Lorrha GAA News for 29 April

November 8, 2018

Senior: Lorrha will begin their County Championship campaign against Holycross/Ballycahill in Templederry on Sunday 30th April at 7pm. Best of luck to the players and mentors.

On Sunday 7th May, Lorrha face Templederry in the first round of the North Senior Championship in Nenagh at 2pm

Junior: The Junior hurlers have six points from six from their first three games. Lorrha have two games remaining against Roscrea and Burgess

Minor: Lorrha Rovers Gaels hurlers played Nenagh Eire Og in round 2 in Nenagh last Thursday and suffered a heavy defeat, 4-24 to 2-8. Their campaign will resume after the leaving cert.

The footballers Minor 'B' Championship match against Silvermines due to have been played yesterday (Tuesday) was postponed and will be refixed in the next two weeks.

Under 16: Lorrha Rovers Gaels 'A' footballers lost to Inane Rovers last Monday week, 4-16 to 2-2. However, they still reached the semi-finals where they played Kilruane MacDonaghs last Monday evening but suffered a heavy defeat.

Under 14: Lorrha Rovers Gaels footballers played two matches last week, firstly against Portroe in Ballinderry last Thursday and lost 3-11 to 1-3. On Saturday, they played Borrisokane in Borrisokane and lost narrowly 2-7 to 2-5. This evening (Wednesday), they play Kilruane MacDonaghs in Cloughjordan at 6.30pm

Under 12: Lorrha footballers were away to Borrisokane last Friday and won 2-3 to 2-2. Lorrha are through to the semi-final against Burgess in Kilcolman on Thursday 27th April at 7pm

Tipperary: Hard luck to Patrick Maher, Brian Hogan, John Madden and the Tipperary senior hurlers on their National League final loss to Galway on Sunday.

Tipp Draw: We thank all those who joined the 2016/2017 draw which has come to an end and the promoters who do such a great job with the draw. We will be promoting the 2017/2018 draw in the coming weeks.

Lotto: Our jackpot is €5,850 with a Match 3 pot of €100. You can play online at

Social Dancing: continues on Friday 28th April with Unity, from 9.30pm til late.

Blood Drive: Blood Donation Clinic returns to Moatfield on Tuesday 9th May from 3-5pm and 7-9.30pm.