The recent extreme weather conditions resulted in two of the 2nd round matches having to be re-arranged, one of which has now been played, the second to be played W/C 19th March. Completed matches resulted in wins for Flint by 108pts over Northop "F"; Buckley going through because Northop "E" could not raise a team and in the match of the round Northop "D" beating their club colleagues, the Div.1 league winners, Northop by a single point. Hawarden "B" against Northop "C" is yet to be played.
The semi-final draw, to be played week commencing 9th April, is as follows:-
Flint (260) v Northop "D" (225)
Buckley (210) v Hawarden "B" (215) OR Northop "C" (140)
The 1st round matches were completed on Fri. 26th January 2018 resulting in wins for Buckley (Div.2 winners) by 30 pts over Div.1 runners-up, Caergwrle BB; Northop "A" (Div.1) losing to Flint of Div.2 by 55pts; Northop "D" (Div.2) overcoming their club colleagues from Div.1, Northop "B", although the latter played sportingly with only 2 players because of illness, even though it meant losing by some 199 pts, whereas Northop "E" of Div.2 went through because Hawarden "A" had to concede because they couldn't raise a team; the two Hawarden Div.2 teams contest resulted in Hawarden "C" losing by 11 pts to Hawarden "B" and finally Div.1 winners Northop beating Hawarden from the same division by 75 pts.
The winners will be joined by the 2 teams having byes in the 1st round in the 2nd round, fixtures to be played week commencing 26th February 2018 as follows:-
Northop "F" (360) v Flint (260)
Northop (SCR) v Northop "D" (225)
Buckley (210) v Northop "E" (275)
Hawarden "B" (215) v Northop "C" (140)