Its A Knockout

The First and Second Round ties in the Staffordshire Cricket Cup Knockout have now been drawn, with a trip to Hem Heath in Stoke first up for Penn CC, to be played on Sunday May 1st.

The winner will go on to their Second Round match at Home to Walsall to be played on Sunday 22nd June.

In other first round ties Stafford face a trip to Himley, while Stone visit fellow North Staffs and South Cheshire League rivals Caverswall.

Barlaston enter the competition at the first hurdle, with a home clash against Longton.

Further first round matches are: Checkley v Old Hill, Lichfield v Wood Lane, Tamworth v Burslem, Audley v Porthill Park, Wolverhampton v Fordhouses, Wombourne v Cannock.

If Stafford succeed at Himley they will visit the winners of the Checkley and Old Hill match in round two.

Other second round clashes include: Wombourne or Cannock v Leek, Oulton v Cheadle, Knypersley v Moddershall, Caverswall or Stone v Lichfield or Wood Lane.

Tamworth or Burslem v Audley or Porthill Park, Wolverhampton or Fordhouses v Barlaston or Longton.