LEADING marksman Ryan Hamm plundered a hat-trick as Bransgore United booked their place in the third round of the Hampshire Junior A Cup with a 3-2 victory over Hythe Aztecs.

Premier Division rivals Bournemouth Electric and Bournemouth Manor will lock horns in the final of the MA Hart Poole Bay Challenge Cup following victories in their respective semi-finals.

Ian Musselwhite and Jack King-Phillips were on target in Electric’s hard-fought 2-1 win over Premier Division leaders Hamworthy Recreation reserves at King George V Playing Fields.

And Shane Barney and Terry Foote both hit doubles in Bournemouth Manor’s eventful 9-4 triumph against Bisterne United at the same venue.

Manor also netted through a Darren Spires penalty and goals from Jamie Morgan, Sam Purdy, Darren Millar and Adam Janes, while Bisterne United replied through goals from Jamie Barrett, Tyler Radcliffe, Timo Gleed and Elliott Peck.

Braces from ace marksmen Shane Sheridan and Adam Louka set up Gotham’s 8-2 win over Portcastrian in the fourth round of the MA Hart Pickford Cup. Paul Blenman and Stu Marshall were two of Gotham’s other goalscorers. They will face Bransgore United in the quarter-final.

Doubles from Mark McCarthy and Martin Smith settled in favour of Queens Park Athletic a closely-fought fourth round clash against Mudeford Men’s Club at Highcliffe Rec.

Goals from Harry Simon, Harry Dye and Alan Etherton had seen Mudeford Men’s Club force a 3-3 draw in normal time before Queens Park Athletic won the tie in extra-time to set up a date with Bisterne United in the last eight.

Two goals from former Cherries winger Justin Keeler and efforts from Shaun Waterman and John Stoner saw New Milton Eagles register a 4-1 win over FC Barolo in the second round of the MA Hart Hayward Cup.

Kyle Graham bagged all six goals in Westover Bournemouth’s 6-4 triumph over AFC Burton in the Premier Division. Alex Whitehouse (2), Levi Ridealgh and Jamie Trimble replied for Burton.

Clive Makoni’s double, coupled with goals from Joel Drew and Mackally Barnes, earned Bournemouth University a resounding 4-0 win against Parley Sports reserves.

There were goals aplenty in Division One with Milford and Bournemouth Electric reserves both hitting double figures.

Josh Baryton and Dan Cunningham both netted twice in Milford’s emphatic 10-0 victory over AFC Burton reserves. Leon Jarrett, Dan Barfield, George Snudden, Matt Vining and Dominic Street were also on target for the Seasiders.

Kingsley Korang led the way with a hat-trick in Electric’s 10-3 victory over Bournemouth Manor reserves. Shaun McCoy (2), Sam Phillips, Luke McCoy, Tony Bellot, Lucas Geilsleichter and Teddy Hills also netted for Electric, while John Bastable, Paul Conroy and Kyle John-Clement replied for Manor.

Lewis Taylor plundered a four-timer to spearhead Burley to a 7-1 win over Division Two rivals Cherry Bees. Dom Taylor bagged a double and Brian Glasspool was also on target, while Fez Essome bagged Cherry Bees’s consolation.

Hugh Clark’s goal proved decisive as Ringwood United claimed a 1-0 victory over high-flying Westover Bournemouth reserves at King George V Playing Fields.