News in brief: Weston seek goalie

*** Weston are looking for a goalkeeper to play for their Men’s first team, playing in Division 1 for the coming season. Full-time coaching will be provided. Contact 0868059106 to discuss further.

*** Dublin University are looking for a new manager for the upcoming season to work with head coach Niall Denham. Training takes place at Grange Road twice a week with home matches on Saturday also played there.

The club is aiming to gain automatic promotion to Leinster men’s division one. If interested, contact Craig on 0868070715 or email me at

*** Rathdown School have appointed Graham Shaw as their Director of Hockey with the remit to “improve performance of teams coupled with an overall increased enjoyment of students taking part in the sport”.

In welcoming Shaw, the Principal Mrs Anne Dowling commented: “We are thrilled that such a highly rated player/coach has committed to Rathdown School.

“I wish him every success and look forward to his continued success with this new appointment.

“I am sure that he will continue to build on the many achievements of our hockey teams and spur them on to even greater success. We were delighted already with the response to our pre-season training.”

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