HUNTLY-North Epsom has booked the first berth in next week's Bendigo District Cricket Association Twenty20 grand final.
The Power's two victories in Sunday's round of matches against Bendigo United and Eaglehawk were enough to finish on top of the Pool 1 ladder and edge out Golden Square for a grand final berth on net run rate.
Sunday's round of matches included Power star Adam Ward taking just the sixth five-wicket haul in BDCA T20 history.
Ward bagged 5-24 off 3.4 overs as the Power dismissed Eaglehawk for 83 in reply to its 8-119.
The Power's Matthew Culvenor was also a handful with the ball, taking 4-5 off four overs against Bendigo United and 2-6 off three against the Hawks for a combined 6-11.
Strathdale 4-120 def Sandhurst 115.
Huntly-North Epsom 6-155 def Bendigo United 8-84.
Strathfieldsaye 9-121 def Sandhurst 5-117.
Huntly-North Epsom 8-119 def Eaglehawk 83.
Pool 1 - Huntly-North Epsom (24), Golden Square (24), Eaglehawk (18), Bendigo (12), Bendigo United (12).
Pool 2 - Kangaroo Flat (18), White Hills (18), Strathdale (18), Strathfieldsaye (18), Sandhurst (6).
Still to come:
Tuesday night - Kangaroo Flat v White Hills.
Wednesday night - Kangaroo Flat v Strathdale.