Youth

Shaw’s U-18 side sweeps to Gasawa gold

Shaw’s U-18 side sweeps to Gasawa gold

July 14, 2013 | 216 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s U-18 boys swept to top spot from the EuroHockey Youth Nations Championships II in Gasawa, Poland today as they saw off title rivals Russia 6-0.

Promotion assured for Irish U-18s with four-star Polish victory

Promotion assured for Irish U-18s with four-star Polish victory

July 13, 2013 | 185 views | Leave a comment

Graham Shaw’s Ireland U-18 Boys secured promotion back to the European A Division with a comfortable 4-0 win over hosts Poland in Gasawa this afternoon.

Double-figures win puts Irish U-18s on brink of Euro promotion

Double-figures win puts Irish U-18s on brink of Euro promotion

July 12, 2013 | 215 views | Comments (3)

Ireland’s U-18s are within a win of gaining promotion back up to the ‘A division’ of European youth hockey after they swept to a 10-1 win over Switzerland on Thursday in Gasawa.

Morris double underpins polished Irish show

Morris double underpins polished Irish show

July 9, 2013 | 222 views | Comments (1)

Two goals in each half saw Ireland’s U-18s pick up another strong win in the EuroHockey Youth Championships II in Poland to stay in the mix for the promotion places.

Campbell and Madeley hat tricks fire U-18 statement of intent

Campbell and Madeley hat tricks fire U-18 statement of intent

July 8, 2013 | 459 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s U18 boys sent out a big signal of intent at the EuroHockey Youth Nations Championships II in Gasawa, Poland yesterday with an 8-2 victory over Italy.

Celtic challenge conquered by Irish U-16 boys and girls

Celtic challenge conquered by Irish U-16 boys and girls

July 8, 2013 | 303 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s U-16 teams romped to Tri-Nations victories in sun-drenched Wrexham this weekend with a number of Munster players getting on the scoresheet.

Belarus withdrawal upsets Irish U18 plans

Belarus withdrawal upsets Irish U18 plans

July 6, 2013 | 179 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s U-18 boys plans for their European Championships II in Gasawa, Poland have been disrupted following the last minute withdrawal of Belarus; positive results for U-16 boys and Irish U-18 and U-16 girls

Irish U-16s take on tri-nations tournament in Wales

Irish U-16s take on tri-nations tournament in Wales

July 5, 2013 | 280 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s U-16 boys warmed up for their tri-nations tournament in Wrexham this weekend with an impressive 6-3 win over a Lancashire U-18 county selection.

Malone names 17 of 18 player European panel

Malone names 17 of 18 player European panel

July 2, 2013 | 472 views | Leave a comment

Richie Malone named 17 of his 18 players for the Electric Ireland U18 Women’s EuroHockey Championships which will take place at UCD from July 29 to August 4 with the final player to be confirmed.

Byrne and Wolfe added to Irish U-18 final selection

Byrne and Wolfe added to Irish U-18 final selection

June 26, 2013 | 200 views | Leave a comment

Irish U-18 boys coach Graham Shaw confirmed Neil Byrne and Simon Wolfe will complete his side’s 18-man panel for the EuroHockey Championships II in Gasawa, Poland which get underway on July 8.

IHA launch U-18 Euro Nations championships

IHA launch U-18 Euro Nations championships

June 25, 2013 | 183 views | Leave a comment

The IHA launched the Electric Ireland U-18 Women’s EuroHockey Championships today, starting the countdown for the event which will take place in UCD from July 29 to August 4.

Clean sweep for Irish U-18 boys over Scotland

Clean sweep for Irish U-18 boys over Scotland

June 23, 2013 | 188 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s U-18 boys won three games three from their series in Bellahouston, winning 5-0, 2-0 and 4-2 against Scotland as preparations continue for their European championships in Gasawa, Poland in early July

News in brief: Irish U-18s take on Scotland

News in brief: Irish U-18s take on Scotland

June 21, 2013 | 326 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s U-18s continue their preparations for this summer’s European championships with a series in Scotland; UCD men’s seconds and Banbridge seek new coaches for 2013/14 season

Logue, Shaw and Caren confirmed in Irish roles

Logue, Shaw and Caren confirmed in Irish roles

May 16, 2013 | 266 views | Comments (3)

Mary Logue, Graham Shaw and Johnny Caren have all been confirmed in coaching roles with the former duo taking on roles in the women’s setup while Caren will take on the Irish U-21 men’s side; Irish U-18 boys Euro squad also named

Irish U-21s down Turkey and Lithuania

Irish U-21s down Turkey and Lithuania

July 19, 2012 | 249 views | Leave a comment

Both Irish U-21 men and women picked off comfortable wins to advance their European hopes; the men won 8-0 against Lithuania to confirm their place in the final; the women beat Turkey 4-0 in their opening game

U-21 men create history with 17-0 Bulgaria win

U-21 men create history with 17-0 Bulgaria win

July 18, 2012 | 252 views | Comments (4)

Ireland’s U-21 men created European junior nations history as they recorded the highest win since the U-21 grade was introduced in 1976 with Stephen Dowds scoring five times in a 17-0 defeat of Bulgaria

Irish U-21s shoot down Wales to sign off for Euros in emphatic fashion

Irish U-21s shoot down Wales to sign off for Euros in emphatic fashion

July 13, 2012 | 206 views | Comments (3)

The numbers continue to pile up for the Irish U-21 boy’s side as they brought their tally to five wins from five and 19 goals to their name to build up for the European ‘C’ division campaign in Bratislava next week.

Irish U-18 girls share English series

Irish U-18 girls share English series

July 13, 2012 | 129 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s U-18 girls continued their impressive form as they shared their three game series with England in Lilleshall this week.

Ireland U-18 boys rue lack conversion rate

Ireland U-18 boys rue lack conversion rate

July 12, 2012 | 343 views | Comments (2)

Graham Shaw felt his side were “arguably the better side” over the course of their three game series against England in Belfield this week but the sharp-shooting that defined their Celtic Cup win deserted them this week.

Ireland U-16 boys smash Ukraine; girls miss out on bronze

Ireland U-16 boys smash Ukraine; girls miss out on bronze

July 8, 2012 | 259 views | Comments (5)

Ireland’s boys retained European U-16 top tier status and claim a fifth place finish in Austria; the girls finished fourth following a narrow loss to Spain; both the U-18 girls and boys won their Celtic Cups, U-21 women fall 3-2 to Germany