The Warriors started off the Beaverton Volleyball Invitational matched up against Manton. The Warriors came up short with a 20-25, 8-25 match. Caitlyn Liebengood had 3 kills, 2 aces, and 8 digs for the Warriors. Maycey Turner and Emily Norkowski both added 2 kills and 2 blocks. Brigitte Sabourin added 5 assists, and Madison Morey added 4.
The Warriors then faced Meridian. Forest Area jumped out ahead with a 25-15 game. Meridian battled back in the second game and won 25-27, but Forest Area was able to put them away in the third 15-12. Caitlyn Liebengood led the way with 12 kills, 8 digs, and 1 ace. McKenzie Szymchack added 4 kills and 8 digs. Brigitte Sabourin added 12 kills and 2 aces. Gracie Kimball added 5 aces and 4 digs.
The next match of the day the Warriors played Central Montcalm. The first game was 8-25, the Warriors pulled together and battled back in the second game, but lost 20-25. Brigitte Sabourin had 2 assists, 3 digs, and 1 kill. Maycey Turner had 3 blocks, 3 digs, 1 kill, and 1 ace. Emily Norkowski had 2 blocks and 2 kills.
The Warriors then advanced to the Silver Pool to play Lincoln Alcona. The games were close with a 25-22 win, 22-25 loss, and a 15-10 win to put the Warriors in the championship match of the Silver Pool. Caitlyn Liebengood had 15 kills, 4 digs, and 1 ace. McKenzie Szymchack had 4 kills, 6 digs, and 1, ace. Brigitte Sabourin had 14 assist an4 aces. Madison Morey had 6 assist and 2 aces. Emily Norkowski had 3 kills and 4 blocks. Maycey Turner had 3 kills, 2 blocks, and 4 digs.
The Warriors played Meridian in the championship of the Silver Pool. The Warriors lost 15-25, 20-25. Caitlyn Liebengood had 5 kills 2 aces. Madison Morey had2 assist 2 aces. Brigitte Sabourin added 5 assists. Maycey Turner and McKenzie Szymchack both added 2 kills.
Forest Area plays host Johannesburg-Lewiston Tuesday night for their first home match of the season.