After winning its pool, the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team lost to host Monroe in the championship bracket of the Bearcat Invitational Saturday, Oct. 12.
The Wildcats defeated Seattle Christian 25-13, 25-19; Ingraham 25-17, 25-15 and Kent-Meridian 25-16, 15-25, 15-6 in pool action.
Monroe then edged Oak Harbor 25-23, 25-22 in the championship round.
Morgan Pease paced the Oak Harbor offense in the four matches with 29 kills. She also collected three aces and 13 digs.
Leielle Salinger finished with 26 kills, four aces, six blocks and 15 digs; while Payton Parks had 14 kills, 20 digs and 5.5 blocks.
Bailey Roggen had seven kills, five aces and 11 digs; Annie Salinger added 64 assists, six aces and 15 digs; Lacey Zylstra had eight kills; Jasmine Ford chipped in with seven kills and 3.5 blocks; Jaslin Webster registered 23 digs; Katie Bishop had 13 assists; and Emily Lamb and Gredina DeGuzman each posted seven digs.
Oak Harbor (8-0) will put its unblemished Western Conference mark on the line when its host Marysville-Pilchuck (4-4) at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15.