Lorrha GAA News for 8 July

November 8, 2018

Senior: Lorrha's next game is the final round of the County League at home to Holycross/Ballycahill on weekend 15-16 July where we need a win to make the semi-finals.

The final round game of the County Championship against Knockavilla Kickhams is dependent on Tipperary's progress through the qualifiers.

Junior: Well done to the Junior hurlers who came from behind to force a replay in a thrilling North Tipp Junior 'B' Hurling League final against Roscrea in Nenagh on Sunday, which finished 3-23 each, after extra time.

The replay is likely to take place in two weeks time. In the meantime, we could be playing the first round of the championship next weekend, check fixtures for details.

Minor: Lorrha Rovers defeated Silvermines 4-16 to 0-3 in the Minor 'B' Football Championship in Moatfield last Friday. They now play Kilruane MacDonaghs in the semi-final in Borrisokane this Thursday, 6th July at 7.30pm.

The Hurling Championship will resume on Thursday 13th July with Lorrha Rovers at home to Kiladangan in Ballinderry at 7.30pm.

Under 16: Lorrha Rovers game away to Borrisokane on Monday evening did not go ahead and has been rescheuled. Next Monday, they play Burgess in Ballinderry at 7.15pm

Under 14: Lorrha Rovers Gaels travelled to Cloughjordan to play Kilruane MacDonaghs last Wednesday and recorded a 1-7 to 1-6 win. This Wednesday, 5th July, they play Borrisokane in Ballinderry at 7pm. Next Wednesday, 12th July they play Ballina in Ballina at 7pm

Under 12: The U12 hurlers played Kiladangan in Puckane last Friday evening and recorded a 4-14 to 2-4 win. The result sees Lorrha finish second in the table and are through to the semi-final against Kilruane MacDonaghs on Friday 21st July.

Tipperary: Best of luck to Patrick Maher, Brian Hogan, John Madden and the Tipperary Senior hurlers in the All Ireland qualifier against Dublin this Saturday; also to the senior footballers in their clash with Cavan.

Best of luck to Kevin Cahalan who has been selected on the Tipperary under 16 football panel for the annual Humphrey Kelleher tournament in Waterford next Saturday.

Cul Camp: Lorrha Kellogg's Cul Camp takes place in Moatfield from Monday 24th to Friday 28th July from 10am to 2.30pm each day. Camp is open for 6-13 year olds, to register, go to and find the Lorrha camp in the Tipperary listing. The camp costs €60 for one child, €50 for a second and €40 for a third or more children and they will be provided with full camp kit.

Tipperary GAA Draw: The club had now winner in the June draw which took place last Friday night. Thanks for your continued support.

Lotto: Our jackpot is €7,200 with a Match 3 pot of €100. You can play online at

Social Dancing: continues on Friday with music of Finbarr Dennehy, from 9.30pm til late.