Lorrha GAA News for Saturday 30 April

November 8, 2018

Tipperary Clubs Draw: The 2010-2011 Draw has now been completed. All coordinators are asked to collect all outstanding money for the draw before registering members for the 2011-2012 draw which will begin in May. The Draw costs €100 for the year or €10 per month with monthly prizes ranging from €200 up to €15,000 and a car. €50 from each ticket stays with the club while the number of players counts towards our Tipperary ticket allocation later in the year. Your support is greatly appreciated.

Lotto: The numbers drawn this week were: 3 – 10 – 16 – 27. No Winner.
The Lucky Dips were: Jimmy Coughlan, J Kirwan & Ann O’Meara, Seamus Sherlock, Trish Carey and Maureen Hayes. The Promoters were: Brophys, Noreen Lewis and Louis McCormack.
Our jackpot now stands at €8,950. 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.

Calf-rearing fundraiser: The response to our calf rearing scheme is very encouraging and we would like to thank all who have agreed to participate. If you are willing to rear a calf or keep an older animal or sponsor a calf please contact any club officer.

Senior: Our seniors suffered a very disappointing 1-12 to 1-7 defeat to Burgess in Cloughjordan on Saturday evening. Despite playing well for long spells, missed chances cost us dearly. Our next game is against Kilruane MacDonaghs on 7-8 May.

Junior: The juniors are next in action away to Moneygall on this Saturday, 2 May @ 7pm.

Minor Football: The minor footballers suffered a heavy 4-9 to 0-4 defeat to Burgess last Thursday. Next up is Inane Rovers in Roscrea on Thursday, 5 May @ 7.00pm. Their final game is the following Tuesday, 10 May in Moatfield against Nenagh Eire Og @ 7.15pm

U16: Training continues on Wednesday evening in Moatfield from 7-8pm.

U14: The U14’s earned their first win of the campaign indefeating Templederry Kenyons in Moatfield last week. Next up is Shannon Rovers Gaels in on Wednesday (tonight) in Moatfield @ 6.30pm. Training continues on Friday evenings from 6-7pm.

Premier 12’s: Training for U10 & 12’s now in Moatfield on Tuesday evenings from 7.30pm to 8.30pm.

Photo Gallery: Further to the ongoing development of the new clubhouse facilities, the committee are looking at setting up of photo gallery of current and past Lorrha teams and Lorrha players who played with Tipperary over the years.
We ask that anyone who would have photos in their family photo albums relating to above would wish to share with the club. The club will make a copy of your submitted photo and return original to you. If you have any interesting photos no matter how old or new that you think may be of interest to the club please contact Rose Mannion or William Harding.

Old Time Dancing: continues on Friday night to the music of Brian McDermott. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.