It was a busy week for the Fairbury Lady Jeffs as they gave their best on the field and on the court, competing in volleyball and softball.
Fairbury Lady Jeffs Softball Takes Third At Home
Despite the rain on Saturday, the Lady Jeffs Softball Team played with heart as they competed at the Fairbury Invite. To start the morning, they competed against the Freeman Falcons, soaring to a victory with a strong lead against Freeman, 10-2.
They faced the Grand Island Northwest Vikings next. After entering extra innings, Fairbury fell to the Vikings by one run: 9-8.
To finish out the invite, they met Fillmore Central/Exeter Milligan on the field, where their determination brought them another victory for the day with the final score of 6-5.
They took third place at the Fairbury Invite. The Lady Jeffs Softball Team will face the Auburn Bulldogs on Sept. 6. The Bulldogs won two of their three games Saturday at the Fairbury Invite.
Check out photos from the game here:
Lady Jeffs Volleyball Team Competes With Heart, Falls To Bulldogs
On Sept. 1, the Lady Jeffs Volleyball Team had their first match of the season at Auburn, facing the Bulldogs. Through determination, they won one set against the Bulldogs. However, the Bulldogs pulled ahead to win a total of three sets, giving them the victory for the match.
Fairbury will face off against the Thayer Central Titans on Sept. 6 in Hebron. On Sept. 1, the Titans won a match against the Tri-County Trojans 3-0.
Check out these photos from the match against Auburn, contributed by Brooke Schwab: