Women’s IHL

Leinster ladies' eyes on ISC final four

Leinster ladies' eyes on ISC final four

November 27, 2009 | 86 views | Comments (9)

Crunch time in the ESB Irish Senior Cup as Leinster’s leading ladies seek to keep the trophy in the capital for a second successive year with the tournament already reaching the business end. Ireland’s World Cup qualifier has seen the women’s ISC and IHL matches moved to much earlier dates this season and the confirmation […]

Railway on track but Hermes and Loreto drop points

Railway on track but Hermes and Loreto drop points

October 18, 2009 | 78 views | Comments (8)

Women’s IHL Week One round-up: Leinster champions Railway Union gave notice of their intent in this year’s IHL in Saturday’s evening game at Park Avenue with a resounding 4-1 win over competition newcomers Ards. A goal in each quarter was the order of the day as Mick McKinnon’s side continued their perfect start to the […]

Pembroke produce sublime IHL comeback

Pembroke produce sublime IHL comeback

October 17, 2009 | 89 views | Comments (3)

Women’s IHL Round One (Saturday fixtures): Pembroke scored twice in the closing quarter to succeed where many have come away empty-handed as they snatched a draw against Ballymoney at the Joey Dunlop Centre, a more than useful two points to begin this year’s IHL campaign. The hosts had bossed the opening stages and built up […]

Hermes and Pegasus raise curtain on IHL season

Hermes and Pegasus raise curtain on IHL season

October 15, 2009 | 101 views | Comments (3)

As curtain-raisers go, drawing the winners of ten of the past 11 national club titles would take some beating. Hermes host Pegasus at UCD on Sunday in a defining Pool B tie in a fixture usually reserved for the Springtime. Shelley Sloan swaps navy for red while Nikki Evans has moved on but there will […]

The Women's IHL runners and riders

The Women's IHL runners and riders

October 15, 2009 | 91 views | Comments (1)

IHL 2009/10 Groups: Pool A: Railway Union, Ballymoney, Ards, Pembroke, Cork Harlequins, Cork C of I Pool B: Pegasus, Hermes, Loreto, Randalstown, UCC, Old Alex Pool A Ards Last Year: n/a IHL Record: First appearance Qualified as: 3rd in Ulster The lowdown: Losses to Lisnagarvey and Armagh in the past fortnight is not the ideal […]