Kinglake Memorial Oval, Kinglake Central.
Kinglake captain Damian Fitzpatrick won the toss and sent the Preston Druids in to bat first, with the Druids later declaring at the 50 over mark for 7/186 leaving just 20 overs for Kinglake to face on day one, with Kinglake being 3/72 at stumps.
Kinglake now need 115 runs next Saturday, February 11 to force the Druids bat a second innings.
Play resumes next Saturday with the Lakers hoping to stay ahead having only the following weeks’ home game against the Rivergums’ 3rd eleven to complete season 2016-17.
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Article first published in The Local Paper, February 8, 2017.