Lorrha GAA News for 1 June

November 8, 2018

Lotto: The numbers drawn last week were: 7 – 10 – 18 – 22. No Winner.
Lucky Dips: Rory, Moya & Isa; Mary Dolan, Bernie McNamara, Noel Houlihan, Noreen Lewis. 
Promoters: Tony Coen, Louis McCormack, Tadhg Nevin.
Our jackpot now stands at €8,250. Thank you for your continued support. You can also play our lotto online at where it is easy to play every week. Tickets are €2 each or three for €5.
Tipperary v Limerick Match Tickets: With the Munster Championship opener against Limerick fast approaching, tickets for this game will be coming on stream shortly. All those looking for stand, terrace or family tickets are requested to contact Shane Brophy as soon as possible. Family tickets must be ordered by this Friday night.
Senior: Lorrha will play Cappawhite in the Holohan Cup League semi-final this Bank Holiday Monday, in The Ragg at 6pm. Best of luck to the players and mentors.
Lorrha are awaiting the draw first round of the County Championship which will begin on weekend 15-16 June while the league semi-final against Cappawhite is also upcoming.
Junior Hurling: Lorrha’s final league game is against Kilruane MacDonaghs will be played on this Saturday in Cloughjordan at 7.30pm.
Under 12: Best of luck to the U12’s who begin their hurling campaign against Toomevara in Toomevara this Friday, 1st June at 6.45pm.
Tipperary: Best of luck to Ken Hogan and the Tipperary Under 21 hurlers in the Munster quarter final against Limerick in Thurles on Friday evening at to the Tipp junior footballers in their Munster semi-final against Waterford in Killarney on Saturday evening.
Hard luck to the Tipperary senior footballers against Kerry last Sunday.
Well done: to Ronan O’Meara who was on the Roscommon team who reached the Nicky Rackard Cup final, and will play Donegal in Croke Park in the decider on Saturday, June 8th.
Tipperary Clubs Draw: The start of 2013-2014 Draw starts this Friday, 31st May. For a massive prize fund of €525,000 which includes two cars in each monthly draw; tickets are great value at €100 for the year and can be paid in instalments of 50×2, 20×5 or 10×10. Club Coordinator is Margaret Gleeson while local promoters are Tony Coen, Shane Brophy, Louis McCormack and John O’Brien.
Last year, €400 in prizes were won by the club with the draw also being an important fundraiser for the club with €50 of every ticket being retained by the club so your support would be appreciated.
Cúl Camp: This years Kellogg’s Cúl Camp for 6-13 year olds takes place in Moatfield from 15-19 July. The cost remains the same as last year: first child €55, second child €45 and third child €40. Places in the camp can be booked on line at Promotional packs of Kellogs Cornflakes and Rice Crispies feature a unique code, which can be used by parents online to receive a €5 discount.
Gym Membership: (All rates are inclusive of club membership rates above) Adult Players – €150 (€50+€100); Non-Playing member – €150 (€30+€120); Student – €100 (€20+€80); Family (2+2) – €200 (€80+€120); Non club member – €150. Individual rates are €3 per session for club members and €5 per session for non members. For further information, contact Sean Mannion 087-3643031.
The Gathering: The Club will be hold a Gathering in the GAA Centre on Friday, 21st June from 9.30pm as part of the Lorrha & Dorrha Heritage Festival. We will be holding a reunion of the 1983 Lorrha Intermediate Football and Under 21 ‘B’ hurlers, 1993 Minor hurlers and 2003 Junior ‘B’ hurlers, all of whom won North titles in those years. More details in the coming weeks but keep the date free.
Sports Hall or Function Room: If anyone or any sports team would like to use of our facilities, which include a sports hall, gym or training field with floodlights or function room, contact Sean Mannion on 087-3643031.
Social Dancing: continues on Friday night to the music of Twice Shy. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am. Admission €8 with refreshments served.