Lorrha GAA News for 16 July

November 8, 2018

Lorrha CountryFest 2016: takes place next 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, Tradstone and Brendan Liffey. Tickets (€20) can be purchased from Kevin Molloy (0876738986), Joe Dolan (0879673124), Graham Downes (0879905870), from Kelly's Village Store Rathcabbin, Friars Tavern Lorrha, SuperValu Portumna, County Arms Hotel Birr, Abbey Court Hotel Nenagh, Lar na bPairce Thurles or online at We look forward to seeing you there.

Junior Hurling: Lorrha will begin their Junior 'B' Championship campaign away to Templederry on Saturday 16th July at 7.30pm. Subsequent games will be home to Newport, away to Moneygall and home to Ballina with the top three teams in the group progressing to the knockout stages.

Minor: Lorrha Rovers Gaels begin their Minor 'B' Championship campaign this evening, Wednesday 13th July in Ballinderry against Silvermines at 7.30pm. Best of luck to the players and mentors. Next Wednesday, 20th July, they are away to Ballinahinch/Templederry.

Under 16: Lorrha Rovers began their U16 'A' Hurling Championship away to Nenagh Eire Og last Monday week and enjoyed an excellent 1-14 to 1-4 win. Last Monday they played Roscrea in Ballinderry and were defeated 2-19 to 2-12. Next Monday they play Toomevara in Ballinderry at 6.30pm

Under 14: Lorrha Rovers made it six wins from six in the championship with a 4-10 to 0-4 win over Burgess last Wednesday. They received a walkover this week from Borris-Ileigh and have ended the group stages unbeaten and through to the semi-finals.

Under 12: Lorrha have now topped their group in the 'C' championship and have progressed to the semi-finals which will be played in the coming weeks.

Tipperary: Well done to Patrick Maher, Brian Hogan, John Madden and both the Tipperary senior and minor hurling teams on their superb Munster Final victories in Limerick on Sunday

Best of luck to Brian Hogan and the Tipperary Under 21 hurling team in the Munster semi-final against Limerick in Thurles on Thursday evening.

Cul Camp: The 2016 Kellogg's Cul Camp in Lorrha takes place between 25th to 29th July. Register online at

Tipperary Clubs Draw: The July Draw was held last Friday and unfortunately the club didn't have prize winner this month.

Lotto: Our jackpot is now €8,850 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.

Social Dancing: on Friday night to the music of Teddy & Cathal Barry. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am