It’s clearly a two horse race in the Wi-Manx men’s Premier Division.
Bacchas A and Valkyrs A both hit eight on Saturday to remain out in front.
The champions Bacchas A thrashed Castletown A 8-0 – Karl Moore (three), Andy Vernon-Browne, Richard Le Page, Jamie Brown, Alex Atkinson and Johnny Callow were on target.
Meanwhile, Valkyrs A came from behind to see off Bacchas B 8-2.
Ollie Webster (three), Vic Fearns and Gareth Morris were among their scorers.
Tony Bentley-Roberts and Tom Wilson netted for Bacchas B.
After three straight defeats, Vikings A got their first points of the season.
Connor Byrne, Ash Osbourne, Dave Millward and Andy Harding (two) were their marksmen, along with Christian Davis with a penalty flick, in a 6-0 success over Ramsey A.
Ramsey A caused the surprise of the day in the Wi-Manx women’s Premier Division by holding Valkyrs A to a 0-0 draw.
It was a resolute performance by the northerners against their free-scoring opponents.
Bacchas A thrashed Vikings B 8-0 to stay top, courtesy of goals from Claire Louise Lace (two), Sharon Pope (two), Laura Atkinson (two), Jennifer Vernon-Browne and Niamh Goddard.
Goals from Kim Carney and Zoe Carney fired reigning champions Vikings A to a battling 2-1 win over Castlertown A.
Zoe Shimmin netted for Town.
Aimee McGarry and Chloe Cornish were the scorers as Bacchas B came from behind to defeat Valkyrs B 2-1.
Alice Henderson had given them the lead.
Hockey results for Saturday, January 28
Wi-Manx men’s Premier Division
Bacchas A 8-0 Castletown A
Valkyrs A 8-2 Bacchas B
Vikings A 6-0 Ramsey A
Wi-Manx men’s Division One
Harlequins A 0-4 Vikings B
Saracens A 5-1 Castletown B
Wi-Manx men’s Division Two
Ramsey B 0-2 Bacchas C
Wi-Manx women’s Premier Division
Castletown A 1-2 Vikings A
Bacchas A 8-0 Vikings B
Bacchas B 2-1 Valkyrs B
Ramsey A 0-0 Valkyrs A
Wi-Manx women’s Division One
Castletown C 0-0 Ramsey B
Harlequins A 0-4 Castletown B
Saracens A 2-3 Bacchas C
Valkyrs C 1-2 Vikings C