Neligh-Oakdale dropped a five-set thriller against Ewing on Thursday as the Warriors celebrated parents night.
The Tigers defeated the Warriors 19-25, 25-23, 25-22, 21-25, 15-10.
Senior Danae Smith put down 12 kills in the loss and classmate Kelsey Green picked up 45 digs. Senior Shelby Keetle added two ace serves and junior Chase Vleck had four solo blocks.
The Warriors move to 5-12 on the season. They will be in action against Saturday at the Wisner-Pilger October Classic.