Lorrha GAA News for 27 June

November 8, 2018

Golf Classic: The date of our Golf Classic in Birr Golf Club is Friday, 10 July. What better way to start Munster Final weekend than with a round of golf. Teams of 4 are €220 while hole sponsorships are €100 each. Timesheets are with Michael Liffey 087-2578370 or Tony Coen 087-6219639.

Senior: We play Roscrea in the senior championship this Sunday in Cloughjordan @ 3.30pm. We cannot qualify for the knockout stages but it is the ideal preparation for the start of the Seamus O’Riain Cup. The League Division 2 Final against Moneygall will take place in Borrisokane on Saturday, 4 July.

Junior: The Juniors take on Kilruane this Monday evening in Borrisokane @ 8pm.

Minor: The minors get their championship underway against Shannon Rovers Gaels in Ballinderry on Thursday, 2 July.

Feile: Lorrha hosted Mount Leinster Rangers from Carlow last weekend in the Féile. A great two days was had by all. The visitors beat Lorrha by four points on Friday evening before both travelled to Rathdowney on Saturday. Lorrha lost out to both Ardfert and Rathdowney but the games will stand to the team in terms of progressing in the championship. Thanks to everyone who played a part in making the weekend so enjoyable.

VHI Cul Camps: The Lorrha GAA VHI Cul Camp takes place this year between 20-24 July.

U14: Lorrha lost out to Templederry by 5-8 to 4-7 in their second game. They take on Moneygall/Ballinahinch in Moatfield (This evening, Wednesday) @ 7pm.

U12: Our Under 12’s took on Roscrea ‘B’ on Monday and have another game this Friday. Check Bord na nOg fixtures. .

Tipp v Clare: Well done to Patrick Maher and the Tipperary senior team on their Munster semi-final win Clare.

Munster Final: As the Munster Final is likely to be a sell-out, only club members will get first access to tickets. Those who ordered tickets for the first two games will get priority but it will be restricted to one ticket per member unless more become available.

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 15 June were: 3 – 8 – 13 – 28. No Winner.
The Lucky Dips were: Kate & Davy Dunne, Tom Kennedy (Lisballyard), Dan Kennedy, David Harding and Darina Kelly. The Winning Promoters were: Brophys, Ferry Inn and PJ Hogan.
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 Brian McDermott. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.