Wombwell Main climbed off the bottom of the County Senior League Premier Division, after a 3-1 home win over Frecheville.
Simon Chadburn’s double inspired Main to their first league victory of the season, and there was further cheer when High Green Villa beating Swinton Athletic 2-1 at Mexborough Atheltic Ground.
That result saw Main climb off the bottom, to be replaced by Swinton.
Houghton Main’s U21s were in action in the first round of the new Under 21 Cup, and faced Shaw Lane Aquaforce Barnsley for the second time in the space of a week.
Their first meeting was a one-sided 5-0 victory for Shaw Lane, and the cup game was a little closer in terms of the scoreline.
Shaw Lane prevailed again, however, and progressed with a 2-1 win.
Adam Gwilliam struck twice to inspire Valley Knights U21 to a hard-fought 3-2 win over Swinton Athletic U21 at Cortonwood MW Scheme.
n Westville, meanwhile, crashed out at the third round of the Sheffield and Hallamshire Senior Cup, with a comprehensive 3-0 defeat at home to Bulls Head FC.
n Jason Astphall scored four times as Denaby Welfare progressed to the fourth round of the Sheffield Junior Cup, with a 5-3 win over Herringthorpe.
Welfare, who found themselves 3-1 down at half time after Paul Newton missed a penalty, hit back to go through.
Scott Aspinall scored from a header, from Ryan Oakley’s cross, and Astphall added his first from the penalty spot before scoring a 25-yard free-kick.
His hat-trick came from a close-range shot inside the box, and his fourth was added after running clear of the defence before stroking the ball home past the goalkeeper.