Club notes for week commencing 23rd November 2015   22/11/2015

Lotto Results 23/11/15

Jackpot : €14,000
Numbers drawn: 8, 17, 20, 25

Result: No jackpot winner

2 x €100 winners: Doireann & Rita, Angela Nolan. 

Next week's draw in the Cloughan Inn will have a jackpot of €14,000.

 

2016 Club Calendar

Our limited edition wall calendar will be on sale at this Saturday's medal presentation. Priced at just €10, it features 12 colour montages of the clubs various activities during the year and is a must for any black and amber household ! 

All funds raised will go towards under age football in the club.  

AGM

The AGM is on Thursday December 3rd  at 7.30

Results

Senior B Championship Final                 The Downs 2:9              St Malachys 1:10

On Friday night under lights in St Lomans in near Baltic conditions with a snow shower in the first quarter, both teams served up a good quality game with impressive scores throughout. St Malachys by virtue of a first half goal held a one point lead at halftime 1:3 to 0:5. The Downs showed greater urgency in the second half converting their grater share of possession into scores. Despite holding a five point lead going into the final quarter we had to withstand a strong fight back by St Malachys emerge two point winners. Team: Kevin McGuire, Ciaran Seery, Stephen Cleary, Niall Murray, Mark Kelly, Conor Coughlin, Eoin Moore, John Smyth, Adam Loughlin, Ian Martin, Dean Egerton, Conor Murray, Philip Doherty, Niall Mitchell, Niall Folan, Subs used: Thomas O’Rourke, Sean Loughlin, James Conroy.

 

Medal Presentation

Medal presentation on Saturday 28th to our under 14, 16 and minor teams. Check Facebook and Website for update details.

 

 Scor

Scor season starts for  on Friday 27th in St Josephs and in Delvin on 28th, best of luck to all our completers  and their mentors.

Christmas Dinner

The older folks committee are providing their now annual Christmas dinner on Sunday December 5th

 

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 upThe club are currently researching for our history book and are looking for any old photographs, newspaper articles, club memorabilia etc. Contact Aiden 0862532327 if you can help.   


Club Weekly Email Newsletter
Our weekly newsletter goes out every Monday night with the week’s club notes and that night’s club lotto results.
You can sign up at our website thedownsgaa.com.

Bingo

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

Website

www.thedownsgaa.com.

 

 

The Downs Ladies Football

 

Medal Presentation

Medal presentation to our under 14, 16 and adult teams on Saturday 27th check Facebook and website for further details.

 


THE DOWNS LADIES 'GAELIC FOR MOTHERS & OTHERS' PROGRAMME

The Downs Ladies Club as part of the ongoing development  of our Club starting up a "Gaelic for Mothers and Others" programme.

Basically this is a programme that encourages mothers and  others (Over 18 and not registered and playing with any  football team) to come to the club learn to play  football/get  fit/meet new people in a non-competitive  social environment .It will be welcome to women from all  areas/all ages (O/18)/all fitness levels  no restrictions  at all and absolutely no experience required.

On Mondays @8pm . Contact Paula 087 6411149.  Siobhan: 087 6105784.

Best Wishes

We wish  Ciara Gilhooley of our under 14 panel a speedy recovery after a recent surgery

 

Haven Loyalty Cards

We are currently distributing Haven Pharmacy Mullingar Loyalty cards –Haven will contribute towards the fundraising of the club from purchases with the Loyalty Card. Cards are available for extended family and friends.

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.