Battle at the top
Mt Albert Ramblers and Auckland United are battling it out at the top of the Auckland fastpitch softball competition.
Ramblers overcame Otahuhu 5-0 at the weekend, without Blacksox Donny Hale, Michael Cameron and Thomas Cameron.
But United continued their winning ways, outclassing Northcote 10-3 after beating Otahuhu 5-4 in the first game of a double-header.
Eden-Roskill edged out Howick 1-0 in a tie- breaker, before faltering against Northcote 11-1.
And Marist took out Roosters and Glenfield 7-2 and 9-1 respectively.
The previously unbeaten Ramblers women’s team lost to Marist 6-3, while Metro beat Howick 7-0.
Tomorrow Ramblers face the Roosters at Rosedale Park, Eden Roskill face Glenora at Phyllis St and Marist play Auckland United at Simson Reserve.
The women play Metro at Warren Freer Park.