Marist St Pats has won the Spillane Cup at the annual New Zealand Marist preseason tournament in Hamilton this weekend. The side recorded a convincing 42-27 victory over local rivals Hutt Old Boys Marist in the final to claim the coveted silverware for the first time since 2009.
Our two games were high scoring affairs with day one's Premier result a 41-34 win over Napier Marist. New recruit Tyler Tane scored 25 points for the Red Machine.
The Colts rebounded from a 7-37 loss to North Harbour Marist to also record a comprehensive win over Hutt Old Boys Marist on day two, beating them 67-15.