THERE were several 8-0 victories at the start of the 3-2-1 Champions League Trophy.
The event has returned in a league format instead of the previous knock-out system.
Grindon won 8-0 away to Grangetown, while Town End Farm were always in control of their game against Hetton and repeated the scoreline.
St Leonards have started the season in good fashion and their comfortable 8-0 away win at Farringdon suggeststhey could have a say in the outcome of both the league and Champions League trophy.
Plains Farm won 6-2 away at Silksworth Comrades, while a Steels rally ensured a 5-3 win against Mitchells.