Lorrha GAA News for 12 May

November 8, 2018

Senior: Lorrha return to County League action on Sunday 13th May against Burgess in Moatfield at 6.00pm

Junior: The Junior 'B' hurlers will play Portroe or Silvermines in the North 'B' League final on the weekend of 19th May.

Under 21: Lorrha's Under 21 game against Shannon Rovers Gaels due to have been played last Friday did not go ahead as Lorrha were unable to field. However, the game will be rearranged over the summer months.

Under 14: Lorrha drew 2-7 to 3-4 with Kilruane MacDonaghs in the 'B' football championship in Moatfield last Wednesday. This evening (Wednesday) 9th May) they play Burgess in Kilcolman at 6.45pm

Under 12: Hard luck to the Under 12 footballers who were defeated 4-0 to 1-5 in the North 'B' Football final in Templederry on Saturday. After winning all their games to this stage, it was disappointing to fall short in the final Congratulations to Burgess and we wish them well in the county series.

Panel: Nicholas Perry; Cian Claffey, Lee Hogan, Con O'Meara, Robert Duffy, Conor Kennedy, Kedagh Broderick, Jake Houlihan, Liam Donoghue, Paul Cahalan, Niall Duggan, Jason Houlihan, Killian Fitzgerald. Mentors: JP Houlihan, David Broderick, Martina Duffy

Lotto & Tipperary Draw Package: The new Tipperary Clubs Draw start date HAS BEEN PUT BACK TO FRIDAY 25TH MAY. Last year, the club had 153 subscribers and we are looking to increase that figure with half the ticket sales staying with the club. We are also have a special package where those who join the Tipp Draw and the Lorrha GAA lotto for one year, can do so for €180 (52 lotto draws for the price of 40). Club members will be promoting both draws and we ask for your support.

Tickets: Tipperary will begin the Munster Championship campaigns on the weekend of 19 & 20th May. Due to the new hurling format and the short turnaround between games, it will be impractical for tickets to be distributed through the club. Supporters are encouraged to buy your tickets in advance either through SuperValu or Centra stores, or through the website. Tickets for all Tipp’s matches are now on sale and can be bought for €5 cheaper than you would on the day of the game.

Cul Camp: This years Kellogg's Cul Camp in Lorrha takes place from Monday 23rd to Friday 27th July. Registration only online at Cost is €60 for 1st child; €50 for 2nd child; €40 for 3rd and subsequent children.

Lotto: The jackpot is €3,750 with a Match 3 pot of €100. You can play online at

Social Dancing: in the GAA Centre on Friday night to the music of Andy Feeney. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.

Sympathy: Lorrha GAA Club would like to sympathise with the Darcy family, Portland, on the death of Jimmy Darcy. Also to the Broderick family on the passing of Tommy Purcell, Templetuohy and Maynooth who passed away recently. May they rest in peace.