Shield holders Bowling Old Lane away to Yeadon

Shield holders Bowling Old Lane away to Yeadon

30 Nov 2018

Holders Bowling Old Lane are facing a testing away tie against Premier Division opponents Yeadon in the first round of the 2019 Priestley Shield.

Old Lane, who defeated Pudsey St Lawrence at Hartshead Moor to lift the trophy, will visit the White Swan ground on Sunday, May 5.

Gomersal, who last won the trophy in 2011, have a home tie against the 2018 Championship Two champions Keighley.

The third tie sees Scholes have home advantage against Ossett. The remaining 29 teams will enter the competition at the second-round stage.

First round
Gomersal v Keighley
Scholes v Ossett
Yeadon v Bowling Old Lane

Competition schedule
Round One:
May 5 Reserve date: May 12
Round Two: June 2 Reserve date: June 16
Round Three: June 23 Reserve date: July 7
Round Four: July 21 Reserve date: July 28
Semi-final: August 4 Reserve date: August 18
Final: September 1 Reserve date: September 15