Kings Langley stepped up their pre-season preparations with a 2-0 defeat against Watford’s Under-18s.

A brace from the Hornets’ first-year professional Alex Jakubiak was enough to sink the Spartan South Midlands side at Gaywoods Park.

Paul Hughes and Ritchie Hanlon’s side continued their build-up to the new season with a trip to Harpenden Town yesterday (Thursday).

Sun Postal Sports were in ruthless mood as they swatted aside Crawley Green 6-1 on Saturday.

James Armstrong picked up where he left off last season by rifling in a hat-trick.

Debutant Curtis Donaldson scored one and assisted two to steal the 33-year-old’s thunder, laying on goals for Steve Noonan and Nathan Kelly.

Berkhamsted suffered a 1-0 defeat against a Dunstable Town side that sit two divisions above them following back-to-back promotions.

After an evenly-contested first half, Dunstable claimed the win with a deflected Ryan Plowright strike after 70 minutes.

Berko face a trip to Southend Manor tomorrow (Saturday).

Oxhey Jets finished with a win and a loss from their double-header against Rayners Lane on Saturday.

The first match ended in a 1-0 defeat before goals from Lewis Cook and Craig Gorrin secured a 2-0 victory in the corresponding fixture.

Leverstock Green were 2-0 winners at home to Kent Athletic on Saturday and hosted Hendon yesterday.

There was also a win for Tring Athletic, who beat Aylesbury United 1-0 at home.

A trip to Risborough Rangers is scheduled for tomorrow.