The off-field focus may centre on next week’s Milk Cup draw but players selected for County Armagh duty will maintain the strong work ethic key to finalising the 2015 squads.
Brendan Grimes and Pat McGibbon - respective managers for the Premier and Junior panels - recently confirmed the final selection rosters to signal the closing stages of preparation towards the July tournament.
“Now we have settled squads it is about using training and friendly games to build towards the competition,” said Dean McCullough, chairman of the County Armagh Milk Cup Association. “The big local event will be the Dick Craig Memorial at Lord Lurgan Park on June 27.
The full County Armagh Premier squad (with clubs in brackets):
Matthew Leyburn (Dungannon Swifts), Mark Johnston (Portadown), Brendan Litter (Portadown), Ross Wilson (Loughgall), Connor Murtagh (Dungannon Swifts), Shea Geraghty (Armagh City), Scott Megaw (Portadown), Eoin Toal (Armagh City), Caolan Marron (Warrentown Town), Reese McInerney (Armagh City), Tiarnan Judge (Lurgan Town), Patrick McPartland (Portadown), Andrew Wilson (Linfield), Nedas Maciulaitis (Portadown), Shea Conaty (Portadown), Adam Metcalfe (Portadown), Kevin McAliden (Lurgan Celtic), Conor Larkin (Armagh City).
The full County Armagh Junior squad (with clubs in brackets):
Now we have settled squads it is about using training and friendly games to build towards the competitionDean McCullough
Tyler Boyce (Lurgan Town), Sean Toman (Dungannon Swifts), Declan O’Neill (Lurgan Town), Daniel McKeown (Windmill Stars), Cathal McGinty (Glenavon), Ben Davison (Lurgan Town), Sam Murphy (Dungannon Swifts), Barney McKeown (Portadown), Oisin Smyth (Dungannon Swifts), Luke Wilson (Ridgeway Rovers), Robbie McAteer (Glenavon), John Lee McAfee (Glenavon), Josh Megoran (Portadown), Mark Lucas (Loughgall), Tom Weir (Glenavon), Pablo Andrade (Ridgeway Rovers), Darragh Gray (Lurgan Town), Adam McAlpine (Glenavon).