Peterhead’s rivals Annan and Clyde both won 4-0 to keep the pressure on at the top.
Annan put four goals past Berwick Rangers to dent the visitors play off hopes. Goals from Kenny MacKay, Ally Love and Peter Watson warned Peterhead of the threat they pose.
Clyde also bagged four goals against Elgin City at Broadwood. Michael Daly was amongst the goals with two and Scott Ferguson and Gordon Young added to the tally.
Stirling Albion avoided a surpise defeat at the hands of Queen’s Park thanks to Craig Comrie’s 40-yard free kick to make it 2-2.
Finally Montrose overtook Albion Rovers with a 2-1 victory at Links Park.