Cups

Smart Boyce corner earns Avoca LHA Shield

Smart Boyce corner earns Avoca LHA Shield

March 18, 2016 | 1,718 views | Leave a comment

Rachel Boyce’s penalty corner goal ultimately saw Avoca claim the LHA Shield with a narrow 2-1 win over Glenanne on St Patrick’s Day to complete a memorable day of action at Grange Road.

Impressive Railway shine in Junior Jacqui Potter final

Impressive Railway shine in Junior Jacqui Potter final

March 18, 2016 | 2,391 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union’s supremely talented Under-16 side took down the Junior Jacqui Potter Cup title in some style thanks to a 3-0 win over over Muckross writes Jack McCann

Naas confidently claim Junior Jacqui Potter plate

Naas confidently claim Junior Jacqui Potter plate

March 18, 2016 | 1,425 views | Leave a comment

Naas claimed the first trophy of St Patrick’s Day with a composed 3-1 win over Hermes to win the Junior Jacqui Potter Plate, writes Jack McCann

McGirr shoots gritty Loreto to Jacqui Potter Cup glory

McGirr shoots gritty Loreto to Jacqui Potter Cup glory

March 17, 2016 | 2,262 views | Leave a comment

Jessica McGirr’s single strike, allied to a huge defensive effort, saw Loreto win the Jacqui Potter Cup title for the first time since 2004 as they got the better of national league side Railway Union.

Pembroke too strong for Corinthian in Mills final

Pembroke too strong for Corinthian in Mills final

March 17, 2016 | 2,215 views | Leave a comment

The difference in level between the EY Hockey League and the top of Leinster Division One was ruthlessly exposed as Pembroke eased to the Mills Cup title with a comfortable 4-1 win over Corinthian at Grange Road.

Loreto looking to prove point against Railway

Loreto looking to prove point against Railway

March 16, 2016 | 1,616 views | Leave a comment

Recently crowned Leinster champions Loreto are hoping to make a further statement that they belong at the top table of Irish hockey when they meet Railway Union in the final of the Jacqui Potter Cup on St Patrick’s Day at Grange Road. (2.15pm)

Dagg’s Corinthian side happy in underdog role

Dagg’s Corinthian side happy in underdog role

March 16, 2016 | 2,034 views | Leave a comment

Despite being reigning champions, Corinthian coach Trevor Dagg is not naïve enough to think of his reds’ team as anything other than underdogs when they meet Pembroke in the Mills Cup final at Grange Road on St Patrick’s Day (12.15pm).

Brown inspires Ards’ smash and grab win; Elks see off UCD to win final return

Brown inspires Ards’ smash and grab win; Elks see off UCD to win final return

February 28, 2016 | 825 views | Leave a comment

Chloe Brown inspired Ards to the shock of the women’s Irish Senior Cup as they set up an all-Ulster final on March 20, getting the better of Hermes on penalty strokes in Booterstown, earning a place in the decider against reigning champions Ulster Elks.

Garvey come back from the dead to deny Rovers; Town ease past Glens

Garvey come back from the dead to deny Rovers; Town ease past Glens

February 28, 2016 | 698 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey produced a comeback for the ages to earn their place in the Irish Senior Cup final for the first time in a decacde, setting up a showdown with Monkstown on March 20.

Unpredictable men’s Senior Cup pits favourites against challengers in final four

Unpredictable men’s Senior Cup pits favourites against challengers in final four

February 26, 2016 | 759 views | Leave a comment

With seven different winners in as many years, the men’s Irish Senior Cup remains the most unpredictable cup on the club calendar and while there are clear favourites in both of tomorrow’s semi-finals, the ability to shock is never far away.

Hermes refocus on winning Irish Senior Cup for first time in a decade

Hermes refocus on winning Irish Senior Cup for first time in a decade

February 26, 2016 | 419 views | Leave a comment

Hermes drive for a perfect season may have came to an end last Sunday but coach Rudi Wortmann’s charges are still very much gunning for the two biggest pieces of silverware left on the agenda.

Loreto and Genesis’s history intertwined

Loreto and Genesis’s history intertwined

February 19, 2016 | 886 views | Leave a comment

If results go their way, Loreto could complete phase one of their league season with a ticket to the end of season EY Hockey League playoffs in their back pocket.

McKenna fires Corinthian to Mills Cup final return

McKenna fires Corinthian to Mills Cup final return

February 17, 2016 | 1,044 views | Leave a comment

Reigning champions Corinthian will play Pembroke in the Mills Cup final following their respective wins over YMCA and Three Rock Rovers this week, setting up a showdown on St Patrick’s Day at Grange Road; Leinster league round-up

Boucher’s treble ends YM’s cup surprise hopes

Boucher’s treble ends YM’s cup surprise hopes

January 31, 2016 | 1,697 views | Leave a comment

YMCA led three times against Glenanne but ultimately succumbed to a Shannon Boucher second half hat trick as the Tallaght side secured a 5-3 result at Wesley, seeing them through along with Lisnagarvey, Three Rock and Monkstown.

Elks and Ards’ stroke of fortune; UCD and Hermes also through to final four

Elks and Ards’ stroke of fortune; UCD and Hermes also through to final four

January 31, 2016 | 1,023 views | Leave a comment

Penalty strokes were required for both Ulster Elks and Ards as they advanced to the semi-final of the Irish Senior Cup at the expense of Pegasus and Railway Union on Saturday afternoon, joining Hermes and UCD in the final four.

Loreto looking biggest scalp yet to EYHL victims

Loreto looking biggest scalp yet to EYHL victims

January 29, 2016 | 1,300 views | Leave a comment

Loreto will look to make it three from three against higher division opposition in the women’s Irish Senior Cup on Saturday when they make the short trip to Belfield to meet UCD in the quarter-finals; women’s weekend preview

Railway seek second Ulster scalp as Irish Senior Cup raises curtain on 2016

Railway seek second Ulster scalp as Irish Senior Cup raises curtain on 2016

January 29, 2016 | 1,235 views | Leave a comment

National level outdoor fixtures return after the winter break with a bang as the Irish Senior Cup quarter-finals take place while the quest to get into the EYHL playoffs begins its second phase in Leinster.

Reds defeat Town in Mills Cup once again

Reds defeat Town in Mills Cup once again

January 26, 2016 | 806 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian beat Monkstown for the second successive season in the Leinster senior Mills Cup to keep alive their hopes of retaining the title.

Genesis bring back memories of early 1980s

Genesis bring back memories of early 1980s

January 17, 2016 | 1,373 views | Leave a comment

Genesis moved one step away from their first Leinster Senior Cup final since 1983 with a big 7-0 win over Rathgar at St Raphaela’s as they ran up a surprisingly comfortable win.

Opportunity knocks for Genesis and Rathgar

Opportunity knocks for Genesis and Rathgar

January 15, 2016 | 836 views | Leave a comment

The Jacqui Potter Cup quarter-final draw has produced a series of well-matched ties with clubs with well-established pedigree meeting while Genesis and Rathgar are seeking a rare place in the final four.