The Northern Stars will be disappointed to not cement a play-off spot after losing to The Good Oil Tactix 48-53 in the final match of Super Sunday in Invercargill.

The Northern Stars broke their four-game losing streak to snatch a 53-52 win over crosstown rivals Northern Mystics in Takanini.

The Good Oil Tactix recorded their first home win of the ANZ Premiership, upsetting the Northern Stars 49-46 in Christchurch tonight.

The composure of the Southern Steel helped them to a 60-58 win over the Northern Stars in round eight of the ANZ Premiership today.

The Northern Stars will be without Temepara Bailey and Ellen Halpenny for their round eight match against the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel today.

The Northern Stars suffered their second consecutive loss in ANZ Premiership, falling to the Splice Waikato Bay of Penty Magic 42 - 53 in Takanini tonight.

Horror first and third quarters from the Northern Stars handed the Te Wananga o Raukura Central Pulse a convincing 68-42 win in Porirua to complete round six of the ANZ Premiership.

The Northern Stars put on a brilliant team effort across all areas of the court to dominate the Northern Mystics 64-50 at Trusts Arena on Super Sunday.

The Northern Stars bounced back from a defeat last week to muscle their way to a 57-47 win over the Splice Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic in Tauranga tonight, to complete round five of the ANZ Premiership.

The unbeaten Te Wānaga o Raukawa Central Pulse punished the Northern Stars errors in a horror second quarter to beat the home team 50-61 at Pulman Arena in Takanini tonight.