Burras bag two major wins

PASS: Newlyn's Shannen Lacey playing against a strong Dunnstown outfit during the round 16 A-grade CHNL competition on Saturday afternoon. Picture: Dylan Burns
PASS: Newlyn's Shannen Lacey playing against a strong Dunnstown outfit during the round 16 A-grade CHNL competition on Saturday afternoon. Picture: Dylan Burns

The Central Highlands Netball League played their round 16 matches at the weekend.

A-grade

Hepburn, still vying for eighth place, took on bottom of the ladder Smythesdale, beating them by 69 points, 85-16. Creswick had a 34 point win over home team Skipton, with a final score of 61-27. Daylesford was defeated by Ballan by 58 points, 8-66, Clunes was defeated by Waubra 26-53 and Newlyn lost to Dunnstown by 44 points, 69-25.

B-grade

Hepburn’s B-grade players had a major 79 point win against Smythesdale, with a final score of 85-7, while Newlyn narrowly beat Dunnstown 41-36. Waubra had the advantage of playing at home, beating Clunes 42-30, as did Skipton, beating the Creswick Wickers by six points, 30-24. The Bulldogs played strong against seventh placed Ballan, but lost by 17 points, 21-37.