Monkstown made a major statement of intent in men's Leinster division one with a thumping 6-2 win over Three Rock; Corinthian produce late fightback to get the better of YMCA; Rathgar land first win of the season in key game over Avoca
On a big day in the Leinster men's division one title race, Monkstown made a big move with a thumping 6-2 win over Three Rock Rovers; here's the days results along with pictures from Adrian Boehm from two of the games
Mick McGuinness' late winner for Glenanne against Pembroke opened up another busy weekend of hockey with Leinster men's division one action and the annual intervarsities taking place over the course of the next three days.
St Andrew’s, Wallace HS, Banbridge and Ashton will contest the All-Ireland Schoolboy Championships semi-finals after they battled their way through their respective groups with Mount Temple, Wesley and Sutton Park just missing out.
On a day when Alex Speers retired from international hockey, here’s a couple of videos that show her poacher’s instincts; there's also some crackers from John Jackson, a stunning David Harte penalty save and a drag-flick master class from Pau Quemada and Jerome Dekeyser
Former Irish captain Alex Speers has retired from international hockey after eight years with the national set-up, encompassing 164 caps and 19 goals for the national side since making her debut in 2006.
Leinster’s Under-16 girls retained the interprovincial title as they got the draw they needed to get over the line in Lisnagarvey against rivals Munster; Ulster won back the Under-18 crown with their 2-0 win over Leinster getting them the title
Sarah Evans shot a hat trick for Loreto to beat Trinity 5-2 in women's Leinster division one; Nikki Evans struck late to continue UCD's perfect record, ending Pembroke's in the process; Hermes continue their return to form
The Leinster U-16 are in great shape to retain the girls interprovincial title after two strong wins on middle Saturday in Lisnagarvey while their U-18 counterparts face a title showdown with their Ulster hosts on Sunday.