Lorrha GAA News for 18 March

November 8, 2018

Senior: Lorrha got their County League campaign off to a winning start with a 2-13 to 1-10 win away to JK Brackens in Templemore with Niall McIntyre and Barry Moran getting the goals. Lorrha host Burgess in round 2 on 25-26 March.

Minor: Lorrha Rovers Gaels will begin their Minor Football Championship campaign against Kiladangan in Puckane this Sunday, 19th March at 2pm.

Under 16 Football: Lorrha Rovers Gaels finally hope to get their football championship underway against Borris-Ileigh in Borrisoleigh this Saturday at 3pm.

Under 14 Football: Lorrha Rovers Gaels begin their football campaign against Borrisokane in Moatfield on Wednesday 22nd March at 6pm.

Under 12: Lorrha received a walkover in the football championship from Templederry last Saturday. This Saturday they face Kilruane MacDonaghs in Cloughjordan at 1pm

Poker Classic: Thank you to everyone who supported our Poker Classic last Saturday night. Although it clashed with the Tipp v Kilkenny game, it was well supported with Liam Donoghue emerging the winner. Our raffle prizes were won by: 1st – Kevin Burke, 2nd – Jamie Lewis and 3rd – Michael O'Carroll, David Fogarty and Paddy Kennedy.

Membership: for 2017 is now due. €90 – Adult player; €50 – Minor/College student; €30 – Non-playing Adult (+€70 extra for gym membership); €20 – Juvenile (16 and under); €90 – Family (2 adults and 2 children, capped at €100 for three or more children). All players (juvenile and adult must have their membership paid before matches begin)

Closing date for membership is 31st March as number the County Board will use towards our ticket allocations for Tipperary games so it is in your interest to have membership paid by then. Membership can be paid to club registrar Louise Mannion or can also be done online at Members can also log onto to get their new GAA Rewards card.

Lotto: Our jackpot is €4,350 with a Match 3 pot of €100. You can play online at

Social Dancing: on St Patrick's Night night with Pat Daly. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.

Sympathy: Lorrha GAA Club would like to sympathise with the family of Dickie Quinn, formerly of Knockshegowna, who passed away recently.