Wintry conditions for hockey

MAFFRA hosted Orbost in cold wintry conditions on Saturday during the penultimate match of the East Gippsland hockey season.

The open team needed to defeat third-placed Orbost to stay in finals contention, but was kept to a draw.

Sale and Wellington had byes in the open matches, but Sale defeated Nagle 13-0 in the women’s match.

Maffra also had a good win, 10-0, with Jess Cull scoring three goals.

Sale and Maffra both had wins in the under 18s.

This Saturday, Maffra heads to Bairnsdale to play Nagle, Sale takes on Swan Reach, and Wellington will play Orbost.