Danae Drish Of Fairfield Wins Silver Medal

In the picture, Danae Drish is 4th from the left and her partner Madison Larson is 3rd.

Fairfield High School junior Danae Drish teamed with Madison Larson of Independence and finished 2nd in the high performance club division of the ABT beach volleyball national tournament Saturday through Monday at Florida’s Hickory Point Beach. The 16 year old competes with the Club Iowa Juniors from Cedar Falls/Waterloo.

Club Co-Director Chris Mahi said, “The conditions were the toughest, most extreme of any tournament we’ve ever entered. Temperatures in the sand reached 113 degrees on day one and day 2. All of our kids were so mentally strong and battled the conditions and their opponents!”