Cups

UCD and Corinthian earn rare ISC semi-final spots

UCD and Corinthian earn rare ISC semi-final spots

January 22, 2017 | 1,061 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 | 975 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 | 874 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 | 711 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 | 824 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 | 954 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 | 1,128 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 | 1,205 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 | 636 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 | 850 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 | 1,268 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 | 655 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 | 870 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 | 1,845 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 | 1,109 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 | 883 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 | 930 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 | 3,538 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

Elks bid to record first ISC three in a row since 1950

Elks bid to record first ISC three in a row since 1950

October 14, 2016 | 788 views | Leave a comment

Ulster Elks begin their bid for three Irish Senior Cup titles in succession but there are precious few of the panel around who played a role in the previous two ground-breaking successes.

Elks start title defence with tough Railway task

Elks start title defence with tough Railway task

September 26, 2016 | 714 views | Leave a comment

The Irish Senior Cup first round draws have produced a high volume of battles between provincial league sides looking to take down EY Hockey League opposition.