The final round of the Otago premier schools competition before the teams split into sections provided few surprises.
Affectionately known as the "Blood Match", the annual Waitaki Boys’ High School and St Kevin’s College First XV rugby clash is matched by few occasions on the North Otago sporting calendar.
Waitaki Boys' wrestled back the Leo O'Malley Memorial Trophy from St Kevin's with a 37-18 win at the Whitestone Contracting Stadium in Oamaru.
Otago Boys' High School First XV have beaten Christchurch Boys' High School 37-27 in a topsy-turvy interschool match at Littlebourne this afternoon.
John McGlashan College blasted aside Otago Boys' HS Second XV 71-19 in an Otago premier schools match at Littlebourne today.
Southland Boys' High School won the chess. But it was King's High School who got the checkmate in the interschool tournament in Dunedin yesterday.
It took a while to come, but the combined schools co-education team chalked up its first win of the season on Saturday.
The Combined schools side has been on the wrong end of some beatings this year but finally grabbed a victory today.
Dunstan High School registered a surprise 36-17 win against Otago Boys' High School Second XV in an Otago premier school game in Alexandra today.
John McGlashan College set up its 29-19 win against Mt Aspiring College with a tremendous effort into the wind.
John McGlashan College moved back into the top four of the Otago premier school standings with a 29-19 win against Mt Aspiring College today.