The Ava Lady Bears will be one of eight teams participating in the annual Forsyth Invitational Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 8.
Ava will play in the Blue Pool which will see action in the high school gym.
Teams in the Blue Pool besides Ava are Forsyth, Fordland and Blue Eye. The White Pool, consisting of Bradleyville, Sparta, Conway and Willow Springs, will play in the new gym.
Ava’s first action will be at 9:45 a.m. vs. Blue Eye. At 11:15 Ava will play Fordland and at 12 noon the Lady Bears will face Forsyth.
Semifinal matches will begin at 1:30 with the championship and 3rd place matches scheduled for 2:15.
Tournament directors say if games run ahead of schedule, matches will be played ahead of schedule.