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Loreto begin Euro campaign with draw

Loreto begin Euro campaign with draw

May 20, 2010 | 224 views | Leave a comment

Women’s EuroHockey Club Champion’s Trophy Loreto 2 (Nicci Daly, Nikki Symmons) Kelburne 2 Loreto began their European campaign with a draw to leave things all tied up in Group A after day one – the Beaufort’s club’s Russian and Belgian rivals playing out a 3-3 draw earlier – as Nikki Symmons penalty stroke earned her […]

Pembroke bow out to efficient Germans

Pembroke bow out to efficient Germans

April 2, 2010 | 361 views | Comments (1)

EuroHockey League KO16 Pembroke 0 Rot-Weiss Koln 3 (Philipp Zeller, Benji Wess, Christopher Zeller) When a goalkeeper receives a man-of-the-match award in a 3-0 loss, it gives a measure of a game’s flow. David Harte pulled off in excess of 15 top drawer saves but Pembroke were always on the back foot against one the […]

Maguire strikes for Leuven

Maguire strikes for Leuven

April 2, 2010 | 216 views | Leave a comment

Phelie Maguire struck in the final minute of KHC Leuven’s EHL’s KO16 tie with Beeston, rounding George Pinner to fire home, copper-fastening a 3-1 win over England’s Beeston. It was the former Three Rock man’s fourth goal of the competition as the Belgian club now await the winner of East Grinstead and Amsterdam in Sunday’s […]

Pembroke enter new EHL dimension

Pembroke enter new EHL dimension

April 2, 2010 | 293 views | Leave a comment

Craig Fulton’s Pembroke side may have swept all before them in the past two seasons, with seven titles and counting since the start of 2009, but they enter a new dimension this evening when they take on one of the EuroHockey League’s most formidable oppositions. Draws do not much tougher than the KO16 tie with […]

Rovers take Euro wooden spoon

Rovers take Euro wooden spoon

February 22, 2010 | 245 views | Leave a comment

EuroHockey Indoor Club Champion’s Challenge I: Three Rock ended their European adventure in sixth place out of six in Bologna last weekend as they struggled to convert decent positions into points earned, ending with just one point from their five games. They opened the weekend brightly, taking a 1-0 first half lead against hosts CUS […]

Carefree Rovers set for indoor promotion push

Carefree Rovers set for indoor promotion push

February 19, 2010 | 203 views | Leave a comment

With the threat of relegation no longer an issue, Three Rock Rovers will hope to push for promotion from the EuroHockey Indoor Club Champion’s Challenge I in Bologna, Italy. The last three years have seen Irish clubs maintain their place in the third tier of indoor club competition in their last fixture of the tournament […]

LHUA UDP underway: News in Brief

LHUA UDP underway: News in Brief

November 19, 2009 | 281 views | Comments (6)

* The Leinster Hockey Umpires Association launched their Umpire Academy (LHUA UDP) last week at Grange Road with nine young umpires (male and female) committed to improving their knowledge, pitch presence and umpiring capabilities. They will work in three groups, each of which has an experienced mentor who wil continue with training sessions throughout the […]

Pembroke Rotterdam-bound: News in brief

Pembroke Rotterdam-bound: News in brief

November 12, 2009 | 222 views | Comments (2)

* Pembroke will play their EuroHockey League KO16 match in Rotterdam on either Friday, April 2 or Saturday, April 3, 2010 following an announcement from the EHL this morning. The fixtures draw will be made next Thursday morning and winners from these fixtures will play in KO8 matches on either April 4 or 5. It […]

Suttonians coach; Conn promoted: News in brief

Suttonians coach; Conn promoted: News in brief

October 28, 2009 | 254 views | Comments (13)

* Suttonians, due to a large increase in the club’s ladies membership, are currently looking for an assistant coach for the ladies section for the 2009/10 season. The right candidate would need to be available for training on Tuesdays and Wednesdays and for matches on Saturdays. A suitable package and support is available. All enquires to […]

Pembroke to learn EHL fate in November

Pembroke to learn EHL fate in November

October 26, 2009 | 217 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke will find out their EHL destiny in November as the organisers have confirmed they will announce which Dutch venue will be used for the KO16 and KO8 rounds on November 12. The full draw for these matches will subsequently be announced on November 19. Pembroke will be drawn in pot two with the other […]

Maguire smashes EHL hat-trick

Maguire smashes EHL hat-trick

October 24, 2009 | 237 views | Leave a comment

Phelie Maguire once again saved his best form for the EHL as he smashed a first half hat-trick for KHC Leuven in their 7-1 win over Round 1.2 hosts Paris St Germain. Maguire – one of Three Rock Rovers’ stand-out performers against Leuven and Atletic Terrassa last year – cracked in a fine opener with […]

Pembroke vs Rotterdam – EHL extended highlights

Pembroke vs Rotterdam – EHL extended highlights

October 14, 2009 | 188 views | Leave a comment

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Glenanne vs UHC Hamburg highlights

Glenanne vs UHC Hamburg highlights

October 14, 2009 | 189 views | Comments (3)

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Pembroke vs Kelburne highlights

Pembroke vs Kelburne highlights

October 12, 2009 | 194 views | Comments (19)

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Pembroke beaten but progress in EHL

Pembroke beaten but progress in EHL

October 11, 2009 | 263 views | Comments (12)

EHL Round 1.1: Pembroke Wanderers 1 (A Sothern) HC Rotterdam (J Hertzberger 3, Paul Maas, Rob van den Horst, P Burrows) Pembroke can reflect on a successful weekend’s work in Barcelona despite of a 6-1 thrashing by Dutch masters HC Rotterdam yesterday in Barcelona as they advanced to the last 16 of the EuroHockey League. […]

Follow Pembroke vs Rotterdam online

Follow Pembroke vs Rotterdam online

October 11, 2009 | 207 views | Comments (2)

To keep up to date with Pembroke vs Rotterdam in the final Irish involvement of the EHL Round 1.1 weekend, you can watch the live footage at www.ehlhockey.tv or follow The Hook’s live match-tracker here.

Pembroke confirmed in KO16

Pembroke confirmed in KO16

October 10, 2009 | 197 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke’s place in the KO16 round of the EHL was confirmed this afternoon as Rotterdam put Kelburne to the sword in the second half of their game in Barcelona this afternoon. The Dutch led 1-0 at half-time but five second half strikes sealed a 6-0 win. It means Sunday’s fixture between Pembroke and HC Rotterdam’s […]

Glenanne bow out of maiden EHL

Glenanne bow out of maiden EHL

October 10, 2009 | 192 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne bowed out of their maiden EuroHockey League campaign in disappointing fashion as they were thumped 6-1 by Polish champions WKS Grunwald Poznan in Barcelona this afternoon. In truth, the greens were scarcely in the game as an immaculate Poznan opening sequence, coupled with a tired, nervy looking Glens’ performance meant the game was out […]

Pembroke triumph; Glens outdone

Pembroke triumph; Glens outdone

October 9, 2009 | 249 views | Comments (5)

Pembroke earned up Ireland’s first ever win in the EuroHockey League this evening in Barcelona as Alan Sothern struck four times to oust Scottish champions Kelburne 4-2. They began in scintillating fashion. Sothern scored the quickest goal in the competition’s three year history. He latched onto Mark Ralph’s mistake to fire home a reverse in […]

Eurosport to broadcast EHL: News in brief

Eurosport to broadcast EHL: News in brief

October 8, 2009 | 248 views | Comments (5)

* Eurosport 2 will broadcast a number of this weekend’s EHL ties including Glenanne’s vital fixture with Grunwald Poznan on Saturday at 11.30am and Pembroke’s match with Rotterdam on Sunday at 1.30pm. A highlights package will be shown on Tuesday night. All the game from this weekend will be streamed live on www.ehlhockey.tv. * The […]