LEOMINSTER maintained their 100% start in De Cymru & The Marches 1 of the GoCrea8 Hockey League after beating Lansdown 5-2.

In the first half, Leominster made a slow start and went behind.

However, they improved and scored twice through Ben Smith and Steve Dobson to go into the interval 2-1 up.

Dobson also scored in the second half, with Nicko Evans and Jon Davis also on target.

Elsewhere, Stewart Goodarzi and Danny Makaruk both scored four goals as Hereford claimed an excellent 8-3 win at rivals Ross-on-Wye.

Hereford Seconds also had an excellent 7-3 victory over Stroud Thirds in The Marches 1, while in The Marches 2, Leominster Seconds lost 5-1 to leaders Bourton & Sherborne and Ross Seconds drew 2-2 with Cirencester Thirds.

Meanwhile in the West Clubs' Women's League, Hereford beat Royal Wootton Bassett 2-1 and Leominster enjoyed a 3-0 victory over North Wiltshire.

However, Hereford Seconds and Colwall & Malvern were thrashed by Bourton & Sherborne and Cheltenham Fourths respectively, while Ross lost 3-2 to Shipton Oliffe.

Colwall & Malvern Seconds drew 1-1 with Bourton & Sherborne Seconds.

Elsewhere, Presteigne beat Whitchurch Saints Seconds 4-1 in Premier 1 of the South Wales League.

Lesley Philipps opened the scoring before Jess Goodwin made it 2-0.

Whitchurch kept the pressure on Presteigne, but Rita Tomkins added a third goal.

The Saints pulled a goal back before half time, but Sioned Price sealed the win with a fine goal.

Kington lost 3-1 to Cardiff & Met Seconds in Division One.