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National Cups and Provincial Leagues take center stage this weekend

National Cups and Provincial Leagues take center stage this weekend

January 27, 2017 | 2,164 views | Leave a comment

The EY Irish Hockey League takes a back seat this weekend again as the National Cup competitions and the provincial leagues take center stage. On the women’s side the Irish Senior Cup takes center stage with the Semi-Final spots up for grabs. The tie of the round without doubt is the Dublin derby in Belfield […]

Big guns advance to semi-finals of Jacqui Potter Cup

Big guns advance to semi-finals of Jacqui Potter Cup

January 23, 2017 | 622 views | Leave a comment

Three big guns advanced to the semi-finals of the Jacqui Potter Cup as Hermes-Monkstown, UCD and Railway Union advanced on Saturday.

UCD and Corinthian earn rare ISC semi-final spots

UCD and Corinthian earn rare ISC semi-final spots

January 22, 2017 | 948 views | Leave a comment

UCD’s narrow escape against Cookstown suggests the gap between the provincial divisions and the bottom end of the national EY Hockey League to be wafer-thin.

Cookstown on revenge mission against UCD

Cookstown on revenge mission against UCD

January 20, 2017 | 842 views | Leave a comment

Cookstown will have revenge on their mind as they meet UCD, the side that relegated them from the EYHL, in the Irish Senior Cup quarter-finals; Corinthian are another regional side eyeing a national semi-final

Alex oust EYHL opposition in Jacqui Potter Cup; Railway top indoor standings

Alex oust EYHL opposition in Jacqui Potter Cup; Railway top indoor standings

January 16, 2017 | 764 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex downed EY Hockey League side Pembroke to reach the last eight of the Jacqui Potter Cup as they prevailed in a shoot-out, setting up a date with Hermes-Monkstown; on the indoor circuit, Railway Union took pole position from the group stages

Twenty-five teams to contest Junior Jacqui Potter Cup

Twenty-five teams to contest Junior Jacqui Potter Cup

January 13, 2017 | 577 views | Leave a comment

The Junior Jacqui Potter Cup first round gets under on Sunday with 25 clubs beginning their bid for the biggest prize in the club schoolgirl game.

Trinity extend unbeaten run; Railway in pole position in Leinster indoor league

Trinity extend unbeaten run; Railway in pole position in Leinster indoor league

January 9, 2017 | 691 views | Leave a comment

Trinity extended their unbeaten run in Leinster league and cup competition beyond a year as they won 4-2 against Our Lady’s on Saturday in the only all-Leinster Division One tie in the Jacqui Potter Cup.

Jacqui Potter Cup raises curtain on the New Year

Jacqui Potter Cup raises curtain on the New Year

January 6, 2017 | 820 views | Leave a comment

While the women’s EY Hockey League not getting back to full action until February, the Jacqui Potter Cup takes centre stage to open the New Year of hockey with eight first round ties.

Hyland provides crucial strike as Town land Neville Cup

Hyland provides crucial strike as Town land Neville Cup

December 27, 2016 | 979 views | Leave a comment

Teenager Sam Hyland provided the crucial strike for Monkstown as they claimed the St Stephen’s Day Neville Cup laurels, defeating Pembroke 4-3 at Serpentine Avenue.

Clash of Styles and Caren in Neville Cup final

Clash of Styles and Caren in Neville Cup final

December 24, 2016 | 1,085 views | Leave a comment

Twelve months to the day since working together with Monkstown to try and plot a Neville Cup success, Jonny Caren and Michael Styles are now working out how they can take down their rival coach in the annual St Stephen’s Day battle at Serpentine Avenue.

Corinthian to face Mossley while UCD host Hermes-Monkstown

Corinthian to face Mossley while UCD host Hermes-Monkstown

December 5, 2016 | 522 views | Leave a comment

The two big winners from the second round of the men’s Irish Senior Cup will meet each other with Corinthian facing Mossley in the quarter-finals in January, meaning a non-EYHL side is guaranteed of a place in the semi-finals.

UCD’s Russell the Railway nemesis once again

UCD’s Russell the Railway nemesis once again

December 4, 2016 | 754 views | Leave a comment

Emma Russell once again was Railway Union’s tormentor as she scored late on for UCD to see them grab a 2-1 win at Park Avenue in the tie of the round in the Irish Senior Cup on Saturday.

Corinthian and Mossley eliminate EYHL sides in ISC drama

Corinthian and Mossley eliminate EYHL sides in ISC drama

December 4, 2016 | 1,182 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian and Mossley showed there is plenty of life in the provincial leagues as they eliminated Glenanne and Railway Union in the second round of the men’s Irish Senior Cup.

Trio of Dublin derbies light up women’s Senior Cup

Trio of Dublin derbies light up women’s Senior Cup

December 2, 2016 | 554 views | Leave a comment

A trio of Dublin derbies look set to light up the second round of the Irish Senior Cup with key battles between Railway and UCD, Loreto versus Trinity and Pembroke and Glenanne.

Big guns meet in repeat of men’s Senior Cup final

Big guns meet in repeat of men’s Senior Cup final

December 2, 2016 | 791 views | Leave a comment

A couple of big guns are set to fall in round two of the men’s Irish Senior Cup as four of the EY Hockey League top five meet in Ulster this Saturday in a couple of mouth-watering ties.

Ritchie magic earns YM dramatic win over Tarf

Ritchie magic earns YM dramatic win over Tarf

November 16, 2016 | 917 views | Leave a comment

Thom Ritchie’s brilliant last minute finish saw YMCA grab a dramatic 3-2 win over Clontarf in the tie of the round in week six of the men’s Leinster Division One.

Garvey edge by Pembroke once again; round two set for classic showdowns

Garvey edge by Pembroke once again; round two set for classic showdowns

October 23, 2016 | 1,005 views | Leave a comment

The second round draw for the Irish Senior Cup threw up some classic ties with Lisnagarvey meeting Monkstown on the men’s side while Railway face UCD in the women’s competition

Big guns Garvey and Pembroke show down once more

Big guns Garvey and Pembroke show down once more

October 21, 2016 | 766 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke and Lisnagarvey meet for the second time in three weeks at Serpentine Avenue as one of the major contenders for the men’s Irish Senior Cup will fall at the first round stage on Saturday.

Elks reign ends as ISC sees big scorelines

Elks reign ends as ISC sees big scorelines

October 15, 2016 | 837 views | Leave a comment

The big guns emerged unscathed and with few war wounds from round one of the women’s Irish Senior Cup with big scores the order of the day.

Saturday round-up – October 15

Saturday round-up – October 15

October 15, 2016 | 1,790 views | Leave a comment

The women’s Irish Senior Cup went pretty much to ranking with all the EYHL sides making it through unscathed bar Ulster Elks; Lisnagarvey’s 21-game winning run in the EYHL was ended as they drew with TRR