The Iola-Scandinavia volleyball team posted a 1-3 record at Saturday’s Fox Valley Lutheran Invitational in Appleton and also picked up a Central Wisconsin 8 Conference win over Manawa.
The Thunderbirds fell to the host Foxes 25-12, 25-17 before falling to Kewaunee 25-20, 25-11 in pool play.
This placed the T-Birds into the bronze bracket, where they fell to Weyauwega-Fremont 25-20, 25-20 before picking up a 25-12, 25-11 win over Columbus.
Manawa won the first game 25-21 and the third game 25-22, but the T-Birds won the second 25-21 and the fourth 25-23 before prevailing 15-8 in the fifth game.
Team leaders included Lidia Frias and Danielle Schmidt with 12 and nine kills, respectively; Mary Marx with 28 digs; Molly Kroseberg with 22 assists; and Kiara Boutwell with 19 assists.
The T-Birds traveled to Bonduel Tuesday and will host Stevens Point Pacelli Tuesday, Sept. 28. The junior varsity team will also compete at Saturday’s Stratford Invitational.