FOUR Crosses maintained their bid for back to back promotions with an 8-0 thrashing of Presteigne at Foxon Manor.

Ben Simms led the rout with a hat-trick while doubles from Gaz Jones and Aaron Thorpe along with Kyle Wilson’s strike sealed an emphatic victory.

Hay St Marys also remained on course for promotion with Jack Biggs leading the way with a hat-trick in an 8-0 thumping of Machynlleth.

Liam McNally, Matty Tong, Greg Preece, Will Goodwin and Harry Hooper goals completed the rout.

Meanwhile a Dave Anthony double inspired Abermule to a 5-1 win at Aberystwyth University with Tommy Jones, Stuart Emberton and an own goal cancelling Christian Morris’ reply.