Demons close gap to fourth position

Bungaree is just two points outside the top four as the race towards finals intensifies.

The Demons didn’t play on Saturday, but climbed up the Central Highlands Netball League A-grade table, with the bye lifting them to fifth spot.

Bungaree is now just two points behind fourth-placed Buninyong, which was beaten by top side Learmonth on Saturday. The Bombers were handed a 55-33 defeat by the unbeaten top side.

Second-placed Dunnstown also kept its undefeated record in tact with a big win over Clunes, while Springbank, which is third, defeated Rokewood-Corindhap.

In other fixtures on Saturday, Ballan thumped Smythesdale, Beaufort beat Carngham-Linton, Newlyn defeated Gordon, Hepburn was too good for Creswick and Waubra got the points against Skipton.