Tight battle for Nowra, Basin

TOP SCORER: Basin's Aaron Sharpe. Photo: DAMIAN McGILL

TOP SCORER: Basin's Aaron Sharpe. Photo: DAMIAN McGILL

NOWRA managed to edge out a tough Bay and Basin side at Added Area and claim first innings points.

On the back of David Schofield’s 127, Nowra totalled 196 before Basin fell just short of their total, making 185, thanks to 46 not out from Aaron Sharpe.

Nowra then made a quickfire 6/195 declared, chasing the outright win. But the visitors held to be 5/105 at stumps.

At Bomaderry Sporting Complex, Bomaderry claimed first innings points against Ulladulla United Blues, by scoring 164 before dismissing the visitors for 96.

The stars for Bomaderry were Nathan Wallace (50 and 4/5), Stephen Wallace (52) and Acelin Bobbermein (4/11).

The final game at Ulladulla Sports Park was won by Ulladulla United Golds, who defeated Shoalhaven Ex-Servicemens on first innings.

Dale Ramsden scored 66 and took 3/54 for Ulladulla.

Berry-Shoalhaven Heads had the bye.