Lorrha GAA News for 2 December

November 8, 2018

Under 21: Our Under 21's dug deep once more to defeat Golden Kilfeacle 0-16 to 1-12, after extra time, in the County 'B' semi-final in Dolla last Saturday. It was the teams third one point win in a row.

Next Sunday 3rd December, all roads lead to Templederry where Lorrha face off against Moycarkey/Borris in the final with a 1.30pm start. We call on one last effort for supporters to turn up in big numbers to help the team win the title for the first time, with the cup named after former club stalwart Mick Brophy.


Juvenile Table Quiz: Lorrha Juvenile Club's annual fundraising table quiz in Moatfield is on this Saturday 2nd December at 7.30pm. With the county final on Sunday, this should be a great community event for all to attend and provide vital funds for the juveniles for 2018.

Fundraiser: The clubs 2500-to-1 fundraising draw with a prize fund of €10,000 will go ahead on Saturday 2nd December as part of the juvenile table quiz. We are urging all club members to make one final push to get the tickets sold for what is a vital fundraiser. Your support would be appreciated.


AGM: The Annual General Meeting of Lorrha GAA Club will take place in Moatfield on Tuesday 19th December at 8.00pm. Nomination and motion forms have been emailed to members. Anyone who would like one posted should contact Michael Kennedy.

Juvenile AGM: will take place in Moatfield on Wednesday 6th December at 8.30pm.

Senior Manager: Lorrha GAA club are inviting expressions of interest for the role of senior hurling manager for 2018. All those interested are to contact Graham Houlihan 0876827257.

Juvenile Fitness Session: Neutral Adaption training for U10's up to U16's will take place in the Sports Hall, Moatfield this evening, Wednesday 29th November at 7.00pm. Noel Hogan will undertake the session which includes best strength and stability practice in the ankles, knees, glutes and quads. This session will be of great benefit to boys and girls. Cost is €10 for RIPTOOL resistance band which will be supplied from where juveniles can take home and practice. A parent is required to attend on the night. To book a place, contact Juvenile Chairman Tommy Kennedy 0879191689 asap as places are limited.

Laochra Gael: Congratulations to Tom Milne, formerly of Redwood and long time resident in London and Seamus King, Cashel and formerly of Redwood, who were presented with Loachra Gael awards by Tipperary County Board at the annual awards in Thurles last Sunday.

Lotto: Our jackpot is €3,900 with a Match 3 pot of €100. You can play online at

Social Dancing: continues on Friday with music of T Bone Country, from 9.30pm til late.

Sympathy: Lorrha GAA Club would like to sympathise with the Hogan family, Killeen, on the death of Peggy McDonagh, Cabra, Dublin who passed away last weekend. May she rest in peace.