Crimson Kelby Modene broke a 12-year-old 200 free pool record in a dual meet last week. (Photo courtesy of Maple Grove Swim and Dive) The Crimson boys’ swim and dive team won the 2018 Red, White and Blue five-team meet but fall to Andover in their last dual meet of the season. The Crimson traveled
Crimson News · Boys Basketball: Complete sweep of Armstrong, record at 14-5
Maple Grove used a second-half surge to blow open a tight game and defeat Robbinsdale Armstrong 70-50 Monday night at Robbinsdale Armstrong High School. Trailing by as much as 12 in the first half, Armstrong made a late first-half surge to cut the margin to 36-31 at halftime. In the second half, with leading scorer Jared
Crimson News · Nordic Skiing: 4 Crimson earn all-conference honors
The Maple Grove Nordic ski teams set sight on state qualification when they enter this week’s Section 5 meet. (Photo courtesy of Maple Grove Nordic Ski) Maple Grove Nordic skiers CJ Young, Max Kivi, Gabbie Bolcer and Christina Bolcer earned All-Conference honors at the 12-team NWSC Pursuit meet Wednesday, Jan. 31, at Theodore Wirth Park.
Crimson News · Adapted Floor Hockey: Paige Faber joins 100-goal club
Paige Faber (above middle) is all smiles as she celebrates with teammates after scoring her 100th career goal in adapted floor hockey. (Photo courtesy of Osseo Dist. 279 Adapted Athletics) Dist. 279 CI adapted floor hockey senior captain Paige Faber scored her 100th career goal in the 12-1 win over Robbinsdale on January 30th. Faber netted
Video courtesy of CCX Sports The regular season ends this week for local wrestling teams and rivals Osseo and Maple Grove will go head-to-head on the mat Friday night. It’s “Pack the Gym Night” at Maple Grove as they hope to fill the stands. Prizes will be given away and there will be free hot
Crimson News · Eight Crimson student-athletes sign NLI (VIDEO)
Video courtesy of Maple Grove Activities Department Congratulations to the following Crimson student athletes who signed National Letters of Intent to play D1 of D2 collegiate sports! Zyah Alam – Soccer at University of North Dakota JT Awosika – Football at Bemidji State Meredith Haakenson – Soccer at University of Michigan Curtis Haugen – Football at Augustana
The Maple Grove Cheerleaders competed in October 2017 at the Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA) Competition where they received a bid to compete in Orlando, Florida in February this year! The girls have worked hard throughout the season traveling to several high schools locally to compete and practice their routines. Last weekend was the final state competition. Both
In a game marked by epic runs, Maple Grove defeated Spring Lake Park 69-56 Friday evening. After defeating both Waconia and Centennial earlier, it was the 19th-ranked Crimson’s third victory in the week. The Crimson jumped out to a 19-6 lead, behind back-to-back-to-back long-range jumpers by Nate Adams, Jared Rainey, and Jordan Stensland, as well as inside work by Alex
Crimson News · Dance: Crimson dancers a highlight of Super Bowl halftime!
Hundreds of area metro-area high school dance team members shimmied along with Justin Timberlake during the Super Bowl halftime show. And even more remarkably, they managed to keep their participation under wraps until the big day. Wearing black leggings and brightly colored jackets, teams from Prior Lake, Burnsville, St. Louis Park, Eastview, Farmington, Wayzata, Lakeville
Crimson News · Girls Hockey: Unbeaten in 15 games (VIDEO)
Video courtesy of CCX Sports The Maple Grove girls hockey team extended its unbeaten streak to 15 games with a 5-0 shutout of Champlin Park/Coon Rapids Thursday. Maia Martinez and Lauren Stenslie each scored twice for the Crimson.