MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The new year has not failed in bringing us exciting high school match-ups.

On Friday, we sent David McCoy to watch the girls from Hopkins take on those from Maranatha Christian Academy. It was a struggle between two championship teams, and both fought fiercely.

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Featured Game: Hopkins Vs. Maranatha

Our cameras also caught the following games and races: Cretin-Derham Hall vs. Woodbury in boys basketball; Blaine vs. Champlin Park in boys basketball; Minnehaha vs. Providence in boys basketball; Waconia vs. Eden Prairie in boys basketball; Cloquet vs. Eden Prairie in boys hockey; North St. Paul vs. South St. Paul in girls hockey; and Buck Hill Invitational.

Highlights: Jan. 10, 2014

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The ASPIRE Athlete of the Week is Edina’s Andrew Rohkohl.

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The coach of the week is none other than Brad Strand, the Fergus Falls girls basket ball coach.

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Mike Max