Lorrha GAA News for 17 June

November 8, 2018

Senior: Lorrha's next game is against Ballina in round 4 of the County League on Sunday 25 June at 12 noon.

Junior: Well done to the Junior hurlers who defeated Borrisokane 1-11 to 1-9 in a hard fought North Junior 'B' League semi-final in Moatfield on Friday evening. They will play either Newport or Roscrea in the final, likely on weekend 24-25 June.

Under 14: Lorrha Rovers Gaels hurlers began their championship campaign last Wednesday, away to Borris-Ileigh but lost 6-9 to 3-8. This evening, Wednesday, they host Portroe in Moatfield at 7.30pm. Next Wednesday, 21st June, they host Roscrea in Moatfield at 6.30pm

Under 12: The U12 hurlers get back in action next Friday when they play Burgess in Kilcolman at 7.15pm

Celtic Challenge: Well done to Daniel O'Donoghue and the Tipperary North-Mid U17 team who defeated South-East Clare in the section 2 quarter final in Birr last Saturday and are now through to the semi-finals next weekend.

Lory Meagher Cup Final: Former Lorrha player Declan Molloy lined out in goals for his adopted Leitrim in their Lory Meagher Cup final defeat to Warwickshire at Croke Park last Saturday.

Tipperary GAA Clubs Draw: Thank you to all those who joined the Tipperary Draw with the club. We managed to increase our number of subscribers by around 20 which is great news which means an extra €1000 come to the club this year. Thanks to all our promoters for their work in promoting the draw and to Margaret Gleeson for coordinating it.

The first draw took place last Friday but the club didn't have a winner but there are plenty of opportunities to come in the next eleven months to be successful.

Cul Camp: This years Lorrha Kellogg's Cul Camp takes place in Moatfield from Monday 24th to Friday 28th July from 10am to 2.30pm each day. Camp is open for 6-13 year olds, to register, go to and find the Lorrha camp in the Tipperary listing. The camp costs €60 for one child, €50 for a second and €40 for a third or more children and they will be provided with full camp kit.

Lotto: Our jackpot is €6,750 with a Match 3 pot of €120. You can play online at

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