Lorrha GAA News for 31 March

November 8, 2018

Social Night & Car Draw: Our Fundraising Car Draw and Social Night was deferred from St Patrick’s Day and will now go ahead on Easter Sunday night, 8th April in the GAA Clubhouse. We apologise for the inconvenience caused and thank everyone that has made the draw a great success so far. Top prize is a Volkswagon Polo (kindly supplied by Al Hayes Motors, Portumna) with second and third prizes of 42” and 28” Flat Screen TV’s. There will also be a 28” Flat Screen TV for the seller of the winning ticket for the car. The Promoter that sells the most tickets will get €150 and voucher for The Thatch Cottage, Ballycommon. Tickets are €20 each or three for €50. Tickets can be bought from any committee member or can be bought on online on our club page on
Membership: Closing date is this Saturday, March 31st. All are to sign-up before this as it will count towards our Tipperary ticket allocation, and all those that sign up before the end of March will be entered into a draw for 2 Stand Tickets to the All Ireland Hurling Final. Adult Player – €50; Non-Playing Adult – €30; Students & Minors – €20; Juveniles (16 & under) – €15; Family Membership (2 Adults & 2 Juveniles) – €80. Each additional child is €10 each. Membership is payable to registrar Tadhg Nevin or online on our club page on
Lotto: Our jackpot new stands at €16,000. Thank you for your continued support. You can also play our lotto online where it is easy to play every week. Tickets are €2 each or three for €5.
Senior: Our seniors got their league campaign off to a winning start with a 3-10 to 0-17 victory over Kilruane MacDonaghs in Moatfield on Sunday. Noel Hogan scored a goal either side of half time and trailing by a point in added time, Brendan Fogarty scored the match-winning goal. Check Co fixtures for possible game this weekend.
Our North Senior Championship opener against Burgess will take place on Easter Sunday, 8th April in Cloughjordan @ 5.30pm.
Junior: The Junior ‘A’ hurling league begins at home to Moneygall on this Saturday @ 6.30pm.
Under 16: The U16’s play Shannon Rovers in their second game in Ballinderry on this Saturday, 30th March. Time to be confirmed.
Under 14: The U14’s begin their football campaign against Shannon Rovers in Ballinderry on Wednesday, 28th March (this evening) @ 6.30pm.
Under 12: The U12’s got their Premier 12’s football campaign off to a winning start with a 1-5 to 1-3 win over Portroe in Portroe last Friday. This Friday, 29th March, Templederry come to Moatfield at 6.30pm.
Under 8: Training continues on Friday in the Sports Hall, Moatfield @ 6.45pm. Children must wear runners, shinguards and helmets.
Easter Camp: Lorrha GAA Club will be holding a three-day Easter GAA Camp for 5-12 year olds, starting on the afternoon of Tuesday 10th April and finishing on Thursday 12th April. Cost of the camp is €20 per child.
Cúl Camp: This years Kelloggs Cul Camp will be held in Moatfield between 16-20 July. More details to follow.
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.
Social Dancing: continues on Friday night to the music of Nando & Shandy. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.Social Night & Car Draw: