After starting the two-day Malcolm Invite off with a pair of losses, Fairbury’s Lady Jeffs volleyball team bounced back to place seventh in the 10-team invite.
On Saturday, Fairbury claimed its first two wins of the season helping the squad to a 2-1 mark on the day.
In its first pool play match on Saturday morning, Fairbury was defeated by Malcolm, 25-5, 25-18.
Fairbury regrouped and topped Fort Calhoun in two sets, 25-20, 25-18 in its final match of pool play.
Saturday afternoon, Fairbury matched up against Conestoga in the seventh place match.
Fairbury beat the Lady Cougars in straight sets, 25-23, 25-23 to improve to 2-5 on the season.
In their opening pool matches on Thursday, Fairbury went 0-2.
Ashland-Greenwood beat Fairbury in the first match by scores of 25-18, 25-9.