St Brendan’s Phoenix Park ladies continued their incredible run of promotions as they snagged second in division seven a fortnight ago – two points behind UCD III – to make it five moves up the league ladder in seven seasons.
With the release of the Leinster men’s early season fixtures, The Hook’s preparations for the new season are also getting underway; we’re hoping you can help support the site as it enters it’s fifth season
Glenanne have developed some last minute jitters but there was enough in their second half performance on Wednesday night against Corinthian to suggest they will take the one point they need for the men’s division one title
The nominations are in and now it is your chance to have a say in who wins the first Hook Awards as the public vote for Umpire, Coach and Senior men’s and women’s player of the year went live this morning.
Just two Leinster sides remain standing in the men’s Irish Senior Cup as Ulster sides Lisnagarvey and Annadale raided Dublin to ensure there will be a new Irish entrant in the EuroHockey League in the 2011/12 season.
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
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