Three second half goals maintained Old Boys' fine form in the Canada Life Premier League.
They stayed top after a 3-0 success at Rushen, courtesy of Callum Stewart, John Quirk and Darren Hudgeon, secured their fourth win on the bounce.
John Ward’s side remain unbeaten since their opening day defeat to St George’s.
Meanwhile, the reigning champions stay in second after putting seven past St. John’s without reply.
Doubles from Ciaran McNulty and his strike partner Callum Morrissey and goals from Frank Jones and Conor Doyle, plus an own goal, secured a comprehensive victory.
Peel remain in third after a 4-0 home success over newly promoted battlers Ayre United.
Two goals in each half from Josh Kelly, Lee Gale (two) and Matty Woods sealed the points at Douglas Road.
· The Isle of Man under 18s side crashed to a 4-0 home defeat against Durham in the second round of the FA County Youth Cup at the Bowl.