Hannah is the hat-trick hero

MATLOCK Town kept up their fine recent form by beating promotion rivals Marine 4-2 on Saturday in the Evo-Stik Premier Division.

Goal machine Ross Hannah was the star of the show, scoring a hat-trick for Mark Atkins’s men, who now sit second in the table, 11 points behind leaders FC Halifax Town.

Matlock have now achieved away wins against two of their fellow promotion contenders in the space of a week.