YET again fixtures were disrupted due to waterlogged pitches, but Eastham Rangers Colts rode to victory in the Wirral DFA Junior Cup second round.

Dillon Thomas, Jack Greenleas and Braden Lawrie all netted a brace in their 6-1 victory over Rangers Brakes.

Mixed fortunes befell our teams in the Wirral DFA Amateur Cup second round as Bromborough Town fought out a 2-2 draw with Wirral FC but took the tie in a 6-5 penalty shoot-out success.

Joe Skinner and Dan Leighton were their normal time scorers. 

Not so lucky were Poulton Vics, who could not compete on the boggy surface versus Woodchurch Rovers and went out in a 7-2 score line in which Adam Chadwick and Ryan Greenwood notched their goals.

Moreton Alarms Supplies second division fixtures were curtailed due to sodden grounds but Rockpoint FC continued their unbeaten run with a 10-1 defeat of Wallasey Wanderers.

Victory was thanks to a treble from Danny Allen, a double from Josh Hatton and singles from Lee Pickles, Jason Rigby, Ashley Robinson, Ben Ryan and Stephen Teale, as Jay Bradley scored the lone response.

Shore Villa missed their chance to move up to third place when being beaten 5-2 by West Kirby United, who climbed the table thanks to a fine hat-trick by George Davies and a brace from Josh Duncan. Shay Mullen bagged a double in reply.