Our hurlers Joe McDonagh Cup fixtures have been announced with us having 2 games at home and 3 away.
Michael Ryan’s side start the campaign away to Laois with the final game on the road to the Division 2A champions Carlow.
Our first home game will be against rivals Meath, preceding the O’Byrne Cup final clash between both counties.
The top 2 teams after the 5 games will face each other in the final in Croke Park, with the bottom team facing the Christy Ring Cup winners in the promotion/relegation play-off.
Saturday 5 May
Joe McDonagh Cup round 1
Laois v Westmeath, O’Moore Park, 3pm
Sunday 13 May
Joe McDonagh Cup round 2
Westmeath v Meath, TEG Cusack Park, 1pm
Sunday 20 May
Joe McDonagh Cup round 3
Kerry v Westmeath, Tralee, 3pm
Saturday 2 June
Joe McDonagh Cup round 4
Westmeath v Antrim, TEG Cusack Park, 3pm
Saturday 9 June
Joe McDonagh Cup round 5
Carlow v Westmeath, Netwatch Dr Cullen Park, 3pm
Saturday 30 June
McDonagh/Christy Ring Cup relegation/promotion playoff
6th placed team v Christy Ring Cup winner, TBC, TBC
Sunday 1 July
Joe McDonagh Cup final
1st placed team v 2nd placed team, Croke Park, TBC