Billy Tucker scored a hat-trick as Barnstaple Town brushed aside bottom team Keynsham Town 6-1 in the Toolstation Western League First Division.
As well as Tucker’s treble, there were two goals for Ryan Turner and one from Jed Harper-Penman.
With Cribbs losing 1-0 at Wellington, Barnstaple returned to second place, three points behind Bradford Town. They also made up three goals on Bradford, 3-1 winners at Shepton Mallet, on goal difference.
Barnstaple led Keynsham 3-1 at half time with Harper-Penman’s goal and two from Tucker, including his fourth successful penalty of the campaign.
Turner converted a Sam Stephens cross for his 10th of the season, Tucker completed his hat-trick for Barnstaple’s fifth and Turner made it six in the last minute.