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National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced approximately 2,500 winners of National Merit Scholarships financed by U.S. colleges and universities. There were three area students that received sholarships. Officials of each sponsor college selected their scholarship winners from among the finalists in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program who plan to attend their institution. These awards provide [...]

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Maple Grove Senior High student Paymon Rafian won a Minnesota Department of Education’s Scholar of Distinction Award in Science. To earn recognition, a student must complete required work in Minnesota’s academic standards, demonstrate mastery of complex subject matter, and apply his or her knowledge and skills on challenging projects. Rafian’s project is titled, “Crowd Sourcing [...]

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by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers   Facing a do-or-die game, the Maple Grove Crimson rose to the challenge and blasted Spring Lake Park 13-1 in the Section 5 softball championship game May 29 in Shoreview. The top-seeded Crimson entered the day needing just one win over third-seeded Spring Lake Park to capture the section [...]

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The District 279 Gators synchronized swim team topped off the season with a noteworthy performance at the Minnesota State Championships at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center on May 22 and 23. Lizzy McBride, a ninth grader at Maple Grove Junior High, took first place in the Short Figures competition, claiming a gold medal. She [...]

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Four players will represent Maple Grove at this year’s state boys’ tennis tournament. Zach Adkins won the Section 5 singles title and Sam Hochberger earned state berth with a true second showing in singles. In doubles, the Crimson twosome of Rory Calabria and Charlie Adkins won the section championship. The four will compete at the [...]

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Christina Kampa had two goals and three assists and Tippy Hill scored three goals to lift Maple Grove over STMA 9-8 in overtime in a Section 8 girls’ lacrosse semifinal game May 30. Helena Nguyen had five ground balls and Bailey Wendt, Rachel Thielen, Brittany Throndson and Clare McLean each scored one goal. The top-seeded [...]

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Jake Willson and his Maple Grove Crimson have made it to the section boys’ lacrosse final. The Crimson routed Anoka 12-5 in the semifinal to earn a trip to the final at top-seeded Wayzata Wednesday, June 4 at 5 p.m. (Photo by Rich Moll – richmollphotography.com)

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Maple Grove made a good run in the Section 5 baseball tournament but the Crimson’s season ended in a 6-3 loss to Champlin Park in the semifinal round Monday, June 2. The Rebels led 1-0 after one inning but Maple Grove tied it with a run in the top of the second. Champlin Park came [...]

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