The weekend’s game of the round saw Renwick host Kahurangi in their first defence of the John Goodman Challenge Trophy. Renwick held onto the trophy after a 40-26 win.
In other results, Marist still sit second on the table after failing to take a bonus point in their 21-10 win over East Coast, Waitohi travelled to Brightwater to take on a rebuilding Wanderers side, the hosts upsetting the ‘Tohis 26-24 in a thriller. Fresh from the bye last weekend, Waimea Old Boys went down to Central 31-27 at Jubilee Park. Nelson travelled to Moutere and remain at the top of the table after a 33-18 win.