Lorrha GAA News for 14 October

November 8, 2018

Junior: The North Tipp Junior 'B' Hurling Championship Final against Newport wasn't fixed at the time of going to press.

Under 21: Lorrha were defeated 1-18 to 0-14 by Silvermines in the opening round of the North 'B' Hurling Championship in Puckane on Sunday. Lorrha's next game is against Shannon Rovers Gaels on Saturday 14th October at 3.00pm

Under 13: The U13 hurlers progressed to the North 'B' Hurling Plate final following a1-7 to 0-9 win over Moneygall in Moatfield on Saturday. Lorrha will play Ballinahinch/Templederry in the final, whom they drew with in the group stages. The game will be played this Sunday 15th October at 2.00pm with venue to be confirmed. Best of luck to the players and mentors.

Tipperary Clubs Draw: Congratulations to Rory Coen, Lorrha who won top prize of a Renault Megane or €15,000 in the October Draw held last Friday. It is the first time in over 20 years the club has won the top prize. Congrats also to his father Tony who scoops the promoters prize of €500, his third promoters prize this year.

Fundraiser: The clubs 2500-to-1 fundraising draw with a prize fund of €10,000 has been put back to Saturday 21st October to get the final tickets sold. Thanks to all those who have entered the draw so far.

We have 2,500 tickets valued from 1 cent to 2500 cents (€25) and when you accept to take a ticket, you scratch off a hidden section and the value in this section is what you pay for the ticket, it could be 1 cent, €25, or any value in between. All tickets bought will be entered into a draw for a top prize of €5,000 with eleven other prizes ranging from €2,000 to €200. Your support would be appreciated.

Juvenile Table Quiz: Lorrha Juvenile Club are holding their annual fundraising table quiz in Moatfield on Saturday 11th November at 8.00pm.

Lotto: Our jackpot is €9,450 with a Match 3 pot of €100. You can play online at

Social Dancing: continues on Friday with music of Dermot Lyons, from 9.30pm til late.