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Lady Jeffs Hanging Tough

Fairbury Journal News Fairbury, Nebraska (9/26/2017) The Fairbury Lady Jeff volleyball team had a rough week, dropping two contests to Superior (Tuesday) and Beatrice (Thursday). In Tuesday’s match against the Wildcats, Fairbury kept the first set close, losing 21-25, but lost momentum in the second (14-25) and the third (5-25). Destiny Brown and Janessa Swanda each recorded an Ace in the match. Jessa Eden leading the team in Kills with (8), and Sara Huss added (5) Kills of her own. Eden led the team again in Blocks with (2), while Brown, Swanda and Huss each recorded (1) Block. Izze Schwab led Faibury with (16) Assists, and Joy Ondrak led the team recording (9) Digs.
Thursday’s match against Beatrice, Fairbury was able to keep each set close, but ultimately dropped the match in three sets, 19-25, 19-25 and 15-25. Brown again recorded an Ace for the Lady Jeffs, and Huss led the squad with (9) Kills, with Swanda and Eden notching (5) Kills apiece. Jessa Eden had (4) Blocks, Huss recorded (3), and Schwab had (2). Schwab also led the team in Assists with (23).
Forty-five digs were recorded by the Lady Jeffs against Beatrice, led by Ondrak with (11), Swanda and Eden both with (8), Leah Mach (7) and Schwab (6) rounded out the stats for Fairbury.