Women’s IHL

Hermes-Monkstown off the mark as Pembroke also ease relegation plight

Hermes-Monkstown off the mark as Pembroke also ease relegation plight

December 10, 2017 | 874 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke and Hermes-Monkstown both scored important victories in their bids to avoid relegation from the women’s EY Hockey League over a weather-curtailed weekend; Old Alex moved further clear in Leinster

Ards to test their top four credentials at UCD

Ards to test their top four credentials at UCD

December 8, 2017 | 490 views | Leave a comment

With snow and frost abounding, it looks set for a potentially curtailed schedule across the women’s EYHL, Leinster Division One and Irish Hockey Trophy competitions with a number already postponed.

Tice retains UCD’s slender lead as Cork Quins and Pegasus keep pace

Tice retains UCD’s slender lead as Cork Quins and Pegasus keep pace

November 20, 2017 | 602 views | Leave a comment

Lena Tice’s 40th minute penalty stroke kept UCD’s slender lead at the head of the women’s EY Hockey League; Loreto close the gap to the top four as Cork Quins and Pegasus roll on; Belfast Quins and Trinity draw

Early season roller-coaster sees five sides jockeying for top

Early season roller-coaster sees five sides jockeying for top

November 17, 2017 | 561 views | Leave a comment

The early season roller-coaster in the women’s EYHL enters day seven after two changes in leadership last weekend and five teams still covered by just three points.

UCD and Ards’ double-weekend delight as three points covers five sides in women’s EYHL

UCD and Ards’ double-weekend delight as three points covers five sides in women’s EYHL

November 12, 2017 | 758 views | Leave a comment

A Sunday win for UCD saw them return to the top of the women’s EY Hockey League, moving above Cork Harlequins who salvaged a draw at Belfast Quins; Pegasus and Ards also won while Railway and Trinity drew

Lloyd double puts Railway on track; Cork Quins move clear at top of women’s EYHL

Lloyd double puts Railway on track; Cork Quins move clear at top of women’s EYHL

November 12, 2017 | 756 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins moved clear at the top of the women’s EYHL table; they beat Monkstown while Railway Union, UCD, Ards and Loreto also progressed their points total on day five of the campaign

Pegasus and UCD the highlight of EYHL double weekend

Pegasus and UCD the highlight of EYHL double weekend

November 10, 2017 | 502 views | Leave a comment

The double-weekend means plenty of twists and turns for the women’s EY Hockey League with three unbeaten records being put to the test and six teams still covered by three points at this early stage of the campaign.

Cork Quins and Pegasus take advantage of UCD draw

Cork Quins and Pegasus take advantage of UCD draw

November 5, 2017 | 637 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins and Pegasus produced big wins to move into a share of the lead in the women’s EY Hockey League, taking advantage of UCD’s 0-0 draw with Pembroke to move above the reigning champions.

Nine sides covered by three points as women’s EYHL in formation mode

Nine sides covered by three points as women’s EYHL in formation mode

November 3, 2017 | 625 views | Leave a comment

With three points covering first to ninth, the women’s EY Hockey League is very much in formation mode with plenty of movement likely over the course of the weekend.

Glens make statement with comeback win over Rovers

Glens make statement with comeback win over Rovers

October 15, 2017 | 788 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne produced a superb comeback to suggest they could be a dark horse for title contention while there were also wins for Lisnagarvey, Banbridge, Cork C of I and Monkstown

UCD top as five sides remain unbeaten in women’s EYHL

UCD top as five sides remain unbeaten in women’s EYHL

October 15, 2017 | 527 views | Leave a comment

UCD moved to the top of the women’s EY Hockey League but five sides remain unbeaten in the league with first to ninth place covered by just three points after three weekends of the competition

KH students launch new EYHL highlights show

KH students launch new EYHL highlights show

October 14, 2017 | 685 views | Leave a comment

King’s Hospital, in conjunction with the EHF and Hockey Ireland, have launched a new highlights show in the past fortnight, covering the men’s and women’s EY Hockey League.

Double-weekend abounds as women’s fixtures schedule tweaked due to international requirements

Double-weekend abounds as women’s fixtures schedule tweaked due to international requirements

October 13, 2017 | 485 views | Leave a comment

The catch-up rounds of the EY Hockey League lost to the umpires’ impasse begin this weekend, making for a double-weekend for many clubs with Irish Senior Cup games on Sunday.

Trinity land maiden women’s EYHL victory at Santry

Trinity land maiden women’s EYHL victory at Santry

October 9, 2017 | 829 views | Leave a comment

The Santry Avenue students edged out Pembroke to land an important win; UCD bounced back in style while no team has a perfect record anymore after Cork Harlequins, Ards and Pegasus all drew

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 | 506 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.

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 | 786 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 | 977 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 | 527 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 | 587 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 | 524 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