WACA Premier Cricket: Joondalup marches back into top six contention

JOONDALUP returned to the WACA Premier Cricket top six with a strong victory over Mt Lawley on Saturday.

The Centurions bowled out the Hawks for 220 to inflict a 98-run loss at Iluka Sporting Complex.

Leg-spinner Ty Hopes was again the destroyer with 4-72. Liam Purdy top scored with 50 for the visitors.

Multi-talented Clint Hinchliffe also took four wickets as he continues to rise amongst the ranks of the competition.

Fifth-placed Joondalup faces second-placed Perth this weekend.