What’s The Secret To Osseo’s Sports Success?If Bill Quan was running a college athletic department, he'd be in line for a hefty raise right about now. As the activities coordinator at Osseo, the success his two highest-profile teams are having is quite impressive.
Minnesotan To Meet: Osseo H.S. Principal Michael LehanPrincipal Michael Lehan in his first year as a principal at Osseo High School. As you will see there is so much more to him than being that guy who used to play in the NFL and that's what makes him this week's Minnesotan to Meet.
Osseo's 'Prince Of Perseverance' Runs Over All Obstacles, On And Off The FieldFor Osseo's 6A title-competing football team, there's one crucial ingredient: A running back who is asked to carry the ball 30-40 times a game.
The Art Of The Coach's Pregame SpeechWe've all seen it in the movies and on TV. The football coach gives an impassioned pregame speech, the team runs out of the locker room and then goes and wins the big game. And of course, it's all because that pregame speech was so darn good, right?
Alex Kreidler Is Osseo's Adaptive Softball Pitching AceAlex Kreidler, the ace of the Osseo High School's adaptive softball team, is a pitcher with quite a record -- and he's finishing his senior season with a flurry. Kreidler is at home on the pitching mound. "I would say it's so much fun … trying to strike people out," Kreidler said.
Bridge Tusler Brightens The Friday Night LightsThe Osseo Orioles feature Bridge Tusler. He is the kind of football player that makes those Friday night lights seem brighter.
Mike Max’s News & Notes: August 11, 2012People inside the Vikings insist they are intent on making playing baseball a part of the new football stadium. If the NHL gets salary roll backs as part of their new collective bargaining agreement, it could be big savings for Craig Leipold on Zach Praise and Ryan Suter's contracts. Suter chartered his own plane to be part of the fundraiser for Jack Jablonski. Nice move!
High School Honors Career Of Coach, Music TeacherOsseo High School honored a gem of a teacher Friday night by naming a stadium after him.