning the Crimson a place in the state tournament for the first time since 2011. The Crimson were in top form in the Mounds [...]

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Now set sights on going deep into football playoffs by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers Maple Grove completed a 7-1 season with a 40-0 rout of Spring Lake Park Wednesday, Oct. 15. The Crimson bounced back nicely from the disappointing home loss to Osseo the previous week and dominated a solid Panther team. “I thought [...]

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The Maple Grove boys took sixth and the girls seventh at the Northwest Suburban Conference cross country meet Oct. 9 in Elk River. BOYS The boys’ team took sixth place with 167 points. Armstrong won first place with 76 points. Sophomore Alex Miley led MG with an all-conference seventh place showing in 16:41.0. Sophomore Isaac [...]

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The season ended for the Maple Grove girls’ tennis team at the Section 5 Tournament. In team play, the Crimson dropped a 4-3 decision to STMA in round one. The doubles team of Kayla Berry and Sam Welch made it all the way to the quarterfinal round. They beat a team from Anoka in the [...]

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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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