Jack Gleckler and the Maple Grove Crimson will seek another state tournament berth this week. (Photo by Rich Moll)
The Crimson boys’ soccer team finished out the regular season with wins against Coon Rapids and Andover.
Ranked seventh in the state with a record of 12-1-2, the Crimson likely will go into Section 8 play as a top seed. Their first section game will take place at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12 at Crimson Stadium. A win on Thursday means they will play in the section semifinal Oct. 14, and hopefully in the section championship game Tuesday, Oct. 17.
In the Tuesday game at Coon Rapids, the Crimson led 2-0 at halftime off of a Coon Rapids own goal and a goal from senior Mat Mueller, who trapped a Jack Gleckler free kick with his chest and quickly got a shot past the Cardinal goalie…