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Nassau Class A championship: Jericho 62, Roslyn 45

Jericho senior Dave Orr, right, looks to draw

Jericho senior Dave Orr, right, looks to draw a foul on Roslyn Harris Silverstein during the second quarter of the Nassau County varsity boys' basketball Class A final at Hofstra University. (Mar. 2, 2013) Photo Credit: James Escher

Jericho defeated Roslyn, 62-45, Saturday in the Nassau Class A boys basketball championship at Hofstra.

Jericho celebrates after their 62-45 win over Roslyn.
Photo Credit: James Escher

Jericho celebrates after their 62-45 win over Roslyn. (March 2, 2013)

Jericho senior Erik Kanzer grabs a rebound during
Photo Credit: James Escher

Jericho senior Erik Kanzer grabs a rebound during the first quarter of the Nassau County varsity boys' basketball Class A final vs. Roslyn at Hofstra University. (Mar. 2, 2013)

Jericho senior Garrett Johnson shoots a free throw
Photo Credit: James Escher

Jericho senior Garrett Johnson shoots a free throw during the fourth quarter of the Nassau County varsity boys' basketball Class A final vs. Roslyn at Hofstra University. (Mar. 2, 2013)

Jericho senior Dave Orr, left, passes over Roslyn
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Jericho senior Dave Orr, left, passes over Roslyn Terrance Pierce (3) and Andrew Slutsky (20) during the third quarter of the Nassau County varsity boys' basketball Class A final at Hofstra University. (Mar. 2, 2013)

Jericho senior Dave Orr, right, looks to draw
Photo Credit: James Escher

Jericho senior Dave Orr, right, looks to draw a foul on Roslyn Harris Silverstein during the second quarter of the Nassau County varsity boys' basketball Class A final at Hofstra University. (Mar. 2, 2013)

Jericho senior Garrett Johnson looks to get a
Photo Credit: James Escher

Jericho senior Garrett Johnson looks to get a shot over Roslyn Mark Gjonlekaj during the first quarter of the Nassau County varsity boys' basketball Class A final at Hofstra University. (Mar. 2, 2013)

Jericho junior Mike Goren, left, looks to pass
Photo Credit: James Escher

Jericho junior Mike Goren, left, looks to pass away from Roslyn's Eric Krammer during the fourth quarter of the Nassau County varsity boys' basketball Class A final at Hofstra University. (Mar. 2, 2013)

Roslyn High School's Mark Gjonlekaj grabs a rebound
Photo Credit: James Escher

Roslyn High School's Mark Gjonlekaj grabs a rebound during the first quarter. (Mar. 2, 2013)

Jericho senior Garrett Johnson (25) celebrates with teammate
Photo Credit: James Escher

Jericho senior Garrett Johnson (25) celebrates with teammate Jared Bloch (23) as the final seconds tick down on their team's 62-45 win over Roslyn in the Nassau County varsity boys' basketball Class A final at Hofstra University. (Mar. 2, 2013)

Jericho senior Garrett Johnson (index finger raised skyward)
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Jericho senior Garrett Johnson (index finger raised skyward) and teammates celebrate after their 62-45 win over Roslyn in the Nassau County varsity boys' basketball Class A final at Hofstra University. Johnson scored 16 points and was named MVP of the game. (Mar. 2, 2013)

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