Westmeath will be without the versatile Kieran Martin for this afternoon's Allianz FL Division 2 relegation play-off clash with Cork at Pairc Ui Chaoimh.
The Maryland clubman suffered a season-ending Achilles tendon injury during the narrow defeat to Down, representing a huge loss to the Lake County.
Jack Cooney's side's preparations for the crucial trip south took a further blow this week with the news that Luke Loughlin has withdrawn his services.
Westmeath (Allianz FL Division 2 v Cork): Jason Daly; Jack Smith, Kevin Maguire, Boidu Sayeh; James Dolan, Ronan Wallace, Jamie Gonoud; Denis Corroon, Sam Duncan; David Lynch, Ronan O'Toole, Ray Connellan; Ger Egan, John Heslin, Lorcan Dolan.
Subs: Trevor Martin, Fola Ayorinde, Sam McCartan, Noel Mulligan, Conor Slevin, Nigel Harte, Darren Giles, Conor Coughlan, Tommy McDaniel, Ned Cully, Sam Maxwell.Tweet