Banbridge Academy boys hockey team have been handed a nightmare draw in the Sinton’s At The Bridge Burney Cup first round.
The All-Ireland champions will travel to take on defending champions Wallace High School in the first week of next month.
The full draw is as follows:
Ballyclare HS v Grosvenor GS
Lurgan College v Kilkeel HS
BRA v Antrim GS
Portadown College v RBAI
Campbell College v BRA / Antrim GS
Ballyclare HS / Grosvenor GS v Friends’
Wallace HS v Banbridge Academy
Cookstown HS v Lurgan College / Kilkeel HS
Royal & Prior v MCB
Bangor GS v Ballycastle HS
Regent House v Sullivan Upper
The draw for the quarter-finals will take place on Saturday 6th February.
The dates for each round are:
Preliminary Round - Wednesday 27th January
Round 1 - Saturday 6th February (or Wednesday 3rd February)
Quarter-Finals - Saturday 27th February (or Wednesday 24th February)
Semi-Finals - Wednesday 9th March
Final - Wednesday 16th March