Men’s IHL

Bann and Monkstown meet for fifth successive playoff year in a row; Rovers meet Garvey in men’s EYHL finale

Bann and Monkstown meet for fifth successive playoff year in a row; Rovers meet Garvey in men’s EYHL finale

April 28, 2017 | 1,069 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge’s treble pursuit sees them take on Monkstown in the national playoffs for a fifth successive season; Lisnagarvey play Three Rock on the other side of the draw with UCD play Cookstown in their playoff

Caruth inspires Annadale to return to men’s EYHL

Caruth inspires Annadale to return to men’s EYHL

April 23, 2017 | 1,539 views | Leave a comment

A Peter Caruth-inspired Annadale will return to the men’s EY Hockey League for the 2017/18 as they swept to a 3-1 win over Cookstown in the EY Provincial Playoffs final at Grange Road.

Banbridge produce the goods to stay clear and land men’s EY title in frantic goal difference battle

Banbridge produce the goods to stay clear and land men’s EY title in frantic goal difference battle

April 23, 2017 | 992 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge claimed the second EY Hockey League laurels as they held off a rampant Three Rock Rovers with a big win over Railway Union to land the title on goal difference on a dramatic final day of the regular season.

Dagg and Caruth question the EYHL playoff process

Dagg and Caruth question the EYHL playoff process

April 21, 2017 | 2,182 views | Leave a comment

Both Corinthian coach Trevor Dagg and Annadale’s player-coach Peter Caruth have both expressed their frustration at the format of the EY provincial playoff process that leads to a potential place in the national league.

Bann and Rovers’ final day battle for men’s EYHL title

Bann and Rovers’ final day battle for men’s EYHL title

April 21, 2017 | 1,294 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge and Three Rock Rovers will be checking the smart-phones at regular intervals on Saturday from 3pm for good news as they enter the final day of the season level on 42 points.

Robson strike pivotal as Annadale edge out YMCA

Robson strike pivotal as Annadale edge out YMCA

April 9, 2017 | 1,749 views | Leave a comment

Annadale completed a perfect four wins from four to earn the ticket from the first round of the EY Provincial Playoffs to compete for a return to the EY Hockey League in a fortnight’s time.

Bann and Three Rock end week 17 level at top of EYHL

Bann and Three Rock end week 17 level at top of EYHL

April 9, 2017 | 1,435 views | Leave a comment

The men’s EY Hockey League will go down to the last day as Banbridge and Three Rock Rovers ended the weekend level on 42 points after 17 rounds of matches; here’s a round-up of the weekend’s action

Banbridge and Three Rock the last two standing in men’s EYHL race

Banbridge and Three Rock the last two standing in men’s EYHL race

April 7, 2017 | 1,069 views | Leave a comment

Following Banbridge’s big win on Wednesday evening against Lisnagarvey, they have the potential to take back the lead – and potentially win outright – in the men’s EY Hockey League.

Bann in the men’s EYHL driving seat with Garvey win

Bann in the men’s EYHL driving seat with Garvey win

April 6, 2017 | 922 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge produced what could well be the crucial victory on Wednesday night in the race to the men’s EY Hockey League as they kept the title within their own hands.

Rovers move four points clear as Glens ease playoff worries

Rovers move four points clear as Glens ease playoff worries

April 2, 2017 | 928 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers beat Railway Union 6-2 to move four points clear at the top of the men’s EYHL; Glenanne strengthened their place in the league with a 5-1 win over UCD; C of I strike late against Inst

Rovers’ double wins see them top of men’s EYHL

Rovers’ double wins see them top of men’s EYHL

March 26, 2017 | 1,307 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers moved top of the men’s EY Hockey League with back-to-back wins over the weekend; Banbridge in range with a game in hand; Monkstown return to top four while Inst look set for drop

Bann and C of I renew rivalries as men’s EYHL returns

Bann and C of I renew rivalries as men’s EYHL returns

March 24, 2017 | 904 views | Leave a comment

The men’s EY Hockey League enters its final phase after a three-week international break with the regular season title – and a place in Europe – still very much in the mix.

Carson’s late strike ends Town’s wait for win

Carson’s late strike ends Town’s wait for win

March 5, 2017 | 955 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown ended their four-game losing streak in the men’s EY Hockey League as Davy Carson grabbed a fourth quarter winner at Park Avenue.

Monkstown look to bring cup form to Railway EY league tie

Monkstown look to bring cup form to Railway EY league tie

March 3, 2017 | 3,748 views | Leave a comment

With the Irish squad in camp this weekend, the men’s EY Hockey League is reduced to one back fixture with Railway Union hosting Monkstown at Park Avenue on Saturday.

Leading trio pull away from chasers; UCD and Glenanne land big wins in relegation battle

Leading trio pull away from chasers; UCD and Glenanne land big wins in relegation battle

February 26, 2017 | 1,107 views | Leave a comment

The leading trio in the men’s EY Hockey League – Banbridge, Three Rock Rovers and Lisnagarvey – put daylight between themselves and the chasers while UCD and Glenanne were the big winners at the bottom

Top five chasers hope to keep pace with leaders Bann; bottom four face key relegation six-pointers

Top five chasers hope to keep pace with leaders Bann; bottom four face key relegation six-pointers

February 24, 2017 | 1,055 views | Leave a comment

Crucial games abound in the men’s EY Hockey League with the sides in the top six all meeting each other while the bottom four also show down on week 14 of the elite competition.

Five-star Bann sweep into two-point EYHL lead; Railway and Inst win in relegation scrap

Five-star Bann sweep into two-point EYHL lead; Railway and Inst win in relegation scrap

February 19, 2017 | 859 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge made a major statement of intent as they thumped long time rivals Monkstown 5-1 at the Merrion Fleet Arena; TRR moved second while Railway stunned C of I; Inst recorded a maiden win; Pembroke also won

EY title race set for major twists; Corinthian and UCD bid for a chance at a maiden ISC title

EY title race set for major twists; Corinthian and UCD bid for a chance at a maiden ISC title

February 17, 2017 | 1,216 views | Leave a comment

The men’s EY Hockey League faces another couple of major twists and turns in the coming week with a series of key ties between the five sides still in the running for the title.

Gleghorne snatches Garvey win from the embers as men’s EY top four still covered by two points

Gleghorne snatches Garvey win from the embers as men’s EY top four still covered by two points

February 12, 2017 | 1,359 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey and Pembroke produced an EYHL tie to remember as the Ulster men overturned a two-goal deficit to claim a 5-4 win in the dying minutes at Comber Road.

Sothern returns to sting students

Sothern returns to sting students

January 18, 2017 | 1,141 views | Leave a comment

Men’s EY Hockey League UCD 0 Pembroke Wanderers 2 (A Sothern, J Ryan) Pembroke closed the gap to the top five with a goal in the first and last quarters to see off UCD who have endured a rough 10 days with a third successive loss. The students were again down key men with Ben […]