Lorrha GAA News

November 8, 2018

Under 21 Hurling: Lorrha will take on Borris-Ileigh in the second round of the Under 21 Hurling Championship at the weekend. Check fixtures for full details.

Minor Football: Lorrha take on Newport Gaels in Newport in the first round of the Minor Championship on Friday next, 18 April at 7pm.

Under 16: Lorrha drew with Nenagh Eire Og on a scoreline of 2-6 apiece in the championship last week. Next game v Borrisokane in Borrisokane on Monday next, 21 April at 6.30pm.

Under 14 Feile: Lorrha were defeated by Kildangan in the semi-final of the Feile Hurling competition on Friday evening last. Score: Kildangan 6-4 Lorrha 1-2

Under 14 Football: Kilruane MacDonaghs v Lorrha in Cloughjordan on Wednesday, (tonight) at 6.30pm.
Lorrha v Portroe in Moatfield on Wednesday, 23 April at 6.30pm.

Under 12 Football: Lorrha were narrowly defeated on a scoreline of 1-2 to 0-2 in the semi-final of the Under 12 ‘C’ Football Championship by Portroe in Puckane on Thursday last

Under 8 and 10’s: Outdoor training continues in Moatfield on Saturday at 11am.

Schools: Hard Luck to Ciaran Haugh, Graham Houlihan, Brendan Fogarty and Eoghan O’Meara who suffered defeated in the All Ireland Vocational Schools Final with Borrisokane when a late goal saw the title snatched from them.

Membership: Membership for 2008 is now available. €30 – Adult Players; €20 – Non Playing Adults; €15 – Minor/College Students and Juveniles (with match ticket entry); €10 – Juveniles (without match ticket entry). All membership is payable to club registrar Jack Maher or any committee member.

Tipp Draw: The 2008/2009 Tipperary Draw will get underway in May and our draw coordinators will be calling on existing players in the next few weeks. New players are also welcome with €50 from every ticket going to the club.
The club are also offering a Lorrha Lotto/Tipp Draw package where for €200, you would be entered into the Lorrha lotto for one year and the Tipperary Draw. Anyone interested should contact the club secretary on 086-0515324.

Golf Classic: Lorrha GAA Club will be holding a Golf Classic in Birr Golf Club on Friday, 20 June. The entire day has been booked with the timesheet being operated by Mick Liffey (087-2578370) and Tony Coen (087-6219639). A team of four will cost €240 with a meal being provided afterwards. More details over the coming weeks.

Sympathy: Lorrha GAA Club would like to sympathise with the Darcy family and the Shannon Rovers club on the tragic death of Darrel Darcy last week. While the clubs may be great local rivals, such a tragedy brings everything into perspective. May he rest in peace.

Lotto: The numbers drawn on 7 April were: 2 – 3 – 9 – 14. No Winner.
The Lucky Dips were: John Lambe, Brian Gleeson, Bernie Kennedy, Rory Coen and Mary Lane. The Winning Promoters were: Eamonn Maher, Brophys and Martin Hough.
You can also play the Lorrha GAA Club Lotto Online by going to our website: and clicking on the lotto icon or going to The number of players who have joined is growing by the week. It is easy to play and players can play for a number of weeks meaning they don’t have to play every week.

Old Time Dancing: Our Old Time continues in the GAA Clubhouse on Friday night to the music of Checkers. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.

Website: Our website: has been updated in recent weeks with photos from 2007 and also contains weekly news, fixtures, results and events and also access to our lottery online.