Lorrha GAA News for 9 July

November 8, 2018

Junior: Lorrha will begin their Junior 'B' Championship campaign away to Templederry on Saturday 16th July at 7.30pm. Subsequent games will be home to Newport, away to Moneygall and home to Ballina with the top three teams in the group progressing to the knockout stages.

Minor: Lorrha Rovers Gaels begin their Minor 'B' Championship campaign on Wednesday 13th July at home to Silvermines at 7.30pm. Best of luck to the players and mentors

Under 16: Lorrha Rovers began their U16 'A' Hurling Championship away to Nenagh Eire Og last Monday, news next week. Next Monday they host Roscrea in either Moatfield or Ballinderry at 6.30pm

Under 14: Lorrha Rovers made it five wins from five in the championship with a 2-15 to 1-6 win over Borrisokane last Wednesday. This evening (Wednesday) they play Burgess in Moatfield at 6.30pm

Under 12: Lorrha have now topped the group and progressed to the semi-finals which will be played in the coming weeks.

Tipperary: Best of luck to Patrick Maher, Brian Hogan, John Madden and the Tipperary Senior hurling team in the Munster Final against Waterford on Sunday.

Best of luck also the minor team in their Munster final and hard luck to the senior footballers in their Munster Final loss to Kerry.

Cul Camp: The 2016 Kellogg's Cul Camp in Lorrha takes place between 25th to 29th July. Register online at

Lotto: Our jackpot is now €8,700 with a Match 3 pot of €100. Thank you for your continued support. You can play our lotto online at where it is easy to play every week. Tickets are €2 each or three for €5.

Lorrha CountryFest 2016: Not long to go now for Lorrha CountryFest on Sunday, 17th July from 12 noon to 7pm. Line-up includes Mike Denver, Robert Mizzell, Louise Morrissey, The Conquerors, Johnny Brady, Pete Kennedy, Sean Slattery & The Connections, Tradstone and Brendan Liffey. Tickets (€20) can be purchased from Kevin Molloy (0876738986), Joe Dolan (0879673124), Graham Downes (0879905870), from Kelly's Village Store Rathcabbin, Friars Tavern Lorrha, SuperValu Portumna, County Arms Hotel Birr, Abbey Court Hotel Nenagh, Lar na bPairce Thurles or online at

Social Dancing: on Friday night to the music of Pat & Richie. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.