The Hampton Bays softball team is one win away from returning to the Suffolk County Class B playoffs after two come-from-behind victories last week.
The Lady Baymen (7-3 League VII, 7-4 overall) had to face the top two League VIII teams, Babylon (7-3 League VIII, 8-4 overall) and Pierson (6-4 League VIII, 6-4 overall), last week in League VII/VIII crossovers. In both games, Hampton Bays was down heading into the final inning but found ways to come back and get the wins.
The Lady Baymen won, 7-5, at Babylon on Friday after having defeated Pierson, 8-7, at home on April 24. Hampton Bays did lose its non-league game at Red Creek Park against Westhampton Beach, 8-7, on Saturday night.
At Babylon on Friday, the Lady Baymen were down, 5-4, heading into the top... more