BLACKFIELD & Langley are the new leaders of the Sydenhams Premier Division following a comfortable 4-0 home win over Bemerton Heath Harlequins.
Two goals apiece from Dave Ewen and Jake Rowley settled the issue and it could have been more had Ewen not sent a hat-trick chance wide.
Newport IoW were this evening’s most prolific scorers, hammering Fawley AFC 8-2 on the Island to ease into second spot.
Tom McInnes and Charlie Smeeton both bagged trebles, backed by one apiece from Darren Powell and Scott Jones. Joe Wood and Charlie Willett netted the Oilers’ replies.
Wayne Boud was the hat-trick hero of Fareham Town’s 5-1 win over Totton & Eling at Cams Alders, while Brockenhurst led twice at Bournemouth Poppies only to be held 2-2. Daryll Phillips and Jacques Bernard notched for the Badgers with Diane Bassiriki and Liam Jacobs hitting back for a point.
AFC Portchester (Sammy Igoe pen, Gary Moody) produced a much improved display to see off Horndean (Nathan Paxton) 2-1.
Hamworthy beat Lymington Town 4-2 in the league, while Whitchurch bowed out of the FA Cup 2-1 at Hallen.