Interpros

Leinster U-16 and U-18 squads announced

Leinster U-16 and U-18 squads announced

November 12, 2008 | 130 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 […]

Logue announces U-18 training panel

Logue announces U-18 training panel

August 11, 2008 | 100 views | Leave a comment

Irish U-18 girl’s coach Mary Logue has announced her 25-player training panel as preparations begin for the U18 EuroHockey Nations Tournament to be held in Belgium from 7th/12th July 2009. National champions, Hermes, are well represented with Niamh Atcheler, Chloe Watkins and Gillian Pinder stepping up from the under-16s while Loreto’s Hannah Matthews – daughter […]

All-Ireland Club Championships Group Stages

All-Ireland Club Championships Group Stages

May 2, 2008 | 57 views | Leave a comment

Leinster sides Three Rock, Pembroke and Glenanne go into this weekend’s with high hopes given the province’s strong performances thu far this season. All three can rightly claim to be among the tournament favourites in a year where the Leinster senior side won the interpros with Pembroke taking the ISC title. Rovers, though, will have […]

News in brief

News in brief

March 13, 2008 | 62 views | Leave a comment

*Amy Stewart was honoured as one of Ireland’s most promising sporting prospects at the Irish Examiner National Junior Sports Stars Awards 2007 at a ceremony in Dublin. * Great Britain qualify for the Olympics ahead of India. India miss out for the first time in 70 years in their national game and the people are […]

Weekend preview

Weekend preview

February 21, 2008 | 81 views | Leave a comment

After last week’s Interpros and the International player’s return to domestic action, its making for a massive weekend of hockey in Leinster. Sunday sees the Mills Cup double-header at Whitechurch Park with Fingal against Pembroke and Glenanne with the chance to gain revenge for their 3-2 reverse before Christmas against Rovers. Graham Shaw, Stephen Butler […]

Leinster v Munster photo gallery

Leinster v Munster photo gallery

February 18, 2008 | 114 views | Leave a comment

Pictures courtesy of Adrian Boehm of Leinster’s fantastic Interpro win at the weekend. Click on the pictures to enlarge them

Three in three wins Interpros for Leinster

Three in three wins Interpros for Leinster

February 17, 2008 | 90 views | Leave a comment

Three goals in three second half minutes gave Leinster the all-important five goal cushion to win the Senior Interprovincial title on goal difference at Grange Road. Alan Sothern scored the only goal of the first half as the Blues sought to outdo Ulster’s 5-1 win over Munster. And it was the Pembroke starlet who was […]

Ulster win Ladies Interpros.

Ulster win Ladies Interpros.

February 17, 2008 | 94 views | Leave a comment

Ulster won the Ladies Interpros off the back of their wins against Munster and Connacht before falling to a late Leinster strike in the tournament’s final match. Leinster drew both their previous matches to end just a point behind the Northern side the match was, as such, a dead rubber. Suzanne Beaney opened the scoring […]

Women: Munster 1 Leinster 1

Women: Munster 1 Leinster 1

February 15, 2008 | 64 views | Leave a comment

Leinster were forced to share the spoils in a tepid tournament opener at the Interpros in Grange Road tonight. In a game of few chances, the Southern side had the more clear-cut opportunities in the closing stages and claim the win. The sides went in at the break at one each after penalty corner strikes […]

Men: Leinster 3 Ulster 3

Men: Leinster 3 Ulster 3

February 15, 2008 | 84 views | Leave a comment

Leinster will be wondering how they did not start the Interpros with a win after Keith Black’s 69th minute goal gave the Northerners a share of the spoils. Ulster did start the game in the ascendancy but a scintillating 20 minutes in the second half should have put Leinster into a commanding lead. The game’s […]

Leinster based players dominate Interpros

Leinster based players dominate Interpros

February 11, 2008 | 147 views | Leave a comment

Over half of the players set to play in this weekend’s Women’s interpros ply their trade in the Leinster leagues with Pembroke and Railway having huge representations in the home side as well as the Connacht and Munster side. Here is the full run down of players playing with Leinster clubs: Connacht: Jane Coyne (GK) […]

Leinster Squad Update

Leinster Squad Update

February 8, 2008 | 97 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne’s Stephen Doran has been brought into the Leinster Senior Squad for the interprovincials in place of Charlie Henderson.

Ulster claim Men’s Interpros

Ulster claim Men’s Interpros

January 20, 2008 | 93 views | Leave a comment

Ulster claimed the men’s under 21 Interprovincial title back from Leinster over the weekend in Hillsborough with a 4-1 win over Munster. They were made to work a lot harder than expected by a Munster side that appeared to be galvanised after Saturday’s 5-1 thrashing from Leinster. The Southerners dominated the opening half hour of […]

Women’s U21 Interpros

Women’s U21 Interpros

January 19, 2008 | 120 views | Leave a comment

Ulster totally dominated the women’s U21 Interpros scoring a massive 32 goals without conceding in their four games. They comfortably won the deciding encounter with Leinster 7-0 on Sunday afternoon to claim the title. Megan Frazer banged in the goals over the weekend, scoring a massive nine goals while Irish international Alex Speers was on […]

Men’s U21 Championships

Men’s U21 Championships

January 19, 2008 | 88 views | Leave a comment

Leinster finished their series of matches with a 5-1 win over Munster. It means they have a chance of retaining their U21 crown if Munster do the improbable and beat Ulster. More details when I receive them… Results so farUlster 2 (Neil Hamilton 2) Leinster 1 (Alan Sothern)Leinster 5 (Mitch Darling 2, Alan Sothern 2, […]

ESB Women's U-21 interpros

ESB Women's U-21 interpros

January 17, 2008 | 90 views | Comments (2)

In Lisnagarvey this weekend the women’s side of the U-21 interpros, sponsored by ESB, also take place. The tournament has been largely dominated by Ulster and Leinster, with either side winning it 23 times out of the last 24 years. The tournament sees 9 UCD players across the five entrants with a number of Leinster […]

Mens Under 21 Interpros

Mens Under 21 Interpros

January 15, 2008 | 107 views | Comments (7)

The Leinster under 21 squad has reported a full bill of health ahead of their interprovincial tournament this weekend with Stu Loughrey available to play despite few stitches. To see the full squad, click here. The tournament is expected to be a high quality one, with Leinster having three full internationals in the squad while […]

Leinster looking for clean sweep…

Leinster looking for clean sweep…

November 29, 2007 | 98 views | Leave a comment

Leinster have the chance this weekend to complete a clean sweep of the school’s Interprovincial titles. This weekend in Galway they take on Ulster, Munster, Connacht and South East to battle it out for the ESB U16 Interpros Titles. Ulster has won the title for the last two years and before that Leinster held the […]

25 Leinster players in underage squads…

25 Leinster players in underage squads…

November 16, 2007 | 160 views | Leave a comment

Twenty five Leinster players have been named in the Irish under 18 and 16 training panels announced this week, following last week’s Interpros. In the under 18 squad announced by Arul Anthoni are: David Carson (Corinthian, St Andrews), Stephen Cole (Monkstown, St Andrews), James Dalrymple (TRR, Wesley), Brian Doherty (Corinthian, Wesley), Kyle Good (TRR, Wesley), […]

Leinster claim Interpros

Leinster claim Interpros

November 11, 2007 | 92 views | Leave a comment

Leinster’s under 16 and 18s have both won their respective interprovincial championships, with the under 18 side completing the tournament unbeaten. The 18s, consisting of nine St Andrews players, took the title with a 2-0 win over Ulster on Sunday morning and a 3-3 draw with Munster later in the afternoon. They won the tournament […]