Women’s Division 1

Alex youngsters power Milltown side to tie at top

Alex youngsters power Milltown side to tie at top

November 7, 2010 | 427 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex produced a golden first half to sweep into a 4-0 lead and never looked back against Pembroke to move into a share of first place while Corinthian and Trinity both get off the mark for the season. Muckross advance in the IHT.

Loreto and Pegs’ tie underpins Pool A

Loreto and Pegs’ tie underpins Pool A

November 5, 2010 | 128 views | Leave a comment

The Loreto, Hermes and Pegasus axis has its first Pool A showdown of the season this weekend in the highlight of the IHL action at Beaufort this weekend. 2009 champions Loreto will be looking for revenge over Pegs for their loss last season, a result key to their elimination.

King returns as Hermes deny Trin

King returns as Hermes deny Trin

October 31, 2010 | 578 views | Leave a comment

Without five internationals, Hermes were made to work hard for their three points in Santry as Nikki King made a return to the goalkeeper’s smock for the first time since the 2006/7 season.

Students stay top as perfect start continues

Students stay top as perfect start continues

October 30, 2010 | 435 views | Leave a comment

UCD were pushed the hardest of the unbeaten sides, getting the better of Pembroke. Railway are back into the top five after their points deduction while Alex and Loreto cruised to 4-0 wins

Varsity momentum vital for UCD

Varsity momentum vital for UCD

October 29, 2010 | 380 views | Leave a comment

Women’s Division One preview: Five games in three days could well take its toll as the growth of Johnny Harte’s UCD into the season will be put to the test tomorrow against an improving Pembroke side.

Railway bounce back as Loreto move top

Railway bounce back as Loreto move top

October 26, 2010 | 209 views | Leave a comment

Railway bounced back from their four-point deduction with a strong second half against Pembroke while Loreto continue to impress and Glenanne are off the mark.

Railway deduction leaves champions playing catch-up

Railway deduction leaves champions playing catch-up

October 22, 2010 | 346 views | Comments (30)

The confirmation of Railway Union’s four-point deduction in midweek for a registration issue means, despite a 100pc record to date, their bid for three in-a-row has been placed firmly on the back foot.

Wilson fires UCD to top of ladies league

Wilson fires UCD to top of ladies league

October 20, 2010 | 361 views | Comments (1)

Laura Wilson’s swept UCD to the top of the women’s division one as her first half corner strike was the deserved reward for the students who coped the better without their international stars at Belfield

News in brief: Daly launches Volunteer Awards

News in brief: Daly launches Volunteer Awards

October 19, 2010 | 601 views | Comments (1)

Daly launches National Awards for Volunteers 2010; UCD face YMCA tonight at Belfield at 7pm; Conor Doyle cycling around Ireland for cystic fibrosis; Trinity vs Hermes Wednesday game off

Pinder fires great escape while Bray beat reds

Pinder fires great escape while Bray beat reds

October 16, 2010 | 409 views | Comments (4)

Glenanne came close to a major upset but two Laura Pinder goals stole the three points for Hermes while Bray got their first win of the season with a 2-1 success over Corinthian

Glens and Town highlight busy weekend

Glens and Town highlight busy weekend

October 14, 2010 | 353 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.

Half-dozen now locked on six points

Half-dozen now locked on six points

October 9, 2010 | 298 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke and Alex picked up their second wins of the season to join a group of six teams at the top of the women’s division one table with Trinity and Glenanne yet to register a point after three fixtures.

Old rivalries and friendships put to IHL test

Old rivalries and friendships put to IHL test

October 8, 2010 | 339 views | Leave a comment

A repeat of last year’s final and a string of former UCC players facing their alma mater mark the card for the first round of the third year of the IHL. The post also links through to a full rundown on the entrants for this edition.

Four-star UCD deliver perfect double weekend

Four-star UCD deliver perfect double weekend

October 3, 2010 | 236 views | Comments (2)

Johnny Harte’s UCD completed a perfect weekend as they kept a second successive clean sheet while piling in the goals at the far end to take the early colours bragging rights ahead of Intervarsities later this month.

Connery grabs vital Hermes goal against Alex

Connery grabs vital Hermes goal against Alex

October 3, 2010 | 591 views | Leave a comment

Hermes and Old Alex recorded single goal wins while Loreto made it two big successes on the spin in women’s division one. Pembroke got off the mark at Bray’s expense whilst Chloe Watkins settled easily into a UCD jersey

Student’s gunning for Fresh’ approach

Student’s gunning for Fresh’ approach

October 1, 2010 | 340 views | Leave a comment

Fresher’s week done and dusted, UCD and Trinity endure a double-weekend to get their season up-and-running, facing their league openers on Saturday before facing each other in their back match on Sunday in Santry.

Title challenger’s make statement of intent

Title challenger’s make statement of intent

September 26, 2010 | 299 views | Leave a comment

Four comprehensive wins saw Old Alex, Hermes, Loreto and Railway Union all show their intentions for the new women’s division one season with Munster newcomers already showing their value

The season starts here… Women’s Division One

The season starts here… Women’s Division One

September 24, 2010 | 178 views | Leave a comment

Three in-a-row chasing Railway Union will hope to ease back into the season when they host Bray tomorrow with their international contingent growing from three to five in recent weeks.

Bray – Women’s Division One preview

Bray – Women’s Division One preview

September 24, 2010 | 744 views | Comments (1)

Mary Goode’s retirement is the big blow to Bray that leaves them very much looking for inspiration as Cliff Bailey takes over the coaching role from Johnny Harte.

Corinthian – Women’s Division One preview

Corinthian – Women’s Division One preview

September 24, 2010 | 506 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian begin the season after a packed preseason as new boss Harold de Jong attempts to introduce a new style of play to Whitechurch Park.