Worksop II took victory in a top of the table clash at home to second placed Southwell Brincliffe II on Saturday.
Fiona Webb scored in the first 15 minutes to put the seconds in front.
The team battled through to full-time with a clean sheet thanks to a fantastic save from Jane Cartwright in the closing seconds.
Star performances from Lass of the Grass winner Izzy Sheldon and birthday girl Chris Hindley ensured the seconds took another three points to go clear at the top.
Worksop’s firsts suffered their first defeat of the season against top of the league Nottingham University.
Worksop scored twice through Kate Wilson and Tracy Fuller but were faced with precision accuracy from the Notts Uni short corners.
Lass of the Grass Samantha Jarvis saved well but couldn’t keep out the four short corner goals as the game ended 4-2 to Notts Uni.
The scene is set for a thrilling return fixture in the new year.