Bens retain Rev. Bro. Alexander Memorial Trophy beating St. Anne's College
Posted by DARREL LUDOWYKE on May 18 2012 07:21:13
St. Benedictís College beat St. Anneís College Kurunegala in their Annual Rugby Encounter by 24 points (Three Goals) to 7 (One Goal) and retained the Rev. Bro. Alexander Memorial Trophy for the third consecutive year, played yesterday (17th May) at Kotahena. Bens led 14 nil at half time.
Skipper, Andrew Lawrence(captain), Manoj Priyankara and Alan Jones scored the Tries for St. Benedictís College while Full Back Urek Fernando who was adjudged best player for St. Benedictís College, converted all three Tries.
Bens lead the series 3-1, as the inaugural encounter was won by St. Anneís College.
Chief Guest Rev. Bro. Denzil Perera Ė Provincial Visitor, distributed the awards to the winners.
St. Benedictís College will play their next match on 24th may against Royal College, Panadura at Kotahena, commencing 4.30pm.