Morecambe climbed to the highest of Sky Bet League Two courtesy of a deserved 3-2 victory at struggling Oldham.
Derek Adams’ facet notched a formidable fourth win from 5 to this point this time period, whereas Oldham now prop up the fourth-tier desk.
Morecambe went shut early on when John O’Sullivan turned neatly earlier than drilling inches off beam.
Aaron Wildig then crossed for Harry Davis, just for his bullet header to be brilliantly saved by Ian Lawlor.
At the opposite finish Jordan Barnett must have achieved higher when he fired into the side-netting.
The Shrimps took the lead three minutes earlier than the break when Ryan Cooney’s cross was met by Wildig and his downward header squirmed beneath Lawlor.
The Latics evened it up within the 52nd minute when Conor McAleny drove his seventh objective of the season into the nook from 12 yards after Dylan Fage’s cross had not been cleared.
However, the guests went again in entrance when Alex Kenyon headed dwelling Wildig’s corner-kick.
It was 3-1 within the 66th minute when Cole Stockton powered dwelling a header to transform O’Sullivan’s cross.
McAleny’s header from substitute Dylan Bahamboula’s cross late on was mere comfort because the Latics couldn’t discover a leveller.