CREWE and District League leaders Curshaws were in rampant mood on Saturday when basement boys Winnington Reserves were on the end of a 7-0 drubbing.
Andy Jackson (2), Simon Foster, Dean Amery, Sean Gilrain, Lloyd Smith and Tim Lamb cracked in the goals. Bentley went second after edging Crewe Reserves 1-0 thanks to Steve Wilson.
Congleton Athletic continued their progress with a resounding 5-0 success at Winnington Avenue, after Simon Buxton (2), Rob Negus (2) and Mark Shuker hit the net.
Sandbach Town had Chris Scarlet, Anthony Evans and Martin Farrell on the mark in their 3-1 win over Malpas (Steve Jones). Sandbach Utd and Sandbach drew 0-0.
The Crewe Sunday Regional League programme was ravaged by frost. In the only Premier Division game, The Bank Regional (Ashley Lawton, Neil Bate) and White Lion (Gareth Canvin, Peter Griffiths) shared a 2-2 draw.
The Express are the new leaders in Division One after beating Peacock/Willaston Villa 4-1. Socha, Bell, Broadhurst and Craig Wright were on target with Stafford gaining the Peacock consolation. Sydney (Rob Hadzik (3), Peter Whitehead), went second after beating Salvador (Dave Wiggins) 4-1. JTS Wistaston were hammered 9-0 by Fox Elworth.
In Cheshire Border Counties League Division One, Crewe Athletic (Hudson) went top after beating Rode Heath 1-0.
PSV Alsager (Jackson, Baddiley, Rowe, Whittaker) kept their unbeaten run with a 4-1 victory over Blazer (Morrey). In the Sandbach derby, Black Bear (Hutchins) and Military Arms (Jackson) shared a 1-1 draw.
In Division Two, the Farmers (Bryan 2) were held to a 2-2 draw by Broughton Utd (Jordan, Finney). Nags Head (Haulwood, Lesley, Golding) had a 3-1 win over the Oak (Alcock).