The Southern Steel have beaten the Northern Stars 63-61 in their Netball Premiership game in Invercargill.
The Stars led after each of the first three quarters and were in contention until the last couple of minutes when the Steel grabbed a couple of key turnovers.
It is the fourth win for the Steel who move up to second in the standings.
The Stars have now lost all five of their matches, but three of them have been by two goals or less.
Later tonight the unbeaten Pulse are in Auckland to play the Northern Mystics.