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Men's IHL: Reds take to IHL in style

Men's IHL: Reds take to IHL in style

December 5, 2009 | 239 views | Comments (31)

Pool A Banbridge 1 (Hugh McShane) Pembroke 2 (Conor Harte, Alan Sothern) Pembroke began their IHL defence with victory, surviving a tense closing quarter to secure three points and maintain their perfect run to date in all competitions. Bann pick up a losing bonus point but start the group on the back foot and now […]

Bann to test Pembroke IHL retention credentials

Bann to test Pembroke IHL retention credentials

December 4, 2009 | 277 views | Comments (3)

The Irish Hockey League returns for its second installation tomorrow with a series of enticing games around the country, none more so than in Havelock Park where Banbridge attempt to foil Pembroke’s hopes of beginning their defence in style. The ‘Broke will be without Gordon Elliott and Justin Sherriff but are one club able to […]

Men's IHL: Runners and riders

Men's IHL: Runners and riders

December 4, 2009 | 271 views | Comments (8)

IHL 2009/10 Groups: Pool A: Pembroke, Cork Harlequins, Monkstown, Instonians, Banbridge, Corinthian Pool B: Glenanne, Three Rock Rovers, Cookstown, Lisnagarvey, Annadale, Cork C of I Pool A Banbridge Last Year: semi-finalists IHL Record: Pl 6 W4 D0 L2 GF 20 GA 14 Qualification as: 2nd in Ulster The lowdown: Another side to be affected by […]

Pembroke Rotterdam-bound: News in brief

Pembroke Rotterdam-bound: News in brief

November 12, 2009 | 222 views | Comments (2)

* Pembroke will play their EuroHockey League KO16 match in Rotterdam on either Friday, April 2 or Saturday, April 3, 2010 following an announcement from the EHL this morning. The fixtures draw will be made next Thursday morning and winners from these fixtures will play in KO8 matches on either April 4 or 5. It […]

UCD and Loreto to enjoy home comforts

UCD and Loreto to enjoy home comforts

November 8, 2009 | 226 views | Comments (11)

Reigning ISC champs UCD and IHL winners Loreto both picked up home ties in the quarter-final draw of the ESB Irish Senior Cup. The students face Cork Harlequins at Belfield while Loreto host the only all-Dublin tie against Pembroke. Railway Union will hope to repeat their recent 4-1 win over Ards in the last eight, […]

Cookstown to turn sod on water-based pitch

Cookstown to turn sod on water-based pitch

June 5, 2009 | 368 views | Leave a comment

Cookstown will turn the sod on June 15 on their brand new water-based hockey pitch in Coolnafranky, bringing to fruition four years of work behind the scenes. The £900k project will be the first FIH accredited water-based pitch west of the River Bann in Ulster and will be installed in addition to the club’s current […]