Cups

Corinthian and Mossley eliminate EYHL sides in ISC drama

Corinthian and Mossley eliminate EYHL sides in ISC drama

December 4, 2016 | 1,189 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 | 563 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 | 798 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 | 1,027 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 | 1,012 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 | 777 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 | 843 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 | 1,905 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 | 685 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 | 609 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.

Rock solid strokes earn fledgling Cork side IHC crown

Rock solid strokes earn fledgling Cork side IHC crown

April 11, 2016 | 2,588 views | Leave a comment

Blackrock claimed the biggest title in their club’s fledgling history as, despite their club’s tender years, they showed greater experience in a penalty shoot-out to beat a youthful Galway in the Irish Hockey Challenge final at Belfield.

White guesses right as Bandon keep IHT in Cork

White guesses right as Bandon keep IHT in Cork

April 11, 2016 | 2,405 views | Leave a comment

Emma White’s pair of diving saves meant the women’s Irish Hockey Trophy title will stay in Cork for a third successive year with Bandon taking over the mantle after Cork C of I’s two year reign.

Morrow’s late double ends Queen’s 45-year wait

Morrow’s late double ends Queen’s 45-year wait

April 4, 2016 | 1,236 views | Leave a comment

Queen’s University claimed the women’s Irish Junior Cup for the first time since 1971 as Julie Morrow’s late double saw them get the best of Loreto 3-2 at Belfield.

C of I see off reigning champs to claim fifth IJC title

C of I see off reigning champs to claim fifth IJC title

April 3, 2016 | 1,521 views | Leave a comment

A supremely composed second half, capped by thumping goals from Richard Lynch and Bernhard Fohrmann, saw Cork C of I land the men’s Irish Junior Cup for the fifth time, seeing off reigning champions Monkstown 2-0 at Belfield.

Lewis inspires Bray to Challenge success

Lewis inspires Bray to Challenge success

March 21, 2016 | 866 views | Leave a comment

An Alan Lewis-inspired Bray to the Irish Hockey Challenge title, becoming the fourth different Leinster side to win the competition and the ninth different winner in nine years.

Kilkenny break national duck with Trophy success

Kilkenny break national duck with Trophy success

March 21, 2016 | 1,127 views | Leave a comment

Kilkenny claimed their first national trophy in their 43-year history since reforming as they bounced back from a last second corner concession to win on penalty strokes.

Town snatch late show and shoot to ISC success

Town snatch late show and shoot to ISC success

March 20, 2016 | 1,917 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown summoned a dramatic late salvo to snatch the men’s Irish Senior Cup title from under Lisnagarvey’s nose as Jonny Bruton’s goal 90 seconds from time earned them a penalty shoot-out from a dramatic and contentious decider

Elks stroke of fortune as Ards long wait continues

Elks stroke of fortune as Ards long wait continues

March 20, 2016 | 1,548 views | Leave a comment

Rebecca Davidson’s spectacular diving stop saw Ulster Elks claim back-to-back Irish Senior Cup titles, tipping Chloe Brown’s sudden death penalty stroke on to the post for a dramatic victory over Ards.

Top two lock horns as Town and Garvey ready for Irish Senior Cup classic

Top two lock horns as Town and Garvey ready for Irish Senior Cup classic

March 18, 2016 | 1,975 views | Leave a comment

The men’s Irish Senior Cup final promises to be a cracker as the two leading lights in the EY Hockey League to date face off in a decider that is set to feature a series of players vying for an Olympic berth.

Ards and Elks set for Ulster ISC final showdown; Leinster playoff picture faces conclusion

Ards and Elks set for Ulster ISC final showdown; Leinster playoff picture faces conclusion

March 18, 2016 | 2,069 views | Leave a comment

Ards and Ulster Elks contest an all-Ulster Irish Senior Cup final at Belfield on Sunday with both gunning for a rare success in the national competition; women’s Leinster playoff picture to be ironed out