Club notes for week commencing 8th July 2013

November 7, 2018

Underage Training
Underage training  is on Friday evenings 6.30 to 7.30  new players welcome.
To purchase any club gear contact Carmel at 087 9496347.
Full brochure available on our website and facebook page
Kellogg’s Cul Camp 2013
The club are delighted to be hosting a cul camp again this year in association with Kelloggs from July 29th to 2nd August. 
See our website for more details.
Lotto Results
Lotto Results 08/07/13
Jackpot 1: €14,000
Numbers drawn: 6, 17, 21, 25
Result: no winner
2 x €100 winners: David Cooney, Keith Gammel.
Jackpot 2:€1600
Numbers drawn: 5, 6, 8, 26
Result: no winner.
You can now keep up to date with the club’s activities on our new FACEBOOK page:  and TWITTER @TheDownsGAA.
Well done to the Westmeath minors on reaching the Leinster final and to Luke Loughlin who played  a major part in the win.
Boys U14s:
 The division 1 side recorded a good home win in the championship over Maryland Tang on Thursday last, final score 3-22, 1-8. Good luck to our 29 strong panel who are in Kerry this week for the U14 John Egan Tournament. They will be hosted by Dr Crokes in Killarney, heading down on Tuesday returning on Friday. Keep an eye on our Facebook page for updates.
League Div 6 The Downs 4:12 Shandonagh 0:9
Our third team were in action at home on Sunday morning in ideal conditions. The Downs goaled in the first minute  for an ideal start and maintained  the momentum to lead at halftime 1:8 to 0:9. We dominated the scoring in the second half to end deserved winners. Team: Kevin McGuire, Kyle Gavin, Peter Murray,  Leavy, Andrew Dalton, Jack Hogan, Shane Carroll, Dean Clarke, Brendan Cleary, Niall O’Doherty, David O’Reilly, Dean Egerton, Kevin Bell, Paul Shanley, Derek Conroy,  Pat Leavy.
Bingo continues every Friday at 8.30, come along and brings a friend for an enjoyable night’s entertainment.
The Downs Ladies Football
Intermediate championship
On Sunday evening we played our first game in the Intermediate  championship  away to Rochfordbridge . In a keenly contested first half with both sides trading scores Rochfordbridge  held the advantage at the break, In the second half Rochfordbridge’s experience came into play and they used their possession to greater advantage to get goals. The Downs to their credit played to the end and finished the game strongly. Team: Sarah McGuire, Rebecca Kelly, Aoife Rowan, Jessica Crowley, Fiona Dignan, Laura Wynne, Gillian Ferguson, Beth McGuire, Leanne Duncan, Mary Lynam, Ellen Tate, Niamh Rowan, Orla Gavin, Claire Crowley, Georgian Crowley.
The Under 12s played Moate at home  and in a keenly contested game lost out by a goal.
County Football
The county under 14 team played in a blitz in Carlow the club were represented by Naoise O’Donoghue, Meabh Scally, Grace Raleigh, Britney McNamee, and Nicole Keogh.
Underage Coaching
Underage training is on  Friday evenings 6.30 to 7.30 new players always welcome.
Clothes Collections
The Ladies Football are collecting bags of clothes as a fundraiser, so you can now de- clutter and help the club raise funds. Bags of clothes can be left with any team coach or committee member or in The Shop. Please ask family, neighbours, friend and co-workers to fill a bag.