Huff in state title match

Madison junior Taylor Huff (13) battles Kettering Alter senior captain Lauren Schimpf for the ball during Saturday's Division II girls state championship game at Mapfre Stadium in Columbus.

COLUMBUS -- The Madison girls soccer team ran into royalty at the Division II girls state soccer championship game.

The 2nd-ranked Rams fell 2-0 to No. 1-ranked Kettering Alter on Saturday at Mapfre Stadium in Columbus, home of the Crew. It marked the Knights second state championship in four years, and continued a 22-game unbeaten streak for coach Javier Iriart's perennial state powerhouse.