Rovers home to Edge Hill Uni

Sharlston Rovers have drawn Edge Hill University at home in the Carnegie Challenge Cup preliminary round, scheduled to be played 4th/5th February 2012.

The Student Rugby League side based in St Helens last year went into the first round with a victory over Blackwood Bulldogs before exiting to Hull Uni in the first round.

The 2012 Carnegie Challenge Cup preliminary and first round draws have been made at Leigh Miners Rangers Rugby League club.

The draw was as follows:

22 preliminary round ties to be played on the weekend of February 4 and 5.

Nottingham Outlaws V Yorkshire Cup Winners
Egremont Rangers V Bank Quay Bulls
York Acorn V Norland Sharks
Rochdale Mayfield V University of Gloucestershire All Golds
Normanton Knights V Milford Marlins
Loughborough University V Hunslet Warriors
Bradford Dudley Hill V Castleford Panthers
Warrington Wizards V East Leeds
Castleford Lock Lane V Elland
Wigan St Cuthbert’s V Northumbria University
Kells V Widnes West Bank
Sharlston Rovers V Edge Hill University
Shaw Cross Sharks V Valley Cougars
University of Hull V Waterhead
Eastmoor Dragons V Wigan St Jude’s
Millom V British Police
Oldham St Annes V Bentley Good Companions
Featherstone Lions V Askham
Seaton Rangers V Huddersfield Underbank Rangers
Blackbrook V Eccles and Salford Juniors
Leeds Metropolitan University V Ovenden
Stanley Rangers V Edinburgh Eagles

11 first round ties to be played on the weekend of February 18 and 19.

Castleford Lock Lane OR Elland V Sharlston Rovers OR Edge Hill University

Shaw Cross Sharks OR Valley Cougars V York Acorn OR Norland Sharks

Egremont OR Bank Quay Bulls V Leeds Metropolitan University OR Ovenden

Wigan St Cuthbert’s OR Northumbria University V Eastmoor Dragons OR Wigan St Judes

Loughborough University OR Hunslet Warriors V Oldham St Annes OR Bentley Good Companions

Nottingham Outlaws OR Yorkshire Cup Winners V University of Hull OR Waterhead

Seaton Rangers OR Huddersfield Underbank Rangers V Stanley Rangers OR Edinburgh Eagles

Blackbrook OR Eccles and Salford Juniors V Warrington Wizards OR East Leeds

Millom OR British Police V Rochdale Mayfield OR University of Gloucestershire All Golds

Kells OR Widnes West Bank V Normanton Knights OR Milford Marlins

Bradford Dudley Hill OR Castleford Panthers V Featherstone Lions OR Askam