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Superbly led by captain and lock Paul Arnold, the visiting pack held all the aces and denied Narberth any quality ball.
Peugeot held all the aces and were beaten only five times on stage wins over the three days, four of those coming yesterday when it was clear that Gronholm and Burns had eased off to preserve their one-two.
And it will require all their expertise to pull back a 4-1 deficit after the Hertfordshire side held all the aces.
But they held all the aces after the interval when they went in 12-0 down through tries from Darril Williams and Neil Boobyer.
Staged at Kenilworth Lawn Tennis and Squash Club, the four-strong squad faced six other local schools and held all the aces as they came out on top.