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Down Ladies Notes For 15 October 2017

Down County Board Updates The AGM will take place on Monday 23 October 2017, at 8pm in the Thierafurth Inn, Kilcoo writes Aine McClean, Down Ladies PRO.  As you are all aware we are moving into a big year ahead, with our 25 years anniversary and the Feile taking place in…

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Down Ladies Notes For 18 June 2017

The next County Board meeting will take place on Monday 3 July 2017 at 8pm in the Thierafurth Inn, Kilcoo. Please note change in date, this will take place on the first Monday of the month in July. The LGFA U-10 Blitz took place on Saturday 17 June in Bryansford….

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Down Ladies Taste Victory Over Limerick

Lidl NFL Division 3 Round 5. Saturday 18 March 2017 Down Ladies  2-9  Limerick  2-6. *** Down Senior Ladies Triumph Over Limerick Down Ladies played Limerick in Pairc Esler Newry on Saturday evening with both teams in need of a win writes Aine McClean. The home side enjoyed much of…

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Down Senior Ladies County Team For 27 February 2017

The Down ladies country team continued their league campaign on Saturday 25 February with an away game to Roscommon. A game Down should have been winning having much of first-half possession and missing two penalties. The game could have been put to bed by half-time. The second half a determined…

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Down Ladies Falter To West Meath

Tesco HomeGrown NFL Div.2 Sunday 1 February 2015 Westmeath 7-10 Down 0-4 Down Ladies made the long trek to Kinnegad to play Westmeath in their opening game of their Div. 2 campaign in 2015. It was an unrecognisable Down squad from the one that won the Intermediate Championship in 2014,…

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Down Ladies Beat Leitrim For Place At Croke Park Final

All-Ireland Ladies Football Semi-Final Down 1-16 Leitrim 2-10 Down ladies are through to their first All-Ireland since 2005, beating Leitrm in Extra Time in a match that went to the wire. Down won a Junior All-Ireland in 2000 with a young Lisa Morgan lining out for Down fourteen years ago…

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Down Ladies Win Ulster Gaelic Football Title

Down Ladies won their first ever Ulster title on Sunday, overcoming a very strong Fermanagh side on Down 0-15 Fermanagh 1-06 in a exciting Ulster Gaelic Football Final in Aughnamullen,  Co.Monaghan writes Barry McConville. Fermanagh opened the scoring with a point from play from Sharon Little and it wasn’t until the…

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Down Ladies Win Place In Ulster Final After Victory Over Fermanagh

Down Ladies Ulster Championship Down 1-13 Fermanagh 2-07 Down Ladies secured their 2nd Ulster Final appearance in two years with a convincing win over current Ulster Champions Fermanagh in a thrilling encounter writes Barry McConville. The two teams know each other very well having played out an Ulster final last…

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Down Ladies To Face Fermanagh In Championship Semi-Final

Down Ladies meet their old foe Fermanagh in the Ulster Intermediate Championship Semi final in Aghnamullen on Saturday. The two sides are no strangers having most recently met in a Division 2 tie where Down came out comfortable winners. However, it will be Fermanagh’s Anglo-Celt title which Down will be firmly…

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Down Ladies Falter To A Determined West Meath

Tesco HomeGrown NFL Div.2 Semi-Final Sunday 27 April 2014 Venue: Gaelic Grounds Drogheda Down 2-09 Westmeath 2-16 Down Ladies bowed out of their league campaign at the semi-final stage after coming up against a very strong Westmeath in the Gaelic Grounds Drogheda at the weekend. Down opened the scoring with a…

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Down Ladies Secure Place In Division Two For 2015

Ladies UFL Division 2 Down   7-13    Fermanagh   3-07 2013 Ulster Champions Fermanagh who soundly defeated Down last year in the Ulster final last year, came to Down looking a much needed win in the NFL to keep their hopes alive of avoiding relegation to Division 3 next…

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Down Ladies Falter To A Strong Westmeath Squad

Down v Westmeath Sunday 16 February  – Tesco HomeGrown NFL Div.2 Rd.3  Down 2-10   Westmeath 5-13 Down Ladies footballers had a big ask against an in-form Westmeath in Mayobridge at the weekend and it was the Midlanders who came out victors writes Barry McConville Down held their own in the…

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Down Ladies Prepare For Meath Match To Open Their Season

Down v Meath – Sunday 2 February  at Abbey Grammar, Newry – 2pm. “We’re not in this Division to make up the numbers” says Ryan McShane, Down Coach. A new season and it’s a new look Down Ladies set up with Annaclone club man Myles Cahill taking up the helm…

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Good Luck To The Down Ladies In The Semi-Final Against Cavan

THE Down Ladies squad and management are delighted to be involved in the semi-finals of the All-Ireland Intermediate Championship reports Barry McConville. He said: “Our season has been long and very eventful resulting in us winning the National League in May in that great final against Armagh and then reaching the…

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Down Ladies Enjoy Victory Over Sligo At Clones

Down v Sligo All Ireland Football Quarter Final Down 5-10   Sligo 4-08 Down Ladies travelled to Clones on Saturday  25 August to earn a place in the All-Ireland 2013 semi-final writes Barry McConville.  It was Down who set their stall out early with a first minute goal when Clara…

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