Cups

Captain Keenan inspires Pembroke III

Captain Keenan inspires Pembroke III

April 13, 2010 | 105 views | Leave a comment

Ladies Division 3/4 Cup Final Pembroke Wanderers III 4 (Fiona Keenan 2, Claire Picard, Kate Hurley) Suttonians 0 Pembroke II ended Suttonians reign as division 3/4 cup holders in style as they ran up an impressive 4-0 victory at Grange Road last Saturday afternoon. Captain Fiona Keenan led the charge with two fine goals and […]

Avoca and Railway playoff: News in brief

Avoca and Railway playoff: News in brief

April 13, 2010 | 92 views | Comments (6)

* The division one/two promotion/relegation playoff between Avoca and Railway Union will now take place in Park Avenue on Saturday at 2pm. The fixture was originally scheduled to be played in ALSAA but the sides came to an agreement to toss for home advantage which was made at Serpentine Avenue last Saturday with the Branch’s […]

First half Weston III blitz earns Junior win

First half Weston III blitz earns Junior win

April 13, 2010 | 162 views | Comments (7)

Leinster Junior Cup Final Weston III 4 (Enda Tucker 2, Jon Long 2) Mullingar II 2 (Peter Collins 2) A four-goal, first half blitz handed Weston III their second Leinster Junior Cup as they got the better of Mullingar II at Serpentine Avenue last Sunday, over-turning two league defeats at the hands of the same […]

Town bridge 41 year IJC gap

Town bridge 41 year IJC gap

April 13, 2010 | 99 views | Comments (7)

Men’s Irish Junior Cup final Monkstown II 3 (Theo Kirwan, Andy Ewington, Frank Ryan) YMCA II 1 (Johnny Miller) Monkstown deservedly took home the Irish Junior Cup for the first time in 41 years last Saturday at Belfield – their third team triumphing back in 1969 – as they were too sprightly for YMCA on […]

Monkstown II earn famous cup double

Monkstown II earn famous cup double

April 12, 2010 | 87 views | Leave a comment

Railway Cup final: Monkstown 2 (Simon Groves, Simon Allen) Railway Union 1 (Peter English) Monkstown II made it a weekend to remember for many a year as, despite a hard night’s celebrations after the Irish Junior Cup, they added the Railway Cup to their trophy cabinet with hard-fought win over Railway Union II at Serpentine […]

Avoca II fight back to oust TRL IV

Avoca II fight back to oust TRL IV

April 12, 2010 | 144 views | Comments (1)

Women’s Division 9/10 final: TRL IV 1 (Stephanie Bourke) Avoca II 3 ( Cara Kelehan, Rachel Murphy, Paula Anderton) Avoca II completed a league and cup double as they added the Division 9/10 cup title to the league crown they claimed in March as they came from a goal deficit at half-time to get the […]

YMCA complete second treble in-a-row

YMCA complete second treble in-a-row

April 12, 2010 | 98 views | Leave a comment

Women’s Division 5/6 final YMCA 4 (Emma Reardon 2, Dawn Allison, Helen Keane) Clontarf 1 YMCA ladies completed their second successive double as their customary, direct style was too much Clontarf II at Grange Road on Saturday afternoon. After plenty of early pressure, Emma Reardon deflected her first goal of the day on ten minutes […]

Gill serves up final decision for Sutts

Gill serves up final decision for Sutts

March 26, 2010 | 105 views | Leave a comment

Aaron Gill smashed home a hat-trick as Civil Service brought the Irish Hockey Trophy home in-style, as they thumped six goals past Suttonians in last Sunday’s final. With less than a minute on the clock, Suttonians swung into attack but Service captain Jamie Anderson saved the day clearing the ball off the line. From there […]

Leinster clubs claim Challenge success

Leinster clubs claim Challenge success

March 21, 2010 | 96 views | Comments (6)

YMCA and St Brendan’s/Phoenix Park claimed a Leinster double at Belfield, taking home the respective Irish Hockey Challenge titles after hard fought wins over Fermoy and Limerick. YM’s women continued their incredible run of success in all competitions since inaugurating four years ago, adding a second national title to the one they claimed last year, […]

Town take thrilling U-16 final on strokes

Town take thrilling U-16 final on strokes

March 18, 2010 | 134 views | Comments (2)

U-16 Benny Atkinson Cup final Corinthian 4 (Ian Stewart 2, Andrew Malcolm, Jonathon Lewis) Monkstown 4 (David Cole, Johnny Byrnes, Max Bradley, Lee Cole); Monkstown won 5-3 on strokes The sizable amount of early risers at Grange Road on St Patrick’s Day were greeted with a curtain-raiser to savour as Monkstown and Corinthian played out […]

Paddy' Day triumph for Pembroke

Paddy' Day triumph for Pembroke

March 17, 2010 | 126 views | Comments (13)

Mills Cup final Pembroke 4 (Alan Sothern 2, Gordon Elliott, Patrick Good) Fingal 1 (Eamon Bane) Pembroke picked off the one title to elude them in 2008/09 as they showed far too much know-how for underdogs Fingal at Grange Road yesterday, steaming clear in the second half. Alan Sothern was tormentor-in-chief, as he has been […]

Alex break ten year duck to win Potter title

Alex break ten year duck to win Potter title

March 17, 2010 | 151 views | Comments (6)

Jacqui Potter Cup final Old Alex 2 (Danielle Costigan, Rebecca Coll) Pembroke 0 Old Alex dug their heals in to claim their first Jacqui Potter Cup title in the modern era, holding off a thorough Pembroke examination at Grange Road yesterday afternoon. Goals from former Trinity duo Danielle Costigan and Becca Coll did the damage […]

Paddy's Day carnival highlights hectic week

Paddy's Day carnival highlights hectic week

March 16, 2010 | 126 views | Comments (10)

The season continues to hurtle to a conclusion at break-neck speed with a wealth of key midweek matches with six titles decided before Friday comes while the picture in men’s division one for the relegation play-off and IHL places will become slightly clearer. The highlight, though, is the annual St Patrick’s Day festival of hockey […]

Genesis claim U-16 title: News in brief

Genesis claim U-16 title: News in brief

March 16, 2010 | 126 views | Comments (4)

* Genesis (pictured, right) claimed the Leinster club U-16 A/B league title in front a sizable crowd of parents and youth members at Belfield on Sunday as they got the better of Suttonians 5-0 to complete a perfect set of results this season. Chloe Hamill, Catriona Lavelle and Sarah Griffin netted well executed attacking moves […]

Brendan's through as Campbellians forfeit

Brendan's through as Campbellians forfeit

March 5, 2010 | 171 views | Comments (49)

St Brendan’s/Phoenix Park have made it through to their first national final as a joint club in controversial fashion after Campbellians pulled out of tomorrow’s Irish Hockey Challenge semi-final tie. The reigning champions refused to play on the grass in the Phoenix Park and, after a couple of days of negotiations, formally pulled out of […]

Town tie for fifth; Suttonians up for semi

Town tie for fifth; Suttonians up for semi

March 5, 2010 | 280 views | Leave a comment

Andy Ewington’s 37th minute low penalty corner was the sole divider as Monkstown beat UCD 1-0 at Belfield last night to keep the Rathdown club right in the mix for the fourth automatic IHL place for 2010/11. Both sides had their fair share of corners in an evenly matched contest, played at a decent tempo. […]

Rovers and Glens perform huge comebacks

Rovers and Glens perform huge comebacks

February 27, 2010 | 111 views | Leave a comment

Men’s Irish Senior Cup, quarter-finals: Two-nil proved a perilous lead this afternoon in the Irish Senior Cup quarter-finals as both Lisnagarvey and Corinthian built such a lead only to be miss out on a final four place at the hands of Three Rock and Glenanne respectively. They will be joined there by Monkstown and Annadale […]

Reds' challenges faces Glenanne road-block

Reds' challenges faces Glenanne road-block

February 26, 2010 | 529 views | Leave a comment

If Andrew Cronje’s Corinthian are to win a maiden Irish Senior or Leinster Senior league title, Glenanne are the foe they most need to dispose of in the wake of Pembroke’s faltering campaign. Their re-fixed league tie will be pivotal on the domestic scene but of more pressing concern is Saturday’s cup tie at St […]

Fingal and Pembroke overturn Saturday losses

Fingal and Pembroke overturn Saturday losses

February 22, 2010 | 116 views | Leave a comment

Leinster Senior Mills Cup, semi-finals: Both Pembroke and Fingal over-turned Saturday league defeats to Corinthian and Monkstown, respectively, to take their place in the Mills Cup final on St Patrick’s Day after taking the spoils at Serpentine Avenue this afternoon. For Pembroke, the result broke the hoodoo that has seen them fall at the hands […]

Reds blow title race wide open

Reds blow title race wide open

February 20, 2010 | 331 views | Leave a comment

Men’s Division One: Pembroke 1 (Justin Sherriff) Corinthian 2 (Andrew Cronje, Brian Doherty) Corinthian completed an extremely rare league double over Pembroke as they came from a goal behind to add yet another twist to a fascinating Leinster league season. The Serpentine Avenue hosts occupied the box seat at half-time at 1-0, enjoying the majority […]