Pegasus look to grab result they need to lift EYHL title

Pegasus look to grab result they need to lift EYHL title

April 5, 2019 | 381 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus will lift the regulation season EY Irish Hockey League title on Saturday if they can secure the point they need against bottom club Muckross at the Dub.

Garvey hoping to repeat win over Glens to take EYHL impetus

Garvey hoping to repeat win over Glens to take EYHL impetus

April 5, 2019 | 366 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey will be aiming to repeat last Sunday’s Irish Senior Cup win over Glenanne to make a massive step toward a second EYHL title; Corinthian, meanwhile, took a big jump toward the Leinster Division One crown

Green Machine back in action with two uncapped wins over France

Green Machine back in action with two uncapped wins over France

April 5, 2019 | 663 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s men won their first two games since the World Cup as they beat France 2-0 and 2-1 in Utrecht this week in a pair of uncapped fixtures, kicking off their Olympic qualifier preparations.

Ursulines and Midleton win Munster Junior titles

Ursulines and Midleton win Munster Junior titles

April 5, 2019 | 58 views | Leave a comment

Ursuline Thurles were the last team standing as they survived five rounds of a sudden death shoot-out to beat Mount Mercy in the So Hockey Munster Schoolgirls Junior A Cup final while Midleton won the boys final for the first time in eight years.

EGS make school history as Dundalk and Kilian’s also succeed

EGS make school history as Dundalk and Kilian’s also succeed

April 5, 2019 | 209 views | Leave a comment

East Glendalough’s minor team picked up the school’s first ever boys hockey trophy in the school’s history; St Kilian’s won Junior B while Dundalk GS were Junior victors; round-up of recent schools finals

Awesome Trinity complete invincible Leinster league season

Awesome Trinity complete invincible Leinster league season

April 3, 2019 | 674 views | Leave a comment

Trinity produced a stunning five minutes spell before half-time to win their second Leinster Division One title in three seasons as they go into the EYHL2 promotion playoffs in great shape.

Corinthian take advantage to eke out single-point lead in Leinster

Corinthian take advantage to eke out single-point lead in Leinster

March 31, 2019 | 783 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian ended a manic weekend in men’s Leinster Division One at the top, level on points with UCD, as Railway dropped to third from first.

Garvey and Three Rock through to mouthwatering ISC final

Garvey and Three Rock through to mouthwatering ISC final

March 31, 2019 | 693 views | Leave a comment

The in-form Lisnagarvey and Three Rock Rovers set up an eye-catching Irish Senior Cup final as they completed a pair of brilliant wins each over a hectic double weekend.

Cork Harlequins set up repeat of 2003 Senior Cup final against Loreto

Cork Harlequins set up repeat of 2003 Senior Cup final against Loreto

March 31, 2019 | 567 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins put an end to Pegasus’s hopes of an EYHL-Irish Senior Cup double as Emma Barber’s single goal knocked out the runaway league leaders at the semi-final stage.

C of I end 16-month wait for EYHL victory as Garvey remain team to catch

C of I end 16-month wait for EYHL victory as Garvey remain team to catch

March 31, 2019 | 757 views | Leave a comment

Cork C of I scored a big win over Cookstown to keep their chances of staying in the EYHL alive; the top four all won, too, to strengthen their places in the Champions Trophy playoffs

Muckross land first ever EYHL win to raise hopes of escape

Muckross land first ever EYHL win to raise hopes of escape

March 31, 2019 | 494 views | Leave a comment

Muckross won their first ever women’s EY Hockey League match to give their hopes of avoiding relegation a massive boost, winning 2-1 against Ards at Londonderry Park.

Saturday round-up – March 30

Saturday round-up – March 30

March 30, 2019 | 923 views | Leave a comment

Muckross and Cork C of I scored huge wins in their bids to avoid relegation from the EYHL divisions; Corinthian moved top in Leinster Division One while Cork Harlequins won their first Munster men’s title since 2012

Cookstown and C of I face crucial EYHL battle at the bottom

Cookstown and C of I face crucial EYHL battle at the bottom

March 30, 2019 | 509 views | Leave a comment

For Cookstown and Cork C of I, the two clubs face a pivotal day in their respective relegation battles as they face off against each other at Steelweld Park on Saturday for the second time in six weeks.

Vital weekend in EYHL relegation battle, Leinster and ISC semi-finals

Vital weekend in EYHL relegation battle, Leinster and ISC semi-finals

March 29, 2019 | 689 views | Leave a comment

Each of the frontline games on the shortened women’s agenda this weekend carry huge importance in both the women’s EY Hockey League, Leinster and Irish Senior Cup.

Title decider remains on cards for Trinity and Monkstown

Title decider remains on cards for Trinity and Monkstown

March 25, 2019 | 693 views | Leave a comment

The destination of the women’s Leinster Divison One title will go down to the final two matches with Trinity and Monkstown set for a big showdown for the silverware.

Reds set up final title run to finish line with Railway

Reds set up final title run to finish line with Railway

March 25, 2019 | 546 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union and Corinthian look set to face a straight battle for the men’s Leinster Division One title as the reds consigned UCD to a third successive league defeat; Kilkenny and Dublin North recorded top wins, too

Queen’s ensure top spot with confident win in Galway

Queen’s ensure top spot with confident win in Galway

March 24, 2019 | 507 views | Leave a comment

Queen’s assured themselves of top spot with a 6-0 win over Greenfields as Emily McStea’s hat trick lifted them to 27 points and out of range of Trinity.

Pegasus put one hand on EYHL trophy with big win over Quins

Pegasus put one hand on EYHL trophy with big win over Quins

March 24, 2019 | 485 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus moved within a point of the women’s EY Hockey League regular season title as their incredible run of form in March saw them win their seventh successive victory on Saturday; the race for fourth also saw a number of twists

Garvey take three point lead as Cookstown score huge win

Garvey take three point lead as Cookstown score huge win

March 24, 2019 | 626 views | Leave a comment

The latest twist in the men’s EY Hockey League title chase saw Lisnagarvey move three points clear at the top with Banbridge in pursuit and Glenanne and Three Rock Rovers waiting in the wings.

Saturday round-up – March 23

Saturday round-up – March 23

March 24, 2019 | 854 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus moved to within a point of the women’s EYHL regular season title while Lisnagarvey strengthened their place at the top of the men’s division; here’s the round-up of Saturday’s main results

Men’s EYHL rematches add extra layer of intrigue to title race

Men’s EYHL rematches add extra layer of intrigue to title race

March 23, 2019 | 551 views | Leave a comment

The men’s EYHL weekend faces the intriguing prospect of four rematches seven days after they met in the reverse fixtures, an opportunity for coaches and video analysts to test their mettle.

Pegasus move from second to six clear in the blink of an eye

Pegasus move from second to six clear in the blink of an eye

March 23, 2019 | 433 views | Leave a comment

After a tumultuous 11-days, Pegasus have jumped from second place in the women’s EYHL to within touching distance of the title all of a sudden; preview of the weekend ahead including the Munster Senior Cup final

Battered and bruised Crescent made to wait before landing deserved Kate Russell crown on goal difference

Battered and bruised Crescent made to wait before landing deserved Kate Russell crown on goal difference

March 22, 2019 | 629 views | Leave a comment

Crescent Comprehensive endured a nerve-wracking two-hour wait to finally be crowned the Kate Russell All-Ireland Schoolgirls Champions on goal difference.

Newpark win maiden Junior Premier League success

Newpark win maiden Junior Premier League success

March 21, 2019 | 890 views | Leave a comment

Newpark won the Leinster Junior Premier League for the very first time as they put in a breathtaking performance to beat Holy Child Killiney 4-1 in the final.

Kilkenny and Crescent lead way after Kate Russell day one

Kilkenny and Crescent lead way after Kate Russell day one

March 21, 2019 | 677 views | Leave a comment

Reigning champions Kilkenny College and Limerick’s Crescent Comprehensive look to be the main title contenders at the midway point of the Kate Russell All-Ireland Championships in Booterstown.

Lynch fires High School to first ever Senior Cup crown

Lynch fires High School to first ever Senior Cup crown

March 21, 2019 | 463 views | Leave a comment

Harry Lynch’s 20th minute smash saw The High School land their first ever Leinster Schools senior title as they won the cup 1-0 against Wesley at Grange Road.

Five former Kate Russell champs set for battle in high quality All-Ireland tournament

Five former Kate Russell champs set for battle in high quality All-Ireland tournament

March 20, 2019 | 1,365 views | Leave a comment

Five former Kate Russell All-Ireland Championship winners from the past decade will convene in Booterstown on Thursday and Friday to try and win back the biggest prize in schoolgirls hockey with Sporting Limerick live-streaming every second.

Pembroke and Monkstown win top youth club titles on St Patrick’s Day

Pembroke and Monkstown win top youth club titles on St Patrick’s Day

March 18, 2019 | 534 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke and Monkstown took the youth laurels on Leinster finals day, winning the Junior Jacqui Potter Cup and Benny Atkinson titles, respectively.

Rovers win 11th trophy since 2017 with Mills Cup retention

Rovers win 11th trophy since 2017 with Mills Cup retention

March 18, 2019 | 624 views | Leave a comment

The Three Rock Rovers juggernaut rolls on as the club retained yet another trophy at Grange Road, storming back from 2-0 down to win the Mills Cup with a 4-2 victory over Glenanne.

Railway’s Jacqui Potter Cup dominance continues as Park Avenue club win fantastic four titles

Railway’s Jacqui Potter Cup dominance continues as Park Avenue club win fantastic four titles

March 17, 2019 | 642 views | Leave a comment

Kate McKenna’s goal out of nothing continued Railway Union’s dominance in the Jacqui Potter Cup as they won for the sixth time in nine years, making it four trophies in one day for the Park Avenue club.

Harlequins summon amazing comeback to win Munster Senior Cup

Harlequins summon amazing comeback to win Munster Senior Cup

March 17, 2019 | 349 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins summoned an incredible comeback from 3-0 down to win back the Munster Senior Cup for the first time in seven years, denying holders Bandon in a shoot-out.

Avoca stun UCD to leave just one point covering top three in Leinster

Avoca stun UCD to leave just one point covering top three in Leinster

March 17, 2019 | 641 views | Leave a comment

UCD fell to a second successive defeat in men’s Leinster Division One as injuries threaten to scupper their bid for top spot in the provincial league.

Trinity and Queen’s copper-fasten EYHL2 semi-final spots

Trinity and Queen’s copper-fasten EYHL2 semi-final spots

March 17, 2019 | 545 views | Leave a comment

Trinity and Queen’s confirmed their place in the final four of the competition with wins over UCC and Corinthian, respectively.

Pegasus move further clear as Belfast Quins stun Loreto

Pegasus move further clear as Belfast Quins stun Loreto

March 17, 2019 | 535 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus extended their lead at the top of the women’s EYHL table as they benefited from Belfast Harlequins’ excellent comeback draw against Loreto; Ards made a big move as Cork Harlequins strengthen their playoff place

Garvey jump into men’s EYHL lead as Glens and Bann draw

Garvey jump into men’s EYHL lead as Glens and Bann draw

March 17, 2019 | 516 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey took advantage of a Glenanne and Banbridge’s draw to move to the head of the men’s EYHL as Rovers moved into the top four for the first time in 2019; Monkstown ran up another impressive victory with a 7-1 win over YMCA

Saturday round-up – March 16

Saturday round-up – March 16

March 16, 2019 | 959 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus extended their lead in the women’s EYHL as results went their way; Lisnagarvey moved to the top in the men’s EYHL; here’s the Saturday round-up

Railway line up tilt at sixth Jacqui Potter title in nine years against Old Alex

Railway line up tilt at sixth Jacqui Potter title in nine years against Old Alex

March 16, 2019 | 476 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union will look to remain the dominant force in the Jacqui Potter Cup as they bid for their sixth success since 2011 on Sunday against Old Alex.

Bumper St Patrick’s weekend sees huge EYHL and Mills Cup final clashes

Bumper St Patrick’s weekend sees huge EYHL and Mills Cup final clashes

March 15, 2019 | 567 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne face a monster weekend as the EYHL leaders host Banbridge on Saturday before they endeavour to win back the Mills Cup on Sunday from Three Rock Rovers on a busy bank holiday weekend.

O’Donnell provides the Muckross Premier final magic; Loreto on the Green win Senior 1A

O’Donnell provides the Muckross Premier final magic; Loreto on the Green win Senior 1A

March 15, 2019 | 793 views | Leave a comment

Kate O’Donnell produced three remarkable shoot-out saves to earn Muckross Park a memorable Leinster Schoolgirls Premier League crown at Grange Road; Stephen’s Green win Senior 1B title

Wesley’s Walker wonderland in Junior Cup final as schoolboy season hits business end

Wesley’s Walker wonderland in Junior Cup final as schoolboy season hits business end

March 15, 2019 | 307 views | Leave a comment

Adam Walker’s pair of pacy drag-flicks saw Wesley come from a goal down to beat St Andrew’s and land the Leinster Schoolboys Junior Cup title at Grange Road; round-up of the latest results from the schoolboys season

Wallace to meet Sullivan Upper in Ulster’s Burney Cup final

Wallace to meet Sullivan Upper in Ulster’s Burney Cup final

March 14, 2019 | 126 views | Leave a comment

Wallace High kept on course for a rare Ulster schoolboy hockey double success on Wednesday when they defeated Banbridge Academy 4-1 at Lisnagarvey to book their place in the John Minnis Estate Agents Burney Cup final, writes John Flack.

Boyles takes on lead role with Green Army

Boyles takes on lead role with Green Army

March 14, 2019 | 1,063 views | Leave a comment

Arlene Boyles has been handed the lead coaching role with Ireland’s women on a temporary basis following last week’s shock resignation of Graham Shaw who is leaving to take charge of the New Zealand national team, writes John Flack.

Raphaela’s end 14-year wait for Leinster title amid final fever at Grange Road

Raphaela’s end 14-year wait for Leinster title amid final fever at Grange Road

March 13, 2019 | 1,019 views | Leave a comment

Loads of schools finals this week; here’s a quick wrap from the first big tranche of finals with plenty more to come in the next couple of weeks

Scoil Mhuire the Munster Minor champs

Scoil Mhuire the Munster Minor champs

March 12, 2019 | 62 views | Leave a comment

Scoil Mhuire came back from a goal down to win the girls Munster Minor A League title last week.

Banbridge step in to host women’s Hockey Series Finals

Banbridge step in to host women’s Hockey Series Finals

March 12, 2019 | 488 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge’s Havelock Park has been confirmed as the new host venue for the women’s Hockey Series Finals to take place from June 8th to 16th this year, ending a six-month saga.

Pegasus score defining win over Loreto to leap-frog into first

Pegasus score defining win over Loreto to leap-frog into first

March 10, 2019 | 628 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus’s brilliant 3-2 win against Loreto saw the lead swap hands at the head of the women’s EY Hockey League as the Ulster side are now the side to beat in the division.

Trinity win over Queen’s opens up EYHL2 Pool A to set up fascinating run-in

Trinity win over Queen’s opens up EYHL2 Pool A to set up fascinating run-in

March 10, 2019 | 569 views | Leave a comment

Trinity recorded a big win in Pool A of women’s EYHL2 to keep plenty of intrigue as the initial stage of the competition races to a conclusion over the next month.

Railway, UCD, Corinthian and Inst to contest EYHL2 final four as Tarf back up UCD win in Leinster

Railway, UCD, Corinthian and Inst to contest EYHL2 final four as Tarf back up UCD win in Leinster

March 10, 2019 | 586 views | Leave a comment

The four sides for the EYHL2 semi-finalists were confirmed as Railway Union, UCD, Corinthian and Instonians all made it through with a game to spare with the final round being solely to decide who plays who.

Glens still top as title contenders all drop points on spectacular day 13 of men’s EYHL

Glens still top as title contenders all drop points on spectacular day 13 of men’s EYHL

March 10, 2019 | 801 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne’s unbeaten record came to an end but that was mitigated against as both title rivals Lisnagarvey and Banbridge also dropped points; YMCA and Cookstown both drew to leave Cork C of I a further point adrift

Saturday round-up – March 9

Saturday round-up – March 9

March 9, 2019 | 1,374 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus moved top of the women’s EYHL with a cracking win over Loreto; none of the top three in the men’s EYHL won, reigniting Pembroke and TRR’s outside interests in the title