Striker Achille Campion pressed his claims for a first-team place with a brace as Port Vale Reserves beat Stoke City Reserves 3-0 on Wednesday.
Vale’s other scorer was Jordan Slew, who has failed to appear in the first-team since October.
The Valiants also had a first-half strike from Campion disallowed.
A strong Vale reserve team also featured first-teamers Chris Birchall, Ryan Lloyd, Byron Moore and Richard Duffy.
Vale: Boot, Clarke, Duffy, Greenidge, Deen-Conteh, Birchall, Lloyd, Moore, Andoh, Slew, Campion
Subs: Pickering, Morris, Wakeham, Haughton, Kapend