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Browne and O’Connor nick last ditch draws for UCD and Glenanne

Browne and O’Connor nick last ditch draws for UCD and Glenanne

September 25, 2016 | 1,576 views | Leave a comment

Drama galore late in the day at both Belfield and Glenanne Park as UCD and Glenanne nabbed late draws in the closing minutes; Lisnagarvey thump Railway; Monkstown go two from two and Cork C of I ease by Pembroke

Promoted UCD and Inst push playoff sides close but secure no points on opening day

Promoted UCD and Inst push playoff sides close but secure no points on opening day

September 25, 2016 | 1,538 views | Comments (3)

The two promoted sides Inst and UCD pushed last season’s playoff teams Pembroke and Lisnagarvey all the way but ended up without points; Monkstown won handily as did Railway while Banbridge won a thriller against Three Rock

Six of the best for O’Flanagan as Hermes-Monkstown begin with a bang

Six of the best for O’Flanagan as Hermes-Monkstown begin with a bang

September 24, 2016 | 1,300 views | Leave a comment

Hermes-Monkstown begin with a bang courtesy of Anna O’Flanagan’s half dozen; Railway and UCD also ran up big wins while Cork Harlequins edged out Loreto; Pegasus won the Ulster derby with something to spare

The season starts here – Garvey the team to beat as men’s EYHL season returns

The season starts here – Garvey the team to beat as men’s EYHL season returns

September 22, 2016 | 1,320 views | Leave a comment

Hot on the heels of a first Olympic summer for the Irish men’s team in over a century, the EY Hockey League provides a major showcase for new fans of the sport to see the Rio stars up close and personal.

Railway Union – Men’s EYHL preview

Railway Union – Men’s EYHL preview

September 22, 2016 | 860 views | Comments (1)

A glut of new arrivals means Railway will work with a much larger panel than the one that was stretched to the limit at times last season.

Efficient Pegasus keep title retention hopes alive

Efficient Pegasus keep title retention hopes alive

April 30, 2016 | 2,210 views | Leave a comment

Two final quarter goals saw Pegasus show ruthless efficiency to claim a place in the women’s EY Champions Trophy final, eliminating Railway Union in a closely fought semi-final battle.

Hermes the team to beat in last outing before merger on women’s EYHL finals weekend

Hermes the team to beat in last outing before merger on women’s EYHL finals weekend

April 29, 2016 | 1,907 views | Leave a comment

Hermes, in their last outing in their current form, will look to add the EY Champions Trophy crown, and the title of national champions, as the side to beat as the inaugural women’s EY Hockey League reaches its thrilling finale this weekend at Havelock Park, Banbridge.

Smyth’s double sees Railway land Champions Trophy place, joining Pembroke, Hermes and Elks

Smyth’s double sees Railway land Champions Trophy place, joining Pembroke, Hermes and Elks

April 17, 2016 | 2,782 views | Leave a comment

Railway came from a goal down to beat Pembroke and reach the EYHL playoffs ahead of UCD; Pegasus also stamped their ticket with a win over Ulster Elks; UCD ended fourth while Cork Harlequins moved up to sixth; Hermes saw off UCC to cap their season

Pembroke claim last EY Champions Trophy berth

Pembroke claim last EY Champions Trophy berth

April 17, 2016 | 2,383 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke claimed the last remaining men’s EYHL Champions Trophy place, jumping ahead of Glenanne on the final day of the regular season; Annadale were relegated while Cookstown were confirmed the relegation playoff berth

Railway and UCD dice for last remaining Champions Trophy place

Railway and UCD dice for last remaining Champions Trophy place

April 15, 2016 | 2,451 views | Leave a comment

Railway or UCD looks to be the main equation on the final day of the women’s EY Hockey League to untangle who will reach the Champions Trophy playoffs while the race to join the elite league begins in earnest.

Men’s EY playoff battles abound at top, bottom and for promotion

Men’s EY playoff battles abound at top, bottom and for promotion

April 15, 2016 | 2,561 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne, Pembroke and Three Rock’s Champions Trophy chances along with the fate of Annadale, Cookstown and Cork C of I are the remaining bones of contention on the final weekend of the inaugural men’s EYHL regular season.

Boucher gives Glens the impetus in playoff chase

Boucher gives Glens the impetus in playoff chase

April 11, 2016 | 2,973 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne took the impetus in the race for the final men’s EYHL Champions Trophy playoff place thanks to a smash and grab win over Railway; Pembroke are up to fifth with Rovers dropping to sixth; all will battle for fourth on day 18

Ards safe as Railway playoff chase goes on

Ards safe as Railway playoff chase goes on

April 11, 2016 | 2,411 views | Leave a comment

Ards secured their place in the women’s EY Hockey League for another season with a smash and grab 1-0 win over Railway Union at Park Avenue with Chloe Brown once again the heroine.

Dale ends C of I’s winless streak in style; playoff race still no clearer

Dale ends C of I’s winless streak in style; playoff race still no clearer

April 9, 2016 | 3,132 views | Leave a comment

The battle for the fourth EYHL playoff place remains as close as ever with Three Rock and Pembroke drawing while Railway also drew with Annadale. Cork C of I won for the first time since October while Town confirmed their Champions Trophy spot

Three rounds in eight days as men’s EYHL playoff place hurtles to conclusion

Three rounds in eight days as men’s EYHL playoff place hurtles to conclusion

April 8, 2016 | 2,398 views | Leave a comment

The race for the men’s EY Hockey League Champions Trophy and relegation places hurtles to a conclusion with the concluding three rounds of the inaugural season playing out in the next eight days.

Garvey race to EYHL title with comprehensive victory over Annadale

Garvey race to EYHL title with comprehensive victory over Annadale

April 3, 2016 | 1,612 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey’s imperious form in the EY Hockey League saw them race over the winning line in brilliant fashion, winning out 7-2 against near neighbours Annadale, claiming the inaugural regular season crown and a European spot to boot.

Garvey on brink of inaugural EY league title

Garvey on brink of inaugural EY league title

April 1, 2016 | 793 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey stand on the precipice of the inaugural EY Hockey League with a potential win over bottom placed Annadale on Saturday putting them over the line with three games to go.

Impressive Railway shine in Junior Jacqui Potter final

Impressive Railway shine in Junior Jacqui Potter final

March 18, 2016 | 2,616 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union’s supremely talented Under-16 side took down the Junior Jacqui Potter Cup title in some style thanks to a 3-0 win over over Muckross writes Jack McCann

McGirr shoots gritty Loreto to Jacqui Potter Cup glory

McGirr shoots gritty Loreto to Jacqui Potter Cup glory

March 17, 2016 | 2,444 views | Leave a comment

Jessica McGirr’s single strike, allied to a huge defensive effort, saw Loreto win the Jacqui Potter Cup title for the first time since 2004 as they got the better of national league side Railway Union.

Loreto looking to prove point against Railway

Loreto looking to prove point against Railway

March 16, 2016 | 1,751 views | Leave a comment

Recently crowned Leinster champions Loreto are hoping to make a further statement that they belong at the top table of Irish hockey when they meet Railway Union in the final of the Jacqui Potter Cup on St Patrick’s Day at Grange Road. (2.15pm)