By Kevin Herron
Dunloy and Cushendall were kept apart in this evenings Bathshack Antrim senior hurling championship draw at the Dunsilly Hotel.
In a change to last years format there will be no prelim round clash and instead there will be two groups of four with the top two progressing to the last four.
Group 1 sees last years winners Dunloy alongside Ballycastle and Belfast rivals St Johns and Rossa.
Whilst runners-up Cushendall are paired with Loughgeil, St Galls and Intermediate winners St Endas.
Bathshack Antrim Senior Hurling Championship:
Loughgeil-Cushendall-St Galls-St Endas
*Games to be played at neutral venues
Andersonstown Social Club Antrim Intermediate Hurling Championship:
Armoy will take on 2017 Intermediate winners Sarsfields in the prelim round of the Andersonstown Social Club Intermediate Hurling Championship.
The winners of the prelim clash will take on Carey Faugh’s in the quarter-final. Junior winners Gort na Mona will meet Cloughmills on their return to Intermediate status, Creggan will take on Clooney Gael’s in a South West Antrim clash while Tir Na Nog and Oisin’s complete the last eight parings.
Draw in full:
Armoy v Sarsfields
(A) Cloughmills v Gort na Mona (B) Armoy / Sarsfields v Carey Faughs (C) Creggan v Clooney Gaels (D) Tir na Nog v Oisin’s
C v D – A v B
Casement Social Club Antrim Junior Hurling Championship:
Last years junior runners-up St Paul’s take on Con Magee’s Glenravel in the quarter-final of the Casement Social Club Antrim Junior Hurling Championship.
The winners of the Junior B championship will face Rasharkin, while there is a rerun of last years quarter-final as Shane O’Neills face Lamh Dhearg.
On their return to junior status, Cushendun face Division three league winners St Teresa’s.
Draw in full:
A) St Paul’s v Con Magee’sB) Junior B winners v RasharkinC) Shane O’Neills v Lamh DheargD) St Teresa’s v Cushendun
B v D – A v C
Junior B Hurling Championship:
St Agnes v All Saints – Loch Mor Dal gCais v Davitts
St Agnes / All Saints v Latharna Og
Loch Mor Dal gCais / Davitts v Ardoyne