Club notes for week commencing 9th September 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
Lotto results 09/09/13
Jackpot 1: €3,400
Numbers drawn: 2, 8, 19, 23
Result: no winner
2 x €100 winners: Kay / Kiddie / Sha c/o Catriona, Kieran Carroll Snr.
Next week’s jackpot €3600.

You can now keep up to date with the club’s activities on our new FACEBOOK page  and TWITTER @TheDownsGAA.

Well done to our under 14 and 16 teams who progressed to the final of their competitions with wins over Maryland/Tang and St Lomans

Cards are out now for our Football  All-Ireland ticket draw with prizes of two pair of stand tickets.

Under 14s Table Quiz

Thankyou to everyone who supported our Table Quiz on Saturday night. Thanks to Paddy, Denise, Anthony, Claire, Helen and Bridie for their assistance. Sponsors on the night were Daly’s Barbers and Bellview Pharmacy, Dublin Road and as always we encourage you to support local businesses. 
We wish the Clonkill hurlers in our squad all the very best in their U14 county final this Friday.

Bingo continues every Friday at 8.30, come along and brings a friend for an enjoyable night’s entertainment.


We extend our sympathy to the family, relatives and friends of Jean Skerritt, , Ballymahon, Co Longford and  of Wooddown, Mullingar, George Gordan Pettitswood Close, Mullingar, Lorraine Andrews Dublin and Mullingar, Catherine Kelly Pettitswood Manor Mullingar.

The Downs Ladies Football 
U 14  D Championship -Final. The Downs  2:7 Delvin/St Pauls 1:5
On Saturday in Shandonagh our second under 14 team successfully contested their final by producing their best game of the year. Holding a slight advantage at half time they were facing into the wind for the second half but this made little impact to The Downs who defended bravely and made use of their attacks to extend their lead and take the title.
Well done  the girls who are all underage again next year and to the mentors for giving their time.
Team: Aoibheann Moore, Alex O’ Connor, Amy Gaffney,Clodagh Kelly, Sarah Maloney, Roisin Murray, Abigail Scott, Sile McGrath, Ciara Wynne, Avril Maguire, Ciara Faulkner, Olivia Glynn (captain), Caoimhe Colgan, Isobel Robson, Hannah Dalton subs: Emer Tone, Jades Sleator, Ciara Smith and Aine McManus 
Intermediate Semi-Final The Downs 1:10 Rochfordbridge 3:8
On Sunday in Shandonagh we played our semi final against Rochfordbridge who were relegated from senior last year . Rochfordbridge showed their experience from the start and had a goal on the board direct from the throw in, they continued by adding two more goals. The Downs had a share of possession but were unable to take the scoring opportunities. Rochfordbridge led at halftime 3:3 to 0:3. The Downs showed their true ability in the second half and out scored Rochfordbridge 1:7 to 0:4. Team: Orla Gavin, Fiona Dignam, Amy Dagg, Amy Staunton, Roisin Scally, Leanne Duncan, Aoife Rowan, Katie Heffernan, Laura Wynne, Mary Lynam, Claire Crowley, Ellen Tate, Beth McGuire, Niamh Rowan, Hanna McGrath,  Corroon, Rebecca Kelly, Gillian Ferguson,Sarah McGuire,  Emma Murtagh, Niamh Staunton, Georgian Crowley, Niamh Moriarity, Sinead Murray, Sinead Carley

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 fil