Cups

U-16s showcase future Leinster talent

U-16s showcase future Leinster talent

March 18, 2011 | 256 views | Comments (9)

The St Patrick’s Day festival of hockey got under way with a trio of U-16 finals at Grange Road which got underway with some seriously high quality hockey. Here’s a brief rundown of how they panned out

Railway second half storm secures Jacqui Potter Cup

Railway second half storm secures Jacqui Potter Cup

March 17, 2011 | 383 views | Comments (3)

A stunning three goal blitz in the opening six minutes of the second half proved the vital factor for Railway Union as they claimed the Jacqui Potter Leinster Senior Cup at Grange Road for the first time.

Ewington turns the Cup blue at Grange Road

Ewington turns the Cup blue at Grange Road

March 17, 2011 | 262 views | Comments (7)

Monkstown’s 23-year senior trophy duck ended at Grange Road this afternoon as they, in typically rock and roll fashion, went deep in both normal and extra-time before their corner routine came up trumps, winning 2-1 against Glenanne

Finals day takes on poignant tone for Glens

Finals day takes on poignant tone for Glens

March 17, 2011 | 143 views | Leave a comment

St Patrick’s Day once again means a feast of hockey at Grange Road with the day now playing host to five finals with three U-16 deciders joining the men’s and women’s Leinster senior double-header.

Corinthian U-14s take girls A league in style

Corinthian U-14s take girls A league in style

March 10, 2011 | 77 views | Comments (1)

Corinthian’s junior U-14s claimed the clubs A league, last week, taking the title with a game still to play as they moved out of reach of Hermes and Pembroke with a tie against Old Alex still to play.

Schoolboy finals begin at Belfield this week

Schoolboy finals begin at Belfield this week

March 7, 2011 | 142 views | Leave a comment

The first series of Leinster Schoolboy cup finals will take place on Wednesday with the Senior Trophy seeing St Columba’s and Sutton Park battling it out for the title, now in its second year; the junior and U-13 finals will also be contested

Hill gives Weston mountain to climb

Hill gives Weston mountain to climb

March 7, 2011 | 599 views | Comments (7)

Tim Hill scored a precious goal at Belfield to leave Weston needing snookers in their maiden season in Leinster’s division one; draws between Fingal and Monkstown and Corinthian and Pembroke leaves IHL places in the mix; IJC and IHC round-up also included

Women’s title going ever closer to the wire

Women’s title going ever closer to the wire

March 6, 2011 | 780 views | Leave a comment

Another series of wins for the leading three means the title race is as you were; Pembroke and Bray played out a thriller and Corinthian were denied by Alex; Leinster sides dominate the women’s IJC while TRL into IHT semi-finals

Blue boys through in typical Rathdown thriller

Blue boys through in typical Rathdown thriller

March 1, 2011 | 148 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown continue to carry Leinster’s blue flag as they sail the shark-infested waters that has been a resurgent performance by Ulster’s clubs in this year’s Irish Senior Cup, stunning Instonians with an amazing late salvo

Cup specialists Town spy third cup final

Cup specialists Town spy third cup final

February 25, 2011 | 610 views | Comments (1)

Wednesday’s Mills Cup victory for Monkstown added another justification to the cup specialist’s tag as they have two cup finals to look forward to in their bid to finally get back amongst the senior silverware.

Town set up second Glens’ final date

Town set up second Glens’ final date

February 23, 2011 | 96 views | Comments (1)

A comprehensive Monkstown performance set up the second final showdown with Glenanne as they found their cutting edge in the second half as Pembroke’s corner prowess deserted them.

Semis beckon as students top of the Hill

Semis beckon as students top of the Hill

February 21, 2011 | 99 views | Leave a comment

Cup specialists UCD reached their third consecutive Irish Senior Cup semi-final as Caroline Hill’s golden goal put an end to Cork Harlequins’ hopes. They were the sole Leinster side to prosper, Pegasus and Ballymoney beating Loreto and Old Alex

Loreto and Pegasus finally set to lock horns

Loreto and Pegasus finally set to lock horns

February 18, 2011 | 644 views | Leave a comment

Anticipation has heightened the tension as Loreto are finally set to travel to Pegasus for the highlight of the weekend, looking to overturn their

Reds fail to breach Fingal blockade

Reds fail to breach Fingal blockade

February 14, 2011 | 364 views | Leave a comment

Fingal survived a second half onslaught to record their second league win of the season on Sunday afternoon to move within striking distance of the IHL places, denting Corinthian’s hopes in the process. Also, the IHT and IHC draws were also made on Sunday

Bulls trample on Badger set but Chiefs routed

Bulls trample on Badger set but Chiefs routed

February 12, 2011 | 124 views | Comments (32)

Clontarf continued their awesome recent form to make it into the final four of the Irish Hockey Trophy, the last Leinster team standing after the Rathgar Chiefs were trumped by UCC. Also includes ISC, IJC, IHT and IHC results

National indoor titles up for grabs in Tallaght

National indoor titles up for grabs in Tallaght

February 10, 2011 | 577 views | Leave a comment

After six Sundays of group matches, the National Indoor Trophy reaches its second finals weekend in the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght with 12 sides fighting it out for the men’s and women’s honours.

Silver Sunday for Pembroke and Railway

Silver Sunday for Pembroke and Railway

January 31, 2011 | 136 views | Leave a comment

Silver goal winners from Anna O’Neill and Cecelia Joyce handed Pembroke and Railway Union the first two Jacqui Potter Cup semi-final berths on offer as the Sandymount duo knocked out Old Alex and Hermes, respectively.

Town still fighting on all Cup fronts

Town still fighting on all Cup fronts

January 31, 2011 | 95 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown remain a triple-threat on the cup front as a goal struck on the final hooter of their Mills quarter-final with Fingal at ALSAA on Sunday, making it into the last four to go with their Neville final and Irish Senior Cup quarter-final date.

Ulster stun Leinster leaders to dominate quarters draw

Ulster stun Leinster leaders to dominate quarters draw

January 30, 2011 | 204 views | Comments (4)

Just two Leinster sides remain standing in the men’s Irish Senior Cup as Ulster sides Lisnagarvey and Annadale raided Dublin to ensure there will be a new Irish entrant in the EuroHockey League in the 2011/12 season.

YM and Garvey to emerge as contenders

YM and Garvey to emerge as contenders

January 28, 2011 | 632 views | Comments (1)

With Leinster and Ulster’s current table-toppers colliding in Milltown, where the provincial balance of power on the club scene lies will be put to the test for the first time this season in the second round of the Irish Senior Cup