The Connetics Secondary School Premier Challenge Shields are up for grabs this Friday as the Connetics SSP competition kicks off.
2017 competition winners Rangi Ruru Girls' School and Christ's College will begin this season as the holders of the Connetics Challenge Shields, with the challengers coming from Burnside High School and Shirley Boys' High respectively.
The Shields will be played for in all regular Connectics SSP round robin games throughout the season and will be present at each match.
Connetics Shield matches - Friday 11 May
Rangi Ruru Girls' School v Burnside High School - 5.10pm, Nunweek Park #2
Christ's College v Shirley Boys' High School - 5.10pm, Marist Park
Connetics SSP Challenge Shield rules - click here.