Women’s Division 1

Alex, Corinthian and Muckross covered by two points

Alex, Corinthian and Muckross covered by two points

December 6, 2017 | 186 views | Leave a comment

Just two points continue to cover three teams at the top of women’s Leinster Division One following wins for Old Alex, Corinthian and Muckross as they remain clear of the chasers in the playoff positions.

Alex straight back on winning trail as Tarf and Glens get off the mark

Alex straight back on winning trail as Tarf and Glens get off the mark

November 14, 2017 | 679 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex quickly got back on the winning trail on Monday evening in women’s Leinster Division One, running up a 4-1 success against Muckross in their refixed tie.

Alex and Muckross impress as Rathgar end 41-game wait

Alex and Muckross impress as Rathgar end 41-game wait

November 7, 2017 | 818 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex and Muckross showed why they are the fancied sides to land playoff spots as they both ran up four goals in wins over Genesis and Our Lady’s, two sides who had started women’s Division One well.

Lights go out on Old Alex and Muckross table-topper

Lights go out on Old Alex and Muckross table-topper

October 26, 2017 | 748 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex and Muckross’s top-table clash was thrust into darkness at Marlborough Road on Thursday evening with seven minutes to go with floodlight failure calling a halt to the tie.

Avoca first half treble earns first win while Reds continue free-scoring ways

Avoca first half treble earns first win while Reds continue free-scoring ways

October 9, 2017 | 607 views | Leave a comment

Three first-half goals saw Avoca land their first win of the Leinster women’s Division One season, leaving Glenanne frustrated at a third successive single-goal defeat.

Reds cling on to four-goal start to see of Glens

Reds cling on to four-goal start to see of Glens

October 2, 2017 | 541 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian just about held on to beat Glenanne 4-3 on day two of women’s Leinster Division One, a win built around a brilliant spell of four goals inside 15 minutes at Whitechurch Park.

Leinster challengers line up for new season – the women’s Division One runners and riders for 2017/18

Leinster challengers line up for new season – the women’s Division One runners and riders for 2017/18

September 22, 2017 | 996 views | Leave a comment

While the EY Hockey Leagues are on hiatus once again, the Leinster women’s league does make its seasonal bow on Saturday with a full programme on the menu.

Genesis and Corinthian swap places on closing day

Genesis and Corinthian swap places on closing day

March 28, 2017 | 737 views | Leave a comment

On a low-key end to the season, Genesis were the one side to make a move on the final day of the campaign as their 4-1 win saw them jump ahead of Corinthian in the rankings into sixth place.

Trinity the Leinster leaders with EYHL promotion on the mind

Trinity the Leinster leaders with EYHL promotion on the mind

March 13, 2017 | 715 views | Leave a comment

Trinity’s ladies are now fully focused on landing an EY Hockey League berth following their run to the Leinster league title that bore silverware last Saturday afternoon.

Muckross keep Trinity honest as women’s Division One title battle goes on another week

Muckross keep Trinity honest as women’s Division One title battle goes on another week

March 5, 2017 | 976 views | Leave a comment

The women’s Leinster Division One title race will rumble on for another week after Trinity’s 2-2 draw against Genesis while Muckross kept them honest with a 7-0 win over Avoca.

Women’s EY top three face key weekend in silverware race; Trinity on verge of Leinster crown

Women’s EY top three face key weekend in silverware race; Trinity on verge of Leinster crown

March 3, 2017 | 564 views | Leave a comment

While UCD and Hermes-Monkstown are mathematically assured of a place in the EY Champions Trophy – and Cork Harlequins one win away from joining them – the regular season silverware is still very much a target up for decision.

Reds and Trinity set up St Patrick’s date; Railway and Pembroke into IJC decider

Reds and Trinity set up St Patrick’s date; Railway and Pembroke into IJC decider

February 27, 2017 | 825 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian and Trinity prevailed from their respective Jacqui Potter Shield semi-finals on a weekend packed with incident across a series of cups as well as the Leinster women’s Division One.

Trinity make major stride to Leinster Division One title

Trinity make major stride to Leinster Division One title

February 20, 2017 | 789 views | Leave a comment

Trinity beat their nearest rivals Muckross to move within touching distance of the women’s Leinster Division One title, winning out 3-1 on Marlborough Road to go seven points clear with four games to go.

Trinity remain team to catch in women’s Division One

Trinity remain team to catch in women’s Division One

February 16, 2017 | 615 views | Leave a comment

Trinity continue to hold sway in women’s Leinster Division One despite a couple of scoring blanks in the last few weeks as they face into a potentially key game against Muckross.

National Cups and Provincial Leagues take center stage this weekend

National Cups and Provincial Leagues take center stage this weekend

January 27, 2017 | 1,468 views | Leave a comment

The EY Irish Hockey League takes a back seat this weekend again as the National Cup competitions and the provincial leagues take center stage. On the women’s side the Irish Senior Cup takes center stage with the Semi-Final spots up for grabs. The tie of the round without doubt is the Dublin derby in Belfield […]

Hickey and Lambe content with progress at Avoca and Our Lady’s

Hickey and Lambe content with progress at Avoca and Our Lady’s

December 19, 2016 | 777 views | Leave a comment

Despite sitting in the bottom half of the table, Avoca and Our Lady’s have shown considerable progress in the first half of the season for coaches Ronan Hickey and Mark Lambe in women’s Leinster Division One

Westlake leads Glens big comeback against Muckross

Westlake leads Glens big comeback against Muckross

December 16, 2016 | 468 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne came back from 2-0 down to draw with Muckross on Wednesday night for what could prove an important point in the women’s Leinster Division One race for the playoff places.

Trinity strengthen Leinster lead; Dublin sides prosper in IJC

Trinity strengthen Leinster lead; Dublin sides prosper in IJC

December 13, 2016 | 875 views | Leave a comment

Jenny Long’s pair of goals saw Trinity take control of women’s Leinster Division One ahead of a quick-fire double-header this week; plenty of Leinster sides prosper in women’s Irish Junior Cup

Delany grabs late draw for Railway as Loreto go fourth

Delany grabs late draw for Railway as Loreto go fourth

December 8, 2016 | 622 views | Leave a comment

Loreto nudged their way into fourth place in the women’s EY Hockey League but were denied all three points in their refixed tie against Railway Union; Our Lady’s and Glenanne won their midweek ties in Leinster Division One

Trinity and Old Alex strengthen hold on leading places

Trinity and Old Alex strengthen hold on leading places

November 28, 2016 | 651 views | Leave a comment

Top of the table Trinity and Old Alex moved four points clear of the women’s Leinster Division One table with their respective Saturday wins; round-up of the league and results from the Irish Hockey Trophy