TALLANGATTA reeled off its eighth successive victory by bringing down Rutherglen 40-20 in their A-grade clash at Tallangatta on Saturday.
Since dropping their opening two matches of the season against Barnawartha and Thurgoona, the Hoppers have been faultless.
They face the ultimate challenge against undefeated Kiewa-Sandy Creek this weekend.
Karina Cameron, Erika O'Connell and Maddison Mason played well for Tallangatta as it led by 12 goals at quarter-time and extended the margin at each change.
Barnawartha defeated Mitta United 53-37.
For the second week in a row, Jess Braut and Georgette Meunier played well for the Tigers.
Thurgoona’s Jennifer Vine starred in the Bulldogs big win over Beechworth.
Wahgunyah defeated Dederang-Mt Beauty, KSC accounted for Wodonga Saints and Yackandandah caused a surprise by defeating Chiltern.