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Hermes – Women’s Leinster Division One

Hermes – Women’s Leinster Division One

September 19, 2014 | 3,800 views | Comments (1)

As part of a recurring theme with last year’s top four – barring UCD – Hermes will be employing a much more youthful team this term.

Railway and Loreto drawn in classic ISC first round tie

Railway and Loreto drawn in classic ISC first round tie

September 2, 2014 | 6,003 views | Comments (1)

The women’s draw for the first round of the Irish Senior Cup threw up two tasty ties as IHL semi-finalists from the past two seasons Railway Union and Loreto along with UCD and Ards set to meet on October 4.

Wortmann back for second spell in Booterstown

Wortmann back for second spell in Booterstown

August 21, 2014 | 803 views | Leave a comment

Rudi Wortmann returns for his second stint as Hermes first team coach for the 2014/15 season, taking over from Jaimee Claxton who has relocated to Wales after a year in charge of the Booterstown club.

Impressive Loreto top Pool B to set up UCD semi-final date

Impressive Loreto top Pool B to set up UCD semi-final date

March 30, 2014 | 1,008 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union will face Pegasus while Loreto will meet UCD next weekend in the semi-finals of the women’s Irish Hockey League following the completion of the group stages on Saturday afternoon.

Quartet of Pool A sides tussle for two spots in dramatic IHL fifth round

Quartet of Pool A sides tussle for two spots in dramatic IHL fifth round

March 28, 2014 | 944 views | Leave a comment

Four sides battle it out to complete the Irish Hockey League finals weekend line-up with men’s Pool A the only group still up for grabs with Pembroke, Lisnagarvey, Three Rock and Cookstown locked in direct battle; men’s and women’s IHL weekend preview

Women’s IHL semi-final line-up complete as unbeaten Railway, UCD, Loreto and Pegasus all advance

Women’s IHL semi-final line-up complete as unbeaten Railway, UCD, Loreto and Pegasus all advance

March 23, 2014 | 1,170 views | Leave a comment

The women’s Irish Hockey League semi-final berths were all decided with a game to go as Railway Union, UCD, Loreto and Pegasus will form the final four at Banbridge in a fortnight’s time

Corinthian retain Junior Jacqui Potter Cup while Hermes succeed in Plate

Corinthian retain Junior Jacqui Potter Cup while Hermes succeed in Plate

March 22, 2014 | 1,070 views | Leave a comment

Becky Sutherland nabbed a later winner for Corinthian to retain the Junior Jacqui Potter Cup title at Grange Road on St Patrick’s Day, shading Old Alex in the final for the second successive year; Hermes saw off Genesis 2-0 in the Plate

Decorated Railway and UCD aim to seal IHL semi

Decorated Railway and UCD aim to seal IHL semi

March 21, 2014 | 510 views | Leave a comment

Bouyed by their spate of honourees at the IHA Awards, Railway Union will be looking to push through to the semi-finals of the Irish Hockey League along with UCD in Pool A of the women’s Irish Hockey League.

Loreto, Pegasus, Railway and UCD forge ahead in respective women’s IHL groups

Loreto, Pegasus, Railway and UCD forge ahead in respective women’s IHL groups

March 16, 2014 | 1,240 views | Leave a comment

Big gaps have developed between the top two and the chasers in each of the women’s Irish Hockey League groups with third successive wins for Railway Union, UCD and Pegasus have put them within a point of progression while Loreto are close behind

Pool B the focus in women’s IHL while Trinity aim to end 81-year wait

Pool B the focus in women’s IHL while Trinity aim to end 81-year wait

March 14, 2014 | 985 views | Leave a comment

Three of the four Irish Hockey Leagues, on the face of it, currently offer limited potential intrigue with wedges forming between the top sides and the chasers. Not so in Pool B of the women’s competition which sees plenty of key battles to be played out; women’s weekend preview

Railway hoping for more away day glory against Hermes

Railway hoping for more away day glory against Hermes

March 7, 2014 | 3,105 views | Leave a comment

Home advantage has counted for little this term in the marquee meetings between Railway Union and Hermes in the Leinster league this season as three of the four times they have met has led to an away victory.

Doyle’s double sees Pembroke II land division two title

Doyle’s double sees Pembroke II land division two title

March 6, 2014 | 919 views |

Pembroke II finally crossed the mathematical threshold to claim women’s Leinster Division Two on Wednesday night at Grange Road as they swept to a 3-0 victory over Three Rock Ladies in a weather-affected refix.

Whelan nets Trinity II vital winner against TRL

Whelan nets Trinity II vital winner against TRL

March 4, 2014 | 1,074 views | Leave a comment

Anna May Whelan’s winner boosted Trinity II’s chances of avoiding relegation to division three, netting the final goal in a 2-1 win over Three Rock Ladies at Grange Road last Saturday afternoon.

Pinder’s maiden goal earns UCD the IHL spoils

Pinder’s maiden goal earns UCD the IHL spoils

March 3, 2014 | 1,025 views | Leave a comment

UCD squeaked to a narrow 1-0 win over Hermes for the second time this season as Gillian Pinder’s first goal in Collidge colours downed her former club in their opening Irish Hockey League tie at Belfield on Sunday.

Trinity through to historic final date with Railway

Trinity through to historic final date with Railway

March 3, 2014 | 1,457 views | Leave a comment

Trinity continued their remarkable form in this year’s Jacqui Potter Cup to keep alive their hopes of ending an 81-year drought as they saw off Pembroke on penalty strokes at Holy Child Killiney on Sunday.

Greenfields’ dream dashed by Insta as Loreto pick off huge Harlequins’ comeback

Greenfields’ dream dashed by Insta as Loreto pick off huge Harlequins’ comeback

March 1, 2014 | 1,202 views | Comments (1)

Greenfields’ debut in the women’s Irish Hockey League saw them score within a minute of tip off but ultimately fell to Cathlolic Institute in Pool A; Loreto came from 2-0 down beat Cork Harlequins while northern sides Pegasus and Ards won big

Lyons makes Pembroke II wait for title coronation

Lyons makes Pembroke II wait for title coronation

February 28, 2014 | 1,623 views | Leave a comment

Phoebe Lyons’ early goal on Monday night meant that Pembroke II’s wait for the women’s Leinster division two title will be put on hold for another little while as Loreto II kept a small sliver of hope alive that they might deny them.

Greenfields fly flag as Connacht’s first IHL team

Greenfields fly flag as Connacht’s first IHL team

February 28, 2014 | 1,023 views | Leave a comment

Following a stunning season to date, UCD are very much the team to beat in the women’s Irish Hockey League that gets under way this weekend as Ireland’s top 12 teams battle it out for the top title in the club game.

Corinthian retain division one status

Corinthian retain division one status

February 25, 2014 | 3,483 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian assured their place in women’s Leinster division one next season as they put in an assured performance to beat Glenanne 2-0 in Tallaght last Saturday, rendering North Kildare’s final day 1-0 defeat to Old Alex moot

Pembroke and Lurgan battle to be underdogs in Irish Senior Cup final against fancied UCD and Railway

Pembroke and Lurgan battle to be underdogs in Irish Senior Cup final against fancied UCD and Railway

February 21, 2014 | 4,220 views | Leave a comment

Given the storied recent history of UCD and Railway Union, no matter who emerges from Pembroke and Lurgan’s semi-final, they will be going into Sunday’s final as underdog; women’s Irish Senior Cup finals and weekend preview