The Lady Mariners fell behind the Sachem East Flaming Arrows early on during the Suffolk County finals Friday and could not close the deficit, ultimately losing 42-54.
Southampton, the school school champion, faced Sachem, the large school champion, at Ward Melville High School in Setauket.Southampton Sachem East 1st 8 15 Half 15 23 3rd 29 41 Final 42 54
Coming up Wednesday, March 6, Southampton heads to Hofstra University in Hempstead to take on the Nassau County Class B Champions for the Long Island title in the regional semifinals.
Southampton High School is chartering a bus for spectators to Wednesday's 7:30 p.m. game. Permission slips are available in the athletic office for students, and community members may contact Cel Gravano by Tuesday at 631-591-4615 or firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot. Admission to the game is $7.