The draw for the 2019 Fitzgibbon Cup has been made today with reigning champions UL paired with UCC, NUIG and UCD in Group A. The trophy has been won by a Limerick college for the past five years.
LIT who are without Davy Fitz at the helm for the first time in seventeen years will be in group B with 2017 finalists IT Carlow, Trinity College and the Garda College.
Champions of 2016 and 2017 Mary I are drawn in Group D with DIT and Maynooth University and will be heavy favourites to progress.
Meanwhile, UL have been drawn to face DIT in Dublin in the opening round of the Sigerson Cup.