The semifinalists in the Citizens Shield have all been confirmed while Waitaki Girls had a weekend to forget on the netball court.
In the division one Southland competition, Mossburn showed what it is capable of by beating leader Pioneer 32-15.
Blues have all but assured themselves of a place in Southland's Premier Galbraith Shield semifinals after beating Marist 20-0 on Saturday.
The extent to which Wakatipu has missed fullback Chris Young and his golden boot became glaringly obvious as he demoralised Arrowtown at Queenstown on Saturday.
The Clutha Steamers have returned to the top of the Southern Region points table this weekend while in the netball, Southern Plumbing won a tight tussle with Redwyns.
As the Southern Region competition rounds the corner into the final stretch there are some key games this weekend which could make or break seasons.
The North Otago Rugby Football Union is not sitting on its hands as more defaults hit the competition.
Wakatipu will tackle Arrowtown at the Queenstown Rec tomorrow with a team beginning to resemble the side that completed the first round of the Central Otago premier club competition undefeated.
Woodlands used its experience to win 41-37 at home against Blues in the Southland division one competition on Saturday.
Maniototo did outstandingly well to prise the White Horse Cup off Wakatipu a couple of weeks ago but was incredibly unlucky to have to defend it first up against a Cromwell Goats team on fire,...
The Galbraith Shield club competition is nearing the business end of the season and only three rounds remain.
Alexandra is a bit like Owaka and Green Island - an unfancied club turning doubters into believers every week.
It is do-or-die time for the bottom four teams approaching the halfway mark in the second round of the Southern Region competition.
The battle for the top four begins in earnest tomorrow, as five of the six clubs fight it out for the semifinals with four rounds remaining.