On Saturday 20th May the Liston College 1st XV created one of the biggest upsets in 1A Auckland rugby, beating West Auckland neighbours Kelston Boys High School. This was the first win against Kelston in 38 years.
In a game that had ferocious wind and rain the teams gave everything they had. The final score seeing Liston win 9-5. In doing so we won the Geoff Moon Challenge Cup.
Geoff passed away in 2019 and was a well-regarded coach in rugby circles here in New Zealand and overseas. On Saturday 27th May they team travelled south to Tangaroa College where they kept the opposition scoreless in a 25-0 win, retaining the Geoff Moon Challenge Cup.
The next game is away at Mt Albert Grammar on Saturday 10 June. Follow the school sports Instagram for details.