The draws have been made for the first round of the Challange Cups at all ages in the NECSL. The 11As are away to Div 2 side Torro whiclst the 11Bs have a home tie against Kingscourt who currently occupy a miod-table position in Division 1.

The 12s will entertain Johnstown at Tully Park in what promises to be a great contest between the two high flying Division 1 sides.

Both U13 teams were drawn at home. The 13As will play Kells/Blackwater (Div 2) & the 13Bs will play Kingscourt Harps (Div 1).

The 14s are scheduled to play Kells/Blackwater at home. The 15s are also at home – against Division 2 side Borora A.

The 16s will travel to play Kingscourt Harps (Div 2) in Co. Cavan. The 17s have a home draw against Ballyjamesduff.

Most of the above fixtures will be played on 19th January.