Mens Division 1

Leinster authorities make early cancellation call

Leinster authorities make early cancellation call

December 3, 2010 | 615 views | Comments (8)

The Leinster Ladies Hockey Union and the men’s Leinster Branch of the Irish Hockey Association yesterday took the early decision to call off all fixtures under their jurisdiction for Saturday and Sunday.

IHL fixtures called off as big freeze continues

IHL fixtures called off as big freeze continues

December 1, 2010 | 771 views | Comments (6)

The cancelations continue this week with tonight’s women’s division one re-fixture between Glenanne and Railway Union called off due to the continuing snow cover around Dublin.

Snow wipes out majority of fixtures

Snow wipes out majority of fixtures

November 27, 2010 | 554 views | Comments (15)

Overnight snow and the subsequent hazardous driving conditions have caused widespread cancelations to the domestic and national fixture schedule.

Seconds out for YM and Town round three

Seconds out for YM and Town round three

November 26, 2010 | 467 views | Comments (10)

Round three for YMCA and Monkstown as the pretenders to the Pembroke/Glenanne winner’s enclosure is the centrepiece for the men’s division one action, coming just six days after their last battle.

Pembroke stroke of fortune as Weston break duck

Pembroke stroke of fortune as Weston break duck

November 20, 2010 | 281 views | Comments (5)

Pembroke strike four-star second half performance moves them into a tie for top spot as Monkstown also closed in. Weston got their first division one point with a tie in Griffeen Valley Park against UCD

Weston and UCD face defining day

Weston and UCD face defining day

November 19, 2010 | 413 views | Comments (16)

It is make-or-break time for Weston and UCD as the table’s bottom pair face off on the Newcastle Road tomorrow in a vital tie in the relegation battle.

O’Connor earns ‘Broke share of spoils

O’Connor earns ‘Broke share of spoils

November 16, 2010 | 329 views | Leave a comment

Mick O’Connor’s superb second half strike left YMCA and Pembroke with a share of the spoils on a dirty night at Milltown, ending the hosts 100pc start to the Leinster season

O’Donoghue nets corner treble against UCD

O’Donoghue nets corner treble against UCD

November 14, 2010 | 318 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne picked off their most comfortable win of the season to date at Belfield to move back to the top of the Leinster division one table, playing their back match while their rivals were involved in the Irish Senior Cup.

Reds’ Garvey mission for revenge

Reds’ Garvey mission for revenge

November 12, 2010 | 405 views | Comments (6)

If Corinthian and Lisnagarvey can come anywhere close to matching last season’s incredible 5-6 result in the IHL semi-finals, tomorrow’s ISC opener will be some spectacle.

Wanderers fend off Town to take third spot

Wanderers fend off Town to take third spot

October 31, 2010 | 418 views | Comments (1)

Pembroke held Monkstown’s late charge at bay while Three Rock and Railway drew, seeing both drop a place in the standings. Corinthian claim their first win of the season while YMCA move top with another big win

Division One true colours to be revealed

Division One true colours to be revealed

October 29, 2010 | 473 views | Comments (6)

Men’s division one and two previews: True credentials are likely to be revealed this weekend as the new-look Pembroke, Monkstown, YMCA and Railway Union all face formative Saturday afternoon ties.

YM win record remains as Glens stay top

YM win record remains as Glens stay top

October 25, 2010 | 207 views | Comments (8)

YMCA’s 4-0 success over Three Rock means they are the only side left with a 100pc record as Glenanne drew 0-0 with Corinthian in Tallaght. Pembroke produced a comeback from 2-0 down while Railway and Monkstown also won

Reds ready for Glens revenge mission

Reds ready for Glens revenge mission

October 22, 2010 | 276 views | Comments (5)

In an interview with the Irish Independent, Corinthian captain Andrew Sutton says the mood is still high in the reds’ camp despite Glenanne’s recent comeback from the dead in the IHL.

YM soar to second in men’s table

YM soar to second in men’s table

October 19, 2010 | 300 views | Comments (7)

YMCA’s five-goal second half performance broke the will of a gutsy UCD performance, overturning an early deficit to move up to second place in the early season standings.

Late Brennan trio takes 11-goal cracker

Late Brennan trio takes 11-goal cracker

October 16, 2010 | 313 views | Comments (8)

Joe Brennan netted three goals in five minutes to see Glenanne over the line in an 11-goal battle with Monkstown in the men’s division one. Elsewhere, there were draws at Whitechurch Park and Belfield while Fingal overturned a two-goal deficit in Weston.

Glens and Town highlight busy weekend

Glens and Town highlight busy weekend

October 14, 2010 | 319 views | Comments (3)

Monkstown’s credentials will undergo severe scrutiny this weekend in Tallaght as they travel to face Glenanne in the Gerry McCabe Cup fixture between the sides occupying the top two rungs of the league. Elsewhere, there is men’s division two; women’s division one and girl’s interprovincial action in the province.

Weston ready to welcome top-tier hockey

Weston ready to welcome top-tier hockey

October 14, 2010 | 442 views | Comments (4)

Weston club chairman Emmett Hutchin describes Saturday’s first ever division one home fixture against Fingal as “an extremely significant” occasion for the Lucan club after 63 years rising through the divisions to take their place at the top table

Town and Glens keep 100pc records

Town and Glens keep 100pc records

October 2, 2010 | 306 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown and Glenanne top the table after two rounds of the men’s division one as they ousted Railway and Fingal but had it far from all their own way. Three Rock won the Rathfarnham derby while Pembroke beat Weston.

Reds and Rovers crank up usual tension

Reds and Rovers crank up usual tension

October 1, 2010 | 416 views | Comments (1)

Inauspicious starts to the season add to the usual tension between Three Rock Rovers and Corinthian as the sides from either end of the Marlay Park look to break their seasonal duck at Grange Road on Saturday.

Glens and Town strike late on opening day

Glens and Town strike late on opening day

September 26, 2010 | 354 views | Comments (13)

Glenanne and Monkstown need last-gasp strikes to down Pembroke and Three Rock with the odd goal in three in the Men’s Division One while Railway waltz to Fingal win and YM get the better of Weston