St Patrick's Athletic ran out 5-0 winners thanks to a fantastic second half performance which saw Liam Buckley's side score five second half goals and gain them three valuable league points.
Killian Brennan opened the scoring on 47 minutes, before Conan Byrne (52), Chris Forrester (73) and two quick second half goals from substitute Jake Kelly added to the scoreline.
The Saints now sit 5 points clear of Sligo Rovers in the league following the Bit O'Red's 1-0 defeat to Dundalk.
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