ARARAT - First National has produced the upset of the Ararat City Tennis Club's Wednesday night men's season after knocking Fishers' IGA from the top of the ladder.
John Hannett dominated in the first two sets he played while Mike Connellan also collected a couple of wins for First National.
Fishers' IGA managed two sets, after First National claimed the first three but were unable to win the last going down 4-6 and losing on the night by two sets, seven points.
Stan Hamilton has taken top position in the wake of Fishers' loss after it continued its winning run against McDonalds.
Michael Harricks and Ash Cooper gave McDonalds the early advantage with a 9-4 win but Wayne Jerram and Keenan Hurst hit back even harder for Stan Hamilton, winning 9-2.
The results continued to go Stan Hamilton's way with Garry and Keenan Hurst putting together a superb set of tennis in the fourth, beating Cooper and Chris Hartwich 10-1.
In the final match up of the night Gasons comfortably defeated Watson Auto Repairs collecting five of the six sets on offer.
Nick Bush and Al Wills were strong in each of their partnerships for Gasons while Alex Drosg and Mick Verdon were able to salvage a draw for Watson Auto in the final set of the night.
Fishers' IGA 2-29 lost to First National 4-36
G McInnes, G Vallance lost to J Hannett, M Connellan 3-9; W Read, L McInnes lost to W Gason, A Kalluri 4-6; G McInnes, W Read lost to J Hannett, W Gason 3-7; G Vallance, L McInnes def M Connellan, A Kalluri 9-3; G McInnes, L McInnes def J Hannett, A Kalluri 6-5; G Vallance, W Read lost to M Connellan, W Gason 4-6.
McDonalds 2-25 lost to Stan Hamilton 4-40
M Harricks, A Cooper def S Gason, G Hurst 9-4; S Payne, C Hartwich lost to W Jerram, K Hurst 2-9; M Harricks, S Payne lost to S Gason, W Jerram 4-8; A Cooper, C Hartwich lost to G Hurst, K Hurst 1-10; M Harricks, C Hartwich lost to S Gason, K Hurst 2-6; A Cooper, S Payne def G Hurst, W Jerram 7-3.
Gasons 5-41 def Watson Auto Repairs 0-26
A Wills, N Bush def R McGregor, A Drosg 7-5; G Stewart, J Zwar def M Verdon, B Hartwich 6-1; A Wills, G Stewart def R McGregor, M Verdon 7-4; N Bush, J Zwar def A Drosg, B Hartwich 8-6; A Wills, J Zwar def R McGregor, B Hartwich 7-4; N Bush, G Stewart drew with A Drosg, M Verdon 6-6.