Lorrha GAA News for 11 August

November 8, 2018

Under 12: Lorrha defeated Templederry 4-11 to 2-4 in the semi-final in Templederry last week. They now take on Moneygall in the Premier 12s North Final in Ballinderry on this Saturday, 11th August @ 12.00pn. Best of luck to the players and mentors and we encourage all supporters to go and cheer on our young stars.
Lotto: Our jackpot now stands at €18,850. 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.
Senior: Lorrha await their opponents for the next round of the County Championship which will be one of the round 2 winners.
Junior Hurling: The Juniors have one final group game to play against Knockshegowna on Sunday, 12th August in Cloughjordan @ 12 noon.
Minor Hurling: Lorrha Rovers lost 3-16 to 0-10 to Roscrea in the second round of the Minor ‘A’ Hurling Championship in Moatfield last Thursday evening. The combo lead by three points at half time but fell away in the second half. The team has a bye this week and their next game will be on Thursday, 26th August, away to Kildangan.
Under 16: Last Monday week the U16’s lost by five points to Burgess in Moatfield, 1-19 to 2-10. Last Monday they played Ballina and were defeated. Next Monday, 13th August, Lorrha play Silvermines in Moatfield at 7.00pm.
Tipperary: Best of luck to Ken Hogan, Cian Hogan, William Maher and the Tipperary Under 21 Hurling team in this evenings (Wednesday) Munster Under 21 Hurling Final v Clare in Ennis.
Tipperary v Kilkenny Tickets: Orders are also being taken for the All Ireland semi-finals on 19th August involving both Tipperary senior and minor hurling teams. Tickets are: Stand – €40; Terrace – €25; Club Pass Stand (Davin End) – €10; Family Tickets – €40 for adult + €5 for juveniles. The deadline for orders (for club members only) is this Monday, 13th August to Shane Brophy (0876989612).
First Aid and Defibrillator Training: Anyone interested in taking part in this training course is to contact Shane Brophy (0876989612).
Gym: Our gym is open on Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings from 7.00 to 9.30pm. Gym cost is €3 per session for all club members and €5 per session for non members. For further information, Sean (087-3643031).
There is also a special class on a Thursday night for those who wish to train at a slower pace from 7.00-8.00pm.
Sports Hall or Function Room booking: 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 Paddy Blanche. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.
Parish Golf Outing: The Lorrha Parish Golf Outing takes place in Portumna Golf Club on Saturday, 18th August. Timesheet is from 9.30pm to 12 noon and you can book your slot by contacting Tony Coen (090-9747972) or this years Captain Aidan McIntyre (090-9747016). Seamus Mannion is this years President.