A road trip to Kaikoura has finally seen Wanderers drop points, as they were held to a 26-all draw by East Coast in Kaikoura today.
Nelson had to scrap hard to beat Waitohi on the road 20-19.
Waimea Old Boys got back into winning ways with a 40-12 demolition of Harlequins at Jubilee Park.
Stoke overpowered Renwick 31-17 at home.
Marist were too strong for Central 44-27 while Kahurangi were pipped by Moutere 21-20.