The leaders took a while to get into their stride, then raced clear by scoring six tries with fly half Mark David gaining a try, five conversions and a penalty goal, while skipper Karl Hocking notched his 116th league try.
The Old Parish also ran in tries by flanker Marcus Sainsbury, wing Gareth John, centre Alun Brown and wing Gareth Holmes, while fly half and skipper Stuart Morris placed three penalty goals for the Athletic in a game well controlled by Clayton Thomas.
Glamorgan Wanderers remained in third place despite beating UWIC 36-12, but are now just one point behind Llangennech with a game still in hand and a better try-count.
No 8 Emyr Christopher had an outstanding game and he, Mark Heywood, Dave Willey, Lee Mullane and replacement scrum half Gareth Spain went over with Heywood converting one and landing two penalties and Jason Pocock also placed a penalty.
The students ran in tries by Rhys Edwards and Gareth Dacey and Phil Dolman converted one.
Blackwood battled their way to a 25- home win over Builth Wells and went out of therelgation zone, moving over Fleur de Lys, Carmarthen Athletic and UWIC in the process.
Fly half Jeremy Lloyd led the way with a penalty, drop goal and two conversions and tries came from Jamie Sims (2) and Christian Perry, while Rob Lloyd placed a lone penalty for Builth Wells.
Bonymaen jumped from seveth to fifth place after a 30-0 win over Tonmawr, who now are staring relegation in the face and have eight game to survive, but are already 13 points away from safety.
Scrum half Gareth James, formerly of Penygraig, notched four of the five tries by the Parc Mawr club and wing Chris Griffiths also crossed with Anthony Evans placing a penalty and conversion.
Whenever Bedlinog tackle Penallta a massive fixure is guaranteed but this Sunday there will be even more emphasis placed on the two rivals when they contest the SSE Swalec Plate final at Principality Stadium.
Ahead of their SSE SWALEC Bowl Final clash with Taffs Well at Principality Stadium on Sunday, Burry Port share their #FABXV nomination with WRUTV in the search for Welsh rugby's greatest volunteers. Everyone can get involved by sending nominations via twitter to @WRU_Community using the hashtag #FABXV
Cardiff Blues prop Gethin Jenkins and Ospreys centre Ben John look ahead to the first game at Principality Stadium in Saturday's double header which is promising to be a special occasion for all Welsh fans.
Carmarthen Quins Director of Rugby Ian Jones and committee member Jeff Thomas along with Llandovery chairman Handel Davies look ahead to Sunday's SSE SWALEC Cup showdown where both teams are out to prove 'West is best'
SWALEC ambassador Shane WIlliams is looking forward to Sunday's Finals Day where the Cup, Bowl and Plate offers a great opportunity for players and teams to experience the magic of playing at Principality Stadium
Carmarthen Quins coach Richard Kelly believes it is an exciting time to be part of the Scarlets region as his side take on local rivals Llandovery in the SSE Swalec Cup final on Sunday, as WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie discovers
Scarlets long serving prop Phil John talks to WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie about Judgement Day IV and SSE Swalec Cup finals day. The last time Llandovery were in the cup final in 2007, the Drovers claimed the spoils with Phil playing a major role in the engine room.
Meet Aberdare coach Luke Thomas whose #FABXV nomination goes to super volunteer Daz with a whopping 10 things he does for the club each week, all except the ironing! You can also join in the search for Welsh rugby's greatest volunteers, by sending your nomination via twitter to @WRU_Community using the hashtag #FABXV
SSE Swalec Cup kings Pontypridd travelled to Swansea, fully expecting a return to their second home but Llandovery had other ideas as they also sought victory in the semi-final to earn the right to play the final at Principality Stadium