Blues increase lead

ROSEDALE is now two wins ahead of the pack on top of the North Gippsland netball ladder.

On Saturday, the Blues defeated second-placed Churchill 39-38 at Gaskin Park.

The Cougars are only ahead of third-placed Yarram and fourth-placed Sale City on percentage.

The Demons defeated Traralgon-Tyers United 53-43 at home. The result saw the Bombers drop to fifth place.

Sale City lost at Woodside 64-47, with the Wildcats notching their season win of the season.

Heyfield won at Gormandale 48-42.

Glengarry defeated Cowwarr 47-40. The bottom of the ladder Saints are now two wins behind the Magpies, Heyfield and Woodside.

THE East Gippsland netball split round concluded on Saturday, with Stratford losing at home to Lindenow 37-25, and Boisdale-Briagolong losing at home to ladder leader Wy Yung 49-26.