Star Wangaratta striker Adam Burchell had a hat-trick within 15 minutes of the club's season opener against Wodonga Diamonds on Sunday.
The Englishman finished with four goals in the Red Devils' 8-1 victory.
Defending league and cup champions Myrtleford were also impressive with a 7-2 victory at home to Twin City - English import Remell Davis scored a brace.
Pieter Noordewier got four in Boomers' come-from-behind 9-1 victory against Wodonga Heart.
Cobram recruit Mitchell Speechley-Price produced a hat-trick in his debut for the club, leading them to a 5-2 triumph over Albury Hotspurs.
Albury United beat St Pats 6-1, while Albury City got past Melrose, 3-1.
The ladder after round one is: Boomers 3, Wangaratta 3, Myrtleford 3, Albury United 3, Cobram 3, Albury City 3, Melrose 0, Albury Hotspurs 0, St Pats 0, Twin City 0, Wodonga Diamonds 0, Wodonga Heart 0.
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