Mens Division 1

Weston and UCD set for relegation six-pointer

Weston and UCD set for relegation six-pointer

March 4, 2011 | 1,436 views | Comments (9)

Its fight or flight time for Weston and UCD as a virtual relegation decider plays out at Belfield on Saturday as both sides seek their first win of difficult campaigns.

Post works against YM in Rovers’ draw

Post works against YM in Rovers’ draw

March 3, 2011 | 1,026 views | Leave a comment

YM’s hopes of ending their wait for a men’s division one crown took a blow at Alexandra College tonight as Three Rock took a point, continuing their decent form of late.

Town back in business as Pembroke falter

Town back in business as Pembroke falter

March 2, 2011 | 1,320 views | Comments (7)

Pembroke’s league hopes took a big blow in Rathdown as an understrength Monkstown got second half goals to convert a scoreless first half into victory for the second week running.

Glens battle past Rovers to extend league lead

Glens battle past Rovers to extend league lead

March 1, 2011 | 929 views | Comments (1)

Glenanne showed their ability to grind out a result as they twice came from behind to get the better of Three Rock; Corinthian strengthened their position but Rovers surprised Monkstown to get back into IHL contention

Cup specialists Town spy third cup final

Cup specialists Town spy third cup final

February 25, 2011 | 1,631 views | Comments (1)

Wednesday’s Mills Cup victory for Monkstown added another justification to the cup specialist’s tag as they have two cup finals to look forward to in their bid to finally get back amongst the senior silverware.

Title lead changes again as Glens tonk UCD

Title lead changes again as Glens tonk UCD

February 21, 2011 | 1,246 views | Comments (16)

YMCA and Glenanne overtake Pembroke with comfortable wins while Corinthian and Three Rock made their move in the IHL race. Elsewhere, the Glens are into the Mills Cup final while Kilkenny are into the IHC semis

Railway and Rovers face royal IHL rumble

Railway and Rovers face royal IHL rumble

February 18, 2011 | 1,763 views | Comments (7)

Railway Union’s IHL credentials will be put through another vital trial in men’s division one as Three Rock Rovers come to visit on Saturday afternoon.

Corners key for Monkstown in Lucan

Corners key for Monkstown in Lucan

February 18, 2011 | 1,350 views | Comments (3)

Corner goals in the first and last five minutes at Griffeen Valley Park handed Monkstown a first league win since November as closed the gap on the leading trio with victory over Weston.

Title races revs up for Pembroke and Glens

Title races revs up for Pembroke and Glens

February 16, 2011 | 1,085 views | Leave a comment

The title race stepped up a notch on Tuesday night as Pembroke broke YMCA’s unbeaten run from one of the highest quality games of the season to date while Glenanne’s early blitz downed Railway Union

Reds fail to breach Fingal blockade

Reds fail to breach Fingal blockade

February 14, 2011 | 1,101 views | Leave a comment

Fingal survived a second half onslaught to record their second league win of the season on Sunday afternoon to move within striking distance of the IHL places, denting Corinthian’s hopes in the process. Also, the IHT and IHC draws were also made on Sunday

National indoor titles up for grabs in Tallaght

National indoor titles up for grabs in Tallaght

February 10, 2011 | 1,929 views | Leave a comment

After six Sundays of group matches, the National Indoor Trophy reaches its second finals weekend in the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght with 12 sides fighting it out for the men’s and women’s honours.

Repeat dose for UCD as Pembroke prosper

Repeat dose for UCD as Pembroke prosper

February 8, 2011 | 1,137 views | Comments (1)

Groundhog day for UCD who fell to Pembroke 8-2 for the second Tuesday running, again going in at the break in the mix only to be swept away in the second half.

Fingal fightback denies Rovers

Fingal fightback denies Rovers

February 6, 2011 | 1,238 views | Leave a comment

Corner goals from David Bane and Chris Neville saw Fingal bounce back from a two-goal deficit to register yet another 2-2 draw though the result does neither club much favours in their pursuit of an IHL place.

Formative weekend for men’s IHL hopefuls

Formative weekend for men’s IHL hopefuls

February 4, 2011 | 1,762 views | Comments (1)

With just a bonus-point win covering first and last, the third series of games in Pool A of the men’s Irish Hockey League has the potential to split the group in two as the current top three attempt to ditch the lower trio.

Second half storm sees Pembroke close gap

Second half storm sees Pembroke close gap

February 2, 2011 | 1,268 views | Comments (1)

Seven second half goals saw Pembroke move back to within three points of top spot at Serpentine Avenue as they blew away a UCD side who initially threatened an upset.

Draw-masters hold fifth with Corinthian draw

Draw-masters hold fifth with Corinthian draw

January 29, 2011 | 1,159 views | Leave a comment

Draw-masters Railway clocked up yet another 2-2 tie, again scoring the last goal of the game to keep their place in the top in the men’s division one rankings as Peter English’s drag-flick grabbed a point against Corinthian

YM and Garvey to emerge as contenders

YM and Garvey to emerge as contenders

January 28, 2011 | 2,078 views | Comments (1)

With Leinster and Ulster’s current table-toppers colliding in Milltown, where the provincial balance of power on the club scene lies will be put to the test for the first time this season in the second round of the Irish Senior Cup

O’Malley double downs Weston in div one

O’Malley double downs Weston in div one

January 25, 2011 | 1,213 views | Comments (6)

Glenanne moved back to within striking distance at the top of men’s division one with a comfortable win at St Mark’s on Monday night, running up a 4-0 win with Eddie O’Malley scoring a brace against Weston

Bruton shoots YM five points clear

Bruton shoots YM five points clear

January 24, 2011 | 1,303 views | Leave a comment

Jonathan Bruton’s first half hat-trick powered YMCA into a five-point lead at the top of division one over Glenanne, slowing Railway Union’s drive for an IHL place.

Cup commitments limit league ties

Cup commitments limit league ties

January 21, 2011 | 1,540 views | Comments (17)

Men’s division one takes a back seat this weekend with just two back matches being played as the focus switches to the Irish Junior Cup and the Irish Hockey Trophy this weekend