Lorrha GAA News for 16 April

November 8, 2018

Senior: Due to the heavy rain on Sunday morning, the County Championship opener against Portroe was postponed and has been refixed for this Sunday, 17th April in Cloughjordan at 6.30pm. On Sunday, 24th April, Lorrha will play Clonoulty/Rossmore in round 2 in Dolla at 3.30pm.

Junior: Our next game in the North League is at home to Toomevara in two weeks.

Under 16: Lorrha Rovers Gaels defeated Borris-Ileigh 4-10 to 0-5 in Borrisoleigh on Monday week last. On Thursday evening at 6.30pm, they play Kilruane MacDonaghs in Ballinderry. Next Monday evening, they play Inane Rovers in Moatfield at 6.30pm

Under 14: Lorrha Rovers Gaels began the 'B' Football Championship last Tuesday week and easily defeated Moneygall/Clonakenny. This evening (Wednesday) Lorrha Rovers play Newport in Ballinderry @ 6.30pm and next Wednesday, 20th April they play Portroe @ 6.30pm.

Under 12: The U12's suffered a heavy defeat in their most recent game against Burgess last week and brings their football campaign to an end having failed to reach the knockout stages.

Lotto: Our jackpot is now €7,050 with a Match 3 pot of €100. Thank you for your continued support. You can play our lotto online at where it is easy to play every week. Tickets are €2 each or three for €5.

Tipperary Clubs Draw: for 2015-2016 has now concluded. All promoters and subscribers are asked to bring your accounts up to date and contact Margaret Gleeson. The 2016-2017 draw will get underway in late May and if you want to join, contact any club officer.

Lorrha CountryFest 2016: Tickets are on sale for Lorrha CountryFest at Moatfield which takes place on Sunday, 17th July from 12 noon to 7pm. Line-up includes Mike Denver, Robert Mizzell, Louise Morrissey, The Conquerors, Johnny Brady, Pete Kennedy, Sean Slattery & The Connections as well as local band Tradstone. A day not to be missed! Tickets (€20) can be purchased from Kevin Molloy or at

Social Dancing: on Friday night to the music of Peter Bourke. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.

Blood Donor Clinic: returns to Lorrha GAA Centre on Tuesday, 19th April from 3-5pm and 7-9.30pm. Blood supply is low at present, please make every effort to donate.