Limerick college trio learn their fate in Fitzgibbon Cup and Sigerson Cup draws

Jerome O'Connell

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Limerick college trio learn their fate in Fitzgibbon Cup and Sigerson Cup draws

UL and Limerick star Kyle Hayes

THE draws were made this Wednesday for the 2020 Electric Ireland Fitzgibbon Cup and Sigerson Cups.

There is a big local derby in the Third Level Senior Hurling Championship - Fitzgibbon Cup - Mary Immaculate College v LIT.

Both are in Group B, along with Waterford IT and TU Dublin (formerly Dublin IT).

UL are in Group A, along with DCU, Maynooth and Trinity.

The Fitzgibbon Cup is set to get underway on January 12.

There are four groups with the top two to advance to the quarter finals.

A: UL, DCU, Maynooth, Trinity

B: Mary I, TU Dublin, WIT, LIT

C: NUIG, UCC, CIT

D: UCD, IT Carlow, GMIT

In the Sigerson Cup, UL are once again the only Limerick team involved.

UL are away to IT Sligo in the opening round on January 12.

If the Limerick side advance into the quarter finals, they would face Letterkenny IT or Athlone IT on January 19.