Maher Shield semi-final draw announced

Kilkenny & District League make draw for penultimate stage of Shield

Trevor Spillane


Trevor Spillane



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