Lorrha GAA News for 5 July

November 8, 2018

Lotto: The numbers drawn last week were: 7 – 20 – 29 – 30. No Winner.

Lucky Dips: Margaret Morris, Donie Ryan, Martina Houlihan, Tommy Needham, Sean Moore. Promoters: Michelle Mannion, Shane Brophy, Liam Reddish.

Our jackpot now stands at €15,000. If our jackpot is not won, it will be capped at €15,000 with the roll over going onto the new jackpot which will start at €4,800. 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.

Senior: Lorrha are now awaiting a date for our county championship game with JK Brackens. This could be delayed due to progress of the Tipperary senior hurlers and footballers over the next couple of weeks.

Junior Hurling: Lorrha received late notice that Ballina would not be fielding for last weekends opening championship game with Lorrha receiving the two points. Lorrha's next game is against Borris-Ileigh on weekend 11-13 July.

The League final against Kildangan has been deferred until mid July.

Minor: The Minor hurlers got their North 'B' Championship campaign underway last Tuesday evening but lost 2-19 to 1-9. We face Kildangan in round 2 on 9-10 July.

Under 16: As we didn't have sufficient numbers to field an U16 team this year, four of our players will play for Shannon Rovers Gaels in the upcoming championship, starting next Monday against Borris-Ileigh in Ballinderry.

Under 14: Our young U14's lost to Shannon Rovers last Wednesday. Their next game is at home to Burgess on Wednesday, 2nd July at 6.30pm

Under 12: The U12's defeated Borrisokane 4-10 to 4-6 in Moatfield last Friday. Lorrha have won three games from five and will now play a quarter final, likely to be this Friday.

Tipperary: Best of luck to Patrick Maher and the Tipperary senior hurlers and footballers against Galway and Longford in the All Ireland Qualifiers in Thurles this Saturday evening.

The County Board has advised clubs that no tickets will be issued through clubs as the supply should exceed demand. Tickets can be bought through Centra, SuperValu, online on or at the ticket booths around the ground on matchday.

Cul Camp: This years Kelloggs Cul Camp takes place in Moatfield from Monday 14th to Friday 18th July. To register, go online to You can also book locally by contacting Juvenile Secretary Louise Mannion. Sign up your young stars for a week of fun where they will improve their skills, meet their friends and also some Tipp GAA stars.

Merchandise: Lorrha GAA have teamed up with Mr Sportsgift in Nenagh to provide club crested merchandise. Our initial range of items such as mugs, fridge magnets and key rings can be ordered by logging onto

Day at the Galway Races: Tipperary County Board have organised a Day at the Races fundraiser in Galway on Monday, 28th July. For more details contact County Board office on 0504-22702

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, training field or function room, contact Sean Mannion 087-3643031, Declan O'Meara (0872609314) or William Harding (083-3158170)

Social Dancing: continues on Friday night to the music of Pat Daly. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am. There are also Social Dancing Classes each Wednesday night in the GAA Centre from 8-11pm for both beginners and those looking to improve.