The draw for the Marcus Dickson Memorial Trophy was made in Potters Snooker Club last Wednesday night with a number of enthusiastic players watching on to see who they would be paired with in the first round.
The competition hopes to start next week and players are asked to sort out their games as soon as possible.
The draw has thrown up a few interesting ties with players going to have to be on top form to progress.
All games are the best of five frames with the final the best of seven.
FULL DRAW: M Hutchinson v L Hull; L McConaghies v S McIlroy; D McCorkell v H Ward; W Boreland v R McDonnell; G McClements v M Crawley; G Stratton v S Walker; D Tweed v A Boreland; W Eakin v A Toner; K Hunter v P Roulsen; P McCluskey v D Baker; M Murphy v S Williamson; D Reid v J Toner; D Doherty v C Sweeney; S Gray v G Cooke; A McGonigle v W Purcell; D Leighton v D Harley.