The Houston High School volleyball team received the No. 4 seed in next week’s Class 2 District 9 tournament.
The Lady Tigers kick off play at Cabool High School against No. 5 Ava at 5 p.m. Monday.
The winner of the match will play top-seeded Liberty – the defending state champion and ranked No. 1 in the state – at 5 p.m. Tuesday.
The championship match is 7:45 p.m. Tuesday.
In other first-round matches on Monday, No. 2 Cabool faces seventh-seeded Plato at 6:15 p.m. and No. 3 Willow Springs plays No. 6 Licking at 7:30 p.m.