HAT-TRICKS from Daryl Scarlett and Gareth Brookes helped Bentley to maintain their 100% record in the Crewe Regional Sunday League Premier Division.
The 8-1 success against Faddiley (Keith Ayers) was completed by John Scarlett and Peter Thomasson.
White Lion (Peter Griffiths 2, Andy Middleton) kept up the pressure with a 3-2 victory over Willaston White Star (Barry Murrell, Martin Caldwell).
Dave Hanson cracked a treble for Nantwich Wanderers, who also had Ashley Lawton on target, in a 4-0 win over Flying Lady.
Boot & Shoe Villa (Harrison, Hertnett, Parker) took the honours in a 3-1 win over Crewe Corinthians (Kevin Sharp), while Nantwich Young Farmers (James Lomas, Ross Kirby, Andrew Witter, Richard Ford) got back to winning ways with a 4-1 success over Betley (Andrew Archer). Wick-stead (Brazendale 2, Hull, Hassall) hit Wrenbury with four without reply.
In Division One, Salvador proved no match for The Express (Wakefield, Boyd, Reddock, Socha 2) in a 5-0 scoreline, while Audlem DK ( Craig Gordon 4, Joe Ragdale, Ken Taylor, Sean Kelly) thrashed Railway Hotel (Ben Parker) 7-1.
AC Wickstead could manage only a 1-1 draw with Beeston Hotel, while Fox El-worth (Steve Bushill, Anthony Evans, Michael Holleran) ran out 3-1 winners over JTS Wistaston (Joey Ghader).
Cheshire Rangers were crushed 9-0 by AFC Barkode (Vinny Miller 4, Mike Walton 2, Steve Martin 2, Craig Pownall).
Crewe and District League teams won eight of their 15 ties in the Inter-League Cup first round, against East Cheshire League opponents.
Sandbach United (Nathan Mulrooney 3, Ben Morgan 2, Danny Coppenhall) managed a 6-2 success over Alderley St Phil-lip's, while Bunbury (Richie Moss 3, Sean Doolan, Wayne Scott) won 5-2 at Boar-hound.
Cuddington (Ashley Clarke 2, Mick Steadman) beat hosts Old Alts A 3-0, while Bentley (Paul Jones 3, John Dawson) won 4-2 at Phoenix.
Andy Jackson hit both goals for Curshaws in a 2-1 success over Lindow, while Winnington Reserves (Ian Jones, Chris Aust) and Kidsgrove Carpets (Martin Smith, Phil Wootton) beat Juno and Old Alts Veterans 2-1 respectively.
Congleton Athletic (Mick Bromley) moved into round two at the expense of Poynton Nomads A after a 1-0 win, but Winnington Avenue went out 2-0 to Poynton Nomads B.
Crewe Reserves (Adam Socha) lost 3-1 to Weavers, Malpas were hammered 6-0 by Club AZ, Poynton beat Sandbach Town (Fraser Keena) 3-1 while Wheatsheaf (James Collins 2) lost 3-2 to Poynton Kingfisher. Lostock Reserves (Jack Bryning, Jimmy Kimber) were defeated 4-2 by Puss in Boots.
In the Cheshire and Border Counties League Division One, leaders Horseshoe (Brown, og) were held to a 2-2 draw by neighbours Mere Inn (Baddiley, Varney).
Bottom club SLB Cars went down 1-0 to Crewe Athletic (Vine), while Blazer (Rissiter, Palin) earned a 2-1 win over Rode Heath.
In Division Two, Boot and Shoe (Marsdon, Blackhurst 2) got their first points with a 3-2 win over Oak (Gibson, Branston).
Leaders Potting Shed (Teabow, Hope, Lightowler) overcame Three Lamps (Azumank) 3-1, while Haslington Villa (Sanderson, Forbes) won 2-1 at Nag's Head (Black-stock).