Women’s Division 1

Meeke and Matthews keep Loreto in touch

Meeke and Matthews keep Loreto in touch

December 22, 2011 | 88 views | Leave a comment

Loreto stayed in touch with the leaders with an edgy victory over Trinity in Santry last Monday night, leaving them three points off top spot after eight rounds of matches.

Rovers’ return puts indoor defence on track

Rovers’ return puts indoor defence on track

December 16, 2011 | 211 views | Comments (5)

Three Rock Rovers begin the defence of their National Indoor Trophy title with much the same panel at their disposal that annexed the crown last time around despite a series of emigrations.

Great Goode performance sees Hermes third

Great Goode performance sees Hermes third

December 11, 2011 | 428 views | Comments (2)

Mary Goode produced a string of fine saves to hand Hermes a crucial win over Old Alex; Railway got the better of Pembroke while their second team produced the win of the round in the Jacqui Potter Cup

Round three for Old Alex and Hermes

Round three for Old Alex and Hermes

December 9, 2011 | 101 views | Comments (3)

UCD’s midweek win over Three Rock Ladies has upped the ante for a few vital ties in the coming weeks leading up to Christmas as Hermes and Old Alex takes centre stage in women’s division one on Saturday.

Students build healthy division one lead

Students build healthy division one lead

December 7, 2011 | 87 views | Leave a comment

Despite Three Rock Ladies first goal of the league campaign, UCD took a five-point lead into the weekend as they took the spoils from a fixture brought forward from the weekend due to the students’ exam schedule.

Alex slip as UCD, Loreto and Railway push on

Alex slip as UCD, Loreto and Railway push on

December 5, 2011 | 159 views | Comments (3)

UCD were pushed all the way by Glenanne but maintained their place atop women’s division one; Railway and Loreto kept pace but Old Alex lost ground as they could not break down Corinthian; all IJC and Jacqui Potter results included

Railway’s Trin win keeps pressure on UCD

Railway’s Trin win keeps pressure on UCD

December 2, 2011 | 254 views | Comments (1)

With the top four facing the bottom four, any slips could have serious implications for a congested title race with just three points covering the leading quartet in the wake of Railway’s Thursday night win over Trinity.

Small grabs vital equaliser for Loreto

Small grabs vital equaliser for Loreto

November 28, 2011 | 368 views | Leave a comment

Loreto and Old Alex shared the spoils to see UCD stay clear at the top on their own in Leinster women’s division one; Trinity recorded their third win in five days as they recorded league and cup wins; Pembroke and Glenanne drew

Hermes and UCD vye for IHL Pool A top spot

Hermes and UCD vye for IHL Pool A top spot

November 25, 2011 | 324 views | Leave a comment

Hermes have an almost instant chance of revenge against UCD in the refixed Irish Hockey League clash, aiming to slow the rising juggernaut which has laid waste to virtually every challenge in their path to date.

Coyle touch wraps up TRL win for Trin

Coyle touch wraps up TRL win for Trin

November 23, 2011 | 74 views | Leave a comment

Ailbhe Coyle’s second half corner deflection saw Trinity jump to sixth place as they inflicted a fourth 1-0 defeat on Three Rock Ladies of their six-game division one campaign to date in Santry.

UCD and Alex maintain unbeaten runs

UCD and Alex maintain unbeaten runs

November 19, 2011 | 101 views | Leave a comment

Sides in the top half all recorded clean sheet wins over the sides in the bottom half to keep the standings as they were as UCD, Alex, Loreto and Hermes all enhanced their

UCD back on top with Hermes victory

UCD back on top with Hermes victory

November 19, 2011 | 90 views | Comments (1)

UCD knocked off another of their major rivals as a goal in each half added another dent to misfiring Hermes’ title retention hopes at Belfield on Thursday night.

No room for sentiment between former club mates as Hermes and UCD face off

No room for sentiment between former club mates as Hermes and UCD face off

November 17, 2011 | 338 views | Comments (1)

Belfield’s bright lights tonight are the stage for the big game in the Leinster women’s weekend as UCD aim to fire another huge body blow to Hermes’ title defence in a fixture brought forward from December 17.

Leinster women’s sides hit the road for tricky Senior Cup ties

Leinster women’s sides hit the road for tricky Senior Cup ties

November 11, 2011 | 157 views | Leave a comment

Following up road-trips to Galway and Belfast, UCD are once again on the road out of town for a formative test as they seem intent on quickly establishing themselves at the island’s team to beat.

Alex schoolgirls get the better of Trinity

Alex schoolgirls get the better of Trinity

November 10, 2011 | 63 views | Leave a comment

Teenage trio Emma Russell, Aisling Naughton and Erika Hinkson netted to keep Old Alex’s top start to the season going, dismissing Trinity at Milltown to move within a point of top spot with a game in hand on top place Railway.

O’Leary strikes to lift reds off bottom

O’Leary strikes to lift reds off bottom

November 5, 2011 | 211 views | Comments (1)

Melissa O’Leary’s late tap-in saw Corinthian skip up the table as they took the spoils from a tight and physical battle at Grange Road against Three Rock Ladies as their corner perseverance finally paid off; Glenanne drew 0-0 with Trinity

Pegasus set to challenge UCD credentials

Pegasus set to challenge UCD credentials

November 4, 2011 | 317 views | Comments (1)

Unbeaten in the Leinster league and intervarsities retained, UCD can well and truly announce themselves on the national stage on Saturday evening on the Malone Road as they travel to Belfast to play national champs Pegasus.

Railway go top of Leinster division one

Railway go top of Leinster division one

October 30, 2011 | 67 views | Leave a comment

Railway picked up a big 3-0 win over Hermes to take pole position in Leinster’s division one in a game brought forward as both sides had their IHL games postponed; Shane O’Donoghue powered UCD into the Neville Cup semis

Rivals return puts Leinster pair on edge

Rivals return puts Leinster pair on edge

October 28, 2011 | 123 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers’ first game on home turf since their return to the Irish Hockey League sees them face a critical date against Pembroke Wanderers with defeat likely to put huge pressure on either side to qualify for the playoffs.

Railway and TRL record seasonal firsts

Railway and TRL record seasonal firsts

October 17, 2011 | 80 views | Comments (18)

Railway Union picked up their first win of the men’s Leinster division one campaign with a 3-1 victory over UCD while Three Rock Ladies nabbed their first point with a tight 0-0 draw with Glenanne on the women’s side