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Southampton 35, Hampton Bays 31

Southampton's Paris Hodges (24) drives against Hampton Bays'

Southampton's Paris Hodges (24) drives against Hampton Bays' Andrea Tufano (21) in the first half. (Feb. 21, 2012) Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Noel Hodges hit the go-ahead jumper with 2:16 left in the game and top-seeded Southampton eked out a 35-31 win over No. 2 Hampton Bays in the Suffolk Class B girls basketball final at St. Joseph's (L.I.). Southampton (17-3) won its first county title since 1999.

Hampton Bays' Theresa Carey (5) finishes a fast
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Hampton Bays' Theresa Carey (5) finishes a fast break with a layup in the second half. (Feb. 21, 2012)

Southampton's Kesi Goree (center) is happy with the
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Southampton's Kesi Goree (center) is happy with the hardware after the game. (Feb. 21, 2012)

Southampton celebrates its 35-31 victory over Hampton Bays.
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Southampton celebrates its 35-31 victory over Hampton Bays. (Feb. 21, 2012)

Hampton Bays' Theresa Carey (5) takes the rebound
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Hampton Bays' Theresa Carey (5) takes the rebound up court against Southampton's Paris Hodges (24) in the second half. (Feb. 21, 2012)

Southampton's Noel Hodges (14) looks to pass around
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Southampton's Noel Hodges (14) looks to pass around Hampton Bays' Patricia Liotta (13) in the first half. (Feb. 21, 2012)

Southampton's Paris Hodges (24) drives against Hampton Bays'
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Southampton's Paris Hodges (24) drives against Hampton Bays' Theresa Carey (5) in the first half. (Feb. 21, 2012)

Southampton's Dominique Taylor (3) shoots against Hampton Bays'
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Southampton's Dominique Taylor (3) shoots against Hampton Bays' Andrea Tufano (21) and Haley Wood (24) in the first half. (Feb. 21, 2012)

Southampton's Paris Hodges (24) drives against Hampton Bays'
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Southampton's Paris Hodges (24) drives against Hampton Bays' Andrea Tufano (21) in the first half. (Feb. 21, 2012)

Hampton Bays' Andrea Tufano (21) with the jumper
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Hampton Bays' Andrea Tufano (21) with the jumper over Southampton's Kesi Goree (25) in the second half. (Feb. 21, 2012)

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