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Hockey Ireland to overhaul club affiliation fees

Hockey Ireland to overhaul club affiliation fees

May 19, 2017 | 1,142 views | Leave a comment

The Hockey Ireland AGM will take place on Sunrday, May 21 at 11.30am in the Talbot Hotel in Stillorgan with an overhaul of the current level of affiliation fees for the following season set to be overhauled.

EY Working Group to form panel to discuss way forward for league

EY Working Group to form panel to discuss way forward for league

May 15, 2017 | 1,143 views | Leave a comment

In conjunction with the EY Hockey League Working Group, the Hook ran a survey to gather opinions on how people felt about the national league following its first two seasons.

Lurgan in control of women’s EY round-robin phase

Lurgan in control of women’s EY round-robin phase

April 22, 2017 | 786 views | Leave a comment

Lurgan holds the aces in the women’s EY round-robin series for promotion to the national league following back-to-back wins at Grange Road, beating Greenfields 3-0 and, crucially, Trinity 3-2.

Saturday round-up – April 22

Saturday round-up – April 22

April 22, 2017 | 949 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge claimed the EYHL title as they stayed ahead of Three Rock Rovers on goal difference as they ran up big wins over Railway Union and Instonians; UCD are destined for the relegation playoff while Monkstown rubber-stamped down the fourth Champions Trophy place

Cookstown and Annadale through to EY playoff final

Cookstown and Annadale through to EY playoff final

April 22, 2017 | 1,014 views | Leave a comment

Cookstown and Annadale will battle it out for the automatic promotion place, guaranteeing an Ulster side will replace Instonians in the EY Hockey League for the 2017/18 season.

Trinity and Old Alex form Leinster challenge in provincial playoff series

Trinity and Old Alex form Leinster challenge in provincial playoff series

April 20, 2017 | 890 views | Leave a comment

Trinity and Old Alex form the two-pronged Leinster bid for a place in the EY Hockey League as the second phase of the provincial playoffs this weekend will produce an automatically promoted side to the national competition.

Trinity to introduce inaugural Wheeler Plate

Trinity to introduce inaugural Wheeler Plate

April 10, 2017 | 586 views | Leave a comment

Trinity Hockey will host the inaugural Wheeler Plate match between the Ladies alumni President’s XI and current students XI on April 21 at 4.30pm in College Park.

Saturday round-up – April 8

Saturday round-up – April 8

April 8, 2017 | 1,507 views | Leave a comment

UCD won the women’s EYHL with a late Lena Tice winner vs Hermes-Monkstown; Banbridge and TRR kept on winning in the men’s EYHL; here’s the Saturday round-up

Hermes-Monkstown and UCD ready for women’s EY title showdown; Belfast Quins’ Hinch-spiration

Hermes-Monkstown and UCD ready for women’s EY title showdown; Belfast Quins’ Hinch-spiration

April 7, 2017 | 478 views | Leave a comment

After a couple of months of anticipation, the wait is finally over as Hermes-Monkstown face UCD in the showdown to decide the women’s EY Hockey League regular season champion with the first European spot on the line.

Loreto school and club apply for capital grant

Loreto school and club apply for capital grant

April 4, 2017 | 434 views | Leave a comment

Loreto High School Beaufort and Loreto Hockey Club have placed an application for a sports capital grant to resurface their hockey pitch.

Saturday round-up – April 1

Saturday round-up – April 1

April 1, 2017 | 965 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock extended their lead at the top of the men’s EY league; Hermes-Monkstown took the advantage going into the final day of the women’s EY league; here’s today’s results round-up

Genesis and Corinthian swap places on closing day

Genesis and Corinthian swap places on closing day

March 28, 2017 | 636 views | Leave a comment

On a low-key end to the season, Genesis were the one side to make a move on the final day of the campaign as their 4-1 win saw them jump ahead of Corinthian in the rankings into sixth place.

Tarf complete Leinster’s EY playoff quota

Tarf complete Leinster’s EY playoff quota

March 27, 2017 | 945 views | Leave a comment

Clontarf completed the Leinster sides to contest the EY Hockey League promotion playoffs, breaking into the top three on the last day of the season for a second successive season.

Saturday round-up – March 25

Saturday round-up – March 25

March 25, 2017 | 874 views | Leave a comment

Catholic Institute, Belvedere and North Down were crowned champions of their respective national titles; leaders Bann, TRR and Garvey and Hermes-Monkstown and UCD continued their title pushes

Survey: what improvements would you suggest for the EYHL?

Survey: what improvements would you suggest for the EYHL?

March 23, 2017 | 786 views | Comments (1)

In conjunction with the EY Hockey League Working Group, the Hook is ran a survey to get feedback on the current structures relating to the national and regional leagues. Here is a snap-shot of some of the views

Survey: alternative suggestions for EYHL promotion relegation

Survey: alternative suggestions for EYHL promotion relegation

March 19, 2017 | 961 views | Leave a comment

In conjunction with the EY Hockey League Working Group, the Hook is running a survey to get feedback on the current structures relating to the national and regional leagues. We will post some of the views expressed on each of the questions in the next few days.

Delany treble puts Railway in seventh heaven

Delany treble puts Railway in seventh heaven

March 17, 2017 | 770 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union eased to their fourth Jacqui Potter Cup title since 2011 with a facile win over a UCD side short their international stars, winning out 7-0 at Grange Road.

Survey: the balance between provincial and leagues

Survey: the balance between provincial and leagues

March 16, 2017 | 717 views | Leave a comment

** In conjunction with the EY Hockey League Working Group, the Hook is running a survey to get feedback on the current structures relating to the national and regional leagues. We will post some of the views expressed on each of the questions in the next few days.

Trinity the Leinster leaders with EYHL promotion on the mind

Trinity the Leinster leaders with EYHL promotion on the mind

March 13, 2017 | 619 views | Leave a comment

Trinity’s ladies are now fully focused on landing an EY Hockey League berth following their run to the Leinster league title that bore silverware last Saturday afternoon.

Reds complete back-to-back Leinster titles with EY promotion now the target

Reds complete back-to-back Leinster titles with EY promotion now the target

March 13, 2017 | 976 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian sealed top spot and back-to-back men’s Leinster division one success with a 2-1 victory on Saturday against a committed Avoca team; Tarf and Trinity go down to wire in promotion playoff chase