Majik rise to top position after thriller
Mayuga Majik have risen to the top of the men’s A-grade in round 14 by beating long-term rivals #Yogetit in a close game, after being only separated by one point at half-time.
The atmosphere was tense in the final five minutes of Thursday’s game as the margin remained small enough for either team to win. Leading team Majik fought to get clear while #Yogetit tried to catch up.
But the Majik looked like the dominant side and they managed to maintain their lead to win, 24-19.
Third-placed Trouts School also beat Pardoo Katz in their game, 4129, despite an impressive early second half comeback from their opponents.
Coral Trouts had a good 12-point win over the Pistons despite having only five players on the court.
Pistons struggled to score in the first half, going to half-time with eight points to the Trouts’ 25, which hurt their chances despite a competitive effort in the second half.
In the women’s A-grade games, the Falcons beat the Pegy Flyers by six points, while ladder leaders Hello Trouts remain far ahead of the pack with a bigger win over Mud Flaps, 32-18. Women’s B-grade team Hawks had a victory over the Razorbacks and Lady Falcons beat the Dribblers, 22-8.
In the men’s B-grade fixtures, the Cardinals had a surprise win over the Heat, thrashing them 5318.
Prodigy sustained their good form in a defeat over the Redbacks and Flakers stamped their authority on their game against the Pelicans, winning 42-25.