Junior B Hurling Championship 2015

Junior B Hurling Championship 2015

Group A Group B Group C
1 Ballinasloe2 Beagh3 Kilbeacanty

4 Moycullen

5 Ahascragh/Fohenagh

6 Craughwell

7 Rahoon/ Newcastle

1 Menlo/Emmets2 Ballindereen3 Killimordaly

4 Mellick/Eyrecourt

5 Oranmor

6 Abbeyknockmoy

7 Castlegar

1 Mountbellew/Moylough2 Padraig Pearses3 Killimor

4 Kinvara

5 Cappataggle

6 Tynagh-Abbey-Duniry

7 Kilconieron

Format and Main Regulations for Intermediate Championship

• 21 Teams form 3 groups of 7 teams each.
• Open draw for groups except Junior clubs drawn are first from a separate pot to ensure even distribution of Junior clubs between the 3 groups.
• Sequence of games as per Serva Sport Matrixes
• Top Four teams in each group qualifies to knockout stages
• Group winners and one second placed team (drawn by lot) qualify for quarter finals
• Remaining second placed teams, and third and fourth placed teams play preliminary quarter-finals, 4V4. Preliminary quarter-final draw to be open draw. 4 winners to quarter-finals to join existing 4 qualifiers.
• Quarter-Final draw to be open draw.
• Extra-time in these games.
• Semi-Final draw to be open draw.
• All games at neutral venues.
• Position of teams in groups level on points to be determined as per Rule 6.20 (5) (C) TO 2014.
Junior B Shield
• 8 teams not qualifying for championship knockout can choose to compete in open draw knockout competition.
• Quarter-Final draw to be open draw.
• Semi-Final draw to be open draw.
• Extra-time in all shield games.