Finn Harps returned to the top of the SSE Airtricity League First Division on Friday night with a 3-0 win over Waterford Utd at the RSC.
Recent blues signing Nathan Boyle scored two goals with the other coming from Raymond Foy.
Harps move a point ahead of Wexford Youths who play on Saturday night.
Meanwhile, Shelbourne got the better of Dublin rivals Cabinteely after a 1-0 win at Stradbrook.
Next up for the Ballybofey boys is Cobh Ramblers at Finn Park next Friday.