Rivals battle at top of table

Rivals: The Macleay Valley Rangers and Kempsey Saints Green side are battling for the minor premiership. Photo: Penny Tamblyn.
Rivals: The Macleay Valley Rangers and Kempsey Saints Green side are battling for the minor premiership. Photo: Penny Tamblyn.

The Kempsey Saints Green side and the Macleay Valley Rangers continue to do battle at the top of the Women’s Northern League table, with the two sides equal on 31-competition points.

Kempsey Saints Green remained on top after securing a 2-1 victory over the defending champions Wauchope on Saturday.

Meanwhile the Rangers held on a for a 1-0 victory over Kempsey Saints White.

Kempsey Saints Green currently hold the top spot with a superior goal difference.

The two sides won’t face each other again during the regular season. However, they will each face Port United, who currently sit in third position.

Saints Green will face them this Saturday while Rangers meet Port United in round 15.

Port United have a game in hand and has only lost two of their nine games this season.

The South West Rocks Stingers had the bye on the weekend and moved into fifth position on the ladder.

The Yowies lost 2-1 against Port FC.

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