STRATFORD recorded its second win of the East Gippsland netball season, upsetting Lakes Entrance 47-44 at home on Saturday.
The Seagulls fell to third place with the loss, while the Swans remains in sixth.
Seventh-placed Boisdale-Briagolong lost to Orbost-Snowy Rovers 57-40. The Blues are outside the top four on percentage.
Lucknow defeated Lindenow 43-39 at home to remain in fourth place.
Ladder leader Wy Yung defeated bottom side Paynesville 56-23.
YARRAM remains in third place on the North Gippsland netball ladder after defeating Sale City 67-49 at home on Saturday.
Second-placed Churchill defeated Heyfield 45-41 at home.
Cowwarr moved into fourth place with a 41-39 home victory against Woodside.
The Swans overtook Traralgon-Tyers United, who lost at Rosedale 57-41. The Blues remain undefeated on top of the ladder.
Bottom side Gormandale opened its account with a 59-54 victory over Glengarry.