On Saturday, December 14 the Hopkins boys traveled to Allegan to take on the Tigers. In a tight first half, the Vikings maintained a 26-20 lead over Allegan, but would begin to run away early in the third quarter. A strong offensive performance by juniors Ryan Pierce and Tyler Schulz led the Vikings to a large 46-34 lead at the end of the third quarter. However, the Vikings relaxed a bit in the fourth quarter as Allegan closed in and got within six points. As the game drew to an end, Hopkins cruised to an eight point victory over the Tigers, 65-57. Hopkins finished the game with nine players scoring including a seventeen-point performance by Tyler Schulz, a sixteen-point game from junior Ryan Pierce, and senior Gavin Ryan also added ten.
The Vikings improved to 1-1 on the season with the victory.