Saturday 17 April - Melbourne Ground
Melbourne 2.2, ?.?, ?.?, 3.9
Public Schools 1.1, ?.?, ?.?, 1.2
__Melbourne win by
Goalkickers: Ewing 2, Unknown 1
The school team was drawn from Geelong Grammar, Church of England Grammar, St Patrick's College and Scotch College.
Melbourne scored first, before the schools equalised. Just before quarter time Melbourne took the lead back and didn't lose it again.
Herald - 17/04/1888