Club notes for week commencing 25th September 2017   24/09/2017


Lotto Result: 25/09/17

Jackpot: €14,000

Numbers drawn: 1, 4, 13, 20 

Result: No jackpot winner

2 x €100 winners: Edel Newman, Matt & Avril Maguire.

Next week's draw in the clubhouse will be worth €14,000.

Bingo jackpot €11,400 !

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

Underage Training

This week's underage training is the last of the season and moves to Saturday at 5pm with refreshments afterwards in the clubhouse. No training on Friday.  


Well done to the U16 lads who had a good defeat over Killucan on Saturday, in Killucan.  The score finished up as 5-10 to The Downs, 1-13 Killucan.  After this high score, the Downs have succeeded in getting their place in the final against Coralstown Kinnegad. The final will take next Saturday in TEG Cusack Park at 1030am. Make sure to come along and support the lads.

Pat Walsh Tournament 

On Sunday last our u10s hosted the annual Pat Walsh memorial tournament. The Downs played brilliantly to with the cup. Team: Andrew Brennan, Peter Conneely, Killian Conaire, Jack Joyce, Kian O’ Rourke, James Faulkner, Dara Kenny, Michael Maloney, Michael McLoughlin, Jamie Kelleghan, Taylor Sheils, Luke Meyler, Eoin Mullen, Kian Loughlin, Aaron Carey, Eoin Mangan. A big well done to all club members who were involved in organising the day and a big thanks to all the teams who took part. 

Senior Championship

On SundayThe Downs’ senior lads took on Athlone in the quarter final in TEG Cusack Park.  For the duration of the match it remained tight between the two teams.  At HT it was 0-6 to both teams with some excellent scores from Luke Folan, Luke Loughlin, Shane Power and Harry Caulfield. The Second half started with blistering pace, with Joe Moran finding the net in the opening stages. Athlone then began to come back into the game and eventually led 0-13 to 1-09, with the game entering added time. However, Luke Loughlin stepped up when it was needed and secured a point to force a replay. Team: K. Maguire, S. Raleigh, J. Hogan, T. McCormack, N. Nolan, D. Egerton, J. Moran, S. Egerton, A. Loughlin, D. Egerton, L. Folan, H. Caulfield, L. Loughlin, A. Kilmartin, S. Power. Subs used: C. Murray, C. Coughlan, N. Gavin, M. Kelly, D. Clarke.

The replay is fixed for this Saturday 230pm in TEG Cusack Park. 

Senior Citizens Coffee Morning

Our senior citizen group are hosting a coffee morning on Saturday 30th of September, in our clubhouse from 11am - 13:30pm.

The Downs Ladies Football


Well done to the minor girls who progress to the division 1 final following their 4-10 to 0-05 win over Miltown in Kinnegad, last Friday night.