Reprieve for Castlemaine in top division of BBD weekend pennant

CASTLEMAINE will remain in division one of Bendigo Bowls Division weekend pennant next season.

White Hills, after winning the division two premiership last season, earned the right for promotion to the top division.

However, after an exodus of players at White Hills during the off-season, the team will remain in division two for the season that starts on October 20.

Last season's final division one ladder.

Last season's final division one ladder.

Castlemaine, which finished on the bottom of division one last season, will retain its position.