Melbourne Heart FC hosted the inaugural Schools Cup Grand Final on Friday at AAMI Park.
Melbourne Heart FC hosted the inaugural Schools Cup Grand Final between finalists PEGS and Ivanhoe Grammar on Friday at AAMI Park.
PEGS were victorious in the final, triumphing 2-1 over Ivanhoe Grammar, after both sides reached the finale of the tournament following the preliminary rounds in April this year.
Over 400 students from 19 Victorian schools vied for a place in the final in the original tournament, which was held at Mentone Grammar and Haileybury playing fields on April 20.
Ivanhoe Grammar and PEGS (Penleigh and Essendon Grammar School) featured in the curtain-raiser match prior to Melbourne Heart FC's Round 6 Hyundai A-League fixture against Sydney FC.
Melbourne Heart's Argentine midfielder, Jonatan Germano, presented PEGS with the trophy and winners medals.
Check out a gallery of images from the trophy presentation by clicking through the gallery, above.
Melbourne Heart FC Schools Cup 2013 Final Result Ivanhoe Grammar 1 PEGS 2
Semi Final Results Ivanhoe Grammar 2 d. Caulfield Grammar PEGS 1 d. Melbourne Grammar 0
Competing Teams Ivanhoe Grammar, Caulfield Grammar, PEGS, Melbourne Grammar, Brighton Grammar, Camberwell Grammar, Carey, Haileybury, Marcellin, Geelong Grammar School, Parade, The Peninsula School, Scotch, St Kevins, Trinity, Wesley College, Xavier College, Yarra Valley, Mentone Grammar
Tables The winner of each group played off in the semi-finals.
Pool A 1. Melbourne Grammar 8 pts 2. Wesley 7pts 3. Haileybury 6pts 4. Marcellin 2pts 5. Geelong GS 2pts
Pool B 1. PEGS 9pts 2. St Kevins 6pts 3. Carey 1pt 4. The Peninsula 1pt
Pool C 1. Caulfield 12pts 2. Xavier 9pts 3. Parade 2pts 4. Trinity 2pts 5. Yarra Valley 2pts
Pool D 1. Ivanhoe GS 12pts 2. Brighton 7 pts 3. Camberwell 6pts 4. Mentone GS 4 pts Scotch 3pts