Lorrha GAA News for 24 August

November 8, 2018

Lotto: Our jackpot now stands at €10,200. Thank you for your continued support. You can also play our lotto online at where it is easy to play every week. Tickets are €2 each or three for €5.
Junior Hurling: Lorrha have one final game to play in the Junior ‘A’ Championship against Borris-Ileigh this weekend. Check North Bord fixtures.
Under 21: With the Under 21 Championship due to start next month, all panellists are asked to attend training.
Minor: Lorrha took on Ballina in the quarter finals of the Minor ‘B’ Hurling Championship last Monday evening and after a great battle, lost 2-18 to 2-14.
Under 16: The Under 16’s went down 2-11 to 1-6 to Shannon Rovers Gaels in Moatfield last Friday evening. This Friday, Lorrha’s final group game is against Silvermines in Dolla at 6.45pm.
Hurling Development: At a recent club meeting, David Needham was appointed the clubs Director of Hurling. The role will see him develop a structure for the development of players and coaches from under 6 and right up to adult grade in both hurling and camogie. As a successful coach in Dublin for the last decade, his experience will benefit Lorrha going forward. He is wished well in his role and all are asked to give him their support if asked to get involved.
Gym Membership: (All rates are inclusive of club membership rates above) Adult Players – €150 (€50+€100); Non-Playing member – €150 (€30+€120); Student – €100 (€20+€80); Family (2+2) – €200 (€80+€120); Non club member – €150. Individual rates are €3 per session for club members and €5 per session for non members. All 2012 members who have not renewed their membership have now had their phobs turned off. For further information, contact Sean Mannion 087-3643031.
Sports Hall or Function Room booking: If anyone or any sports team would like to use of our facilities, which include a sports hall, gym or training field with floodlights or function room, contact Sean Mannion on 087-3643031.
Parish Golf Outing: The 2013 Lorrha Parish Golf Outing will be held in Birr Golf Club on this Saturday, 24th August. This years captain is Pat O’Brien. Tee-times from 8am to 1pm and to book your time contact Tony Coen on 0876219639
Social Dancing: resumes this Friday night to the music of Brian McDermott. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am. Refreshments served.