Sale Golf defeats Stratford

SALE Golf replaced Sale at the top of the North Gippsland midweek bowls ladder after defeating Stratford.

Sale went down to Heyfield, who sit only three points back in third place.

Maffra held onto fourth place after a strong win over Wurruk.

In section two, second-placed Heyfield defeated ladder leader Sale in a close encounter, Maffra accounted for Yarram Gold by 14 shots, while Yarram Green had the bye.