Cups

Loreto looking for second EYHL scalp in women’s Irish Senior Cup

Loreto looking for second EYHL scalp in women’s Irish Senior Cup

November 27, 2015 | 1,457 views | Leave a comment

Loreto will look to eliminate a second EYHL side when they host UCC at Beaufort in what could potentially be a playoff game later this season, let alone one of the ties of the second round of the women’s Irish Senior Cup.

YM and Dale to test gap between EYHL and Leinster league in Senior Cup

YM and Dale to test gap between EYHL and Leinster league in Senior Cup

November 27, 2015 | 1,325 views | Leave a comment

The difference between the top of the Leinster league and the bottom end of the EY Hockey League will be put into sharp relief on Saturday when YMCA make the trip up to Annadale in round two of the Irish Senior Cup.

Reds make significant move to top half status

Reds make significant move to top half status

November 19, 2015 | 2,236 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian took a significant step toward confirming their place in the top half of men’s Leinster Division One in midweek when they got the better of YMCA 3-1 on Tuesday evening.

National league sides see off provincial opposition

National league sides see off provincial opposition

November 1, 2015 | 1,736 views | Leave a comment

All eight EY Hockey League sides saw off provincial league opposition to advance to the second round of the men’s Irish Senior Cup on a day of over 90 goals across 13 matches in the world’s oldest club competition.

Loreto produce top ISC performance on high scoring day

Loreto produce top ISC performance on high scoring day

November 1, 2015 | 1,809 views | Leave a comment

Loreto produced performance of the round to beat Pembroke 3-0 in the Irish Senior Cup, making them the only provincial side to eliminate national league opposition on a day of big scores.

Pembroke and Loreto reprise 2014/15 rivalries

Pembroke and Loreto reprise 2014/15 rivalries

October 30, 2015 | 1,449 views | Leave a comment

Given the fine margins between Pembroke and Loreto last season in the race to qualify for the EYHL, their meeting in the Irish Senior Cup first round is the most hotly anticipated battle on Saturday.

Senior Cup provides stage for clubs to show off; Town and Pembroke line up EYHL thriller

Senior Cup provides stage for clubs to show off; Town and Pembroke line up EYHL thriller

October 30, 2015 | 1,417 views | Leave a comment

In the week when Olympic qualification was assured after a 108-year wait, Hockey Ireland will hope the sport can capitalise on the marquee acheivement with an upsurge in interest in the sport. For the clubs, the first chance to provide a showcase for the game is Saturday’s opening round of the Irish Senior Cup

Irish Senior Cup and Trophy draws announced

Irish Senior Cup and Trophy draws announced

October 7, 2015 | 1,630 views | Leave a comment

The draws for the men’s and women’s Irish Senior Cups were made today with enlarged fields with Clontarf, Weston and Dublin University returning to the men’s competition.

Borland’s Bulls hold nerve to break Bandon hearts

Borland’s Bulls hold nerve to break Bandon hearts

April 26, 2015 | 1,177 views | Leave a comment

Clontarf claimed their first national title on Saturday as they landed the Irish Hockey Trophy title in hugely contentious circumstances ahead of Bandon at Belfield.

C of I go back to back in women’s Trophy; Lambert hands Wexford Challenge crown

C of I go back to back in women’s Trophy; Lambert hands Wexford Challenge crown

April 26, 2015 | 476 views | Leave a comment

For long phases, there was little to choose between Cork C of I and Galway but a breathtaking 15 minute spell saw C of I transform 1-1 into 5-1 and ultimately the retention of the women’s Irish Hockey Trophy title.

Town hit Rovers for six to win back men’s IJC

Town hit Rovers for six to win back men’s IJC

April 26, 2015 | 852 views | Leave a comment

A four-goal second half salvo saw Monkstown II retain the men’s Irish Junior Cup as they shook of the attentions of Three Rock Rovers II 6-2 in the last final of the weekend.

Pembroke II complete double as Bandon downed

Pembroke II complete double as Bandon downed

April 25, 2015 | 825 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke came from a goal down to win the club’s ninth Irish Junior Cup crown as they got the better of Bandon at Belfield.

Trinity treble as students too good for Armagh

Trinity treble as students too good for Armagh

April 25, 2015 | 775 views | Leave a comment

Dublin University completed their seasonal treble with a minimum of fuss, showing too much ability for Armagh as they added the men’s Irish Hockey Challenge to the Division 3 and Railway Cups they already won this season.

Six national finals down for decision at Belfield

Six national finals down for decision at Belfield

April 23, 2015 | 800 views | Leave a comment

Six national finals provide the grand finale to the Irish hockey club season with the Irish Junior, Trophy and Challenge finals all playing out at Belfield over the weekend.

Town, Rovers, Pembroke and Bandon into IJC finals

Town, Rovers, Pembroke and Bandon into IJC finals

April 18, 2015 | 1,039 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown II will meet Three Rock Rovers II in the men’s Irish Junior Cup final next weekend as they both struck three times in the second half of their ties against Lisnagarvey and Annadale, respectively. Pembroke will meet Bandon in the women’s decider

The Wright stuff for Bann as 29 year wait for Irish Senior Cup title ends

The Wright stuff for Bann as 29 year wait for Irish Senior Cup title ends

March 29, 2015 | 1,070 views | Leave a comment

Jamie Wright struck two minutes into silver goal extra time to end Banbridge’s 29 year wait for the Irish Senior Cup title at Belfield, thrashing home from mid-circle for a famous 2-1 win.

The only way is Elks as Ulster side undo Hermes for maiden Irish Senior Cup crown

The only way is Elks as Ulster side undo Hermes for maiden Irish Senior Cup crown

March 29, 2015 | 1,238 views | Comments (1)

Aine Curran’s delightful 30th minute goal propelled the Ulster Elks to a maiden women’s Irish Senior Cup title at Belfield, ending Hermes’ hopes of an incredible quadruple this term.

Banbridge and Cork C of I both reach ISC final for first time in the 21st century

Banbridge and Cork C of I both reach ISC final for first time in the 21st century

March 28, 2015 | 999 views | Leave a comment

Cork C of I reached the final for the first time since 1999 as they scored a perfect five from five penalties to win a shoot-out with Railway Union; Banbridge proved too good for Pembroke as they ran out 4-0 winners in the second semi-final

Race for sixth different men’s ISC winner in six seasons on at Belfield

Race for sixth different men’s ISC winner in six seasons on at Belfield

March 27, 2015 | 1,073 views | Comments (4)

A sixth different men’s Irish Senior Cup champions in six years will be declared on Sunday as Railway Union, Cork C of I, Banbridge and Pembroke lock horns in the final four at Belfield; Fingal and Clontarf battle for IHT final spot; four LHA finals up for grabs

Naughton’s early strike lands Hermes a Leinster double

Naughton’s early strike lands Hermes a Leinster double

March 18, 2015 | 824 views | Leave a comment

Aisling Naughton’s third minute goal saw Hermes claim the second leg of a potential quadruple as they won their ninth Jacqui Potter Cup title at Grange Road.