Fairburys young wrestling team continued to show improvement competing Saturday in the brutally tough 16-team Crete Invitational.
As a team, the Jeffs placed 13th overall as they scored 38 points.
Adams Central won the invite amassing 192.50 points with Syracuse runner-up with 188 points.
On the day, Fairbury had a trio of medalists.
Senior Jon Fletcher went 4-1 in his matches to place third in the 113-pound weight class.
Fletcher won his third place match by decision, 3-0 over Ashland-Greenwoods Dawson Grell.
Sophomore Greg Borch placed sixth in the 132-pound weight class with a record of 3-3.
Freshman Patrick Ondrak finished sixth in the 160-pound weight class posting a mark of 1-3.
Going into the Crete Invite I knew it was going to be tough. I felt the team did a lot of good things. We are a young team that makes some mistakes but we are getting better, Jeffs wrestling coach Cory Schweitzer said.