IT was always going to be a tricky weekend for Cerrigydrudion in Vale of Clwyd and Conwy League action.

Llandudno Athletic are targeting a top-two Premier Division finish this season and they returned with a 4-1 success from their trip to Cerrig.

Three goals had Athletic in control of proceedings ahead of the interval.

Jamie Moorehouse struck twice in the opening 25 minutes, while Matty McElroy made it 3-0 with five minutes of the first half left to play.

Tirion Griffiths pulled a goal back for Cerrigydrudion eight minutes into the second half, but the final word went the way of Llandudno Athletic courtesy of Ryan Jones' 80th minute strike.