A FIVE-goal haul from Ben Douglass paved the way for Sharks to bring down Pool Pirates 6-5 in their Ovens and Murray A grade men’s clash at WAVES on Sunday.
In a goal for goal clash, Sharks repelled several late surges with goalkeeper Thomas Stefanou holding his nerve under pressure.
Pool Pirates were best served by Danny Nugent and Matt O’Connell.
An improved Northside won their first match of the season by defeating Albury Tigers 8-3.
In A grade women, Sharks accounted for Pool Pirates Skulls 12-2.
Leah Dodd scored four goals while Phebe and Sophie McLeod and Elyse Boyer were also effective.
Dodd and Taylor Miller recently played in gold medal winning sides for Australian Country at the Princess Chulabhorn Cup in Thailand.
Pool Pirates defeated Albury Tigers 12-8.