Champions Patrickswell were grouped with Adare and Doon in tonight’s draw for the Limerick SHC.
The holders are in Group 1 of Section A, with the top team proceeding directly to the county semi-final, with the second team qualifying for the county quarter-finals.
Na Piarsaigh — three in a row winners between 2016 and 2018 — are in Group 2 alongside Kilmallock and Ahane.
Section B, Group 1 is made up of Monaleen, South Liberties, Murroe-Boher, while Section B, Group 2 comprises Blackrock, Ballybrown, Garryspillane.
The top team in each group in Section B also qualifies for the quarter-finals.
The Limerick County Senior Football Championship will consist of four groups of three. Holders Newcastlewest are in Group 1 with Dromcollogher/Broadford and Ballysteen.
Last year’s beaten finalists Oola were grouped with Galtee Gaels and Ballylanders in Group 4.
Adare join Na Piarsaigh and Fr Caseys in Group 2, while Group 3 is made up of St Kierans, Galbally and Monaleen.