HALTON Borough emerged from their barren spell but had to come from behind for a 3-1 Division One win over Croft.
After a good first half without an end product despite a plethora of chances, Halton conceded on the hour.
Croft's keeper made saves from all angles but Paul Withers finally steered home from a short corner.
Neil Shaw safely dispatched a penalty.
In the final seconds, Withers and Gary Jones set up Michael Colebrook.
Will Baker stood out in Boro's midfield.
In Division Four, Boro reserves lost 1-0 at St Michael's 3rd by the only goal.
Premier Division Moorfield made hard work of a 2-1 victory over strugglers Downall Green with windy conditions a leveller.
But a speculative ball by right-back Marc Wilson found Paul Giles to brilliantly flick on for Mark Madigan to finish.
Downall Green equalised from a scramble but Gary Wood headed in a corner for his campaign sixth.
Matt Dando saved a penalty five minutes from the break to keep Moorfield in front.
Moorfield Res went down 2-4 to Spartak while the thirds were beaten 3-0 at Grappenhall.
Moore United remain unbeaten in the Premier thanks to Chris Rowson and Sean Willott in a 2-1 home victory against Cronton Villa.
Division Three saw Widnes Bayer crush Lomax CC 4-1. Nat Brad-dish grabbed the only hat-trick of the day, supported with a strike from Paul Rigby and a man-of-the-match display by Jay Shaw.