Club Notes

November 7, 2018

Lotto Results
Date: 16th August
Jackpot: €3,200
Numbers: 1, 11, 12, 26
Jackpot: No winner
€100 Winners: m.o.t. & c.o.g.s.
Next Monday;s draw to take place in Cloghan Inn – Jackpot €3400
Online  Lotto
 If you are not currently subscribing to our lotto, the weekly club lotto is available to play online at our website.
You can also register online to receive our free weekly email which includes lotto results and club notes.
Please spread the word to Na Dunta Gaels around the country and the world, encourage them to play lotto online.
If you haven’t registered yet you can register at any training session.
Underage Training
Underage training ( for under 12s and younger)  Friday evening at 6.30
Senior Championship             The Downs 0:23         St Malachys 0:07
On Sunday we qualified for the quarter finals of the championship with our best display of the campaign leading 0:12 to 0:4 at half time, we maintained our momentum and finished the game with an impressive score.
Team: Ciaran McCormack, Niall Nolan, Mark Dalton, Declan Lynam, Conor Carley, Ben Hogan, Stephen Cleary, Brendan Murtagh, John Smyth, Greg Crowley, Tommy Cleary, Barry Conroy, Shane Power, Noel Molloy, Stephen Cleary. Subs Used: David McDermott, Sean O’Leary, David Smyth, Mark Conroy.
Under 10s
The under 10’s resumed activities on the playing field last week after
a short break for the holidays. On Wednesday last they travelled to
Moate play the All-Whites in a mini blitz. After 4 entertaining games
played in a competitive but sporting atmosphere the scores were
aggregated and both teams came away with a share of the spoils. Thanks
to Joe for refereeing. On Saturday we travelled to Caulry’s fine
facilities in Mount Temple for a mini-blitz. Our lads had to produce
their best performances of the season to overcome the home side.
Thanks to both clubs for the games and we hope to have return legs in
Molloy Park before the end of the season. Panel for both games: Reese
Barton, Eanna Burke, Jack Carroll, Matthew Cunningham, Liam Faulkner,
Paul Flynn, David Keenaghan, Richard Kelly, Jonathan Lynam, Nathan
Lynott, Trevor Martin, Eoin Mulreid, Oisin Murphy, Shane Murtagh,
Oisin Raleigh, Luke Smith, Adam Conneely, Mark Conneely, Cathal Dagg,
Eoghan Egerton, Joshua Heneghan, Luke Maguire, Liam Moran, Hugh
O’Connor, Jake Quinn, Adam Smith, Liam Smyth, Jack Walshe, Gary Wynne,
Stephen Wynne. Tonight Wednesday the under 10’s travel to Enfield for a mini-blitz.
We are meeting in The Downs at 6pm to arrange car sharing. The matches
are scheduled to start at 7pm. Training continues on Fridays at 630pm
and new players are always welcome.
Bingo  continues every Friday at 8.30, come along and bring a friend for an enjoyable nights entertainment.
Web Site
The Web site is in service and is updated regularly
Photographs of the new stand can be viewed on
Club Gear
Club Gear including Togs and Socks can be purchased or ordered at underage training on Fridays. New this year are football gloves with The Downs crest special introductory price €8 for underage and €12 for adult sizes. New polo’s, tee-shirts and wind-cheaters will be available shortly.
Ladies Football
Junior Championship             The Downs 2:14         St Josephs 1: 6
The Downs finished the league section of the championship by securing  their third win in a row to  gain a semi final place. Despite trailing at half time by 1:1 The Downs upped their game in the second half to emerge deserved winners. Team: Sarah McGuire, Nicola Devine, Emma Murtagh, Paula Duffy, Fiona Duignam, Clare Crowley, Berth McGuire, Leanne Duncan, Ellen Tate, Aoife Rowan, Bernie Corroon, Laura Smullen, Mary Lynam. Subs : Caoimhe Duncan, Laura Kelly, Niamh Duncan, Siobhan Corroon, Fiona Flynn.
Under 16                     The Down V Mullingar Shamrocks
We gained an impressive win over our neighbours on Thursday last in the league section of the championship to give us two wins out of three and put us back in contention for the top place. Team: Caoimhe Duncan, Fiona Bell, Paula Duffy, Ashling Egerton, Fiona Dignam, Aoife Rowan, Fiona Flynn, Laura Kelly, Leanne Duncan, Ellen Tate, Laura Smullen, Mary Lynam, Niamh Mullen, Niamh Duncan, Clara Thornton. Subs: Roisin Scally, Laura Wynn, Emma Raleigh, Caoimhe Carthy, Sinead Nolan.