The Eastbourne Eagles have announced their first cup draws for 2017.
The National League Knockout Cup draw is:
Eastbourne v Kent
Coventry-Belle Vue v Lakeside
Plymouth v Isle of Wight
Stoke v Buxton
Eastbourne/Kent v King’s Lynn
Coventry-Belle Vue/Lakeside v Cradley
Mildenhall v Stoke/Buxton
Plymouth/Isle of Wight v Birmingham
Groups have also been made for the 2017 National Trophy:
Group 1: Eastbourne, Kent, Mildenhall
Group 2: Isle of Wight, Plymouth, Swindon
KO Cup matches are decided over two legs (home and away). The National Trophy is run on a mini league basis and a final between the winners of Group 1 and Group 2.