Lorrha GAA News for 6 October

November 8, 2018

Under 21: Lorrha are preparing for a quarter final of the North U21 'B' Hurling Championship later this month. They await the outcome of the final losers group playoff between Borrisokane and Shannon Rovers Gaels before the draw is make.

Under 15: Lorrha Rovers Gaels have progressed to the semi-finals and finals of the U15 'B' Hurling Plate which will be played in a blitz on Sunday 14th October in Borrisoleigh.

World Record: Our Under 12's were part of a successful Guinness World Record attempt in Dublin on Sunday evening. The team, who reached a North 'A' final this year, were rewarded with a trip to Croke Park and made up the 1,772 children who took part in the largest hurling training session ever and will go into the record books. A enjoyable day for all the team and well done to all involved.

Child Welfare Course: If anyone is interested in doing a Child Welfare Course, contact Juvenile Chairman Tommy Kennedy 0879191689. At least 10 names are needed to organise the course.

Lotto: The jackpot is €6,900 with a Match 3 pot of €100. You can play online at

Social Dancing: in the GAA Centre on Friday to the music of The Kelly family. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.

Sponsorship: The club would like to thank Breda O'Meara of O'Meara Pharmacy, Borrisokane for supplying ice-packs for the past year and ask all members to support the business where possible.

Sympathy: Lorrha GAA Club would like to sympathise with the Houlihan family on the death of Tom Houlihan, Lorrha, who passed away over the weekend. Also to the Gohery family, Aglish, on the tragic passing of Declan Gohery. May they rest in peace.