Lorrha GAA News for 18 August

November 8, 2018

Intermediate: Lorrha take on Silvermines in Cloughjordan on Saturday next, 17 August at 4.30pm. A win or a draw will see Lorrha directly into the semi-finals. Good Luck to the players and mentors.

Junior A: The freak weather which arrived in the Lorrha area on Saturday evening saw our game with Roscrea postponed. It has been refixed for Moatfield on Sunday evening next at 6.30pm. Lorrha need a win to remain in the championship.

Minor Hurling: Lorrha’s minor game with Borris-Ileigh takes place in Moneygall on Wednesday (tonight) at 7pm. Lorrha are already through to the semi-finals with the result deciding whether we play Nenagh or Kilruane in the semi-final.

Under 16 Hurling: Lorrha’s Under 16 game with Nenagh Eire Og scheduled for last Monday was postponed due to the weather.

Congratulations: to both Patrick Maher and Ciaran Haugh who will be part of the Tipperary minor squad on All Ireland Final day after the four point success over Kilkenny in Croke Park on Sunday last.

Well Done: to Gary Tooher who won €200 in the weekly Tipperary GAA Draw last week.

Poker Classic: Thomas MacDonaghs Gaelic Football Club of which Lorrha are a part of are holding a fundraising Poker Classic in The Western Pass, Ardcroney on Friday, 14 September. €30 to enter and €10 buy backs.

Lotto Meeting: A meeting of all Lorrha GAA lottery sellers and draw workers will take place in the GAA Clubhouse on Wednesday, 29 August at 9pm. Anybody who wishes to become involved in the running of the lottery is also more than welcome to attend.

Lotto: The numbers drawn this week were: 5 – 14 – 19 – 30. No Winner.
The Lucky Dips were: Eamonn Fitzpatrick, Eamonn Smyth, Deirdre Dunne, Jean Hough and D.C.N.C.J. The Winning Promoters were: The Ferry Inn, Louis McCormack and Dan Kennedy.
The €7,950 Jackpot will be drawn for on Sunday night in The Ferry Inn with Team 4 in charge of the draw. Thank you for your continued support.
You can play the Lorrha GAA Club Lotto Online by going to our website: and clicking on the lotto icon. The number of players who have joined is growing by the week. You can register your numbers for 4 to 52 weeks and get free entries on the length of time you enter for.

Old Time Dancing: Our Old Time Dancing continues in the GAA Clubhouse on Friday night to the music of Denis Doyle. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.

Sympathy: Lorrha GAA Club would like to sympathise with the Hourigan family on the death of Kieran Hourigan who died recently. May he rest in peace.
Lorrha GAA Club would like to sympathise with the Watters family on the death of Ned Watters who died in Dublin last week. May he rest in peace.
Lorrha GAA Club would like to sympathise with the O’Doherty and Power families on the death of Cormac O’Doherty who died last week in England. May he rest in peace.