Cups

Catholic Institute, North Down and Belvedere win Saturday’s Irish cups

Catholic Institute, North Down and Belvedere win Saturday’s Irish cups

March 26, 2017 | 638 views | Leave a comment

Catholic Institute, North Down and Belvedere won the national titles up for grabs on Saturday at Belfield, seeing off Bray, South Antrim and Wexford in their finals; pictures and round-up from the day

Double delight for Trinity on St Patrick’s Day

Double delight for Trinity on St Patrick’s Day

March 20, 2017 | 669 views | Leave a comment

Trinity completed the league and Jaqui Potter Shield double on St Patrick’s Day as Ailish Long’s extra time winner against her former club saw them prevail on a rotten day at Grange Road.

Burns’ drag-flick lands reds Benny Atkinson Cup

Burns’ drag-flick lands reds Benny Atkinson Cup

March 20, 2017 | 842 views | Leave a comment

Hugo Burns first half drag-flick proved the difference between near neighbours Corinthian and Three Rock Rovers as the reds landed the Benny Atkinson Cup title at Grange Road on St Patrick’s Day.

McCready grabs late winner as Pembroke bask in Plate glory

McCready grabs late winner as Pembroke bask in Plate glory

March 19, 2017 | 806 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke claimed the Junior Jacqui Potter Plate as Martha McCready grabbed a late winner on St Patrick’s Day at Grange Road to deny Loreto; final report from Zack Waters

Keogh and Micklem shoot Glenanne into Mills Cup heaven

Keogh and Micklem shoot Glenanne into Mills Cup heaven

March 17, 2017 | 1,487 views | Leave a comment

David Keogh and Leo Micklem were the toast of Glenanne as the duo combined to hand the Tallaght club their first Mills Cup title in nine years, beating a much-decorated Monkstown side in a pumped up tie.

Mulcahy strikes twice to power Muckross victory

Mulcahy strikes twice to power Muckross victory

March 17, 2017 | 1,171 views | Leave a comment

Lisa Mulcahy’s pair of goals saw Muckross claim their first ever Junior Jacqui Potter Cup title, swapping places with Railway Union from last year’s final at Grange Road.

Six St Patrick’s Day Leinster titles on the line

Six St Patrick’s Day Leinster titles on the line

March 16, 2017 | 897 views | Leave a comment

Six St Patrick’s Day titles are up for grabs at Grange Road at the annual festival of Leinster hockey; Glenanne play Monkstown in the Mills final while Railway face UCD in the Jacqui Potter Cup final

Reds and Trinity set up St Patrick’s date; Railway and Pembroke into IJC decider

Reds and Trinity set up St Patrick’s date; Railway and Pembroke into IJC decider

February 27, 2017 | 3,442 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian and Trinity prevailed from their respective Jacqui Potter Shield semi-finals on a weekend packed with incident across a series of cups as well as the Leinster women’s Division One.

Big guns end ISC fairytale hopes of Corinthian and UCD

Big guns end ISC fairytale hopes of Corinthian and UCD

February 19, 2017 | 739 views | Leave a comment

There proved to be no fairytale Irish Senior Cup finalist as both Corinthian and UCD bowed out at the semi-final stage to Banbridge and Monkstown, the champions of the past two years.

Maguire in seventh heaven in Town strokes win

Maguire in seventh heaven in Town strokes win

February 13, 2017 | 1,024 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown completed the men’s Irish Senior Cup semi-final line-up, eventually prevailing on strokes against Instonians, putting down a spirited comeback from the Belfast side.

Quins go the distance for first ISC final since 2003

Quins go the distance for first ISC final since 2003

February 13, 2017 | 745 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins will contest their first women’s Irish Senior Cup final in 14 years as they tested their nerves for a second successive round before seeing off Pegasus; UCD eased by Pembroke 7-0

National Cups and Provincial Leagues take center stage this weekend

National Cups and Provincial Leagues take center stage this weekend

January 27, 2017 | 6,928 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 | 891 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 | 1,191 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 | 1,102 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 | 989 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 | 883 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 | 944 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 | 1,062 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 | 1,256 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.