This weekend will see the commencement of the 2011/12 All Ireland Junior Cup, with Ulster clubs Academy, Coleraine, Cooke and Portadown all hosting southern opposition in Round 1.
The competition has proved popular since its inception in 2006. Four of the previous winners have gone on to win promotion to the Ulster Bank League – Rainey Old Boys, Seapoint, Navan and City of Derry.
All games are to be played on Saturday 22nd October and will kick off at 2.30pm.
ACADEMY v Richmond, Roughfort
COLERAINE v Tuam, Rugby Avenue
COOKE v Crosshaven, Shaw’s Bridge
Coolmine v Tralee
Dundalk v Ballina
PORTADOWN v Westport, Chambers Park
Skerries v Monivea
Tullamore v Kilfeacle & District