HOPKINS, Minn. - One of the best games in the state this week was a Lake Conference battle between two undefeated teams, Eden Prairie and Hopkins.
For awhile, this game was relatively close.
The Eagles held a slim 7-0 lead after the 1st quarter. Then in the 2nd, both teams got the offense going. Eden Prairie scored 3 times, while Hopkins scored twice. And at the half, the Eagles led 28-14.
The 3rd quarter was where Eden Prairie really put this game away. They scored 2 more touchdowns while keeping Hopkins off the board.
And when the final horn sounded, Eden Prairie keeps rolling as they beat Hopkins 42-21.
Eden Prairie stays perfect this year, moving to 4-0, while Hopkins suffers their first loss and they're now 4-1.
Eden Prairie 42, Hopkins 21
1:33 AM, Sep. 22, 2012 EDT