Portarlington can book a first ever provincial final spot with victory.
Portarlington are looking to rebound from last year's Leinster semi final defeat when they play Kilmacud Crokes this weekend.
The three time Laois champions are aiming for consistency, after cruising past Carlow champions Palatine 3-19 to 0-09 in the quarter finals.
Crokes proved clinical in front of goal last time out, as they saw off Naas by 3-14 to 0-14 to reach the semi finals.
Portarlington boss Martin Murphy says Shane Walsh is one of many threats his side will face on Saturday: