The Shield Groups for the 2017/18 Shield event are as follows:
GROUP 1: BALBRIFFIN 1, TERENURE 1, ST. PAULS 1, LEINSTER 1
GROUP 2: BALGRIFFIN 2, LEIXLIP 1, TERENURE 2, DUNBOYNE 1
GROUP 3: PINGZONE 1, NAVAN 1, DUNBOYNE 2, LEINSTER 2
GROUP 4: ALSAA 1, ST. PAULS 2, BALGRIFFIN 3, ST. PATS 1
GROUP 5: ALSAA 2, LEIXLIP 2, PINGZONE 2, BALBRIGGAN 1
GROUP 6: LEINSTER 3, DUNBOYNE 3, ST. PATS 2, PINGZONE 3
GROUP 7: SLANE 1, TERENURE 3, LEIXLIP 3, TRINITY 1
Fixtures: There will be no fixture meeting. All captains must organise their fixtures with the other captains in their Group and either post or email their fixtures to the relevant steward. The fixtures must be with the steward before the 23rd October which is when the Shield commences.
League Fees: If any club has not paid their league please make sure they are paid to the Hon. Treasurer before the league commences.
ITTA Affiliations: Any new teams have to pay their ITTA affiliation fees now and existing members need to pay in December 2017. All have to be paid through the ITTA website using their membership area here.
Matches: The home team can decide whether it is necessary to play on two tables or not.
Cancellations: A match cannot be cancelled without the permission of the steward.
Scoresheets: If a steward has not received the score sheet within 7 days they will text the captains to remind them. The captain will have another 3 days to get the score sheet in. If the steward still hasn’t received it the winning team will receive no points for that match.
Stewards: All captains please take note of their steward listed on the fixture sheets.
Online Results: Scores can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org so that they can included in the online results section.
Best of luck to all the teams involved.