Lorrha GAA News for 20 May

November 8, 2018

Senior: Our seniors produced a much improved performance to earn a draw against Kilruane in Borrisokane on Friday night. The point keeps us in with a shout of progressing and we need to win our next game against Portroe on weekend 5-7 June. The break allows us to clear up a number of injuries. See match report on website

Junior: The Junior’s first championship game against Burgess takes place on the weekend 29-30 May.

U16: Hard Luck to the team and management who lost the North Under 16 ‘A’ Football Final by two points to Nenagh last week.

Lá na gClub: Thanks to everyone who helped out with our La na gClub day on Sunday. Despite the terrible weather, our younger members enjoyed their chance to show their skills to Tony Reddan who was the special guest. Thanks also to Eamon Mannion for supplying the food.

Tipp v Cork Tickets: Anyone who requires tickets for the Tipp v Cork game must order them from Shane Brophy (086-0515324) by this Sunday, 24 May. Family tickets are also available. Tickets will be distributed in the Clubhouse on Tuesday next @ 9pm. All tickets must be paid for on the night.

Tipp Draw: This is a massive source of revenue with 50% of each subscription coming back to the club. We look forward to your continued support. Any new people wishing to join should contact club coordinator Margaret Gleeson or any of the promoters. The first Draw will be held on Friday June 5th with an Audi A6 or €50,000 as first prize. Tickets are €100 for the year with multiple payment options

Golf Classic: Our Golf Classic takes place again in Birr Golf Club on Friday, 19 June. Teams of 4 are €220 while hole sponsorships are €100 each. Timesheets are with Michael Liffey 087-2578370 or Tony Coen 087-6219639.

Courses: Last year, the club purchased a defibrillator for use in emergency situations and anyone interested in taking part in a course on how to use it can contact William Harding on 086-8062341. Anyone interested in taking a physio/masseurs course can also call William Harding for further details.

Lotto: The numbers drawn on 11 May were: 1 – 3 – 14 – 25. No Winner. The Lucky Dips were: Fiona Daly, Margaret Coughlan, Michael Bugler, Donal O’Donoghue and Jo Needham. The Winning Promoters were: Madeleine Maher, Geraldine O’Meara and Kevin Maher.
You can play our lotto online by going to our website:
All lotto draws take place in the GAA Clubhouse on Monday night. The draw takes place at 10pm and all are welcome to attend. Thank you for your continued support.

Old Time Dancing: Old Time Dancing resumes on Friday night to the music of Midnight Melodies. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.

Lorrha Camogie

Training: Under 14 & 16 training on Friday evening @ 7pm sharp. All players must attend.