by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers They are still a very young softball team with only two seniors, but the Osseo Orioles return many starters and are looking to be much more competitive in the 2014 season. Osseo coach Eric Ruska welcomes back a solid group of returning starters/letterwinners, including both starting pitcher and [...]
by Bob SAn SUN PRESS Newspapers Last season, the Maple Grove Crimson won the conference softball title with an 11-0 record and went to the state tournament where they finished fourth. With many top players returning, coach Jim Koltes and his players are looking forward to continuing the program’s winning tradition. “We have a [...]
Osseo girls’ basketball players Ayo Porte and Kiara Russell were named to the All Northwest Suburban Conference Team. Porte, a senior forward who will play for University of Minnesota-Duluth, led Osseo in scoring and rebounding during the season. Russell, a sophomore guard, provided solid all around play in her first season with the Orioles. She [...]
The Maple Grove Crimson boys’ hockey team celebrated their season with a year-end banquet at the Rush Creek Golf Club Thursday, March 13. The team finished with a 15-9-3 record, good for fourth in the Northwest Suburban Conference. The Crimson were the second seed in the section playoffs, losing in the semi-finals to Centennial, the [...]
Annual Wastebasket Revue set for April The 47th Annual Wastebasket Revue is just around the corner. “Wastebasket Revue 2.0: Not the Same Old Song and Dance” will be presented April 10 to 17 at Park Center Senior High and Maple Grove Senior High. The Wastebasket Revue is an annual student scholarship fundraiser variety show [...]
A great season brought many conference honors for members of the Maple Grove girls’ hockey team. Crimson named all-conference were Summer Thibodeau, Taylor Wente, Hailey Herdine, Abby Larson, Katie Josephson and Tina Kampa. All-conference honorable mention went to Samantha Boonstra, Olivia Rosenow, Breanna Blesi and Coco Francis.
Osseo High boys’ hockey coach Kevin Willey announced the following awards for the 2013-14 team. All-Conference: senior defense AJ Lyons All-Conference Honorable Mention: senior goalie Connor Dahlberg, junior forward Mason Hautala Team MVP: Dahlberg Top Blueliner: Lyons Most Improved: Brendan Hoben Mr. Hustle: Seth Younkers Rookie of the Year: Cameron Perna Unsung Hero: Tyler Stroh [...]
by Bob San SUN PRESS Newspapers The Maple Grove adapted floor hockey team ended a successful season with an appearance in the state tournament in Bloomington on March 15. The Crimson lost to Burnsville/Lakeville/Farmington 13-1 in the opening game and fell to Owatonna 6-3 in the consolation. Maple Grove ran into a red-hot team [...]