BENDIGO Senior Secondary College won Tuesday's thrilling schoolboys football clash with Catholic College Bendigo at Epsom-Huntly Reserve.
The Lions and CCB both fought to keep their unbeaten record intact when they met in the third and final round of the School Sport Victoria premier league competition.
BSSC led by 25 points at three quarter-time, but CCB put in a superb effort to score four unasnwered goals in the final quarter.
At just over a minute to go the ball was deep in CCB's forward 50.
The Lions cleared the danger zone.
Final scores: BSSC 8.10 (58) d CCB 8.6 (54).