Hermes

Second half strikes lift Hermes top once again

Second half strikes lift Hermes top once again

February 23, 2015 | 3,129 views | Leave a comment

Hermes returned to the top of women’s Leinster division one on a wild night in Kilcock as they got the better of North Kildare with a second half burst.

Hermes and Elks set for ISC final showdown

Hermes and Elks set for ISC final showdown

February 22, 2015 | 3,919 views | Leave a comment

Hermes will face the Ulster Elks in the final of the women’s Irish Senior Cup following their victories over Cork Harlequins and Railway Union, respectively, in contrasting ties; Loreto, Pembroke and UCD all won in division one

Leinster leaders face tough road trips in Irish Senior Cup semis

Leinster leaders face tough road trips in Irish Senior Cup semis

February 20, 2015 | 4,024 views | Leave a comment

The first national finalists of the 2014/15 season will become known on Saturday afternoon as Leinster leaders Hermes and Railway Union hit the road for the Irish Senior Cup semi-finals to meet Cork Harlequins and Ulster Elks, respectively.

Morrissey’s golden goal sees Railway into IJC semis

Morrissey’s golden goal sees Railway into IJC semis

February 15, 2015 | 1,917 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union and Pembroke go into the women’s Irish Junior Cup semi-final draw along with Queen’s University and Bandon following this weekend’s quarter-finals. Pembroke II look all but certain of landing the women’s division two league after another confident performance

Hermes still in running for four titles after double success

Hermes still in running for four titles after double success

February 15, 2015 | 3,663 views | Leave a comment

Hermes get huge boost in women’s Leinster Division One title push as Railway and Pembroke tie; Loreto squeeze past North Kildare while Glenanne and Corinthian play out stalemate while UCD pick off strong win over Old Alex; Railway and Hermes into JP semi-finals

Pembroke the latest to attempt breaking Railway’s run

Pembroke the latest to attempt breaking Railway’s run

February 13, 2015 | 4,003 views | Leave a comment

With the Irish senior women on a five-day training camp, this weekend could see some more unexpected twists and turns in the women’s Leinster division one title race with four sides covered by just three points with three games to go.

Hermes and Pegasus sew up IHL Pool A; Loreto, UCD and Ards to tussle for finals tickets in Pool B

Hermes and Pegasus sew up IHL Pool A; Loreto, UCD and Ards to tussle for finals tickets in Pool B

February 8, 2015 | 856 views | Leave a comment

Hermes and Pegasus confirmed their place in the final four of the women’s IHL with a game to spare following their respective wins over Ballymoney and Lurgan; Loreto and UCD currently occupy the playoff places in Pool B after their vastly different wins over the weekend but, with Ards breathing down their neck

UCD fall foul of registration rules but still remain in honours mix despite points deduction

UCD fall foul of registration rules but still remain in honours mix despite points deduction

February 6, 2015 | 4,176 views | Leave a comment

At times, it would seem UCD’s toughest challenge this year for top honours appears to be registration rules. The Belfielders would have gone top on Thursday evening thanks to a high octane 2-1 win over Loreto but for a registration issue while they have also bee docked IHL points

Flying Flynn nabs famous win for Muckross II

Flying Flynn nabs famous win for Muckross II

February 2, 2015 | 1,834 views | Leave a comment

Aoife Flynn struck the odd goal in five to hand Muckross II an excellent women’s Irish Junior Cup 3-2 win over Pegasus, currently third in Ulster’s Junior One division.

Leading quintet clean up against bottom five as IHL race remains incredibly tight

Leading quintet clean up against bottom five as IHL race remains incredibly tight

February 1, 2015 | 3,478 views | Comments (1)

The women’s Leinster division one top five remains as tight as ever with the leading quintet all running up wins over those in the bottom half without conceding a goal. Railway Union, Hermes, Glenanne and UCD II made it through to the final four of the Jacqui Potter Cup

Loreto’s international returnees give extra freedom for front line for key Alex tie

Loreto’s international returnees give extra freedom for front line for key Alex tie

January 30, 2015 | 4,387 views | Leave a comment

It’s a top five against bottom five Saturday in women’s Leinster division one meaning any slip up from the leaders will be hugely costly in the battle for their respective ambitions.

Railway II continue winning ways; TRL stun Muckross in women’s Irish Hockey Trophy

Railway II continue winning ways; TRL stun Muckross in women’s Irish Hockey Trophy

January 26, 2015 | 2,104 views |

Railway Union II moved up to a share of second place with their fourth win in succession as they got the better of Loreto II 4-1; Three Rock Ladies scored the biggest surprise of round three of the Irish Hockey Trophy as they got the better of high-flyers Muckross

Loreto win big to end Hermes’ long unbeaten run

Loreto win big to end Hermes’ long unbeaten run

January 26, 2015 | 3,316 views | Leave a comment

Loreto ended Hermes’ long winning run in the Leinster league, dating back to day one of the season, marking a big moment in the title race and also in the Beaufort’s push for an IHL spot on Sunday.

Railway, Hermes, Cork Harlequins and Elks through to ISC semi-finals

Railway, Hermes, Cork Harlequins and Elks through to ISC semi-finals

January 25, 2015 | 3,259 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union, Hermes, Cork Harlequins and Ulster Elks are through to the final four of the women’s Irish Senior Cup thanks to their Saturday wins in the competition; UCD strengthen their place in the IHL places while Trinity land third win of the women’s div one campaign

Glens looking to add to list of ISC scalps

Glens looking to add to list of ISC scalps

January 23, 2015 | 3,168 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne are looking to add another shock to their Irish Senior Cup collection on Saturday when they host 2013 champions Railway Union in Tallaght in a wide open quarter-final line-up; Hermes face familiar faces in a UCD-esque reunion against Belfast Harlequins

Frozen fixtures sees div two status quo remain

Frozen fixtures sees div two status quo remain

January 21, 2015 | 1,703 views | Leave a comment

Just three games survived the inclement weather in women’s Leinster division two this week with two ties falling foul of the frost on Saturday while the midweek tie between Old Alex II and Muckross also fell.

UCD scrape past Trinity in student showdown

UCD scrape past Trinity in student showdown

January 18, 2015 | 4,101 views | Leave a comment

Just a single goal was required for Hermes to keep their three-point lead in women’s division one in tact; Railway stay in touch while UCD battled to overcome impressive Trinity; Loreto move back up to fourth while Old Alex’s IHL push falters

International absentees to test Leinster’s top sides once again in division one

International absentees to test Leinster’s top sides once again in division one

January 16, 2015 | 3,979 views | Leave a comment

With the Irish senior women starting their three-game series with Spain on Saturday in Valencia, the top sides in Leinster women’s division one have to negotiate another weekend without their top players.

Ward fires Pembroke II six points clear

Ward fires Pembroke II six points clear

January 12, 2015 | 1,845 views | Leave a comment

Alice Ward got the only goal to help Pembroke II moved six points clear at the top of women’s Leinster division two as they got the better of their closest rivals prior to the weekend, Muckross.

Pembroke, Hermes and Railway progress IHL hopes

Pembroke, Hermes and Railway progress IHL hopes

January 12, 2015 | 3,555 views | Leave a comment

On an eye-catching day in women’s Leinster division one, UCD lose further ground in the title race as North Kildare land first point of the season; Pembroke shade their battle with Loreto, Hermes stay three clear while Railway are too hot for Old Alex to handle; Glenanne and Trinity tie