Geoff Dunn helped himself to four goals as AFC Portchester thumped Team Solent 6-0 in the Wessex League premier division at Wicor Rec.
Fellow striker Jason Parish also grabbed a brace as the student visitors were put to the sword.
It was just what manager Graham Rix ordered after calling on his team to convert their string of draws into wins.
‘We have only lost once in the league this season but have drawn too many games,’ said Rix.
‘This was a really good performance and what was required to bring the feelgood factor back.
‘We started well and didn’t let up.’
Horndean needed a 73rd-minute Dan Hayes penalty to win 1-0 at struggling Bournemouth Poppies.
Fareham Town suffered more weather misery as their game against Folland Sports at Cams Alders was postponed.