GOALERS were on target in the latest round of the North Central Regional State League netball matches at Flora Hill Stadium.
The Bendigo Football Netball League bounced back from defeat the previous week to score a 29-goal win in the open clash with Loddon Valley.
Bendigo FNL won every quarter on the way to a 57-28 victory.
The talented Lauren Cowling played a key role in Bendigo FNL's win in the season's fourth round.
After an evenly fought opening quarter, Heathcote DFNL lifted its defensive play against North Central to build a 12-goal lead by half-time.
Accurate shooting by Paige Tuohey capped off Heathcote DFNL's fine passing through mid-court and into attack.
Heathcote won 58-31.
The night's play began with the 17-and-under matches.
A goal separated North Central and Bendigo FNL at quarter-time.
North Central built a four-goal lead early in the second, but Bendigo fought back brilliantly to lead 22-18 at half-time.
Bendigo FNL's young guns went on to win a great contest, 52-42.
Echuca and District took to the court in new uniforms for the clash with Loddon Valley FNL.
The Echuca and District line-up increased its lead in every quarter.
By the final whistle, Echuca and District led 48-28.
There will be no matches played in the North Central Regional State League netball season this weekend.