The first century of the season wasn't enough to topple North Albury.
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New City's Zimbabwean international Tarisai Musakanda struck a superb 139 not out from 122 balls, cracking 14 boundaries and two sixes.
The Phoenix was chasing North's imposing 8-302, but finished on 9-225.
Home team captain Ash Borella and Brandon Purtell combined in a 159-run stand for the third wicket.
Borella smashed a sizzling 95 runs from only 60 deliveries, with 13 boundaries and a six.
Purtell posted 79, while Greg Daniel chipped in with 49.
Dan Baker and Sam Grant snared three wickets.