Club notes for week commencing 30th May 2011

November 7, 2018

Lotto Results
Date: 30th May 2011
Jackpot: €7600
Numbers drawn:5, 11, 20, 28
Jackpot: No winner
2 x €100 Winners: Irene Fallon, Karen McDermott
Next week’s draw in Clubhouse jackpot €7800
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.
An annual lotto ticket for €100 can be bought  with 2 weeks free on line  or from Matt Carley or Anthony Rowan.
Club text message service
We are continuing with our free text message service via TEAMER 51687 which we use to notify members regarding various club activities. If you wish to avail of this service, please text your name and number to Marc at 087 8362297. These messages are free to receive and a reply is not required. We currently have over 300 subscribers but would like to enhance it further to ensure all our supporters are aware of our activities and are notified when venues are changed or games cancelled etc
Weekly newsletter email
You can register to receive our free weekly newsletter email at our lotto website – just search for The Downs. The newsletter is sent every Monday night and includes that night’s lotto results and club notes.
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
Night at the Dogs
Entrance tickets for the club’s Night at the Dogs 4th June are available now, come along and enjoy the social evening, family tickets also available. Tickets available from committee members and team coaches.
League Division 1                     The Downs 4:10           Bunbrosna 1:8
In good conditions for football we resumed our league campaign in Bunbrosna  on Tuesday last. Bunbrosna made better use of their possession and held a 0:4 to 0:2 advantage  at the end of the first quarter, a three goal blitz in the second quarter gave The Downs a comfortable lead at halftime 3:3 to 0:4. On the restart Bunbrosna added a point, but The Downs scored six unanswered points  to ensure  a deserved win. Team: Ciaran McCormack, David McDermott, Ciaran Kiely , Declan Lynam, Michael O’Connor, Greg Crowley, Stephen Cleary, Barry Conroy, Noel Molloy, Luke Folan, Shane Power, Mark Conroy, David Smyth, John Smyth, Stephen Devine. Subs Used: Keith Shanley, Kevin McGuire, Kyle Gavin.
League Division 4                     The Downs 1:9 Castledaly 2:5
In wet and windy conditions on Friday evening in The Downs our second team were in action, a converted  penalty in each half allowed Castledaly to keep in touch with The Downs  and ultimately share the points . Team: Mark Leavy, Fergal Fagan, Declan Lynam, Conor Carley, Sean Loughlin, Cian Carthy, Michael O’Connor, Vincent Conneely,  Adam Price, David O’Reilly, Marc Conroy, Keith Shanley, David Smyth, Niall Folan. Subs Used: Niall O’Doherty, Shane Carroll.
League Div 1,  Tuesday 7th  V Mullingar Shamrocks  in The Downs @ 7.30
Membership and Registration
Membership is now due Adults €20, Family €30, Juvenile €15, OAP €5 Adult Player €40, Student Adult Player €20
Underage Training
Underage training from under 6 to under 12  Friday evenings  from 6.30 to 7.30 t.  You can register at any training evening 
Club Shop
The club shop is located upstairs in the clubhouse and will be open during Friday evening training for the season. Just arrived are youth kit bags priced at 20 euros. Also in stock are ‘Squareball’ tee-shirts in a unique club design and ideal for the beach this summer. Adult sizes at 20 euros are in stock and kids sizes at 15 euros can be ordered.
 A reminder that crested football gloves are available at cost price in the club shop on Friday evenings – 8 euros for kids, 12 euros for adults – manufactured by Breathe Sports and as worn by several counties.
The Downs Ladies Football
Underage training for  under 6 to under 12 on Friday evenings 6.30 to 7.30 on If you haven’t registered, you can register in The Shop with Liz or any training night, remember you have to register to play.
Under 14s train on Mondays at 7. Under 16s, 18s and juniors train on Tuesday and Friday at 7.30. New members are welcome to come along for any age 
Anyone who want to buy a ladies football jacket contact Kevin Staunton.
The Ladies Football are collecting bags of clothes as a fundraiser, so you can now de- clutter and help the club raise funds. Bags are available from any team coach or committee member or in The Shop.