Playing in a sectional that features four teams ranked in the top 10 in the state, Wauwatosa East's girls volleyball team was going to have to pull off an upset over seventh-ranked Nicolet in order to make it past the regional final.
The fifth-seeded Red Raiders were unable to do so, as the fourth-seeded Knights came away with a 3-0 (25-22, 25-20, 25-20) sweep on Oct. 22.
Chloe Tome finished with 13 kills, 24 digs and three aces. Hannah Wilhelm had 14 assists, and Tara O'Donnell added three aces.
In a regional semifinal on Oct. 20, Wauwatosa East rolled to a 3-0 win (25-2, 25-5, 25-3) over 12th-seeded Milwaukee Bradley Tech.
The Red Raiders finished the season at 20-16 overall.