LI Class AA championship: Sachem East 55, Massapequa 50

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Sachem East defeated Massapequa, 55-50, to win the Long Island Class AA girls basketball championship Friday at Hofstra.

Sachem East's Kathleen Everson defends a layup attempt
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Sachem East's Kathleen Everson defends a layup attempt by Massapequa's Lauren VanBuren in the Long Island girls basketball Class AA final at the David S. Mack Arena. (March 8, 2013)

Massapequa's Melanie Hingher looks to shoot around Sachem
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Massapequa's Melanie Hingher looks to shoot around Sachem East's Sammy Drake in the Long Island girls basketball Class AA final at the David S. Mack Arena. (March 8, 2013)

Massapequa's Olivia Batista shoots a free throw against
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Massapequa's Olivia Batista shoots a free throw against Sachem East in the Long Island girls basketball Class AA final at the David S. Mack Arena. (March 8, 2013)

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Massapequa's Meghan McCabe is defended by Sachem East's
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Massapequa's Meghan McCabe is defended by Sachem East's Kathleen Everson in the Long Island girls basketball Class AA final at the David S. Mack Arena. (March 8, 2013)

Massapequa's Meghan McCabe looks for an open teammate
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Massapequa's Meghan McCabe looks for an open teammate against Sachem East in the Long Island girls basketball Class AA final at the David S. Mack Arena. (March 8, 2013)

Massapequa's Meghan McCabe drives the ball against Sachem
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Massapequa's Meghan McCabe drives the ball against Sachem East in the Long Island girls basketball Class AA final at the David S. Mack Arena. (March 8, 2013)

Massapequa's Danielle Doherty looks to pass against Sachem
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Massapequa's Danielle Doherty looks to pass against Sachem East in the Long Island girls basketball Class AA final at the David S. Mack Arena. (March 8, 2013)

Massapequa's Olivia Batista sinks her shot against Sachem
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Massapequa's Olivia Batista sinks her shot against Sachem East in the Long Island girls basketball Class AA final at the David S. Mack Arena. (March 8, 2013)

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Sachem East head coach Matt Brisson directs his
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Sachem East head coach Matt Brisson directs his players during a timeout against Massapequa in the Long Island girls basketball Class AA final at the David S. Mack Arena. (March 8, 2013)

Massapequa's Danielle Doherty sinks a layup as Sachem
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Massapequa's Danielle Doherty sinks a layup as Sachem East's Emily Carmel defends the shot in the Long Island girls basketball Class AA final at the David S. Mack Arena. (March 8, 2013)

Massapequa's Melanie Hingher looks to pass against Sachem
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Massapequa's Melanie Hingher looks to pass against Sachem East in the Long Island girls basketball Class AA final at the David S. Mack Arena. (March 8, 2013)

Massapequa's Lauren VanBuren tries to shoot past Sachem
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Massapequa's Lauren VanBuren tries to shoot past Sachem East's Allie Drake in the Long Island girls basketball Class AA final at the David S. Mack Arena. (March 8, 2013)

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