Women’s IHL

Bell calls for 2019/20 season to be completed on the field as “finished” call creates debate

Bell calls for 2019/20 season to be completed on the field as “finished” call creates debate

March 31, 2020 | 1,497 views | Leave a comment

John Flack spoke to a number of different club coaches, managers and officials about their thoughts on the season being “finished” and how they hope the key decisions play out in the next few weeks

Club season “finished” with key outcomes to be decided before April 12th

Club season “finished” with key outcomes to be decided before April 12th

March 27, 2020 | 775 views | Leave a comment

The 2019/20 club season has been deemed “finished” by Hockey Ireland with exactly how this affects the national and provincial leagues set to be confirmed in the coming weeks.

Club season in limbo as March 29 return looks unlikely

Club season in limbo as March 29 return looks unlikely

March 20, 2020 | 988 views | Leave a comment

With Thursday night’s news that Irish Rugby has cancelled all their club competitions for the remainder of the season with immediate effct, it brought into focus the difficulties that face Hockey Ireland to try and complete the domestic season.

Corinthian guaranteed top spot but plenty of twists remain in women’s EYHL2 groups

Corinthian guaranteed top spot but plenty of twists remain in women’s EYHL2 groups

March 8, 2020 | 425 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown picked up six points out of eight in women’s EYHL2 to strengthen their claim for a semi spot as Ards run up 12; Corinthian assured of top in Pool A with plenty in chase

Meeke’s final touch of the weekend sees Loreto remain three clear after dramatic double-header

Meeke’s final touch of the weekend sees Loreto remain three clear after dramatic double-header

March 8, 2020 | 1,057 views | Leave a comment

A manic double-weekend in the women’s EYHL ended as it started with Loreto leading the way by three points but that situation only occurred with one of the last touches on Sunday evening.

Kelly snatches vital EYHL lifeline for Belfast Quins as Insta hold Loreto

Kelly snatches vital EYHL lifeline for Belfast Quins as Insta hold Loreto

March 1, 2020 | 754 views | Leave a comment

At the 11th attempt, Belfast Harlequins finally got their first win of the season, giving them hope of surviving in the women’s EYHL; leaders Loreto drew with Catholic Institute in the only other game to completed as Storm Jorge took hold

Loreto the latest side to take up women’s EYHL leadership

Loreto the latest side to take up women’s EYHL leadership

February 28, 2020 | 589 views | Leave a comment

Top spot in the women’s EY Hockey League continues to be a hot potato as Loreto returned back above Old Alex and Pegasus in midweek with a big come-from-behind win over Railway Union.

Old Alex take over the top as Insta end 110-year wait for win over Pegasus

Old Alex take over the top as Insta end 110-year wait for win over Pegasus

February 23, 2020 | 1,026 views | Leave a comment

For a third week running, there is a different club on top of the women’s EY Hockey League which continues to throw up dramatic twists and turns; read the round-up and see the clips and pics

Reds confirmed for EYHL2 semi-finals as Naas make big move

Reds confirmed for EYHL2 semi-finals as Naas make big move

February 16, 2020 | 724 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian became the first side to reach the EYHL2 final four with Trinity and Lurgan drawing; Pool B was washed out while Naas were the big winners in the Leinster games played

Pegasus move back into lead as all five women’s EYHL ties survive Storm Dennis

Pegasus move back into lead as all five women’s EYHL ties survive Storm Dennis

February 16, 2020 | 666 views | Leave a comment

All five of the women’s EY Hockey League Division 1 ties defied the weather to serve up a series of close-run battles with Pegasus moving back out on their own at the top of the table.

Loreto go clear as Alex continue their rise as major players in women’s EYHL

Loreto go clear as Alex continue their rise as major players in women’s EYHL

February 9, 2020 | 522 views | Leave a comment

Loreto moved three points clear at the head of the women’s EYHL as Old Alex landed a big win at Pegasus; Belfast Quins nick draw against Muckross while Pembroke tie with Insta. UCD saw off Railway

Women’s EYHL as competitive as it has ever been says O’Flanagan

Women’s EYHL as competitive as it has ever been says O’Flanagan

February 8, 2020 | 556 views | Leave a comment

Muckross striker Anna O’Flanagan says the spread of talent across the women’s EY Hockey League has made the national division as competitive as it has ever been.

Corinthian win thriller as Ards remain unbeaten

Corinthian win thriller as Ards remain unbeaten

February 2, 2020 | 255 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian won a cracking contest at Garryduff to make it five wins from five in Pool A of the women’s EYHL Division 2; Ards top Pool B after grabbing a late draw at Queen’s

Loreto move level with Pegasus as Sargent makes telling return

Loreto move level with Pegasus as Sargent makes telling return

February 2, 2020 | 595 views | Leave a comment

Loreto picked up a strong win over Belfast Harlequins to move into a share of top spot as Pegasus drew with Muckross; Old Alex, UCD and Cork Harlequins win, too

Pegasus looking to continue hot streak into 2020 in highly competitive women’s EYHL

Pegasus looking to continue hot streak into 2020 in highly competitive women’s EYHL

February 1, 2020 | 627 views | Leave a comment

If the second phase of the women’s EY Hockey League season matches the pre-Christmas encounters, it promises to be an epic run from now until May. Just one game had more than two goals in the difference of the 34 played to date; lots of late goals have seen points swing from side to side. […]

Loreto make big move to close the gap on Pegasus

Loreto make big move to close the gap on Pegasus

December 15, 2019 | 630 views | Leave a comment

Loreto closed the gap significantly at the top of the women’s EY Hockey League with two wins over the weekend, moving within two points of leaders Pegasus.

McCay’s last second magic completes another amazing Pegasus comeback

McCay’s last second magic completes another amazing Pegasus comeback

December 8, 2019 | 928 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus produced yet another almighty comeback to beat Pembroke and move clear in women’s EYHL; Old Alex and UCD recorded good wins while Corinthian added yet another victory in EYHL2

Pembroke’s title credentials put to the test by reigning champs Pegasus

Pembroke’s title credentials put to the test by reigning champs Pegasus

December 7, 2019 | 440 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke’s growing reputation as a side that can do big damage in the EY Hockey League face a big test on the road as they go to Queen’s on Saturday to face fellow leaders Pegasus.

Pembroke and Pegasus set pace in women’s EYHL

Pembroke and Pegasus set pace in women’s EYHL

December 1, 2019 | 575 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke and Pegasus continue to set the pace in the women’s EY Hockey League following their fourth wins from five outings thus far in the elite competition.

Town old boys take on the blues as late November serves up cracking weekend of action

Town old boys take on the blues as late November serves up cracking weekend of action

November 30, 2019 | 841 views | Leave a comment

With Christmas rapidly closing in, it is a huge weekend with the last round of the men’s EYHL and EYHL2 before Christmas, the fifth round of the women’s EYHL as well as lots of Leinster league and Irish Junior Cup action on the agenda.