Football clubs from the Western Isles now know where their Highland amatuer adventure will begin in 2017 after the draws were made for both the regional sections and the second round when it becomesan open draw.
Lochs and Barra will meet in tasty looking preliminary round on April 22 while Eriskay will also welcome Back in the other prelim tie.
The full draw is listed as below.
Preliminary Round (22/04)
Lochs vs Barra;
Eriskay vs Back.
Round 1 (13/05):
Carloway vs Lochs / Barra;
Point vs Westside;
Stornoway United vs Iochdar Saints;
Benbecula vs North Uist United;
Ness vs Southend;
Stornoway Athletic vs Eriskay / Back
Round 2 (03/06):
Stornoway United / Iochdar Saints vs Stromness Athletic / Kirkwall Hotspurs
Point / Westside vs GA United / Contin / Maryburgh
Portree Juniors / Hill Rovers vs Ness / Southend
Balloan / ANM Ace vs Benbecula / North Uist United
Stornoway Athletic / Eriskay / Back vs Firth / Rendall / St. Andrews
Lochness / Avoch vs Carloway / Lochs / Barra
All matches will kick off at 3pm unless stated.
Referee fees are £35 plus 40p per mile.
We thanked Macleod Insurance Services for 16 years of support, and welcome Gow’s Lybster Ltd as new sponsor.
The draw for the third and latter rounds will take place on Sunday 4th June at National Hotel, Dingwall, 11.30am.