STRATFORD maintained its 20-point lead on top of the East Gippsland A grade netball ladder with its 44-30 victory at Wy Yung on Saturday.
Second-placed Lindenow defeated bottom side Lakes Entrance 35-22.
Level on points, Lucknow and Orbost-Snowy Rovers couldn’t be split on court, drawing 38-38. These teams occupy third and fourth positions on the ladder, with fifth-placed Wy Yung two points behind.
Out of finals contention, Paynesville had the bye.