Women’s Division 1

Saturday round-up – October 15

Saturday round-up – October 15

October 15, 2016 | 1,798 views | Leave a comment

The women’s Irish Senior Cup went pretty much to ranking with all the EYHL sides making it through unscathed bar Ulster Elks; Lisnagarvey’s 21-game winning run in the EYHL was ended as they drew with TRR

Muckross make it three from three in Division One

Muckross make it three from three in Division One

October 13, 2016 | 1,054 views | Leave a comment

Muckross made it three wins out of three in women’s Leinster Division One with a 5-0 win over Our Lady’s in Muckross Park on Saturday, leaving them as the only side with a perfect record to date.

Saturday round-up – October 8

Saturday round-up – October 8

October 8, 2016 | 1,745 views | Leave a comment

All the results from Leinster’s Division One for men and women as well as the women’s EYHL

Glenanne corners the difference against Avoca.

Glenanne corners the difference against Avoca.

October 5, 2016 | 957 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne’s set-piece machine saw them make a significant statement as they saw off Avoca 4-0 in a repeat of last season’s Jacqui Potter Shield final and did it in spectacular style with a double on either side of half-time.

Saturday round-up – October 1

Saturday round-up – October 1

October 1, 2016 | 1,986 views | Leave a comment

A lively day across the EYHL with Monkstown and Lisnagarvey continuing their perfect starts on the men’s sides while Hermes-Monkstown and Cork Harlequins lead the way on the women’s; all the key results from today

Hermes and Pegasus set for huge early test in women’s EYHL final repeat encounter

Hermes and Pegasus set for huge early test in women’s EYHL final repeat encounter

September 30, 2016 | 1,158 views | Leave a comment

The meeting of last year’s two EYHL finalists at the Merrion Fleet Arena – Hermes-Monkstown and Pegasus – promises to be the highlight of day three of the new women’s campaign.

Five-star Trinity make early impact in Leinster

Five-star Trinity make early impact in Leinster

September 26, 2016 | 1,123 views | Leave a comment

Trinity made something of a statement of intent with a strong 5-0 opening day win in the women’s Leinster Division One to take the day one lead; Muckross and Old Alex also won while there were draws for Corinthian, Avoca, Genesis and Glenanne

The season starts here – Alex looking to emerge from ultra-competitive Division 1

The season starts here – Alex looking to emerge from ultra-competitive Division 1

September 23, 2016 | 1,165 views | Leave a comment

With Loreto off the scene, there is no major shark on the scene with Leinster women’s Division One looking to be incredibly competitive in the race to be crowned provincial champion and earn a place at the end of season EYHL promotion playoffs. Old Alex were the best placed last season and will hope new […]

Genesis – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

Genesis – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

September 23, 2016 | 1,028 views | Leave a comment

With two ambitious coaches in their second season – former internationals Lisa Jacob and Fiona Connery – and the addition of Peter Yates as second team coach, Genesis begin the season full of optimism with a great continuity of structure from last season.

Old Alex – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

Old Alex – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

September 23, 2016 | 1,077 views | Comments (1)

Despite a lot of players leaving for college, the return of some seasoned Division 1 players means that Old Alex is in a strong position going into the 2016-17 season with a chance to push for the EYHL playoff places.

Muckross – Women’s Leinster Division 1

Muckross – Women’s Leinster Division 1

September 23, 2016 | 972 views | Leave a comment

icci Daly takes on a more senior role within the squad as assistant coach following her stint in the US over the last six months, working with a motor-racing team.

Avoca – Women’s Leinster Div 1

Avoca – Women’s Leinster Div 1

September 23, 2016 | 1,070 views | Leave a comment

Ronan Hickey’s side will be looking to build on a reasonable first season back in Leinster Division One after a long time away, winning the Jacqui Potter Shield and reaching the final of the Irish Hockey Trophy.

Corinthian – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

Corinthian – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

September 23, 2016 | 779 views | Comments (1)

Corinthian have been through some trying times over recent years with numbers moving on but, this season, whilst they have lost a few, they have been encouraged by a large rise in player numbers in their senior teams.

Trinity – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

Trinity – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

September 23, 2016 | 1,027 views | Leave a comment

The loss of some key players from last season’s has been offset by the arrival of several exciting freshers. Six first team players graduated or went on Erasmus including long term players Anna-May Whelan and Vera Taaffe to EYHL clubs.

Rathgar – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

Rathgar – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

September 23, 2016 | 957 views | Comments (1)

The step up to Division One on the back of promotion three years running and with a largely unchanged squad was always going to present the team with a challenge and it certainly did during the 2015/16 season.

North Kildare – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

North Kildare – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

September 23, 2016 | 737 views | Comments (1)

The Kilcock club are looking forward to the season with plenty of positivity, especially with goalkeeper Jade Arundel who has been selected for the Leinster Under-18 squad this year.

Glenanne – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

Glenanne – Women’s Leinster Division 1 preview

September 23, 2016 | 799 views | Leave a comment

The 2016/17 season sees a significant change to both the management and team sheet for the Glens. Following three seasons under Kieran Bolger’s reign, Ben Epstein takes on the challenge as head coach with Stu Malcolm assisting

Muckross announce Scott as new head coach

Muckross announce Scott as new head coach

June 15, 2016 | 2,134 views | Leave a comment

Muckross have announced the appointment of Sarah Scott as their head coach for the 2016/2017 season, stepping up to the role after a couple of seasons as assistant coach with the Dublin 4 side.

Ards and Elks set for Ulster ISC final showdown; Leinster playoff picture faces conclusion

Ards and Elks set for Ulster ISC final showdown; Leinster playoff picture faces conclusion

March 18, 2016 | 1,975 views | Leave a comment

Ards and Ulster Elks contest an all-Ulster Irish Senior Cup final at Belfield on Sunday with both gunning for a rare success in the national competition; women’s Leinster playoff picture to be ironed out

Loreto land title as playoff race ramps up further

Loreto land title as playoff race ramps up further

March 7, 2016 | 1,135 views | Leave a comment

Loreto claimed the women’s Leinster Division One title, a feat they long looked likely to do, on Saturday afternoon but the playoff picture is still as competitive ever with the last few games open to multiple different outcomes.