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Women's IJC: Round One

Women's IJC: Round One

December 7, 2008 | 286 views | Leave a comment

Ashton II 3 (Catherine McCarthy, Jenny Couhglan, Aoife Duggan) Clontarf II 0 The first round of the IJC was completed with Ashton the last name to go into the draw for the second round of the competition as they produced the goods in the second half to beat Clontarf. Goals from Catherine McCarthy, Jenny Coughlan […]

Men's Division Two: Week Six results

Men's Division Two: Week Six results

December 6, 2008 | 286 views | Leave a comment

Skerries 4 (Alan Early 2, Brian McMahon, Ronan Gannon) Weston 0 Skerries took top spot with a comfortbale 4-0 win over Weston, moving two points of clear of Bray and taking advantage of Clontarf’s abandonement. Hitman Alan Early banged in another pair with Brian McMahon chipping in while Ronan Gannon got his third of the […]

Men's Division Two preview

Men's Division Two preview

December 5, 2008 | 261 views | Leave a comment

Avoca’s visit to Bray looks the pick of the games this Saturday though a couple of recent surprises mean the other two sides on 12 points, Skerries and Clontarf can take nothing for granted against Weston and Navan respectively. Derby day on the East coast, though, could see Avoca get their title challenge into gear […]

Girl’s U-16 Interpros

Girl’s U-16 Interpros

December 5, 2008 | 357 views | Leave a comment

Mick McKinnon will hope to lead the Leinster U-16s to their ninth interprovincial title at this level but will face tough opponents all weekend with Connacht and Ulster probably the front runners in Kilkenny over the weekend. Holders Connacht go into the tournament with a number of the U-18 side that lost out on goal-difference […]

Jacqui Potter Cup: Round Two results

Jacqui Potter Cup: Round Two results

November 24, 2008 | 377 views | Leave a comment

The Jacqui Potter cup showed the difference in class between in division one and two as all seven ties went the way of the premier sides. Trinity were the big winners with a confidence boosting 6-0 win, dismissing what could have been a tricky tie against Genesis, unbeaten in division two thus far. The students […]

Men's Division Two: Week five results

Men's Division Two: Week five results

November 23, 2008 | 327 views | Leave a comment

Navan 2 (Ruairi Clarke, Francis Houlihan) Skerries 1 (Ali McMahon)Navan produced the shock of division two thus far to break their duck for the season against the league leaders, Skerries. The visitors had the majority of the play in the first half, scoring through Ali McMahon in the 30th minute from a corner. The Badgers, […]

Jacqui Potter Cup fixtures

Jacqui Potter Cup fixtures

November 21, 2008 | 341 views | Leave a comment

The majority of the second round of the Jacqui Potter cup games take place this weekend but holders Hermes’ tournament bow against Alex has been delayed due to the involvement of five players in the U-18 interpros with that tie taking place with the next ten days. Elsewhere, there may be a few tricky ties […]

Division Two preview

Division Two preview

November 21, 2008 | 266 views | Leave a comment

All division two eyes this weekend will focus on Sutton Park for the North Dublin derby between Suttonians and Clontarf. After a preseason of high hope on the Howth peninsula, Suttonians have saved their best form for the Irish Hockey Trophy while struggling in the big ties in the league. With three sides still maintaining […]

Irish Hockey Trophy results

Irish Hockey Trophy results

November 16, 2008 | 298 views | Leave a comment

Suttonians were the only side to emerge victorious from their Irish Hockey Trophy second round match, beating Portadown 3-2 on what was a tough day for Leinster sides. Bray and Skerries both lost their unbeaten records for the season, losing 5-1 to Antrim and NICS respectively. Weston were another casualty, losing 3-0 to Limerick side […]

Leinster Senior Cup: Round One

Leinster Senior Cup: Round One

November 9, 2008 | 349 views | Leave a comment

Clontarf 4 (Ciaran McNamara 2, Ross McMullen, Gareth Borland) UCD 3 (Ben Grogan, Neil Young, Tadhg Walsh-Peelo)Clontarf advance to the second round to play Railway Union after an exciting win against a UCD-side that showed the rigours of their recent schedule. Tarf went 3-1 thanks to two corner defelctions up at the Bull Ring from […]

Men's Division Two: Week Four results

Men's Division Two: Week Four results

November 9, 2008 | 298 views | Leave a comment

Skerries 4 (Ali McMahon 3, Ronan Gannon) Suttonians 3 (Mukhtar Ahmed 2, Darrell Reamsbottom)Skerries sit atop the division two table after a seven-goal cracker with Suttonians on Saturday. The visitors built up a 3-1 lead thanks to Mukhtar Ahmed’s double and Darrell Reamsbottom’s goal before Skerries launched an impressive comeback. They levelled the game up […]

IJC Round One results

IJC Round One results

November 9, 2008 | 345 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock, Pembroke, Monkstown, YMCA, Glenanne and Fingal all take their place in the hat for the second round of the IJC as they all had relatively easy passages to the next round. YM beat Belfast Harlequins thanks to goals from Gary Ryan and the youthful pair of Josh Purcell and Jamie Tobin. They join […]

Irish Junior Cup Fixtures

Irish Junior Cup Fixtures

November 7, 2008 | 427 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke’s bid for three-in-a-row gets underway this weekend with a tricky away tie up in Kilkeel as they bid to keep their incredible winning streak going. A quadruple in the 2006/07 season was followed by a treble last year – only for the fact the Wright-Carey Cup was not contested it may have been four […]

Men's Division One preview

Men's Division One preview

November 6, 2008 | 339 views | Leave a comment

Fingal begin the weekend top of division for the first time in their history and will hope to hold the position after the sixth round of matches as they hosts YMCA. This season, the club has produced some amazing comebacks, overturning a 3-1 half-time deficit against Corinthian to win 5-3, a late tie with Pembroke […]

Irish Hockey Trophy results

Irish Hockey Trophy results

November 1, 2008 | 314 views | Leave a comment

Skerries produced the result of the round for Leinster sides as they beat Belfast Harlequins at Deramore to advance to the second round of the Irish Hockey Trophy competition on a day as five Leinster sides dropped at the first hurdle. Clontarf endured a tough day on Ulster’s east coast, losing 6-0 to Kilkeel while […]

Irish Hockey Trophy gets underway

Irish Hockey Trophy gets underway

October 31, 2008 | 482 views | Leave a comment

Saturday sees the brand new Irish Hockey Trophy get under way around the country. The competition – which also acts as a qualifier for the Irish Senior Cup – sees the first elevens from the second tier in Ulster, Munster and Leinster compete with the women’s competition also including sides from Connacht and South East […]

Ladies Division One and Men's Division Two…

Ladies Division One and Men's Division Two…

October 19, 2008 | 1,655 views | Leave a comment

Ladies Division One Trinity 1 (Danielle Costigan) Bray 2 (C O’Toole, Linda O’Neill)In a reduced first division programme due to the IHL, Bray made history with their first ever division one victory, condemning Trinity to a fourth straight defeat. They are firmly rooted on the bottom of the table with Corinthian with Bray now given […]

Irish Trophy and Junior Cup draws made

Irish Trophy and Junior Cup draws made

October 15, 2008 | 316 views | Leave a comment

The newly revamped Irish Cup competitions now have their first set of fixtures available. The Irish Hockey Trophy, which offers places in the Irish Senior Cup proper for it’s four semi-finallists, sees three Leinster derbies with Bray facing Naas, Avoca against Suttonians and Weston hosting Navan. Trinity face a tricky journey up to Armagh while […]

Men's Division Two: Week One results

Men's Division Two: Week One results

October 5, 2008 | 303 views | Leave a comment

Navan 0 Suttonians 5 (Nasir Munir 3, Mark Guerin 2) The Navan Badgers felt the full brunt of Nasir Munir’s return from suspension as the player-coach clocked up a hat-trick as Suttonians began their division two campaign in impressive style. They raced into a 4-0 half-time lead, adding one more in the second half and […]

Men's Division Two preview

Men's Division Two preview

October 3, 2008 | 369 views | Leave a comment

Preseason chat may well have placed Clontarf and Suttonians as the two favourites for the coming season in division two but just a little to the north tomorrow afternoon, Skerries and Avoca could yet have a few words to say about that. Avoca have added some decent quality with Willie Aylmer coming from Fingal, Stephen […]