Cups

Top four advance in ISC; Corinthian back on top in Div One

Top four advance in ISC; Corinthian back on top in Div One

January 14, 2018 | 746 views | Leave a comment

The top four in the men’s EY Hockey League all advanced in the Irish Senior Cup though, for a second week running, Pembroke put their fans through the ringer against mid-table Ulster Premier opposition.

Railway II eliminate EYHL opposition in Jacqui Potter Cup

Railway II eliminate EYHL opposition in Jacqui Potter Cup

January 14, 2018 | 801 views | Leave a comment

The Jacqui Potter Cup continued to see lower tier opposition eliminating higher rated sides in the league register with Railway Union II picking off the marquee victory, knocking out EYHL side Pembroke.

Saturday round-up – January 13

Saturday round-up – January 13

January 13, 2018 | 839 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke became the first Irish Senior Cup semi-finalist while TRR, Glenanne and Lisnagarvey also advanced; check out those results and all the IHT and Jacqui Potter Cup scores in the round-up

ISC quarter-final line-up finally taking shape

ISC quarter-final line-up finally taking shape

January 13, 2018 | 589 views | Leave a comment

After a couple of aborted attempts, the Irish Senior Cup quarter-finalists will hopefully be finalised with three second round matches on the agenda while Mossley and Pembroke will bid to be the first into the semis.

UCC and Insta face crucial Munster decider

UCC and Insta face crucial Munster decider

January 13, 2018 | 233 views | Leave a comment

While there are plenty of miles still to travel, UCC’s away day at Catholic Institute looks a potential decider for the students in women’s Munster Division One when they meet at 1pm at Rosbrien on Saturday.

Indoor interest ramps up around Ireland; Div 2 sides outdo Div 1 rivals in Jacqui Potter Cup

Indoor interest ramps up around Ireland; Div 2 sides outdo Div 1 rivals in Jacqui Potter Cup

January 7, 2018 | 650 views | Leave a comment

While outdoor fixtures took a partial hit over the weekend, the indoor side of the game seems to be gathering momentum around the country with a series of new initiatives.

Pembroke and Mossley win through dramatic ISC ties

Pembroke and Mossley win through dramatic ISC ties

January 7, 2018 | 567 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke and Mossley advanced to an Irish Senior Cup quarter-final date next Saturday with dramatic wins in the two refxied ties to beat the frost in Ulster.

Senior Cup refixes centre stage as New Year rolls into action

Senior Cup refixes centre stage as New Year rolls into action

January 4, 2018 | 729 views | Leave a comment

Club hockey on a national level eases back into action on Saturday for the new year with a trio of refixed Irish Senior Cup ties at Ulster venues taking centre-stage while the Leinster focus is indoors and on the Jacqui Potter Cup.

Burgess and McComb ease Bangor to Linden victory

Burgess and McComb ease Bangor to Linden victory

January 1, 2018 | 213 views | Leave a comment

Bangor lifted the Linden Cup for the second time in three years on Monday, two goals apiece from Ryan Burgess and Michael McComb helping them ease to an emphatic 5-0 win over Raphoe in the final at Deramore Park

Quins and C of I win Munster Under-21 championships

Quins and C of I win Munster Under-21 championships

January 1, 2018 | 565 views | Leave a comment

Ingrid Burns’ hat trick propelled Cork Harlequins to the annual Southern Fried Munster Under-21 championship title as they beat city rivals C of I 4-2 at Garryduff on Saturday.

Favourites Bangor have to shuffle deck for Linden final

Favourites Bangor have to shuffle deck for Linden final

December 30, 2017 | 340 views | Leave a comment

On New Year’s Day, Bangor will carry the burden of favouritism going into their Linden Cup clash with Raphoe, having beaten the Donegal side 3-0 in the Ulster Premier League only last weekend.

Garvey withstand grandstand Ballymena finish to win first ever Ulster Senior Cup crown

Garvey withstand grandstand Ballymena finish to win first ever Ulster Senior Cup crown

December 30, 2017 | 796 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey lifted the Senior Cup for the first time with a hard fought 3-2 win over Ballymena in a thrilling final at Mossley on Saturday

UCC win Peard Cup for second time at sodden Garryduff

UCC win Peard Cup for second time at sodden Garryduff

December 27, 2017 | 335 views | Leave a comment

UCC eventually pulled clear of Cork C of I B to land their second Peard Cup title in three seasons as Glenn Healy’s 56th minute deflection finally put them out of range.

Queen’s end 84-year wait for Ulster Shield glory

Queen’s end 84-year wait for Ulster Shield glory

December 27, 2017 | 316 views | Leave a comment

The long wait is finally over for Queen’s University, who defeated the holders Lurgan 2-1 in a thrilling Denman Ulster Shield final at Stormont on St Stephen’s Day to lift the trophy for the first time since 1933.

O’Brien stars to end Three Rock’s decade wait for Neville Cup

O’Brien stars to end Three Rock’s decade wait for Neville Cup

December 26, 2017 | 911 views | Leave a comment

Shane O’Brien emerged as the star performer as Three Rock Rovers snatched the Neville Cup title from under Pembroke’s noses at Serpentine Avenue.

Pembroke and Rovers make rare bid for Neville Cup glory

Pembroke and Rovers make rare bid for Neville Cup glory

December 24, 2017 | 837 views | Leave a comment

Despite being two of Leinster hockey’s most decorated clubs, Pembroke and Three Rock Rovers serve up a strangely novel Neville Cup final line-up on St Stephen’s Day when they meet at Serpentine Avenue (2pm).

Belfast Quins avoid banana skin to finally take up second round spot

Belfast Quins avoid banana skin to finally take up second round spot

November 26, 2017 | 429 views | Leave a comment

Belfast Harlequins finally took their place in the second round of the women’s Irish Senior Cup as Irish international Zoe Wilson scored as they came from behind against Queens in the Belfast derby

YM’s revenge served cold as frost puts paid to guts of ISC ties; Pembroke and TRR shine in EYHL

YM’s revenge served cold as frost puts paid to guts of ISC ties; Pembroke and TRR shine in EYHL

November 26, 2017 | 653 views | Leave a comment

YMCA got a revenge served cold over Annadale on a frosty weekend in the Irish Senior Cup with just three of the eight ties on the agenda going ahead across the island.

Saturday round-up – November 25

Saturday round-up – November 25

November 26, 2017 | 609 views | Leave a comment

Just half of the Irish Senior Cup ties went ahead as frost bit hard on the second round; YMCA produced result of the day, beating Annadale in a shoot-out

YM look to take down Dale in repeat of key EYHL promotion battle

YM look to take down Dale in repeat of key EYHL promotion battle

November 24, 2017 | 625 views | Leave a comment

YMCA will have a glint in their eye when they try and take down Annadale, the side that was instrumental in blocking their path to the EYHL, in the second round of the Irish Senior Cup.