FAIRBURY – The Class C1 #10 Syracuse volleyball team defeated Auburn in three sets to win the six-team Fairbury Invitational on Saturday. The Rockets beat the Bulldogs, 25-20, 20-25, 25-22 (2-1).
Syracuse won their pool by defeating Sandy Creek (25-8, 25-11) and David City (25-17, 25-18). Auburn topped Falls City (25-6, 25-1) and Fairbury (25-14, 25-15).
Meredith Clark led the Rockets with 33 kills in the tournament. Jessie Moss added 26 and Lauren Meyer had 23.
The Rockets move to 10-1 this season and will play in the Falls City triangular with the Tigers and Lourdes Central Catholic.
The Bulldogs are now 7-3 and will face HTRS at Auburn High School on Tuesday.
4th: David City(1-2)
5th: Sandy Creek(1-2)
6th: Falls City(0-3)