Saint Kentigern wins 2023 Presbyterian Schools Quadrangular Rugby

June 06, 2023 at 3:45 PM

The Presbyterian Schools Quadrangular Rugby tournament, a prestigious event with a rich history dating back to 1989, took place at St Andrews in Christchurch this year. Saint Kentigern College, St Andrew’s College, Scots College and Lindisfarne College competed for the trophy.

In the opening round, Saint Kentigern College's rugby team displayed their dominance by defeating Lindisfarne 61-12 in a resounding victory. Their performance set the stage for a final match against Scots College.

Saint Kentigern College started the game with a strong showing, taking a commanding 19-3 lead in the first half. Scots College then mounted an impressive comeback in the second half. They scored several quick tries to take the lead of 26-24.

With good depth in their team, Saint Kentigern College team showed good resilience resulting in three unanswered tries and securing victory against Scots College with a 44-26 win.

Tevita Naufahu was named the Player of the Tournament.

Saint Kentigern will be hosting the Quadrangular in 2024.

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