Sewickley Academy fell one win short of reaching the PIAA final for the second straight year.
The Panthers lost to Moravian Academy, 3-2, in the PIAA Class AA semifinals Saturday in Heshey. Moravian Academy went on to beat Wyomissing for the state title.
Sewickley lost at No. 1 and No. 2 singles, as well as No. 1 doubles. Moravian Academy retired in the other two matches (one of which it led, one of which it trailed) after the victory was sealed.
Sewickley one its quarterfinal match the previous day, 4-1, over Galeton. Brian Rosario and Ryan Gex secured wins at No. 2 and No. 3 singles, while Sewickley also won both doubles matches.