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Green Army tantalisingly close to first ever Euro semi

Green Army tantalisingly close to first ever Euro semi

August 21, 2019 | 384 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s women fell tantalisingly short of a first European Championships semi-final berth with their 1-1 draw against Germany not quite enough to see them through in Antwerp.

Leinster Hockey to run two club fundraising masterclasses

Leinster Hockey to run two club fundraising masterclasses

August 19, 2019 | 189 views | Leave a comment

Following the recent Roadshows around the province, Leinster Hockey have been going through the feedback received from clubs.  One area that stands out was the lack of awareness within clubs about how to access Government funds via the Sports Capital Grant which can be used not just for big ticket items like pitch replacement but […]

Gemma Frazer goes back to Armagh roots

Gemma Frazer goes back to Armagh roots

August 16, 2019 | 273 views | Leave a comment

Gemma Frazer has quit Belfast Harlequins after three seasons with the EY Irish Hockey League club and has joined Armagh in a shock move

Irish abroad looking to make their mark in new US season

Irish abroad looking to make their mark in new US season

August 14, 2019 | 921 views | Leave a comment

The US university hockey season is fast-approaching with 15 Irish players looking forward to the Division One campaign with scrimmages coming up in the next week.

Genesis sign up Munir as head coach and performance director

Genesis sign up Munir as head coach and performance director

July 24, 2019 | 618 views | Leave a comment

Genesis Hockey have appointed Nasir Munir as Performance Director for the club – both senior and junior sections – and as Head Coach of the first team.

Dancer reign begins with two wins as Irish youth sides endure mixed weekend

Dancer reign begins with two wins as Irish youth sides endure mixed weekend

July 15, 2019 | 271 views | Leave a comment

Sean Dancer’s reign as Ireland coach began in confident style as the Green Army recorded back-to-back wins over Scotland at Stormont with two clean sheets to boot.

JAG Boys ready for “invaluable” exposure to top tournament conditions

JAG Boys ready for “invaluable” exposure to top tournament conditions

July 13, 2019 | 386 views | Leave a comment

Irish boys underage coaches Niall Denham and Simon Lowry are looking forward to “invaluable” exposure to top level international opposition as they descend on Eindhoven for Under-18 and 16 Six Nations tournaments.

Portrane celebrate 100th season in style

Portrane celebrate 100th season in style

May 14, 2019 | 526 views | Leave a comment

All roads on the peninsula led to the Shoreline Hotel, Donabate, for the much-anticipated celebration of Portrane Hockey Club’s Centenary earlier this month.

Corinthian to face UCD and Queen’s earn shot at Insta in EYHL2 finals

Corinthian to face UCD and Queen’s earn shot at Insta in EYHL2 finals

April 28, 2019 | 883 views | Leave a comment

A Leinster side is guaranteed promotion to the men’s EY Hockey League at the expense of Cookstown after Corinthian and UCD advanced to the final of EYHL2; Catholic Institute take on Queen’s in the women’s EYHL2 decider

Reds revel in second half of season to win Leinster Division One

Reds revel in second half of season to win Leinster Division One

April 22, 2019 | 557 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian capped off their league season with a 2-0 win over Trinity to take Leinster League Division One honours, putting them in great shape for next weekend’s EYHL promotion playoffs.

UCC break Insta’s perfect record to land EYHL2 spot

UCC break Insta’s perfect record to land EYHL2 spot

April 18, 2019 | 294 views | Leave a comment

UCC retained EYHL2 status last weekend when they became the first team to beat Catholic Institute on the final day of the Munster league season.

Rovers end 21-year wait for Irish Junior Cup success

Rovers end 21-year wait for Irish Junior Cup success

April 14, 2019 | 650 views | Leave a comment

Four first half goals saw Three Rock Rovers win their first Irish Junior Cup title since 1998, the one trophy that has eluded their second string for the past five years.

Saturday round-up – April 13

Saturday round-up – April 13

April 13, 2019 | 578 views | Leave a comment

Cork C of I, Ballynahinch and Dromore won Saturday’s national titles; Banbridge confirmed their EY Champions Trophy place while Cork C of I benefitted from TRR’s big win

Five-star Tarf going up after big playoff victory

Five-star Tarf going up after big playoff victory

April 8, 2019 | 875 views | Leave a comment

Clontarf stormed back into Leinster Division One as they produced an excellent performance at Whitechurch Park on Sunday with Our Lady’s dropping back to Division Two.

Garvey move to brink of men’s EYHL title as C of I raise hopes of incredible escape

Garvey move to brink of men’s EYHL title as C of I raise hopes of incredible escape

April 7, 2019 | 965 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey scored a massive win in the men’s EYHL title chase as they beat Glenanne to end the day with a four point lead at the top of the table; Cork C of I’s Sunday win has them right back in the mix in their bid to avoid the relegation spot

EGS make school history as Dundalk and Kilian’s also succeed

EGS make school history as Dundalk and Kilian’s also succeed

April 5, 2019 | 227 views | Leave a comment

East Glendalough’s minor team picked up the school’s first ever boys hockey trophy in the school’s history; St Kilian’s won Junior B while Dundalk GS were Junior victors; round-up of recent schools finals

Awesome Trinity complete invincible Leinster league season

Awesome Trinity complete invincible Leinster league season

April 3, 2019 | 707 views | Leave a comment

Trinity produced a stunning five minutes spell before half-time to win their second Leinster Division One title in three seasons as they go into the EYHL2 promotion playoffs in great shape.

Corinthian take advantage to eke out single-point lead in Leinster

Corinthian take advantage to eke out single-point lead in Leinster

March 31, 2019 | 837 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian ended a manic weekend in men’s Leinster Division One at the top, level on points with UCD, as Railway dropped to third from first.

Cork Harlequins set up repeat of 2003 Senior Cup final against Loreto

Cork Harlequins set up repeat of 2003 Senior Cup final against Loreto

March 31, 2019 | 603 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins put an end to Pegasus’s hopes of an EYHL-Irish Senior Cup double as Emma Barber’s single goal knocked out the runaway league leaders at the semi-final stage.

Saturday round-up – March 30

Saturday round-up – March 30

March 30, 2019 | 945 views | Leave a comment

Muckross and Cork C of I scored huge wins in their bids to avoid relegation from the EYHL divisions; Corinthian moved top in Leinster Division One while Cork Harlequins won their first Munster men’s title since 2012