Women’s IHL

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 | 1,549 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 | 373 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 | 357 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 | 479 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

Loreto – Women’s EY Hockey League

Loreto – Women’s EY Hockey League

September 27, 2018 | 507 views | Leave a comment

The EY Champions Trophy winners have enjoyed a productive summer with the addition of some rising talent.

Muckross – Women’s EY Hockey League

Muckross – Women’s EY Hockey League

September 27, 2018 | 630 views | Leave a comment

Muckross’s first Leinster Division One after 21 years title sees them in the EY Hockey League for the first time.

Old Alex – Women’s EY Hockey League

Old Alex – Women’s EY Hockey League

September 27, 2018 | 508 views | Leave a comment

Ivan Ovington is back for his third spell at the club having come in to assist at the end of last season, freeing up Lisa Jacob to focus on the playing side.

Pegasus – Women’s EY Hockey League

Pegasus – Women’s EY Hockey League

September 27, 2018 | 370 views | Leave a comment

This year, Greg Thompson heads up the coaching team having been assistant to Ali McNeill – now with Mossley’s men.

Pembroke – Women’s EY Hockey League

Pembroke – Women’s EY Hockey League

September 27, 2018 | 564 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke can look forward to the new season with plenty of optimism with some excellent additions to a panel that already has Gillian Pinder and Emily Beatty

Railway Union – Women’s EY Hockey League

Railway Union – Women’s EY Hockey League

September 27, 2018 | 617 views | Leave a comment

After a summer with a number of players moving in and out of the club, Colm Blennerhassett is looking forward to working with a new group.

UCD – Women’s EY Hockey League

UCD – Women’s EY Hockey League

September 27, 2018 | 643 views | Leave a comment

After a couple of seasons of dominance during the regular season of the EY Hockey League – losing just once in 36 games – UCD are facing into a new season with a major overhaul going on.

Ards seek new coach after Grundie ends 13-year tenure

Ards seek new coach after Grundie ends 13-year tenure

July 19, 2018 | 436 views | Leave a comment

Ards Ladies Hockey Club are looking for a coach for 2018-19 season for their first team. It follows Gareth Grundie’s decision to step down from the role after 13 years at the helm

Monkstown confirm coaching line-up for 2018/19

Monkstown confirm coaching line-up for 2018/19

July 10, 2018 | 1,491 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown have appointed both men’s and women’s new first team coaches for the upcoming season as they prepare for the new campaign.

IHL2 groups and season’s schedule laid out for 2018/19

IHL2 groups and season’s schedule laid out for 2018/19

July 7, 2018 | 2,119 views | Leave a comment

The pools for the inaugural Irish Hockey League Division 2 have been laid out as the new competition, designed to bridge the gap between the provincial and EY Hockey Leagues.

Ovington signed up for Old Alex return

Ovington signed up for Old Alex return

July 7, 2018 | 847 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex will welcome back Ivan Ovington as their head coach for their maiden season in the women’s EY Hockey League, taking over the reins from Nicky King.

Loreto’s perfect corner routines pay dividends in first Champions Trophy success

Loreto’s perfect corner routines pay dividends in first Champions Trophy success

May 6, 2018 | 758 views | Leave a comment

Loreto produced another superb tactical performance to earn the EY Champions Trophy for the first time, coming back from a goal down to defeat Cork Harlequins at Grange Road, Rathfarnham in the searing heat

Alex grind out promotion to the EYHL at Trinity’s expense

Alex grind out promotion to the EYHL at Trinity’s expense

May 6, 2018 | 684 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex claimed the final spot in the EY Hockey League for 2018/19 as they ground out a 2-1 win over Trinity at Grange Road in the promotion/relegation playoff.

Madeley’s last second magic keeps Rovers retention hopes in tact

Madeley’s last second magic keeps Rovers retention hopes in tact

May 5, 2018 | 622 views | Leave a comment

Luke Madeley fired home a final hooter penalty corner to put Three Rock Rovers into the EY Champions Trophy final and into Europe – by virtue of Glenanne’s win – as they keep their hopes alive of retaining the title.

Mighty Quins hold nerve to reach EY Champs Trophy final

Mighty Quins hold nerve to reach EY Champs Trophy final

May 5, 2018 | 386 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins held their nerve in the shoot-out series to beat Pegasus 3-1 after a hotly contested 2-2 draw in normal time in the Rathfarnham heat, setting up a Sunday final date with Loreto for the EY Champions Trophy at 2.30pm.

Loreto hit tactical perfection to knock out UCD

Loreto hit tactical perfection to knock out UCD

May 5, 2018 | 591 views | Leave a comment

Loreto produced the perfect tactical performance to end UCD’s bid for a second successive national treble as Ali Meeke’s tenacious 14th minute goal proved critical in the first semi-final at Grange Road.