Club notes for week commencing 4th July 2011

November 7, 2018

Lotto Results 04/07/11
Jackpot: €8600
Numbers drawn: 1, 6, 11, 23
Jackpot: no winner
2 x €100 Winners: E. Shanley, Lil Boyce
Next week’s draw in The Cloughan Inn jackpot €8800
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 51001 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
Underage Training
Underage training from under 6 to under 12  Friday evenings  from 6.30 to 7.30 .New players welcome. 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. New delivery of azzurri windcheaters and polo shirts have just arrived.
Under 12’s
 The under 12 panel travelled to the fine facilities of Kilcock GAA Club on Saturday last to play the home side in a double challenge. 2 x 11 a side games were played with the under 12’s recording a good victory and the under 11’s losing out narrowly. Despite missing a few regulars, these were great performances played in very warm weather conditions. Panel: Jack Carroll, Keith Carroll, Donal Coughlan, Matthew Cunningham, Taylor Daly, Cathal Faulkner, Liam Faulkner, David Keenaghan, Ryan Mannering, Trevor Martin, Luke Maguire, Joseph Moran, Oisín Murphy, Mark McCann, Michael McNamee, Ciaran Nolan, Jordan Raleigh Doyle, Joseph Robson, Max Rowan, Jordan Smyth. Thanks as always to the parents who provided transport and a word of appreciation to Michael Stokes and all at Kilcock for the refreshments afterwards. We hope to return the favour later in the season.
Phase 2 of the under 12 league commenced earlier this week and will continue every second Wednesday throughout the summer as follows: home to Athlone on July 13th, home to St. Loman’s on July 27th, away to St. Malachy’s / Ballinagore on 10th August and home to Tubberclair on August 24th. Fixtures are provisional and will always be confirmed by text message in advance.
Under 14’s
Congratulations to club players Darragh Murray and Conor Murray who were part of the Raharney under 14 hurling panel that won the All Ireland Feile Division 2 title in Galway recently.
The Downs Ladies Football
Underage training for  under 6 to under 12 on Friday evenings 6.30 to 7.30 on 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 Junior Ladies team continued their successful run in the championship with an impressive victory over St. Joseph’s in Kevin Molloy Park on Friday evening last.
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.