Down play Armagh on Sunday 27th February in Ballyholland
at 1pm. This is the 1st fixture in the National
League. Last year Down lost 1 game in there campaign
which meant that they didn't make to the play-off's.
Down beat Armagh last year in the championship
and went on to reach the All-Ireland finals. With
many new players having joined the majority of
last years players there is a good squad currently
training under the new managment team and they
will have a hard job selecting a team for Sunday.
The county junior team have been
nominated for the Newry & Mourne Council team
of the year the awards cermony will take place
on Thursday 3rd March in the Canal Court Hotel.
Well done to county star Catherine
McGourty on being selected on the Ashbourne All-Stars
team on Sunday last the Ballycran player was part
of the Jordanstown team.
Success breds success and in
Down camogie this is very true this season sees
a record number of teams competing in the 4 new
look leagues and some teams have entered a 3rds
team also the under-age competions welcome a few
Nominations are currently being
sought for the Golden Cow Youth Games there are
2 venues in Down this Downpatrick & An Riocht
this is a competition for girls U-15 and forms
can be obtained from clubs or schools.