HARDLY drop their first points of the season in the Soccerpitch Taunton Monday League’s Premiership.

Heathfield beat them 6-3 reverse as Short struck four times.

Nether took advantage of Hardly’s slip up, smash Creech 9-0 to move to top spot on goal difference.

Leading scorer: J Short, 11.

In the Championship Green Street remain the team to beat as they smashed Rizzle 8-0, Pope bagging four.

Merry sit just behind them in second on goal difference after beating Van 5-0.

Taunton crushed Balotellis with Besham, Allison and Collins all claiming hat-tricks.

Leading scorer: G Pope, 17.