In sports they call it "clutch" - the phenomenon of athletes under pressure being able to summon whatever resources they can to succeed, often at the very end of the game.

A six-point turnaround in under four minutes, to go from trailing by four goals to winning 44-42, was a clutch performance from Phillips Electrical Whanganui High against Wanganui Car Centre Kaierau A1 in the big game of the third round of Premier at Springvale Stadium on Monday night.

In a tight and whistle-heavy matchup between the two leading contenders for the season crown, WHS did not have the services