Northcote 39 - East Coast Bays 3
North Shore 48 - Marist 17
Kumeu 98 - Mahurangi 0
Massey 27 - Takapuna 21
Silverdale 41 - Glenfield 8
Northcote gave a commanding display to crush East Coast Bays 39-3 at Windsor Park. Among the five tries were a brace to Shae Tucker, who turned out for North Harbour in a midweek practice game against Counties Manukau and South Korea.
Halfback Dwayne Polataivao and Blues No 8 Murphy Taramai were central to Northcote fortunes.
Northcote are still just third on a very congested table, in which Massey stayed at the top after a 27-21 win over Takapuna, the Telea brothers and Matt Vaega among the tryscorers.
Silverdale are the only team with six wins this season and were good for their 41-8 result over Glenfield, giving debutant Rhys Cattell cause to celebrate. David McMurtrie was in accurate kicking form, scoring 16 points to take his season tally to 112.
Kumeu dealt Mahurangi a 98-0 hiding with Pita Volavola helping himself to four tries of the 16 scored, while Todd Doolan scored 23 points, including a try.
Daniel Lee's top form continued with 18 points as North Shore's backs cut loose in the second spell to hand Marist a 48-18 loss.