Mounties kept top four hopes alive in the NSW Cup with a 31-20 win against Manly at Aubrey Keech Reserve on Sunday.
Scrumbase pair Mitch Cornish and Jack Ahearn orchestrated Mounties third win in four starts to to move then into sixth spot on 24 competition heading into this week's bye.
After leading 28-12, Mounties had to survive a late Manly comeback on the back of a Delroy Barryman hat trick to get a valuable two points.
It was a good weekend for Mounties as they remained equal top of the Ron Massay Cup ladder with a 30-26 win over the Auburn Warriors.
Meanwile, Cabramatta kept their Ron Massay Cup finals chances alive ith an upset 30-10 against The Entrance Tigers.