Lorrha GAA News for 10 March

November 8, 2018

Senior: Lorrha were due begin their County League Division 2 campaign last Sunday but the match against Newport was postponed and has been rescheduled for this Sunday 11th March in Moatfield at 11.30am. Lorrha's will be away to Holycross on Sunday, 18th March at 12 noon.

Junior: Lorrha begin the defence of the North Junior 'B' Hurling League against Kiladangan in Moatfield on Sunday 18th March at 12.00pm

Minor: Lorrha Rovers Gaels play Inane Rovers in the semi-final of the North Minor 'A' Football Championship in Roscrea this Saturday, 10th March at 12.00pm.

Under 14: Lorrha played Kiladangan on Monday evening in the Feile 'B' Hurling quarter final in Puckane and won 1-12 to 0-2. Lorrha play Newport in Newport in the semi-final this Saturday, 18th March.

Under 12: The U12 football championship begins this Friday with Lorrha having two teams this year. The first team are in the 'B' grade and play Kiladangan in Moatfield this Friday at 6.30pm (under lights). The second team are in the 'D' grade and play Kiladangan also at 7.15pm

Under 10: Hurling training will start in Moatfield this evening, Wednesday 7th March from 6.30 to 7.30pm. Please bring runners, helmets and hurleys. All children born in 2008 and 2009 are welcome.

Membership: for 2018 is now due. €90 – Adult player; €50 – Minor/College student; €30 – Non-playing Adult (+€70 extra for gym membership); €20 – Juvenile (16 & under); €90 – Family (2 adults & 2 children, capped at €100 for three or more children).

Closing date for all membership is 31st March. It is important to remember that our total number of adult members by 31st March is the number the County Board will use towards our ticket allocations for Tipperary games so it is in your interest to have membership paid by then. Membership can be paid to registrar Louise Mannion or online at

A membership registration night will take place in Moatfield on Monday 12th March from 8-9.30pm.

Scór na bPáistí: Well done to the representatives from the Club who took part in the North Semi-Finals in Portroe recently. Quiz Team: Cian Hayes, Liam Donoghue, Clodagh Kennedy and Rachel Cleary and Novelty Act: “Redwood Nursing Home”: Dermot Houlihan, Kate Houlihan, Niamh Patterson, Jason Houlihan, Sophie Houlihan, Leanne Sullivan and Ben Hough.

The Quiz team progressed to the North 'A' Final on Sunday 11th March in Newport and the Novelty Act to the North 'B' Final on Friday 9th March in Borrisoleigh. Best of luck to both teams.

Poker Classic: The annual Lorrha GAA Poker Classic takes place in the GAA Centre this Saturday 10th March at 9.00pm. Entry free is €20 with €1500 pro rata prize money.

First Aid Course: The club have organised a First Aid Course on Thursday 15th March in the GAA Centre. We need 12 people to take part. Cost €10 per head. Anyone interested to contact Louise Mannion 0876598387.

Lotto: Our jackpot is €4,350 with a Match 3 pot of €120. You can play online at

Social Dancing: continues on Friday night with music of Pat & Ritchie, from 9.30pm til late.