Naracoorte hosted Tatiara in an inter-association cricket match in searing heat today.
With the temperature gauge nudging 40 degrees, Naracoorte batted first at Wortley Oval and made a competitive 161 from its 40 overs.
Openers Matt Smith (26) and Andrew Stevens (37) set an excellent base with an opening stand of 67 and Michael McGurk and Will Walker made handy contributions of 20 each in the middle order.
Four Tatiara bowlers took two wickets each.
Tatiara responded strongly with 4/162 from 33.4 overs, Nick Hampel top scoring with 69 and fellow opener Tim Diment making a brisk 30.
Dillon Ingenito claimed the best figures of 2/24.