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Men's early season fixtures announced

Men's early season fixtures announced

July 26, 2008 | 113 views | Leave a comment

The provisional early-season fixtures have been released by the Leinster branch. The season opens up for the firsts for the second year running with the first two rounds of the Neville Cup on September 13 and 20 as well as two rounds of division 4. Two eye-catching ties in the Neville, Monkstown face Pembroke while […]

News in brief – Coaches on the move

News in brief – Coaches on the move

July 24, 2008 | 115 views | Leave a comment

* John McInroy will take on a player-coach role at Corinthian next season, moving from Pembroke after two seasons with the current Irish Senior Cup holders. * Glenanne have signed up Arul Anthoni for the 2008/09 season. The former Malaysian international arrived in January 2007 and has been coach of Dublin University men up to […]

Under-18s set for Four-Nations tournament

Under-18s set for Four-Nations tournament

July 24, 2008 | 167 views | Leave a comment

The Irish under-18 boys and girls depart on Monday for a Four-Nations tournament runs next week in Cardiff, Wales to run from July 29 to – August 1. On the boys side, John Hobbs heads up the management team – in place of Arul Anthoni who is currently on leave with his family in his […]

The Hooks: Goalkeeper of the Year

The Hooks: Goalkeeper of the Year

July 11, 2008 | 139 views | Leave a comment

On the men’s side, after a pre-season of transfers, the standard of goalkeeping in Leinster is now absurdly high. It’s interesting to note that Monkstown’s Dave Fitzgerald and Corinthian’s Ross Murray are both involved with Irish development squads but barely got a look-in at the Leinster senior squad. Iain Walker, Charlie Henderson and Stephen Doran […]

Piccioli moves to Three Rock

Piccioli moves to Three Rock

June 30, 2008 | 157 views | Leave a comment

Former Venezualan international Lucas Piccioli has made the short journey across Marlay Park to join Three Rock Rovers from Corinthian for the 2008/09 season. Piccioli, who also works for the IHA as the Eastern RDO, joins the club as a player coach and work with head-coach Turloch O’Siochain as the club looks to build ahead […]

U-18 girls announced for Scotland series

U-18 girls announced for Scotland series

June 30, 2008 | 94 views | Leave a comment

The Irish U18 Girls squad has been announced for a three test series in Cork against Scotland to run in conjunction with the Celtic Cup at Garryduff from July 4-6. Loreto defender Hannah Matthews – who starred in the recent Club Championships – is included along with Corinthian first-teamer Alison Meeke while Development coach Guy […]

Men's Round-up

Men's Round-up

May 12, 2008 | 68 views | Leave a comment

With virtually all the domestic issues done and dusted, here’s a rundown of who won what this season: Division 2: Railway Union won the title with a bit to spare ahead of Suttonians. The key results for both sides came against Trinity with Railway recovering from 3-0 down to snatch a draw while Suttonians seemed […]

Pembroke 2nds claim treble

Pembroke 2nds claim treble

April 28, 2008 | 103 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke Wanderers men claimed a domestic treble tonight to go with their quadruple last year, only missing out on that feat with the discontinuation of the division 3 top-four competition. They beat title rivals Corinthian 4-1 to move into an unassailable lead at the top of the league table with just Fingal to play on […]

ISC Final: Monkstown v Pembroke Wanderers

ISC Final: Monkstown v Pembroke Wanderers

April 17, 2008 | 142 views | Leave a comment

The Irish Senior Cup takes centre stage this weekend with Monkstown playing Pembroke in the final at Belfield. The Town have are the big story in this year’s competition and Pembroke’s recent struggles could see the score line being a lot closer than the two sides previous encounters this season, both of which ended 4-1. […]

Men's League Results

Men's League Results

April 13, 2008 | 76 views | Leave a comment

Fingal 2 (Aidan Sweeney, Glen Shekleton) Glenanne 1 (Joe Brennan) Despite pulling out all the stops to beat Glenanne, Fingal missed out on the final automatic All-Ireland league spot in the cruellest manner. They beat the Glens, missing Stephen Butler, taking a 2-0 lead before Joe Brennan’s drag-flick narrowed the gap. They were, however, denied […]

Galway win Women's Indoor Cup

Galway win Women's Indoor Cup

April 13, 2008 | 97 views | Leave a comment

The women’s indoor cup will be travelling west this evening as Galway triumphed at the National Basketball Arena. They raced into a 3-0 lead within 10 minutes against Railway Union with Evan Murphy netting twice and Grainne Black once. Railway – coached on the day by Great Britain player, Kevin King – fought back to […]

Women's Leagues

Women's Leagues

April 3, 2008 | 102 views | Comments (1)

With the majority of the women’s leagues finishing up last week, here’s a run-down of some of the end of season results. Division 2: Bray won the league on Tuesday. IJC winners, Glenanne, could claim second spot if Pembroke 2nds take points off Railway and with it a playoff match with Three Rock for promotion/relegation. […]

Weekend highlights

Weekend highlights

April 3, 2008 | 81 views | Leave a comment

In the Irish Senior Cup semi finals, Pembroke back the Harte twins and Paddy Conlon who missed last week’s narrow win over Corinthian. Monkstown, meanwhile, are in their first final four encounter since 1979. On the league front, Glenanne begin their preparations for the All-Ireland championships against Bray. The Glens cannot be caught in third […]

Pembroke U-21 advance to final

Pembroke U-21 advance to final

April 1, 2008 | 68 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke’s young charges advanced to the final of the U-21 cup when they beat YMCA last Sunday. Scott Furlong scored the only goal of the game, appearing to take Iain Walker by surprise with his low drag-flick. YM started the stronger and had the clearer chances in a scrappy game while Pembroke looked dangerous through […]

Men's round-up

Men's round-up

March 30, 2008 | 111 views | Leave a comment

Sunday: Pembroke 2 (Alan Sothern 2) Corinthian 1 (Garth Ancher)The great title decider is still on course as Pembroke were made to sweat all the way by Corinthian, playing without Lucas Piccioli. They built up a 2-0 lead thanks to an impressive first half display but Ancher’s deflected strike before the break ensured a nervous […]

Women's Senior League Round-up

Women's Senior League Round-up

March 30, 2008 | 83 views | Leave a comment

Hermes 1 (S McDonnell) Old Alexandra 0This weekend saw the title race take, potentially, its most decisive turn as Hermes win over Alex saw them take top-spot for the first time season. Hermes hold the advantage going into their title decider with Pembroke. They snuck by an Alex side much improved in recent weeks, following […]

Weekend preview

Weekend preview

March 27, 2008 | 97 views | Leave a comment

Basically, it’s a massive weekend of hockey this week with Leinster league action, Irish senior and junior cup finals and a chance to have a look at the national team. In the men’s league, Three Rock get an immediate chance for revenge over Monkstown but if the coastal side get one over on Rovers again […]

Women's League Round-up

Women's League Round-up

March 18, 2008 | 63 views | Leave a comment

Hermes P-P Pembroke The potential league decider will have to wait for another few days. The game was abandoned after 10 minutes due to a water-logged pitch. Railway Union 0 UCD 0 Railway’s title challenge looks to have finally ground to a halt with this scoreless draw at Park Avenue. They just about remain in […]

A few ideas…

A few ideas…

March 17, 2008 | 160 views | Leave a comment

* I had an idea suggested to me today which I thought would be great. By all accounts, Justin Sherriff’s goal last Saturday was one of the best seen in a long while. One of the players there that day said that he has since rewatched it a number of times since. With more and […]

Wesley claim quadruple – Under 13 and Junior Final

Wesley claim quadruple – Under 13 and Junior Final

March 13, 2008 | 82 views | Leave a comment

Wesley completed a clean sweep of the boy’s schools titles today as they claimed the under 13 and junior cups. They were made to work hard, though, coming from behind in both matches. In the under 13 final, Stephen Keenan opened the scoring for St Andrews with a piledriver before Wesley equalised from a penalty […]