SPRINGFIELD -- Chaffee's tennis doubles team of Kate Pfefferkorn and Brittney Bennett will compete in today's state tournament in Springfield. The two qualified for state by placing second in the recent 1A-3A district tournament.
After receiving a first round bye, the duo defeated Fredericktown 6-0, 6-0. In the third round, they defeated Potosi 6-0, 6-1. In the semifinals, they defeated Kennett 7-5, 3-6, 6-2.
In the championship, the team lost to Dexter's Elise Young and Rhiannon Wunderlich 6-0, 6-0.