Turner on the Marc with a Saints Treble; North East Christian Fellowship League
HOLDERS Consett St Patrick's were first off the mark thanks to Marc Turner when they took on City Church Newcastle in the first round of the League Cup and opened the scoring.
However, the lead changed hands with two goals from City's Ramanthai and Adam Chery made it 2-1, but Scott Thompson equalised before the break.
Two strikes in the second half from Turner saw him complete his hattrick and give Consett a 4-2 win.
Premier League club Stockton Churches Baptist Tabernacle were up against Second Division Calvary Christian Fellowship.
Lee Hellingwell scored for Stockton with Jordan Pfendt equalising for Calvary.
In the second half the difference in class showed as Phil Punter, Austin Laidler and Scott O'Connor all scored as Stockton triumphed 4-1.
Jesmond Parish Church beat All Saints Eaglescliffe 10-0. Paul Coleman scoring a hat-trick, Paul Johnson a brace and John Rook a penalty, while Tom Digby, Andy Widdrington, Marc Robinson and James Young added a goal each.
St Peter's Low Fell had Dean Laidlaw on target for a 1-0 lead in the first half. Bethany City Church came out looking for the equaliser but Chris Taylor and Steven Harton netted for Saints to win 3-0. …