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Leinster Men’s weekend preview

Leinster Men’s weekend preview

December 12, 2008 | 176 views | Leave a comment

While many other sports are winding down for the year, the majority of men’s senior hockey teams have double weekends coming up. In divison one, Corinthian and Fingal looks the most enticing prospect – especially considering the airport-side’s amazing recovery from a 3-1 half-time deficit earlier this term to win 5-3. Corinthian look a decent […]

Women's Division One: Railway Union 1 Corinthian 0

Women's Division One: Railway Union 1 Corinthian 0

December 12, 2008 | 194 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union 1 (Kate McKenna) Corinthian 0 Kate McKenna’s (pictured) tenth minute goal was all that separated league-leaders Railway from ninth-placed Corinthian. McKenna got on the end of a good turnover move, tapping in Sinead Walsh’s shot at the back post after the midfielder had made an initial run and one-two. Railway enjoyed the majority […]

Men's Division One: Corinthian 2 Pembroke 2

Men's Division One: Corinthian 2 Pembroke 2

December 9, 2008 | 109 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian 2 (Brian Doherty, John McInroy) Pembroke 2 (Alan Sothern, Tim Lewis)Corinthian showed once again they can mix it with the big boys on their day as they prevented Pembroke from taking all three points at Whitechurch Park tonight. They led 2-1 with 16 minutes to go before Tim Lewis deflected in to tie the […]

Men's Division One: Week 8 results

Men's Division One: Week 8 results

December 6, 2008 | 110 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne 2 (Graham Shaw, Stephen Butler) TRR 2 (Patrick Shanahan, Peter McConnell) Three Rock came away slightly the happier with an away point in Glenanne despite leading at 2-1 as a reduced side once again took the field – this time Neil Lyons, Andy McConnell, Mick Maguire, Peter Blakeney and Tim Hill in the stands. […]

Men's Division One Preview

Men's Division One Preview

December 5, 2008 | 73 views | Leave a comment

The Glens title credentials will be put to the test twice this weekend with home ties against fellow IHL teams Three Rock and Fingal. They welcome back Stephen Butler and Graham Shaw after they skipped the lively Neville Cup tie with Railway in which Shane O’Donoghue starred with his third and fourth goals in the […]

Girl’s U-16 Interpros

Girl’s U-16 Interpros

December 5, 2008 | 132 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 […]

Women's Division One: Glenanne 2 Bray 1

Women's Division One: Glenanne 2 Bray 1

November 29, 2008 | 111 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne 2 Bray 1 Corinthian P Old Alex P Glenanne move into a tie for third with a 2-1 win against Bray in the only game of the day in division one. Corinthian and Old Alex fell victim to the frost. *More detail to follow, picture courtesy of Emer Keogh.

Men's Division One: Railway Union 5 UCD 2

Men's Division One: Railway Union 5 UCD 2

November 29, 2008 | 98 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union 5 (Ken Carroll, Ted Lynch, David Holmes, Mark English, Eoin McArthur) UCD 2 (Karl Smith, Rob Lynch) Railway picked up a crucial win at Park Avenue to leave UCD in real trouble at the bottom of division one. The students started reasonably well, taking the lead through Karl Smith while Railway were fortunate […]

Domestic weekend preview

Domestic weekend preview

November 27, 2008 | 511 views | Leave a comment

While the IHL shifts the focus away from domestic action for most this weekend, the Leinster leagues throw up a few fascinating fixtures, mostly in the race to avoid relegation. In men’s division one, UCD will hope they can build on the point they picked up last week down in Kilkenny against a Railway side […]

Jacqui Potter Cup: Round Two results

Jacqui Potter Cup: Round Two results

November 24, 2008 | 135 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 One: Kilkenny 1 UCD 1

Men's Division One: Kilkenny 1 UCD 1

November 23, 2008 | 86 views | Leave a comment

Kilkenny 1 (Peter Yeates) UCD 1 (Ronan Motyer)UCD got their first point of the campaign down in Kilkenny and while they will be pleased to have broke their duck, the result probably suits neither side. Peter Yeates opened the scoring 15 minutes in before ex-Corinthian player Ronan Motyer levelled matters before half-time. The second half […]

Jacqui Potter Cup fixtures

Jacqui Potter Cup fixtures

November 21, 2008 | 127 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 […]

O'Donoghue names Leinster U-18 squad

O'Donoghue names Leinster U-18 squad

November 19, 2008 | 97 views | Leave a comment

Tom O’Donoghue has selected a Leinster U-18 side full of Leinster league experience for this weekend’s girl’s interprovincial tournament in Garryduff. The former UCD coach has picked quite a diverse squad with eight clubs and ten different schools represented. Mount Sackville’s Orla Fox captains the side and is one of three players from the Phoenix […]

Women's Division One: Week Seven results

Women's Division One: Week Seven results

November 16, 2008 | 163 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union 1 (Sinead Walsh) Bray 0 Railway extend their lead to seven points at the top of division one as they were the only side in the top half to play this weekend. Sinead Walsh got the only goal of the game against a Bray-side playing their first match since coach Roy Horsfield stepped […]

Men's Division One: Week Seven results

Men's Division One: Week Seven results

November 16, 2008 | 93 views | Leave a comment

YMCA 1 (Jacob Webber) Glenanne 4 (Richie Shaw, Gary Shaw, Stephen Butler, Shane O’Donoghue) Glenanne moved into back the top three thanks to a strong second half performance after YM had taken an early lead through Jacob Webber. The Glens levelled by half-time and then pulled clear with three second half goals to stay within […]

Weekend Preview: Loreto and UCD get postponements

Weekend Preview: Loreto and UCD get postponements

November 14, 2008 | 304 views | Leave a comment

A win for Railway Union this weekend over Bray will see them build up a seven-point advantage at the top of the women’s division one after the controversial decision by the Leinster council to agree to postponements for Loreto and UCD. Loreto’s match with Hermes and UCD’s game with Old Alexandra have both been postponed […]

Leinster U-16 and U-18 squads announced

Leinster U-16 and U-18 squads announced

November 12, 2008 | 148 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 […]

Leinster Senior Cup: Round One

Leinster Senior Cup: Round One

November 9, 2008 | 150 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 […]

IJC Round One results

IJC Round One results

November 9, 2008 | 124 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 […]

Women's Division One: Week Six results

Women's Division One: Week Six results

November 9, 2008 | 99 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union 1 (Emer Dolan) Loreto 1 (Cathy McKean) Railway Union conceded their first goal of the season on Saturday in their 1-1 draw with Loreto but will still come away the happiest as they came through a grueling schedule relatively unscathed. Seven points from three games against the other title contenders has seen them […]