Cups

UCC and Banbridge through in women’s ISC

UCC and Banbridge through in women’s ISC

October 12, 2020 | 861 views | Leave a comment

UCC and Banbridge took up their places in the second round of the women’s Irish Senior Cup with exciting 2-1 wins each, getting the best of Glenanne and Monkstown.

Garvey storm to women’s IHT title

Garvey storm to women’s IHT title

September 29, 2020 | 1,057 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey’s storming first quarter put them on course to their second national trophy in eight days as they swept past the challenge of North Kildare.

Adair paints the town red as Corinthian land third IJC title

Adair paints the town red as Corinthian land third IJC title

September 28, 2020 | 1,173 views | Leave a comment

Calum Adair’s close-range finish was all that stood between Corinthian and Lisnagarvey as the Whitechurch club landed the men’s Irish Junior Cup at Comber Road for the third time in their history.

From brink of extinction to “highest honour” on the Portrane rollercoaster

From brink of extinction to “highest honour” on the Portrane rollercoaster

September 24, 2020 | 1,680 views | Leave a comment

A century in the making, it was beautifully fitting that Portrane’s finest hour would see a Neville flick in the winner and a Henchy on the sideline, calling the shots.

Storming first half sees Pembroke II win women’s IJC

Storming first half sees Pembroke II win women’s IJC

September 21, 2020 | 1,339 views | Leave a comment

Women’s Irish Junior Cup final Old Alex 0 Pembroke Wanderers 3 (T Wensley, R Scott, A De Jong).   Pembroke II produced a breathtaking first half performance to land the women’s Irish Junior Cup for a tenth time on a hectic weekend of three finals for the Ballsbridge club.  It put them in great shape and they were able […]

Torrans and Meeke combine again for JP final victory

Torrans and Meeke combine again for JP final victory

September 21, 2020 | 1,139 views | Leave a comment

Sarah Torrans and Ali Meeke provided the magical combination for a second successive week to unlock the door to Jacqui Potter Cup success, winning the final 1-0 on home Beaufort turf on Saturday.

Cup kingpins Garvey leave it late to deny UCD fairytale win

Cup kingpins Garvey leave it late to deny UCD fairytale win

September 20, 2020 | 1,208 views | Leave a comment

In the end, logic prevailed as the all-time record Irish Senior Cup winners Lisnagarvey prevailed against the first-time finalists UCD but, boy, did they get one hell of a scare.

UCD’s muscle memory makes light of disrupted preseason to land ISC once again

UCD’s muscle memory makes light of disrupted preseason to land ISC once again

September 19, 2020 | 1,200 views | Leave a comment

UCD showed plenty of muscle memory to continue their incredible run in the women’s Irish Senior Cup with a third title in four years, beating Pegasus 3-1 at Comber Road.

UCD up against it in bid for unique Senior Cup double

UCD up against it in bid for unique Senior Cup double

September 18, 2020 | 1,360 views | Leave a comment

UCD are aiming for a unique piece of history as the first club to win both the men’s and women’s competition in the same season; preview of a huge Irish Senior Cup final weekend

Beaufort brings the joy as Meeke ‘thrilled’ to finally get shot at Jacqui Potter silverware

Beaufort brings the joy as Meeke ‘thrilled’ to finally get shot at Jacqui Potter silverware

September 12, 2020 | 1,719 views | Leave a comment

There was ring-rust and some dodgy touches but, mostly, there was a sense of joy to be back in action at Beaufort as Loreto edged out UCD 1-0 in the Jacqui Potter Cup semi-final.

23-time champs to face first time finalists as competitive hockey finally returns

23-time champs to face first time finalists as competitive hockey finally returns

September 6, 2020 | 1,933 views | Leave a comment

After six months twiddling thumbs, competitive hockey made a welcome return with UCD and Lisnagarvey setting up a novel Irish Senior Cup match-up – the 23-time champs against a first-time finalist.

Senior Cup semi-finals bring club season back with a bang

Senior Cup semi-finals bring club season back with a bang

September 3, 2020 | 1,950 views | Leave a comment

Whisper it softly but, nine months since the men’s Irish Senior Cup quarter-finals, Lisnagarvey, Glenanne, Cookstown and UCD finally get their shot at reaching the 2020 final on Sunday.

Revised final schedule for 2019/20 Hockey Ireland finals confirmed for September

Revised final schedule for 2019/20 Hockey Ireland finals confirmed for September

August 12, 2020 | 2,557 views | Leave a comment

Whisper it quietly, we have some formally confirmed fixtures on the horizon with last season’s Irish cup latter stages set for September

Tarf up to 14 wins from 14 as men’s IHT semi-finalists confirmed

Tarf up to 14 wins from 14 as men’s IHT semi-finalists confirmed

February 23, 2020 | 1,065 views | Leave a comment

Clontarf extended their Leinster Division One streak to 14 wins out of 14; Waterford, Portrane and Belfast Harlequins advanced to the IHT semis

Late goals pivotal for UCD and Loreto in Jacqui Potter Cup

Late goals pivotal for UCD and Loreto in Jacqui Potter Cup

January 19, 2020 | 830 views | Leave a comment

UCD and Loreto both nabbed crucial goals to pave their way into the Jacqui Potter Cup semi-finals where they will be joined by Pembroke and Old Alex.

Pembroke’s magic eight minute spell; Rathgar win seven-goal thriller

Pembroke’s magic eight minute spell; Rathgar win seven-goal thriller

January 12, 2020 | 1,294 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke struck three times in the last eight minutes to win the big Jacqui Potter Cup second round derby against Muckross, prevailing 5-2 for a deceptive final scoreline in the squally rain. Hayley O’Donnell and Ava Beatty helped Pembroke into a 2-1 lead at half-time with Susie Cannon getting the Muckross reply with goalkeeper Kate […]

Playoff Sunday in indoor leagues; big guns enter Jacqui Potter stage

Playoff Sunday in indoor leagues; big guns enter Jacqui Potter stage

January 10, 2020 | 741 views | Leave a comment

The Leinster indoor leagues reach the playoff stage on Sunday with the remaining semi-final places up for grabs at St Columba’s College. The women’s competition still has some unfinished business on Saturday evening with unbeaten UCD facing winless Old Alex and Bray. The relevance of the ties will determine the make-up of the playoffs. Two […]

Mullins boys fire Bulls to first ever senior crown

Mullins boys fire Bulls to first ever senior crown

December 26, 2019 | 1,159 views | Leave a comment

Kevin and John Mullins fired Clontarf to their first ever senior title as they ended their former club Three Rock Rovers’ reign as Neville Cup champions at Grange Road.

Cookstown stun Pembroke as UCD end Rovers’ reign; Tarf and Railway on track for big showdown

Cookstown stun Pembroke as UCD end Rovers’ reign; Tarf and Railway on track for big showdown

December 8, 2019 | 1,264 views | Leave a comment

Ulster Premier side Cookstown produced a thrilling comeback to defeat top tier Pembroke to reach the final four of the Irish Senior Cup joining UCD, Glenanne and Lisnagarvey on a weekend where Three Rock Rovers were dethroned.

UCD and Lisnagarvey pushed all the way in memorable Irish Senior Cup comebacks

UCD and Lisnagarvey pushed all the way in memorable Irish Senior Cup comebacks

October 27, 2019 | 1,261 views | Leave a comment

High-flying UCD and Lisngarvey both produced monumental three-goal turnarounds to take up their places in the last eight of the men’s Irish Senior Cup on a day of high drama.