The Shield Returns Home

The most coveted piece of silverware in school football is returning home!

The AFL Victoria “Herald Sun Shield” final was held at the home of footy on Saturday morning – the mighty MCG, with St Bernard’s hosting St Pat’s Ballarat in a re-run of the 2017 final. After taking an early lead, the Bernard’s boys didn’t look back and increased their lead as the match unfolded, finishing the game with a 31 point advantage. Congratulations to all involved in the victory – players, coaches and support staff.

Final scores:
St Bernard’s College 10.10 (70) DEF St Patrick’s College 5.9 (39)
Best of ground was awarded to Brodie Newman of St Bernard’s.

Images courtesy of Nathan Williamson