Women’s IHL

Surgeoner strike earns Pegasus fourth EYHL win

Surgeoner strike earns Pegasus fourth EYHL win

January 15, 2017 | 584 views | Leave a comment

Vanessa Surgeoner’s hotly contested 54th minute goal was Pegasus claim the spoils from their back match at Belfast Harlequins, lifting them from seventh to fifth place.

Frazer double earns Belfast Quins famous point; Pembroke break season’s duck on eventful women’s EYHL day

Frazer double earns Belfast Quins famous point; Pembroke break season’s duck on eventful women’s EYHL day

December 18, 2016 | 1,733 views | Leave a comment

Gemma Frazer’s double saw Belfast Harlequins record probably the biggest shock in the women’s EY Hockey League’s short history; Pembroke picked off their first win of the campaign; Loreto, UCD and Pegasus all prospered too

Loreto look to close gap further to playoff places

Loreto look to close gap further to playoff places

December 16, 2016 | 712 views | Leave a comment

With a six-week Christmas break for the majority of sides pending, round 10 of the women’s EY Hockey League can give plenty of festive cheer to those who end 2016 with victory.

Honours even for UCD and Hermes-Monkstown in high class, top-table draw

Honours even for UCD and Hermes-Monkstown in high class, top-table draw

December 11, 2016 | 1,119 views | Leave a comment

UCD ended Hermes-Monkstown’s perfect record in the women’s EY Hockey League but the visitors to Belfield remain four points clear at the head of the table at the halfway stage; Railway nabbed a strong win as did Loreto while the other two ties ended in draws

UCD and Hermes-Monkstown face potentially season-defining battle in women’s EY Hockey League

UCD and Hermes-Monkstown face potentially season-defining battle in women’s EY Hockey League

December 9, 2016 | 685 views | Leave a comment

UCD and Hermes-Monkstown in what is already a critical tie for the regular season women’s EY Hockey League title as the two unbeaten sides showdown on Sunday evening at Belfield; weekend preview for day nine of the competition

Top three move further clear of women’s EY chasing pack

Top three move further clear of women’s EY chasing pack

November 27, 2016 | 938 views | Leave a comment

The women’s EY Hockey League has broken into three distinct tiers as the leading trio moved further clear of the chasing pack of four while the bottom three sit in a major battle to avoid relegation.

Railway and Pegasus face big tussle in EYHL playoff race

Railway and Pegasus face big tussle in EYHL playoff race

November 25, 2016 | 534 views | Leave a comment

Following last weekend’s frozen out fixtures, both Railway Union and Pegasus will be keen to avoid losing further ground on the playoff places when they meet at Park Avenue on day eight of the women’s EY Hockey League

Quins-UCD stalemate sees Hermes-Monkstown extend lead

Quins-UCD stalemate sees Hermes-Monkstown extend lead

November 20, 2016 | 731 views | Leave a comment

Hermes-Monkstown extended their lead out to four points at the top of the women’s EY Hockey League on a weather-affected day seven of the competition as Cork Harlequins and UCD drew; Ards kept their winning streak going

Playoff chasers Railway and Loreto face key tussle

Playoff chasers Railway and Loreto face key tussle

November 18, 2016 | 536 views | Leave a comment

While the top three have cut themselves adrift after a third of the women’s EY Hockey League season, the battle for fourth place – and a potential playoff – looks to be a battle royale with Railway Union and Loreto facing a key meeting in that chase.

Evans strike sees Hermes-Monkstown again summon winner at the death

Evans strike sees Hermes-Monkstown again summon winner at the death

November 13, 2016 | 808 views | Leave a comment

Nikki Evans’s last minute winner saw Hermes-Monkstown maintain their perfect start to the campaign; Loreto, UCD, Railway Union and Ards also picked up wins on day six of the women’s EY Hockey League

Upton adds extra quality for Quins ahead of huge tie with Hermes-Monkstown

Upton adds extra quality for Quins ahead of huge tie with Hermes-Monkstown

November 11, 2016 | 560 views | Leave a comment

One of the two perfect records in the women’s EY Hockey League will come to an end on Saturday as the competition’s two big guns to date this season meet at the Merrion Fleet Arena.

Hermes-Monkstown and Cork Quins go five from five

Hermes-Monkstown and Cork Quins go five from five

November 7, 2016 | 786 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins and Hermes/Monkstown’s 100% records will finally be ended when the sides meet next weekend in Rathdown after again eking out important wins this weekend; reports from week five of the women’s EYHL from Alan Good

Harvey back in training with Pegasus

Harvey back in training with Pegasus

November 4, 2016 | 1,070 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus could potentially welcome back Michelle Harvey to their match-day squad after a lengthy spell away as the Irish centurion made her return to training in the past few weeks with the Ulster club.

Saturday round-up – October 15

Saturday round-up – October 15

October 15, 2016 | 1,905 views | Leave a comment

The women’s Irish Senior Cup went pretty much to ranking with all the EYHL sides making it through unscathed bar Ulster Elks; Lisnagarvey’s 21-game winning run in the EYHL was ended as they drew with TRR

Cork Quins continue to make waves in women’s EYHL

Cork Quins continue to make waves in women’s EYHL

October 9, 2016 | 907 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins continued their superb start to the women’s EYHL season with a 3-1 win over Pegasus; they keep pace with Hermes-Monkstown while UCD, Ards and Belfast Harlequins all won on day four of the competition

Belfast Quins and Pembroke look to get off the mark

Belfast Quins and Pembroke look to get off the mark

October 7, 2016 | 616 views | Leave a comment

The battle at the bottom of the women’s EY Hockey League comes sharply into view this Saturday with two of the sides nearest the basement meeting in round four, looking to pull away from the bottom rungs.

Quins showing mighty touch with Pembroke win to lead way with Hermes-Monkstown

Quins showing mighty touch with Pembroke win to lead way with Hermes-Monkstown

October 2, 2016 | 950 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins showed serious grit to come back twice to beat Pembroke; they stay equal top of the women’s EYHL with Hermes-Monkstown who won a high quality tie with Pegasus; Ulster Elks, UCD and Loreto all won

Hermes and Pegasus set for huge early test in women’s EYHL final repeat encounter

Hermes and Pegasus set for huge early test in women’s EYHL final repeat encounter

September 30, 2016 | 1,239 views | Leave a comment

The meeting of last year’s two EYHL finalists at the Merrion Fleet Arena – Hermes-Monkstown and Pegasus – promises to be the highlight of day three of the new women’s campaign.

McDermott and Healy combine to deny UCD; four sides lead way after double weekend

McDermott and Healy combine to deny UCD; four sides lead way after double weekend

September 25, 2016 | 962 views | Leave a comment

Four sides share top spot after two rounds of matches with Hermes-Monkstown, Pegasus, Railway Union and Cork Harlequins leading the way; UCD were pegged back by Loreto late on to deny them making it five sides on six points

Six of the best for O’Flanagan as Hermes-Monkstown begin with a bang

Six of the best for O’Flanagan as Hermes-Monkstown begin with a bang

September 24, 2016 | 1,142 views | Leave a comment

Hermes-Monkstown begin with a bang courtesy of Anna O’Flanagan’s half dozen; Railway and UCD also ran up big wins while Cork Harlequins edged out Loreto; Pegasus won the Ulster derby with something to spare