The Hodgdon Hawks will be playing for the State Class D Boy's Championship on Saturday, March 1st at the Augusta Civic Center by virtue of their 49-37 victory over the Southern Aroostook Warriors 49-37 on Saturday, February 22nd at the Cross Insurance Center. Hodgdon is now 19-3, while Southern Aroostook finishes their season at 15-7. Hodgdon will play the winner of the Western Maine final between Valley and Hyde. The last time Hodgdon played in the State Finals was in 1976, when they lost to Gould Academy 57-52.

Photojournalist Anna Travers was at the game, and took these photos.

The Hodgdon Hawks... The Class D Eastern Maine Boy's Champions (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
A Southern Aroostook player goes to the hoop while Hodgdon's #30 Devon Quint defends (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Hodgdon's #21 Chris Hudson shoots over Southern Aroostook's #33 Nolan Altvater (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Southern Aroostook and Hodgdon players battle for a rebound (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Hodgdon's #30 Devon Quint, and Chris Hudson battle Southern Aroostook's #2 Trenton Cullinan for a rebound (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Hodgdon's #20 Chris Hudson celebrates after Hodgdon defeated Southern Aroostook (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
A Hodgdon player drives to the hoop while Southern Aroostook's #25 Kaleb Burpee defends (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Hodgdon's #20 Chris Hudson takes the ball to the hoop while Southern Aroostook defends (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Hodgdon's #30 Devon Quint tries for the shot against Southern Aroostook (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Hodgdon and Southern Aroostook battle for the ball (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
The battle for possession (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Diving for the loose ball (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
The Southern Aroostook Warriors... Class D Eastern Maine Runner-ups (2/22/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)