Lorrha GAA News for 9 August

November 8, 2018

Lotto: The numbers drawn last week were: 3 – 4 – 10 – 28. No Winner.

Lucky Dips: Angie Cummins, Anne Nevin, P Kennedy (The Lake), Tommy Cahalan, N Kelly. Promoters: Eamon Maher, Mr K Kennedy, Mulrooney's Gala.

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 €5,550. 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: Well done to our senior hurlers who recorded a 3-10 to 2-12 victory over JK Brackens in the County Championship. The win sees up top the group and progress to the last 16 where we will play one of the Roinn 1 group winners which at the moment include Nenagh, Drom & Inch and Kildangan. The win also ensures we will play in Roinn 1 in 2015.

Junior Hurling: Lorrha face Toomevara in round 3 of the North Junior 'B' Hurling Championship in Cloughjordan, this Sunday at 6.30pm.

Minor: The Minor hurlers lost 1-11 to 0-11 to Shannon Rovers Gaels on Friday evening in Borrisokane in a game played in miserable conditions. Our next game is against Burgess on Thursday, 14th August in Cloughjordan at 6.30pm.

Under 14: Best of luck to the U14's who face Portroe this Friday in the final of the North 'C' Hurling Championship in Portroe at 7pm.

All Ireland Semi-Final Tickets: The deadline for ordering tickets for the All Ireland semi-final between Tipperary and Cork has now passed. Anyone who is still looking for tickets should now go to Centra, SuperValu or online at

Parish Golf Outing: The Lorrha Parish Golf Outing takes place in Portumna Golf Club on Saturday, 16th August with tee-times from 8.30am to 12pm. This years captain is Vincent Liffey while the President is Joe Morris. To book a tee time contact Vincent Liffey (0873328577) or Tony Coen (0876219639).

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

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 Sam O'Doherty. 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.

Sympathy: Lorrha GAA Club would like to sympathise with the family and friends of Johnny Madden, Graigue, Rathcabbin, who died last week. May he rest in peace.