Club Notes – Week Beginning 24/07/17
- Trials for all our youth teams continue on Saturday 29th July in St Dillon’s Avenue pitch, times for each team are as follows: for all children born in 2005, 2004 and 2003 are to report to the pitch at 9.45am sharp to start at 10.00am. For all children born in 2002, 2001 and 2000 are to report to the pitch 11.30am to start at 11.45am. On Monday 31st July there will be a trial for our 2006 age group, players are asked to report at 6.15pm to start at 6.30pm and will finish at 7.30pm. All players are asked to bring a bottle of water. For more information contact Tony McShane 07716 853990.
- On Saturday 29th July we will be holding our 100 Club Draw in Murphy’s Bar after the first teams pre-season friendly, can everyone please ensure they are all paid before the draw.
- Training for our senior team continues on Tuesday 25th July in St Dillon’s Avenue at 6pm and on Thursday 27th July at the same venue and time, all old and new players welcome. Then on Saturday 29th July they have a pre-season friendly when they welcome to play Knockbreda to Dunleath playing fields, this match kicks off at 2.00pm.
- Last Saturday saw Downpatrick take two teams (2007’s & 2009’s) to Drumaness for a seven-a-side tournament at the Kevin Gorman Memorial Day. A worthwhile experience for both sets of players and we would like to thank Drumaness for the invite.
- The ladies bowed out of the League Cup semi-final last week when they were defeated by Lurgan Town Ladies by a score line of 3 – 1, Downpatrick’s goal scorer was Kyla Trainor.
- With the season just around the corner we are looking for a Manager and/or a Coach to take an under 15’s team (2003’s) in the Downpatrick Youth League, if you’re interested please contact our Youth Development Officer Paul Moore on 07549 661772.