An unbeaten 107 from Luke Wilson has helped keep Gladstone’s second division finals hopes alive with a win over Kinross on Saturday.
Only eight points separates the teams running second to fifth in the battle for the top four spots on the Orange District Cricket Association second grade ladder.
Wilson’s ton helped Gladstone to reach 6-201 and pass Kinross’ total of 8-199.
Mick Parfett top-scored for the students with 73 before he was run out in the clash at Sir Jack Brabham Park.
Cavaliers fought out a close win over Waratahs CSU.
Ladder leaders CYMS Moroneys had another big win, dismissing second placed Orange City for 111.
CYMS Bourkes still lead the third grade table despite losing to third-placed City.