Men’s IHL

Pembroke – men’s EY Hockey League

Pembroke – men’s EY Hockey League

September 28, 2017 | 831 views | Comments (1)

With six new arrivals, Jonny Caren’s Pembroke have their sights firmly set on closing the gap to the top four after a season in mid-table last time around.

Monkstown – men’s EY Hockey League preview

Monkstown – men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 742 views | Comments (1)

With Lee Cole and Kyle Good not around for the season, Monkstown will be a side with a number of opportunities for young players to stake their claim in their panel on an ongoing basis for the new season.

Lisnagarvey – men’s EY Hockey League preview

Lisnagarvey – men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 536 views | Leave a comment

The 2016 national champions go into the season as one of the main contenders for the title once again with a wealth of top class talent.

Glenanne – Men’s EY Hockey League

Glenanne – Men’s EY Hockey League

September 28, 2017 | 812 views | Leave a comment

A large influx of players has strengthened Glenanne whose squad was a little thin at times last season and should see them and their second string have more numbers to make a sustained push for the playoff places

Cork C of I – men’s EY Hockey League preview

Cork C of I – men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 896 views | Leave a comment

Big changes have taken place over the summer break with three players headed to Dublin and playing their hockey with Pembroke, now taking the number of former CI men playing for the Dublin 4 club to four.

Cookstown – men’s EY Hockey League preview

Cookstown – men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 504 views | Comments (1)

Cookstown move back up to the top table, swapping places with UCD in the EY Hockey League for the second successive season via the playoffs system.

Banbridge – men’s EY Hockey League preview

Banbridge – men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 572 views | Comments (1)

For Mark Tumilty and his side, the big challenge in the early stages of this season is to try and replace their key defensive totems Matthew Bell and Kyle Marshall.

Annadale – Men’s EY Hockey League preview

Annadale – Men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 603 views | Comments (1)

Peter Caruth and his young charges will initially be targeting survival as they look to build on their promotion in the spring via the EY Hockey League playoffs.

Progress made but second week of EYHL fixtures cancelled due to umpiring impasse

Progress made but second week of EYHL fixtures cancelled due to umpiring impasse

September 20, 2017 | 833 views | Comments (1)

The EY Hockey League’s scheduled fixtures will not go ahead once again despite significant progress between the Irish Hockey Umpires Association and Hockey Ireland’s EYHL Working Group.

IHL Division 2 to be introduced in 2018/19 season

IHL Division 2 to be introduced in 2018/19 season

August 10, 2017 | 2,034 views | Leave a comment

Hockey Ireland has announced that a second division of the Irish Hockey League will be introduced in the 2018/19, running in conjunction with the provincial leagues.

Cookstown come from two down to relegate UCD

Cookstown come from two down to relegate UCD

May 1, 2017 | 870 views | Leave a comment

Cookstown are back into the EY Hockey League after they bravely came back from two goals down to beat UCD at Grange Road on Sunday.

Darling delights Rovers to land EY Champions Trophy title

Darling delights Rovers to land EY Champions Trophy title

April 30, 2017 | 1,248 views | Leave a comment

Mitch Darling’s 60th minute goal saw Three Rock Rovers land the EY Champions Trophy for the first time as they saw off Monkstown 2-1 at Grange Road.

Rovers prevail over Garvey to set up all Dublin Champs Trophy final

Rovers prevail over Garvey to set up all Dublin Champs Trophy final

April 29, 2017 | 698 views | Leave a comment

Like Monkstown, Three Rock Rovers took the long route before eventually seeing off Lisnagarvey in a shoot-out, winning out 3-2 after they had let slip a strong lead in the dying minutes of normal time to draw 3-3.

Town stun EYHL champs Bann to reach Champs Trophy final

Town stun EYHL champs Bann to reach Champs Trophy final

April 29, 2017 | 566 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown won a dramatic shoot-out in the third round of sudden death, getting the better of league and Irish Senior Cup champions Banbridge after an incredible 3-3 draw in normal time.

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 | 769 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 | 1,111 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 | 684 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 | 1,827 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 | 1,025 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 | 1,458 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.