St Kevin’s proved too strong for Old Xaverians earlier today as they ran out 15-point winners at Xavier College. Gerard Gleeson gave his strongest performance in 2017 as he starred throughout the full four quarters, winning contested ball and finishing with two goals. Sam Critchley impressed for SKOB, while Jay Schulz ended up with three majors. It was the second time SKOB have defeated Xavs this year as they strengthened their position atop the ladder.
Former skipper Ben Dowd was amongst SKOB's best in game number 200.
SKOB Saints (1 & 2) reaffirmed their positions at the top with comprehensive wins on Saturday. Saints (1) defeated Old Xaverians at Xavier College by 39 points whilst the Saints (2) were big winners over Fitzroy (2) at Basil Street Reserve.
Honours were even in the Thirds clashes with Xavs. The Gold team winning a thriller by six points and the Green team going down by 11 points.
The Under 19 Premier side continued its recent dominance over Xavs, leading from start to finish to run out 23 point winners. The win moves SKOB into third place. St Kevin's (2) enjoyed a 83 point win over Xav's, Ben Pearce the star up forward with 6 goals. That's 25 goals in nine matches for the youngster.
This week the boys head back to school - taking on Collegians on the hallowed St Kevin's College turf for Foundation Day. We look forward to seeing SKOBBERS across all playing era's at the College on Saturday.
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St Kevin’s consolidated top spot in Premier after a 15-point win over reigning premiers Old Xaverians at Xavier College on Saturday.
Midway through the opening quarter, SKOBs slammed on three goals in nine minutes to take a seven-point lead by the first change....