Club notes for week commencing 15th August 2016   15/08/2016

Lotto results 08/08/16

Jackpot: €14,000 

Numbers drawn: 13, 17, 21, 25

Result: No jackpot winner

2 x €100 winners: John Joe Brady, Eamon Hogan.

Next week's draw in Mary Lynch's will be worth €14,000.

Boys U13 & U14

While the U14's have had no luck in the division 1 championship so far, they recorded a win away to Milltownpass in the home club's 9 aside league on Saturday evening. This was a keenly contested encounter with both teams adapting well to the smaller game.The lads continue their championship campaign with an away fixture vs Mullingar Shamrocks on this Thursday at 7pm.The boys U13's will depart for Tralee on this Friday to play in the Rose Cup on Saturday. We have been kindly nominated by Westmeath Rose Niamh Moriarty to play in this  prestigous tournament and the lads are really looking forward to it. Best of luck Niamh from all the lads and we hope to see you down there. Keep an eye on the club's Facebook page for progress.Thanks to everyone that supported our recent Cake Sale, including Alma, Nicky, Claire and Damien plus everyone that provided the lovely treats. 

 

Underage Coaching

Underage coaching continues on Friday evenings 6.30 to 7.30
Players can register at any training session. 

Fixtures

Minor Championship round 3 V Lilliput Gaels  (7:30pm) Home Thurs 8th

Boys U14 div 1 championshp away to Mullingar Shamrcoks also Thurs 18th 7pm

Results

Senior Championship:               The Downs 5:11 Garrycastle 2:11

In Rochfordbridge on Saturday evening we recorded a badly need win to keep us in contention for the knock out stages. Despite going into an early lead the scores were level at half-time 2:5 to 1:9. Two goals in the final five minutes ensured the two points. Team: Kevin McGuire, Peter Murray, Mark Dalton, Niall Nolan, Daragh Egerton, Mark Kelly, Steven Cleary, Jack Hogan, Greg Crowley, Kevin Smullen, Dean Egerton, Niall Mitchell, James Conroy, Subs Used: PJ Maguire,  Adam Loughlin, Shane Raleigh.

 

Don’t Miss a Chance to Win

Forms for a yearly Lotto subscription are available, also forms for direct debit.

Club Shop

Give Carmel a call at 087 9496347 if you wish to purchase any club gear or. Brochure can be viewed on our website and Facebook page.  

Just a reminder regarding our free text message service which over 400 supporters have signed up to.
Occasional messages are sent to remind supporters about various club activities. Send your name and number to 087 8362297 if you wish to sign up

 

Bingo

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

Website

www.thedownsgaa.com.

 

The Downs Ladies Football

Results

Intermediate  Championship   The Downs  V Ballycomoyle

We continues our championship campaign with a home game on Friday evening. Carrying the form we showed against Rochfordbridge we dominated the game throughout. Team: Sarah McGuire, Aishling Egerton, Laura Wynne, Aoife Rowan, Niamh Rowan, Emma Murtagh, Gillian Ferguson, Niamh Nolan, Leanne Duncan, Mary Lynam, Ellen Tate, Claire Crowley, Britney McNamee, Beth McGuire, Georgina Crowley, Karen Lynam, Laura Smullen, Bernie Corroon, Amy Kenny.

Intermediate Championship v Clan Gaels Wednesday 24th  @ 7 Away.

Rose of Tralee

Best of luck to our Chairperson Niamh Moriarty the Westmeath Rose in the semi-final selection on Thursday night in The Rose Dome.

Underage Coaching

Underage coaching started on continues on Friday evenings 6.30 to 7.30

Players can register at any training session with their coaches.

Under 16/18

Training on Thursday evenings at 7

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. Please ask family, neighbours, friend and co-workers to fill a bag.

Clothes can be left in the Blue Bin beside the scoreboard.