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Ossining players celebrate an 86-69 win over Gates (Credit: AP)

Ossining players celebrate an 86-69 win over Gates Chili in the girls Class AA championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Hudson Valley teams in state high school basketball semifinals and finals

Ten high school basketball teams were crowned state champions over the weekend, including the Ossining and Irvington girls squads. In all, seven teams from the Hudson Valley reached at least the semifinal rounds of the New York State Public High School Athletic Association tournaments. The boys semifinals and finals were played in Glens Falls, and the girls played in Troy. (March 15-17, 2013)

Bishop Kearney's Alvin English moves the ball past
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Bishop Kearney's Alvin English moves the ball past New Rochelle's Joe Clarke in the first half of the New York State Public High School Athletic Association boys Class AA championship basketball game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

New Rochelle's Derek Dorn, left, and Bishop Kearney's
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New Rochelle's Derek Dorn, left, and Bishop Kearney's Chinonso Obokoh battle for a rebound in the first half of the boys Class AA championship basketball game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

Bishop Kearney's Chinonso Obokoh grabs a rebound in
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Bishop Kearney's Chinonso Obokoh grabs a rebound in front of New Rochelle's Khalil Edney in the first half of the boys Class AA championship basketball game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

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Bishop Kearney's Thomas Bryant keeps the ball inbounds
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Bishop Kearney's Thomas Bryant keeps the ball inbounds in front of New Rochelle's Khalil Edney in the first half of the boys Class AA championship basketball game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

New Rochelle players Sean Fenner, left, and Donny
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New Rochelle players Sean Fenner, left, and Donny Powell, right, battle for the ball with Bishop Kearney's Jwan Smith in the first half of the boys Class AA championship game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

McKinley's Marcus Morris, right, defends against Burke Catholic's
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McKinley's Marcus Morris, right, defends against Burke Catholic's Pat Joyner in the first half of the New York State Public High School Athletic Association boys Class A championship game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

Burke Catholic's Pat Joyner reacts after his team's
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Burke Catholic's Pat Joyner reacts after his team's 76-73 overtime loss to McKinley in the boys Class A championship basketball game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

Burke Catholic's Jack Dwyer, left, and McKinley's Marcus
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Burke Catholic's Jack Dwyer, left, and McKinley's Marcus Morris battle for a loose ball in the first half of the boys Class A championship game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

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Burke Catholic's Jesse Longmire drives in front of
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Burke Catholic's Jesse Longmire drives in front of McKinley's Marcus Morris in the first half of the Class AA championship game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

McKinley's DaeQuan Warren, left, defends against Burke Catholic's
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McKinley's DaeQuan Warren, left, defends against Burke Catholic's Michael Coffey in the first half of the Class AA championship game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

Burke Catholic's Jack Dwyer drives past McKinley's D'Andre
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Burke Catholic's Jack Dwyer drives past McKinley's D'Andre Steward in the first half of the Class AA championship game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

McKinley players and cheerleaders react after their 76-73
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McKinley players and cheerleaders react after their 76-73 overtime win over Burke Catholic in the Class AA championship game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

Burke Catholic's Michael Kelly shoots between McKinley defenders
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Burke Catholic's Michael Kelly shoots between McKinley defenders DaeQuan Warren, left, and Marcus Morris in the first half of the Class AA championship game in Glens Falls. (March 17, 2013)

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Ossining's Saniya Chong passes the ball while being
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Ossining's Saniya Chong passes the ball while being defended by Gates-Chili's Kori Bayne Walker in the girls Class AA championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Ossining's Saniya Chong, left, and Gates Chili's Diona
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Ossining's Saniya Chong, left, and Gates Chili's Diona Johnson chase a loose ball in the girls Class AA championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Ossining head coach Dan Ricci escorts Saniya Chong
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Ossining head coach Dan Ricci escorts Saniya Chong (12) as she is named Miss New York Basketball, awarded by the Basketball Coaches Association, after an 86-69 win over Gates Chili in the girls Class AA championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Ossining's Saniya Chong drives against Gates Chili's Samantha
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Ossining's Saniya Chong drives against Gates Chili's Samantha Heiler in the girls Class AA championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Ossining's Jalay Knowles, left, and Gates Chili's Kori
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Ossining's Jalay Knowles, left, and Gates Chili's Kori Bayne Walker, right,vie for the ball in the girls Class AA championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

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Gates Chili players react to a 86-69 loss
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Gates Chili players react to a 86-69 loss to Ossining in the girls Class AA championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Gates Chili's Cierra Dillard moves the ball past
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Gates Chili's Cierra Dillard moves the ball past Ossining's Kathyrn Polletta in the girls Class AA championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Ossining players celebrate an 86-69 win over Gates
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Ossining players celebrate an 86-69 win over Gates Chili in the girls Class AA championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Waterloo reacts during a 78-40 loss to Irvington
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Waterloo reacts during a 78-40 loss to Irvington in the girls Class B high school championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Irvington's Brittni Lai scores against Waterloo in the
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Irvington's Brittni Lai scores against Waterloo in the girls Class B high school championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

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Waterloo's Havanna Hall shoots as Irvington's Lexi Martins
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Waterloo's Havanna Hall shoots as Irvington's Lexi Martins defends in the girls Class B high school championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Irvington's Lexi Martins (22) and Lauren Chafizadeh (12)
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Irvington's Lexi Martins (22) and Lauren Chafizadeh (12) defend Waterloo's Lauren Deming in the girls Class B high school championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Waterloo's Lauren Deming (4) and Irvington's Lexi Martins
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Waterloo's Lauren Deming (4) and Irvington's Lexi Martins chase a loose ball in the girls Class B high school championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Irvington celebrates a 78-40 win over Waterloo in
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Irvington celebrates a 78-40 win over Waterloo in the girls Class B high school championship game in Troy. (March 16, 2013)

Lake George players celebrate their 55-45 win over
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Lake George players celebrate their 55-45 win over Pine Plains in the boys Class C high school championship game in Glens Falls. (March 16, 2013)

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Pine Plains' Tyler Lydon, right, scoops up a
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Pine Plains' Tyler Lydon, right, scoops up a loose ball in front of Lake George's Andrew Zibro in the boys Class C high school championship game in Glens Falls. (March 16, 2013)

Lake George's Greg Rosenthal (23) and Connor McCoy
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Lake George's Greg Rosenthal (23) and Connor McCoy (21) try to grab a rebound from Pine Plains' Zachary Lydon in the boys Class C high school championship game in Glens Falls. (March 16, 2013)

Pine Plains players react to a 55-45 loss
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Pine Plains players react to a 55-45 loss to Lake George in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association boys' Class C final in Glens Falls. (March 16, 2013)

Lake George's Ethan Winkowski shoots a 3-point basket
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Lake George's Ethan Winkowski shoots a 3-point basket against Pine Plains in in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association boys' Class C final in Glens Falls. (March 16, 2013)

Argyle's Joey Lufkin (1) shoots against Martin Luther
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Argyle's Joey Lufkin (1) shoots against Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dashawn Johnson (12) in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association boys' Class D final in Glens Falls. Argyle won 58-33. (March 16, 2013)

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Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dashawn Johnson, left, pulls
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Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dashawn Johnson, left, pulls down a rebound in front of Argyle's Delsharay Price (22) in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association boys' Class D final game in Glens Falls. (March 16, 2013)

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Peter Hargrove (1) gets
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Martin Luther King Jr.'s Peter Hargrove (1) gets stuck between Argyle's Brock Liddle (4) and Delsharay Price (22) in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association boys' Class D final in Glens Falls. (March 16, 2013)

Argyle players celebrate their 58-33 win over Martin
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Argyle players celebrate their 58-33 win over Martin Luther King Jr., in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association boys' Class D championship game in Glens Falls. (March 16, 2013)

Martin Luther King Jr. players on the sideline
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Martin Luther King Jr. players on the sideline react in the closing moments of their 58-33 loss to Argyle in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association boys' Class D championship game in Glens Falls. (March 16, 2013)

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