Carlisle Utd draw Preston in JPT
Published at 11:15, Saturday, 18 August 2012
Carlisle United have been handed a home tie against derby rivals Preston in the first round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.
Greg Abbott's Blues, winners of the trophy in 2011, will begin their bid for glory with a Brunton Park test against Graham Westley's revamped side.
The two teams drew 3-3 at Deepdale last season before playing out a goalless draw at Carlisle.
The northern section first round tie is likely to be played on Tuesday, September 4.
Rochdale v Fleetwood Town
Carlisle United v Preston North End
Accrington Stanley v Morcambe
Port Vale v Tranmere Rovers
Rotherham United v York City
Chesterfield v Oldham Athletic
Coventry City v Burton Albion
Scunthorpe United v Notts County
Oxford United v Swindon Town
Bristol Rovers v Yeovil Town
Portsmouth v AFC Bournemouth
Exeter City v Aldershot Town
Southend United v AFC Wimbledon
Crawley Town v Gillingham
Dagenham & Redbridge v Stevenage
Northampton Town v Milton Keynes Dons
Byes: Bradford City, Bury, Crewe Alexandra, Doncaster Rovers, Hartlepool United, Sheffield United, Shrewsbury Town, Walsall; Barnet, Brentford, Cheltenham Town, Colchester United, Leyton Orient, Plymouth Argyle, Torquay United, Wycombe Wanderers
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