The Neosho Lady Wildcats dropped to 5-13-3 overall and 0-3 Central Ozark Conference after their 2-0 loss (25-16, 25-21) Tuesday against the visiting Carl Junction Lady Bulldogs.

Shelby Roberts led Neosho’s front row with five kills and four blocks, while Savannah Merriman added four kills, seven service points, and four assists. Riley Funk had one ace, Melia Robertson and Andi Johnson nine and seven digs, Johnson eight service points, and Ashley Sims seven assists.

Jessa Hylton led Carl Juction with seven kills and two aces, Jill Kennedy tallied three blocks, and Lo Jones finished with double-digit digs (15) and assists (17).

Neosho returned to action Thursday at home against Ozark and the Lady Wildcats host their annual home tournament Saturday.