Schools’ Cup: Carrick Grammar to host Lurgan College, Larne face Foyle

The Danske Bank Schools' Cup kicks off this weekend.
The Danske Bank Schools' Cup kicks off this weekend.

This season’s Danske Bank Ulster Schools’ Cup will kick into life this Saturday with seven round-one games scheduled, including Carrickfergus GS v Lurgan College and Foyle College v Larne Grammar.

Antrim Grammar School defeated Strabane Academy in the preliminary round to book a first-round trip to Banbridge Academy.

Two previous winners will meet in Newtownards when Regent House hosts Royal School Dungannon.

Another three past winners - Foyle College, Grosvenor Grammar School and Wellington College - are also enter the competition at this stage.

Danske Bank Schools’ Cup Round 1 Fixtures:

Banbridge Academy v Antrim Grammar

Friends’ School v Portadown College

Limavady Grammar v Wellington College

Regent House v RS Dungannon

Cambridge House v Grosvenor Grammar

Carrickfergus Grammar v Lurgan College

Foyle College v Larne Grammar