BRIGHT claimed two wins from four matches in round 16 of Ovens and King netball last weekend.
Hosting Benalla the C grade and B reserve sides were the two successful teams on the day.
The A grade girls came close to knocking off the eighth placed All Blacks but went down 39-47.
New recruit Hannah Kennedy was best on court for the Mountain Maids while Emily O’Neil and Kate Buckley worked well in goals.
B grade came even closer than A grade did to victory before falling 39-42.
Fleur Fergie was solid in attack scoring 25 goals and Tracy Fitzpatrick was again strong in defence giving the Bright girls every chance but it wasn’t quite enough.