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Glens and Rovers on top while honours even in Cork and Monkstown

Glens and Rovers on top while honours even in Cork and Monkstown

October 9, 2017 | 859 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne and Three Rock Rovers both moved up to six points in the men’s EYHL thanks to their respective wins; Cork C of I were caught late on by Annadale while Pembroke and Monkstown drew too

Potential new women’s EYHL order attempt to back up their credentials

Potential new women’s EYHL order attempt to back up their credentials

October 7, 2017 | 502 views | Leave a comment

With last season’s top two both losing on opening day, the second day of the women’s EY Hockey League will help give a good idea of whether a new order is developing and who can emerge from the pack.

Glenanne switch base to St Andrew’s for Cookstown visit

Glenanne switch base to St Andrew’s for Cookstown visit

October 7, 2017 | 875 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne’s men start a new departure on Saturday as they make the move from the club’s spiritual west Dublin base to St Andrew’s College for their home games this season.

Garvey get the best of Town on men’s opening day

Garvey get the best of Town on men’s opening day

October 1, 2017 | 621 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey scored the big win as they struck twice in the second half to beat another of last year’s playoff sides; TRR and Bann won comfortably while Glenanne and Pembroke won narrow battles

Quins end UCD’s 20-game unbeaten run in women’s EYHL

Quins end UCD’s 20-game unbeaten run in women’s EYHL

October 1, 2017 | 780 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins came from a goal down to beat UCD and end their incredible unbeaten run in the women’s EYHL; Ulster trio win their ties against Leinster outfits as Loreto and Railway draw

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

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

September 29, 2017 | 967 views | Leave a comment

To be a great champion, teams need great rivals. For UCD last season, while they won the three national titles on offer, it was the close margins that made their success so significant last season.

Pembroke – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

Pembroke – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

September 29, 2017 | 519 views | Comments (1)

Along with Belfast Harlequins, Pembroke have made probably the most exciting additions during the summer and they will be one of the sides to watch

UCD – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

UCD – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 577 views | Comments (1)

The (almost) all-conquering champions will take the field for the new season as one of the clear favourites for the three national titles this time around

Trinity – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

Trinity – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 519 views | Leave a comment

Trinity moved up to the EY Hockey League for the first time in a blaze of glory following an immaculate season, winning the Leinster league unbeaten, adding the Jacqui Potter Shield and, eventually, the promotion playoffs

Railway Union – Women’s EY Hockey League

Railway Union – Women’s EY Hockey League

September 28, 2017 | 537 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union will look to close the gap to the top four following a fifth place finish last season, seven points off the playoff places, and a Jacqui Potter Cup success.

Pegasus – Women’s EY Hockey League

Pegasus – Women’s EY Hockey League

September 28, 2017 | 566 views | Leave a comment

The arrival of Shirley McCay, Irish women’s sport’s most capped player, from Ulster Elks is one of the moves of the summer and gives Pegasus a hugely experienced operator and leader

Loreto – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

Loreto – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 461 views | Leave a comment

After a slow start to last season with one win in their first five games, the Beaufort side finished with four straight wins to cap a fine regular season.

Hermes-Monkstown – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

Hermes-Monkstown – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 611 views | Comments (1)

A big turnover in players over the summer will see a lot of youth get their chance this year as Hermes-Monkstown look to consolidate and rebuild.

Cork Harlequins – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

Cork Harlequins – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 441 views | Comments (1)

A third place finish in the EYHL and an Irish Senior Cup final showed real progression for the Cork side last year and they will look to build further on that with a settled side for 2017/18

Belfast Harlequins – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

Belfast Harlequins – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 473 views | Comments (1)

Belfast Harlequins are very excited abut the upcoming season with the new signings and returning players with Irish internationals Lizzie Colvin and Zoe Wilson certainly the ones to catch the eye.

Ards – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

Ards – Women’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 469 views | Comments (1)

Ards enjoyed a streaky season last time around, losing their first three before winning four in-a-row, a run of results that ultimately meant they ended up safe in mid-table without any major threat of relegation or a playoff spot.

The season starts here: Men’s EYHL season all set for tip off

The season starts here: Men’s EYHL season all set for tip off

September 28, 2017 | 1,500 views | Leave a comment

After a couple of weeks delay, the men’s EY Hockey League tips off on Saturday with the race to be the third champion of the national league starting in earnest.

Three Rock Rovers – men’s EY Hockey League preview

Three Rock Rovers – men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 633 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock will certainly not have the element of surprise with them this season as they enter the season as the reigning EY Champions Trophy winners.

Railway Union – men’s EYHL Division One preview

Railway Union – men’s EYHL Division One preview

September 28, 2017 | 738 views | Leave a comment

It’s difficult to know quite to make of the squad available to Alan Browne for his first season as Railway Union coach following a glut of players coming in and out during the summer.

Pembroke – men’s EY Hockey League

Pembroke – men’s EY Hockey League

September 28, 2017 | 773 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.