Women’s IHL

Railway line up tilt at sixth Jacqui Potter title in nine years against Old Alex

Railway line up tilt at sixth Jacqui Potter title in nine years against Old Alex

March 16, 2019 | 486 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union will look to remain the dominant force in the Jacqui Potter Cup as they bid for their sixth success since 2011 on Sunday against Old Alex.

Pegasus score defining win over Loreto to leap-frog into first

Pegasus score defining win over Loreto to leap-frog into first

March 10, 2019 | 646 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus’s brilliant 3-2 win against Loreto saw the lead swap hands at the head of the women’s EY Hockey League as the Ulster side are now the side to beat in the division.

Trinity win over Queen’s opens up EYHL2 Pool A to set up fascinating run-in

Trinity win over Queen’s opens up EYHL2 Pool A to set up fascinating run-in

March 10, 2019 | 578 views | Leave a comment

Trinity recorded a big win in Pool A of women’s EYHL2 to keep plenty of intrigue as the initial stage of the competition races to a conclusion over the next month.

Loreto and Pegasus face title-defining showdown

Loreto and Pegasus face title-defining showdown

March 9, 2019 | 484 views | Leave a comment

Loreto and Pegasus face a potentially season-defining battle at Grange Road as the women’s EY Hockey League’s top two face off.

Trinity Hockey’s show of support for LGBT community

Trinity Hockey’s show of support for LGBT community

March 6, 2019 | 412 views | Leave a comment

Trinity and Queen’s University LHC are hoping to raise awareness that hockey is a welcoming sport for the LGBT community with a pre-match initiative next Saturday ahead of their EYHL2 game.

Big guns keep firing as Cork Harlequins yo-yo back into fourth

Big guns keep firing as Cork Harlequins yo-yo back into fourth

March 3, 2019 | 773 views | Leave a comment

The top three continued their march to the EY Champions Trophy playoffs with Loreto seeing off Ards, Pegasus accounting for Railway Union and UCD beating both Old Alex and Ards over the weekend.

Speers and Pegasus look to knock rising Railway off track

Speers and Pegasus look to knock rising Railway off track

March 1, 2019 | 362 views | Leave a comment

Alex Speers reckons Railway Union will pose a stiff test on Saturday at Malone as Pegasus aim to close the gap at the top of the EY Hockey League table, writes John Flack.

Alex score crucial win to put Muckross on the back foot

Alex score crucial win to put Muckross on the back foot

February 26, 2019 | 651 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex got a crucial EYHL victory while Naas got a vital success in Leinster Division One; the top three in the province continue to roll on at pace, meanwhile; here’s a round-up of the women’s weekend action

Pritchard confident C of I close to clicking into gear ahead of double weekend

Pritchard confident C of I close to clicking into gear ahead of double weekend

February 23, 2019 | 376 views | Leave a comment

Denis Pritchard feels his Cork C of I side are just “one or two results away from being a mid-table” side as they face up to a big double weekend in Ulster.

Loreto bolster place at top of women’s EYHL

Loreto bolster place at top of women’s EYHL

February 23, 2019 | 504 views | Leave a comment

Loreto strengthened their position at the head of women’s EY Hockey League with a hard-fought 3-2 win over in-form Railway Union, moving them four points clear.

Insta and Monkstown close in on playoff places

Insta and Monkstown close in on playoff places

February 17, 2019 | 630 views | Leave a comment

Catholic Institute moved within touching distance of the playoff stages of the women’s EY Hockey League Division 2 as they swept to a 3-0 win at Lurgan.

Railway make big leap into women’s EYHL playoff positions

Railway make big leap into women’s EYHL playoff positions

February 17, 2019 | 802 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union jumped up three places in the women’s EY Hockey League with a huge 5-1 away win over Belfast Harlequins as Zara Delany netted a hat trick; Pegasus and Loreto also won while Cork Harlequins had a strong victory at Old Alex

Race for women’s Champions Trophy tickets hots up

Race for women’s Champions Trophy tickets hots up

February 15, 2019 | 504 views | Leave a comment

The dicing for fourth position in the women’s EYHL goes into full effect on Saturday with six sides currently covered by just four points at the halfway stage of the campaign.

Loreto’s last second magic sees Beaufort side back on top

Loreto’s last second magic sees Beaufort side back on top

February 10, 2019 | 760 views | Leave a comment

Dramatic goals in the last two minutes at both Grange Road and Belfield saw Loreto and Pegasus swap places at the top of the women’s EY Hockey League at the halfway stage.

UCD and Pegasus showdown as women’s EYHL returns from winter break

UCD and Pegasus showdown as women’s EYHL returns from winter break

February 8, 2019 | 404 views | Leave a comment

All the action in the women’s EY Hockey League set to go ahead this weekend will take place on Sunday as the national division emerges from its winter break.

EYHL2 hoping to take centre stage as women’s schedule sees numerous changes

EYHL2 hoping to take centre stage as women’s schedule sees numerous changes

February 1, 2019 | 439 views | Leave a comment

With temperatures dropping, it has probably worked in the women’s EYHL’s favour that the national side is in Spain playing four test matches with plenty of games in Ireland likely to fall foul of the weather conditions

Insta, Trinity and UCC make big moves as Lurgan produce epic comeback

Insta, Trinity and UCC make big moves as Lurgan produce epic comeback

December 9, 2018 | 652 views | Leave a comment

Catholic Institute, Trinity, UCC and Lurgan made the big moves to complete the pre-Christmas phase of the women’s EY Hockey League Division 2 which is now at the halfway point.

Insta the sole 100% record still standing in EYHL2

Insta the sole 100% record still standing in EYHL2

November 25, 2018 | 395 views | Leave a comment

Christine O’Shea’s 20th minute goal saw Limerick’s Catholic Institute end the weekend as the only side in the women’s EY Hockey League with a 100% record of the four that existed on Friday.

Speers cuts loose to send Pegasus clear at the top over Christmas

Speers cuts loose to send Pegasus clear at the top over Christmas

November 25, 2018 | 764 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus will hold a two-point advantage at the head of the women’s EY Hockey League until February as their late 3-1 win over Muckross saw them steal a march on rivals Loreto; Cork Quins also made a key move with victory over UCD

Saturday round-up – November 24

Saturday round-up – November 24

November 24, 2018 | 1,160 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus moved clear of Loreto at the head of the women’s EYHL as draws abounded; Kilkeel beat EYHL opposition as Cork C of I survived a scare at Garryduff; here’s the Saturday round-up