Photo caption: Paige Husa, left, blocks a Syracuse spike at the net. more photos under photos tab
Academic testing forced several players to miss matches for the Lady Jeffs on Saturday in Fairburys six-team volleyball invite held at the Fairbury Jr.-Sr. High School gym and the 1947 High School gym.
Fairbury began pool play losing in two sets to Class C1 undefeated Syracuse.
The Lady Rockets were victorious by scores of 25-17, 25-12.
Sidney Pollman scored nine points for Fairbury in the match on 12-14 serving.
Paige Husa topped Fairburys attackers with five kills, and Shelby Pollman chipped in with four kills.
Twelve digs were put up by Shelby Pollman on defense.
In their second pool play match of the morning Fairbury earned a three-set win against David City.
The Lady Jeffs won by scores of 22-25, 25-14, 25-16.
Behind the service line Husa led Fairbury with four ace serves on 13-15 serving.