Scoreboard is a wrap-up of the efforts of Sydney University athletes and teams through the past week, compiled by Graham Croker. Stories on some of the performances also appear in the News section.


Sydney Men’s Grade competition – Finals

Second Grade – Three-day match: Sydney University 468 off 218.5 overs (Ben Larkin 151, Liam Robertson 98, Will Hay 61, Jonte Pattison 45, Joshua Richards 24, Adam Theobald 21, Nigel Cowell 21; Raza Rizwan 3-57, Nick Chant 2-58) d Parramatta 211 off 74.3 overs (Raza Rizwan 71, Luke Forbes 60; Tom Kierath 3-16, Kerrod McPherson 3-29, Nigel Cowell 2-50, Liam Robertson 2-52) on the first innings at Blacktown International Sports Park No.1. Toss: Parramatta. Batted first: Sydney University. Man of the match: Ben Larkin. Sydney University retain the Abert Cup.

Third Grade – Two-day match: Gordon 3-151 (Damon Livermore 63 not out, Chris Spratt 31, Clem Bromwich 23; Darius Visser 2-29) d Sydney University  147 (Robert Edwards 40, Alex Logan 22, Ash Cowan 20, Henry Clark 20; Adaire Durie 8-56) on the first innings at Sydney University No.1 Oval. Toss: Gordon. Batted first: Sydney University. Man of the match: Adaire Durie. Gordon win Mitchell Cup.

First Grade: St George (177 and 1-140) d Sutherland (224 and 88) outright at Bankstown Memorial Oval to win the Belvidere Cup.

Fourth Grade: St George 191 d Sydney on the first innings to win the Reid Cup.

Fifth Grade: Gordon (139 and 6-146) d St George 121 on the first innings to win the David Sherwood Cup.


Rugby Union

Sydney Grade competition – Round 1

First Grade – Shute Shield: Sydney University 44 (Fetuli Talonoa 2, Michael Hodge, Tom Carter, Jock Merriman, Tim Davidson, Will Skelton tries; Jock Merriman 3 cons, pen) d Parramatta 21 (Andrew Cox 2, Myles Huncan tries; Tom Woods 3 cons) with a bonus point at Merrylands RSL Club Rugby Park. Referee William Houston.

Second Grade – Colin Caird Shield: Sydney University 28 d Parramatta 22.

Third Grade – Henderson Shield: Sydney University 50 d Parramatta 0.

Fourth Grade – Henderson Cup: Sydney University 33 d Parramatta 5.


First Grade – W. McMahon Memorial Shield: Sydney University 59 d Parramatta 9 at Sydney University No.2 Oval.

Second Grade – Shell Trophy: Sydney University 34 d Parramatta 0.

Third Grade – Eric Spilsted Shield: Sydney University 27 d Parramatta 0.


Water Polo

National Water Polo League

Women: Sydney Uni Lions 8 d UNSW Wests Killer Whales 3.