SAXTON Rovers remain eight points clear at the top of Division 1 as they hammered hosts Steventon 5-0 in the North Berks League, writes Richard Underwood.

Tom Stanley, Ollie Nadin, Ryley Stone, Louis Bloomfield and Dan Parry scored the goals.

Ardington came away from East Hendred with a 4-2 win thanks to a double from Luke Faircloth and further goals from Gavin Jones and Tom Eatwell.

Hendred hit back through Jordan Parrott and Sam Belcher.

Long Wittenham brushed hosts Westminster aside with a 6-1 win as Lewis Monahan and Callum Bowler both bagged braces.

Will Houseman and Joe Murphy were also on the mark, with Andy Hope replying.

Liam Revell smashed a four-timer for East Hendred Res in a thumping 8-0 win at Long Wittenham Res.

Liam Eltham (2), Steve Vaux and Toby Daley scored the others.

Hagbourne Res went top of Division 4 with a hard-fought 2-1 win against visitors Harwell & Appleford.

The hosts went in front when George Smith headed in, but on the stroke of half-time, Eddie Stanhope levelled from the penalty spot.

In a tight second half, Hagbourne secured victory as Charlie Noble fired home with the game’s second penalty.

In the first round of the War Memorial Cup, Drayton recorded a crushing 17-1 win over Hanney 66 Club.

Josh Dennis hit a six-timer, with Pat Walsh claiming five and Alex Kerry four.

Carl Bolton and Lewis Allen scored Drayton’s others, Hanney’s scant reply coming from Jack Slight.


Div 3: Lambourn Res 1 (D Harris), Faringdon Res 2 (B Ferris, P Smith); Marcham 3 (D Barnes, J Eldridge, J Follows), Milton Utd A 2 (J Lage, L Webb).

Div 4: Stanford Res 0, Berinsfield Res 4 (M Calvo 2, J Welch, R Boodell); Cholsey U Res 4 (S Bunce 2, R Mundy, J Barrett), Steventon Res 1 (R Bailey).

AG Kingham Cup 1st round: Ardington Res 5 (C Buckell, G Francis, N Bishop, S Cox, J Wilkins), North Oxford Res 2 (J Brown, T Dos Santos).

North Berks League Cup 1st round: Drayton Res 2 (A Jones, M Gardener), Marcham Res 5 (L Jackson 2, Y Shahab, B Wilson, C Shahab).

War Memorial Cup 1st round: Compton 7 (B Brzoska 4, A Cairns 2, K Sergeant), Hagbourne Utd 0; Uffington Utd 2 (D Harfield 2), Sutton Courtenay 6 (A Kirk 3, R Griffiths, C Stewart, M Churton).