Slaughtneil drawn with Lavey in Derry Championship first round

Slaughtneil

The first round draw for the Derry Senior Football Championship took place on Tuesday night.

Beaten All Ireland finalists Slaughtneill will start the defence of their title against Lavey.

Ballinderry, who won three of the last four John Mc Laughlin Cup's will take on Ballinascreen.

the full draw is ...

M & L Contracts Senior Football Championship
Ballinascreen V Ballinderry
Swatragh V Kilrea
Newbridge V Foreglen
Lavey V Slaughtneil
Loup V Magherafelt
Glen V Bellaghy
Banagher V Dungiven
Coleraine V Glenullin

The first round games have been fixed for the weekend of the 23rd to 26th July.