Vale of Lune produced a glorious team performance to extend their unbeaten run to five games.
Carnforth went down 24-19 at Ormskirk 2nds in the Raging Bull North West Leagues Division Three North on Saturday.
League leaders Kirkby Lonsdale made it a perfect dozen with a 26-18 win over Wilmslow on Saturday.
A Morecambe second row forward has ended his six-season association with Bristol and joined Ealing Trailfinders.
A relieved Vale of Lune claimed their second try bonus win of the season on Saturday after surviving a late onslaught against Warrington.
Carnforth travelled to Chorley for a Raging Bull North West Leagues - Division 3 North clash on Saturday, and the visitors came away with a 47-21 victory.
Vale 2 were unable to follow up the dramatic victory at Sale the previous week, but they battled with intensity and commitment until the final whistle against their old local rivals Fylde.
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Carnforth got back to winning ways on Saturday with a 31-5 victory over Liverpool St Helens 2nds at Kellet Road.
Vale of Lune maintained their recent winning run with a 19-17 win over West Park St Helens on Saturday.
Carnforth were knocked off top spot in the Raging Bull North West Leagues - Division Three North on Saturday, losing 40-15 away at Penrith 2nds in what was their first defeat in 31 league games.
Vale of Lune celebrated their first bonus try victory of the season against Leigh on Saturday, winning 29-18 at Powderhouse Lane.