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Boy's HS tourney

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I've watched a LOT of high school basketball, and I think it's safe to say that the '09 version of Hopkins is the BEST team I've ever watched.

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Agreed, but give credit to those Tech kids. They played them pretty tough.

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They sure did. A gameplan like that is so difficult to hold for an entire game, and they should be pretty happy about hanging in there that long.

Hopkins is unreal. There were a couple of Mpls North teams in the early 90's along with DeLaSalle that were outstanding, but nothing like these Hopkins kids.

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Hopkins is way good. I think they are ranked around 9th in the nation right now. The Minneapolis North Polars of '95-'97 and their 3-peat was really impressive. They even moved up to class AAAA in '97 and were beating schools with double the enrollment. MPLS Henry's 4-peat in class AAA from 2000-03 was also very impressive.

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I'll lay 30 points and you guys can have Osseo!

I know that's a lot of points but the Jefferson vs Osseo game was almost un-watchable. Maybe they were just having some bad stretches when I tuned in, but it was pretty bad BB.

Over/under on Dunks for Hopkins is 7 1/2... grin

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yeah I thought so too, it was so unwatchable, I turned it off smile

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Being from St. Cloud I was proud that the Tigers were in that game for a while, but to be honest I am suprised they were for that long! Good game plan by the coach but I told my wife before the game I would be suprised if it were close. Thats pretty bad when you are talking about an undefeated team getting its socks handed to em...

Hopkins could probably hang with the Timberwolves for a little while confused

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Sad but true Donk...Hopkins 19 timberpuppies 16 after one Quarter....LOL

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Hopkins is actually ranked 4th in the country. Not bad for a bunch of tranfer students. wink

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Yes hopkins is unbelievable. I saw them in the first round then watched them against tech. That is what happens when you have the speed and height like they do though for a high school team.

On the other hand I was amazed at Nate Wolters game for tech. I have watched him play during the regular season but normally the rest of the team helps him out. He was single handingly keeping up with hopkins.

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That kid has game. Im surprised that hes unsigned. Got handles for a big kid.

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Very impressed with Wolters, at 6'4 he's got the size to be a guard at the next level.

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Champions-

Class AAAA-Hopkins

Class AAA- Minneapolis Washburn

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AA-Pelican Rapids

A-Granada-Huntley-East Chain

Royce White was doing some posterizing! He's going to look good in Maroon and Gold.

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StarTrib guy said Tech's Wolters was the best player on the floor in the Hopkins game. He'll play at St. Cloud State or Augustana.

There sure was a lot of clown behavior during the introductions. I'll bet my boat that the MSHSL puts the nuts to that.

And at least two classes should be cut from the tournament.

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