JONATHAN Ackroyd starred with a hat-trick as Aberystwyth University eased to a 4-1 win at Abermule.

Jason Cotterrall completed the scoring for the Students while the hosts reduced the arrears through Dave Anthony.

Meanwhile Rhayader Town’s march up the table continued with Jac Petrie netting twice in a 2-0 win at home to Waterloo Rovers on Friday night.

Forden United toasted glory on the road with goals from Josh Morgan and David Roberts earning their side a 2-0 win at Rhayader Town.