Cups

Brickenden double leads the way for Catholic Institute

Brickenden double leads the way for Catholic Institute

April 6, 2013 | 282 views | Leave a comment

Catholic Institute withstood a late Cliftonville onslaught to land the men’s Irish Hockey Challenge title in thrilling fashion at Belfield.

Ewington toast of the Town, ending 99-year wait for Irish Senior Cup glory

Ewington toast of the Town, ending 99-year wait for Irish Senior Cup glory

March 24, 2013 | 388 views | Comments (7)

Such scripts would be rejected as preposterous by Hollywood studios but 99 years since their last Irish Senior Cup success, the title has been returned to Monkstown in the most dramatic of fashion.

Leinster sides dominant on dramatic Senior Cup semi-final day

Leinster sides dominant on dramatic Senior Cup semi-final day

March 24, 2013 | 235 views | Comments (5)

There will be two all-Leinster Irish Senior Cup finals as Monkstown, Pembroke, UCD and Railway Union all qualified for finals day with Saturday victories in Belfield; the men’s final gets underway at 1.15pm with the women on at 3.30pm

Instinctive Speers strikes puts Railway on track for second Jacqui Potter title

Instinctive Speers strikes puts Railway on track for second Jacqui Potter title

March 17, 2013 | 155 views | Comments (1)

Alex Speers pair of instinctive finishes set Railway Union up for a comprehensive second Jacqui Potter Cup crown in Grange Road yesterday as her high-pressing side had too much nous for Loreto.

LHA showpiece sees Shaw on double duty

LHA showpiece sees Shaw on double duty

March 16, 2013 | 167 views | Comments (1)

Five finals are up for decision in Grange Road on St Patrick’s as the LHA host their annual marquee day out with a series of intriguing showdowns with the Mills and Jacqui Potter Cups up for decision

Cups runneth over for Town and Three Rock

Cups runneth over for Town and Three Rock

March 3, 2013 | 116 views | Comments (9)

Monkstown will contest their third successive Mills Cup final after they advanced to meet Three Rock Rovers in the Leinster senior decider on St Patrick’s Day.

Pembroke move closer as reds record big win; Fingal cause Mills Cup upset

Pembroke move closer as reds record big win; Fingal cause Mills Cup upset

January 20, 2013 | 397 views | Comments (14)

Alan Sothern’s double saw Pembroke overturn a 2-0 deficit to beat Glenanne 3-2 and move closer to the men’s division one title; Monkstown, UCD and Corinthian boosted their IHL hopes while Fingal produced result of the round in the Mills quarter-finals

UCD make renewed statement of intent for 2013

UCD make renewed statement of intent for 2013

January 20, 2013 | 118 views | Leave a comment

Another commanding UCD performance sent out another emphatic message to rest of the country as Anna O’Flanagan’s stylish hat trick left Pegasus reeling.

UCD, Hermes and Railway begin 2012 with epic ISC dates

UCD, Hermes and Railway begin 2012 with epic ISC dates

January 18, 2013 | 147 views | Leave a comment

2013 starts with a bang for Leinster’s leaders on the women’s outdoor scene as UCD, Hermes and Railway Union face huge clashes in the Electric Ireland Irish Senior Cup third round.

Cork C of I and Cookstown claim festive crowns

Cork C of I and Cookstown claim festive crowns

December 26, 2012 | 239 views | Leave a comment

Cork C of I made it three in-a-row in the Peard Cup at Harlequins’ Farmer’s Cross home; Cookstown picked up a surprisingly comfortable 3-1 win over Irish Hockey League champions Lisnagarvey to land their fifth Kirk Cup title

Superstar Sothern puts Pembroke on the brink

Superstar Sothern puts Pembroke on the brink

December 9, 2012 | 235 views | Comments (23)

Alan Sothern’s quartet pushed Pembroke within a few points of winning back the Leinster men’s division one title as Three Rock faltered again; he added another three on Sunday on a spectacular opening round in the Mills Cup

O’Reilly double pegs back Hermes title push

O’Reilly double pegs back Hermes title push

December 2, 2012 | 466 views | Leave a comment

On an eventful weekend in women’s division one, Glenanne struck late to draw with Hermes; Loreto’s draw with Old Alex means they also lose ground as Railway and UCD stormed to win; Loreto, Hermes and UCD advance in the Jacqui Potter Cup

Lucey fires Railway to rare win at Beaufort

Lucey fires Railway to rare win at Beaufort

November 25, 2012 | 107 views | Leave a comment

Emer Lucey’s last minute stole the headlines for Railway Union as Mick McKinnon enjoyed his first win in his tenure at Beaufort against Loreto.

Leinster’s top four showdown in Irish Senior Cup

Leinster’s top four showdown in Irish Senior Cup

November 23, 2012 | 222 views | Comments (1)

Seconds out, round two for Old Alex and UCD as they meet in the Irish Senior Cup in the middle game of their trilogy at Milltown on Saturday in on one of the highlight games of the weekend.

Town, Pembroke and Rovers into ISC semi-finals

Town, Pembroke and Rovers into ISC semi-finals

November 11, 2012 | 141 views | Leave a comment

Three Leinster sides will make up the final four of the Irish Senior Cup next March with Banbridge Ulster’s representatives in the semi-finals following Saturday’s quarter-final dates.

Dublin derbies mark Irish Senior quarters

Dublin derbies mark Irish Senior quarters

November 9, 2012 | 336 views | Comments (4)

Dublin’s dual derbies highlight the quarter-finals of the Irish Senior Cup as Leinster is guaranteed two men’s teams in the Irish Senior Cup final four.

Local quintet progress to second round of women’s senior cup

Local quintet progress to second round of women’s senior cup

November 4, 2012 | 140 views | Leave a comment

Five of the six Leinster women’s sides came through unscathed from the initial round of the Electric Ireland Irish Senior Cup with Loreto, Old Alex, Railway Union, Corinthian and Hermes all progressing.

Blakeney’s five the highlight of big Leinster performance in men’s senior cup

Blakeney’s five the highlight of big Leinster performance in men’s senior cup

November 4, 2012 | 138 views | Comments (1)

Leinster will make up five of the last eight men’s Irish Senior Cup entrants on a day when a number of sides raided Ulster with success

Half-dozen Leinster sides begin ISC campaigns

Half-dozen Leinster sides begin ISC campaigns

November 2, 2012 | 450 views | Comments (1)

Loreto face a potential banana-skin at Beaufort as Queen’s University come visiting for a repeat of last season’s Electric Ireland Irish Senior semi-final in rude health.

Ulster top dogs showdown with Leinster leaders

Ulster top dogs showdown with Leinster leaders

November 2, 2012 | 179 views | Comments (4)

Round two of the men’s Irish Senior Cup will see at least three more major contenders dumped out of the competition as Leinster’s top two both head north to face two of Ulster’s top dogs.