SALE-Maffra began its Melbourne Country Week cricket campaign with a 10-run victory over Traralgon on Monday.
At Frankston, an unbeaten 64 from Ben Jones, 51 from Lee Hopkins, 46 from Cloete Buitendag helped the Sharks score 7-257 from their 50 overs.
Traralgon was bowled out for 247 in its final over.
Opener Jordan Gilmore scored a run a ball 120 to set-up the Tornadoes chase.
Traralgon lost its final three wickets for nine runs.
Jack Rietschel and Buitendag both claimed two wickets for the Sharks.
On Tuesday, Sale-Maffra will play Mornington Peninsula, which is coming off a round one loss.