Maher Shield semi-final draw announced

Kilkenny & District League make draw for penultimate stage of Shield

Trevor Spillane

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Evergreen's Niall Andrews is presented with the pat Maher Memorial Shield by Mayor Pat O'Neill at the KK & DL Awards Night. Photo: Michael Brophy

The draw has been made for the semi-finals of the Kilkenny & District League's Maher Shield competition.

Title holders Evergreen A, who beat Thomastown United in last year's decider, will take on Castlecomer's Deen Celtic in the final four - provided they can beat city rivals Freebooters A first. The clash of the big two is the only remaining quarter-final to be played.

The other semi-final sees Fort Rangers, who beat Freebooters B 4-1 in their quarter-final, take on Thomastown United, who beat Highview Athletic 5-3 in their last eight clash.

Maher Shield semi-final draw

Freebooters or Evergreen v Deen Celtic

Fort Rangers v Thomastown United