BUFFALO GROVE — A five-match romp through the 46th annual girls state tennis tournament ended for University High School's Grace Matheis and Anna Huber on Saturday.
The No. 9-16 seeds lost in the Class 1A consolation quarterfinals to another No. 9-16 seeded doubles duo in Alyssa Gulli and Marnie Kopec of Wheaton St. Francis, 6-3, 6-2.
Matheis and Huber finished 3-2 in the state tourney to end the season at 35-9 overall. They helped the Pioneers score 12 points to tie for seventh. Winnetka North Shore Country Day won with 19.
Central Catholic tied for 26th with six points. In Class 2A, Normal Community tied for 34th with three points.