Lilies take on Athlone IT in O’Byrne Cup opener

Kildare have been drawn in Group B, along with Athlone IT, Longford and Carlow in the 2014 Bord Na Mona O’Byrne Cup.

Kildare have been drawn in Group B, along with Athlone IT, Longford and Carlow in the 2014 Bord Na Mona O’Byrne Cup.

The first game is at home v Athlone IT on Sunday 5 January; followed by a clash against Longford (away) on Wednesday 8 and the final group game v Carlow, in Newbridge, on Sunday 12 January.

The semi finals and finals are fixed for 19 and 26 January respectively.

The full draw is:

Group A: Wexford, Laois, Offaly, UCD/TCD.

Group B: Carlow, Longford, Kildare, Athlone IT.

Group C: Meath, DIT, Wicklow, IT Carlow.

Group D: Westmeath, Dublin, Louth, DCU.