Appledore made a winning return to action in Division One East of the South West Peninsula League.
The Fishermen were 4-2 winners at home to Sidmouth on Saturday.
Harry Stevens got their first, before Tom Marsh stole the show with a fine hat-trick.
Sidmouth got two late goals back but it was a solid three points for Appledore, who are currently eighth but with several games in hand after recent postponements.
Witheridge did not play in the Premier Division, but get back to action away at Falmouth this Saturday.
It was a similar story for Holsworthy in Division One West - they are set to host Wadebridge Town this Saturday.