Lorrha GAA News for 9 June

November 8, 2018

Senior: Lorrha's next game in the County League is away to Kilruane MacDonaghs on Wednesday 13th June in Cloughjordan at 8.00pm.

Junior: The Juniors fell to a 2-16 to 0-12 defeat away to Newport in the opening round of the North 'B' Championship last Friday. Lorrha are back in action again next Tuesday 122th June when they take on Silvermines in Dolla at 7.30pm.

Under 14: The North Under 14 'B' Hurling Championship gets underway this evening (Wednesday 6th June) but Lorrha have a bye in the opening round. Theire first game is away to Kiladangan on Wednesday 20th June.

Under 12: Both our under 12 teams went down in their opening hurling championship games last Friday against Silvermines. The 'A' team lost by two points, 6-8 to 7-3 in a hugely exciting game while the 'D' team fell to a defeat.

The 'A' team took on Borris-Ileigh on Bank Holiday Monday and were defeated 3-10 to 0-6. Both teams are at home to Toomevara next Monday, 11th June, with the 'D's out at 6.45pm and the 'A's at 7.30pm

Under 6, 8 & 10: The under 6's & 8's played blitz games against Borrisokane recently and we thank Borrisokane for the invitation.

The under 10's commenced their development league against Borrisokane last week and were very competitive before losing out in the end.

Tipperary: Best of luck to Patrick Maher, Brian Hogan, Eoin McIntyre, John Madden and the Tipperary senior hurling and minor hurling teams who continue their Munster championship campaigns against Clare next Sunday where they need wins to stay in the hunt and we urge all Tipp supporters from the parish to make a special effort to attend and cheer both teams on.

Cul Camp: This years Kellogg's Cul Camp in Lorrha takes place from Monday 23rd to Friday 27th July. Registration only online at Cost is €60 for 1st child; €50 for 2nd child; €40 for 3rd and subsequent children.

Lotto: The jackpot is €4,350 with a Match 3 pot of €100. You can play online at

The Club wishes to advise that as and from Monday, 4th June, the numbers chosen from in the draw have risen from 30 to 32. Newly designed tickets are now in circulation with all our promoters; all old tickets are now invalid and can be disposed of. Nothing else in the draw changes with same Match 3 (or lucky dips) and promoters prizes. Thank you for your continued support.

Social Dancing: in the GAA Centre on Friday night to the music of Michael Collins. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.

Exams: Best of luck to all our members in the Junior & Leaving Cert exams.