Osseo senior Alison Rusche capped a strong season by taking third place at the Section 5 girls’ tennis singles tournament last week at Reed-Sweatt Tennis Center. Rusche, who compiled a winning record playing singles for the Orioles and received the third seed, swept players from STMA, Maple Grove and Mounds View before losing to Jenna […]
Osseo received the third seed and Maple Grove got the sixth seed in the Section 5 volleyball tournament. The Orioles get a bye in round one and will face the winner of the Maple Grove and 11th-seeded Coon Rapids match Thursday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m. Osseo edged Maple Grove in three very close games […]
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 […]
Osseo High School wrestling great Jim Martinez and his family will be inducted into the Alan & Gloria Rice Greco-Roman Hall of Champions in October in Minneapolis. Martinez, who won a state championship at Osseo, earned All-American honor as a University of Minnesota Gopher and won a bronze medal at the 1984 Olympics Games and […]
by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers Osseo High School dedicated its track in the name of legendary coach James Deane in a ceremony at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 15, prior to the Osseo-Totino Grace football game. At the ceremony, organizers unveiled the new track and field record boards with a sign saying, “Welcome to James […]
Osseo lost to Mounds View 1-0 in the Section 5 boys’ soccer semifinal round Oct. 9. The Orioles advanced to the semifinal with a 6-1 win over Prairie Seeds Academy Oct. 7. They finished the season 9-7-2.
by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers First-year Osseo girls’ soccer coach Traci Ohlenkamp is disappointed her team managed just one win this season, but she is excited about the program’s future. “I believe our team had enough skill to secure a few more W’s,” Ohlenkamp said. “We had some breakdowns on game day, particularly against […]
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, […]