InterPro’s U18

Blues U-18s name final interpro selection

Blues U-18s name final interpro selection

November 8, 2010 | 121 views | Comments (2)

Following a delayed announcement due to a number of injury concerns, the Leinster U-18 squad was released today for the upcoming interprovincials which are set to be played in Newpark from Friday, November 19 to 21.

Ulster complete third double on the spin

Ulster complete third double on the spin

October 18, 2010 | 192 views | Comments (2)

Ulster retained both the ESB U-18 and U-16 girl’s interpro titles – both for the fourth year running – with some panache this afternoon in Milltown, completing a clean sweep in both competitions.

Leinster still in hunt to topple Ulster girls

Leinster still in hunt to topple Ulster girls

October 16, 2010 | 195 views | Leave a comment

Ulster look the team to beat in both U-18 and U-16 interprovincials after they and Leinster recorded two wins on the opening day of competition in Milltown. The battle between the two sides late on Sunday’s schedule could well decide both titles as both snuck past the challenge of Munster.

Leinster reveal new-look schoolgirl panels

Leinster reveal new-look schoolgirl panels

October 12, 2010 | 530 views | Comments (5)

Both Sarah Scott and Justin Sherriff have seen a large turnover in players for their respective U-16 and U-18 interprovincial Leinster squads who are in action all weekend at Alexandra College

Leinster U-16/18 panels host fundraiser

Leinster U-16/18 panels host fundraiser

June 23, 2010 | 103 views | Leave a comment

The Leinster U-18 and U-16 boys and girl’s teams will host a fundraising barbecue and mixed hockey tournament on Saturday afternoon in Railway Union’s Park Avenue. The day will begin with a Leinster U-18 boy’s trial before the social side of the day gets underway with registration for the U-16/U-18 mixed tournament at 2.30pm with […]

Malone names Irish U-18 training panel

Malone names Irish U-18 training panel

December 29, 2009 | 265 views | Leave a comment

Richard Malone has reduced his Irish U-18 panel down to 28 players for the upcoming year with the Irish U-18 girls, with six Leinster players getting the nod for the 2009/10 season. Speaking of the selection, head coach Malone said: “I’m delighted with the final squad chosen it brings to an end a very tough and […]

Leinster well represented in national underage panels

Leinster well represented in national underage panels

November 6, 2009 | 618 views | Comments (3)

The training panels for the remaining Irish underage squads have been announced as squads begin to be assembled ahead of European action at U-16 level in 2010 and an international fixture schedule for the U-18s next summer. To get the the selection ball rolling at U-18 level, 11 Leinster players were invited to last week’s […]

All-Ireland School's schedule and Irish U-16 panel named

All-Ireland School's schedule and Irish U-16 panel named

October 20, 2009 | 147 views | Comments (10)

The All-Ireland Schools competition gets underway tomorrow afternoon in four venues across Belfast with the undoubted highlight of day one being St Andrew’s tussle with Cookstown at 3pm at Campbell College’s pitch two. Wesley begin their campaign against Raphoe at the Roughfort venue with Kyle Good available after the back injury which kept him out of […]

Ulster take Interpro clean-sweep

Ulster take Interpro clean-sweep

October 4, 2009 | 107 views | Comments (17)

Ulster’s underage squads completed a brilliant weekend’s hockey as they claimed all four of the interprovincial titles on offer in Dublin this weekend, losing just one game across the U-18 and U-16 tournaments. It meant Leinster had to settle for second in three of the competitions with the U-18 girls edged into third by Connacht […]

Ulster hold girl’s Interpro aces

Ulster hold girl’s Interpro aces

October 3, 2009 | 105 views | Leave a comment

Two wins a piece for the Ulster U-16s and U-18s means they are in good position to retain both titles in the schoolgirl interprovincials. Standing in their way at U-18 level, though, are Connacht (11am) and Leinster (2pm) who both need a result against the northern province when they meet on Sunday. Leinster’s interest remains […]

Leinster and Ulster take Interpro initiative

Leinster and Ulster take Interpro initiative

October 2, 2009 | 98 views | Comments (5)

After day one of the boy’s interprovincials, Leinster and Ulster look set for a straight duel for the U-16 and U-18 honours after they picked up a quartet of comfortable wins over Munster at Belfield this afternoon Ulster’s U-16s opened the weekend’s action with a comprehensive 5-0 win over Munster, building up a 3-0 half-time […]

Hockey heaven as six competitions contested

Hockey heaven as six competitions contested

October 2, 2009 | 92 views | Comments (2)

A hectic weekend of hockey on six different fronts gets underway early on Friday morning as the schoolboy interpros tip off in Belfield at 10am with the meeting of Ulster and Munster’s U-16s. The ‘home’ province get underway at 2pm with the Leinster U-16s aiming to emulate last November’s victory at this level when they […]

Blues U-16 and U-18 panels named

Blues U-16 and U-18 panels named

September 21, 2009 | 193 views | Comments (19)

Gareth Borland and Rory O’Donoghue have announced their respective U-16 and U-18 panels for the upcoming interprovincial series which will be played in UCD on October 2-4. Borland includes the first player from famed GAA academy St Declan’s, Cabra, Shane Dempsey, in the panel. Dempsey is a product of the St Brendan’s/PP youth system and […]

O’Donoghue names U-18 girl’s panel

O’Donoghue names U-18 girl’s panel

September 18, 2009 | 129 views | Leave a comment

Tom O’Donoghue has named a high quality Leinster U-18 squad, packed with division one talent for what promises to be a high quality tournament at Grange Road on October 3 and 4. Ireland A pair Chloe Watkins and Gillian Pinder (as captain) are among five returnees from the 2008 panel. They are joined by Deirdre […]

Boy’s U-18 and U-16 Interprovincials: Day Three

Boy’s U-18 and U-16 Interprovincials: Day Three

November 24, 2008 | 107 views | Leave a comment

Leinster’s U-16s did the necessary against Munster on Sunday morning to guarantee retention of the interprovincial title at the first attempt – given two games to procure the three points necessary for victory. Three Rock striker Shane Madeley – son of former Irish international Robin – bagged both of the goals in a 2-0 in […]

Girl’s U-18 Interpros: Day Two

Girl’s U-18 Interpros: Day Two

November 24, 2008 | 203 views | Leave a comment

* Thanks to Alan Good for the words and Rachel McSharry for the picsUlster claimed the girls’ U-18 title by the narrowest of margins after another dramatic series of games at Garryduff earlier today. The northern province looked dead and buried after being hammered by Connacht on Saturday, but they defeated Leinster by the required […]

U-18 Girl’s Interpros: Day One

U-18 Girl’s Interpros: Day One

November 23, 2008 | 191 views | Leave a comment

*Thanks to Alan Good for the round-up and Rachel McSharry for the pictures. Connacht put themselves in pole position to win their first ever girls U-18 interprovincial title after a fascinating opening day at Garryduff. A comprehensive 3-0 rout of Ulster was followed up by a slightly sloppier 3-2 defeat of South East, to ensure […]

U-16 and U-18 Boy’s Interprovincials: Day Two

U-16 and U-18 Boy’s Interprovincials: Day Two

November 23, 2008 | 192 views | Leave a comment

*With thanks to Alan Good Ulster claimed the boys’ U18 interprovincial title with a day to spare after a topsy-turvy set of encounters at Shaw’s Bridge today. The northern province have built an unassailable six-point lead over nearest rivals Munster, while pre-tournament favourites Leinster are, amazingly, still pointless following another shock defeat. That came this […]

Boys Interpros: U-16s shine as U-18s disappoint

Boys Interpros: U-16s shine as U-18s disappoint

November 22, 2008 | 78 views | Leave a comment

Leinster U-16s stand in pole position after the first day of the interpros in Shawsbridge as they hammered Munster 5-0 – a side that had earlier beaten Ulster 1-0. Stephen Nolan opened the scoring after just 80 seconds after a stunning run by Sutton Park’s Mark Ryan. Ryan doubled up from a penalty corner and […]

Leinster U-16 and U-18 squads announced

Leinster U-16 and U-18 squads announced

November 12, 2008 | 144 views | Leave a comment

The Leinster U-18 and U-18 squads have been named for the upcoming Interprovincial series which takes place in the Shaw’s Bridge in Ulster from November 21 to 23. The U-18 side is predictably dominated by St Andrew’s and Wesley players, given their excellent performances in the All-Ireland Schools. The U-16 squad, though, shows some very […]