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Russell and Connery make telling impacts for UCD and Alex

Russell and Connery make telling impacts for UCD and Alex

October 14, 2018 | 1,056 views | Leave a comment

Abbie Russell’s first half double earned UCD a fine win over Loreto; Aine Connery’s hat trick saw Alex continue their good start; Pegasus stay top; Pembroke and Cork Quins off the mark

Bann move clear at top as Glens remain unbeaten

Bann move clear at top as Glens remain unbeaten

October 14, 2018 | 914 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge eked out a one-point lead at the top as Pembroke and Lisnagarvey both lost; Glenanne remain unbeaten with superb second half show as Rovers and Monkstown win too

Queens, Corinthian and Monkstown go two from two

Queens, Corinthian and Monkstown go two from two

October 14, 2018 | 582 views | Leave a comment

Queen’s, Corinthian and Monkstown all made it two wins from two while Catholic Institute won their opening tie as women’s EYHL2 heats up.

Corinthian and Inst off to a flyer in EYHL2

Corinthian and Inst off to a flyer in EYHL2

October 14, 2018 | 840 views | Leave a comment

The opening day of Pool A and B of the newly introduced EY Hockey League Division 2 produced two wildly contrasting ties with the former characterised by two close-run battles while Pool B saw big scorelines.

Men’s EYHL2 hits the turf for the first time

Men’s EYHL2 hits the turf for the first time

October 12, 2018 | 711 views | Leave a comment

The men’s EY Hockey League Division 2 hits the stage for the first time this weekend with eight hopefuls in the line-up.

Rovers return to domestic matters with big Garvey test

Rovers return to domestic matters with big Garvey test

October 12, 2018 | 495 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers return to domestic action following their success at the Euro Hockey League ROUND1 in Barcelona, winning through to the KO16 on goal difference.

Beattie bidding to have Pegs’ influence off the pitch during her injury break

Beattie bidding to have Pegs’ influence off the pitch during her injury break

October 12, 2018 | 560 views | Leave a comment

It’s often said that there’s no substitute for playing and Vanessa Beattie (formerly Surgeoner) is living proof of the old adage, having been forced to take a year out as she bids to recover from injury.

Pegasus and Loreto lead the way as Alex get off the mark

Pegasus and Loreto lead the way as Alex get off the mark

October 7, 2018 | 886 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus and Loreto maintained their perfect starts to the women’s EY Hockey League season with strong wins in Dublin to lead the way in the division at this early stage.

Perfect records fall while YM get off the mark in men’s EYHL

Perfect records fall while YM get off the mark in men’s EYHL

October 7, 2018 | 1,221 views | Leave a comment

Three sides share top spot at the head of the men’s EY Hockey League after three games with the last two perfect records falling by the wayside and all clubs off the mark in terms of points.

Pembroke and Pegasus set for intriguing showdown

Pembroke and Pegasus set for intriguing showdown

October 5, 2018 | 526 views | Leave a comment

The women’s EY Hockey League’s early phases feature another series of intriguing ties with Pembroke’s second away day to Ulster in succession a highlight.

Ulster classico the men’s EYHL highlight

Ulster classico the men’s EYHL highlight

October 5, 2018 | 495 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge and Lisnagarvey clash head-on at Comber Road in the most intriguing tie in round three of the EY Irish Hockey League on Saturday, writes John Flack.

Watkins’s crucial goal on EYHL2 return as NUIG get off the mark

Watkins’s crucial goal on EYHL2 return as NUIG get off the mark

September 30, 2018 | 1,009 views | Leave a comment

Chloe Watkins made a winning return to Monkstown as her single goal in the 55th minute saw Monkstown beat Lurgan in a high-class tie on the first day of the EY Hockey League Division 2.

Pegasus make opening day statement against new look UCD

Pegasus make opening day statement against new look UCD

September 30, 2018 | 930 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus made a major statement win over UCD on the opening day of the women’s EYHL campaign; Muckross gain point on debut; Belfast Quins, Railway and Loreto win too

Pembroke show character once again to head EYHL table

Pembroke show character once again to head EYHL table

September 30, 2018 | 755 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke produced another strong show of character to beat Monkstown; Bann with another late show; TRR, Lisnagarvey and Glenanne record first wins of the men’s EY campaign

The season starts here: Women’s EYHL2 to provide bridge between national and regional leagues

The season starts here: Women’s EYHL2 to provide bridge between national and regional leagues

September 29, 2018 | 755 views | Leave a comment

The first women’s EY Hockey League Division 2 tips off this weekend with the new league acting as the route to the top tier while also having the target of bridging the gap between the national and provincial and leagues.

Tumilty looking to add performance to strong opening result

Tumilty looking to add performance to strong opening result

September 28, 2018 | 452 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge coach Mark Tumilty feels there is room for improvement, despite his team’s impressive 4-3 victory over last season’s Champions Trophy winners Three Rock Rovers last weekend.

The season starts here: Loreto the ones to catch in women’s EYHL

The season starts here: Loreto the ones to catch in women’s EYHL

September 28, 2018 | 1,584 views | Leave a comment

After a ground-breaking summer for Irish hockey, the World Cup stars have dispersed far and wide ahead of the new women’s club season which gets underway in earnest this weekend.

Ards – Women’s EY Hockey League

Ards – Women’s EY Hockey League

September 27, 2018 | 455 views | Leave a comment

Ards will largely look to promote from within as they look to cover the departures of Linzi Hamilton, Kerri McDonald and their star woman Chloe Brown

Belfast Harlequins – Women’s EY Hockey League

Belfast Harlequins – Women’s EY Hockey League

September 27, 2018 | 437 views | Leave a comment

Belfast Harlequins will look to build on a reasonably upbeat second season in the league since promotion with World Cup stars Lizzie Colvin and Zoe Wilson driving things on.

Cork Harlequins – Women’s EY Hockey League

Cork Harlequins – Women’s EY Hockey League

September 27, 2018 | 573 views | Leave a comment

The team has changed significantly through the loss of a few key players with Roisin Upton returning to her old club in Limerick