Women’s Division 1

Muckross announce Scott as new head coach

Muckross announce Scott as new head coach

June 15, 2016 | 2,353 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 | 2,109 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 | 1,274 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.

Key issues up for decision in women’s Division One

Key issues up for decision in women’s Division One

March 3, 2016 | 1,229 views | Leave a comment

Leinster women’s Division One’s big issues are more than likely to be determined this weekend with a double weekend for most teams with the league title, playoff places and relegation positions all potentially nailed down.

Railway end Hermes peerless run with Potter Cup win; McCormack stars for Glens

Railway end Hermes peerless run with Potter Cup win; McCormack stars for Glens

February 24, 2016 | 1,260 views | Comments (3)

Railway Union and Loreto will contest the Jacqui Potter Cup final on St Patrick’s Day after they made it through their respective semi-finals last Sunday; Glenanne beat Muckross 2-0 in the big women’s Leinster Division One tie.

Loreto and Genesis’s history intertwined

Loreto and Genesis’s history intertwined

February 19, 2016 | 1,076 views | Leave a comment

If results go their way, Loreto could complete phase one of their league season with a ticket to the end of season EY Hockey League playoffs in their back pocket.

Hermes quickly zoning in on EYHL title; Pegasus look to break winning streak

Hermes quickly zoning in on EYHL title; Pegasus look to break winning streak

February 12, 2016 | 1,191 views | Leave a comment

Hermes dominance over the women’s EY Hockey League is such that they could end the weekend with their rivals needing snookers with five rounds remaining; its a full weekend of ties in the national division while there are five games in Leinster’s top tier, too

O’Donoghue keeps Glens EYHL playoff chances alive

O’Donoghue keeps Glens EYHL playoff chances alive

February 8, 2016 | 1,352 views | Leave a comment

With five homes ties in their last six, Glenanne very much kept alive their challenge for one of the EYHL playoff places as Saoirse O’Donoghue’s double saw them clinch a 3-2 win over Avoca in women’s Leinster Division One.

Trinity to put Loreto and playoff hopes to the test

Trinity to put Loreto and playoff hopes to the test

February 4, 2016 | 1,335 views | Leave a comment

Trinity’s position as EYHL playoff contenders will be given a severe examination on Saturday in women’s Leinster Division One as the latest side to try and break Loreto’s perfect run of form in the province.

Loreto looking biggest scalp yet to EYHL victims

Loreto looking biggest scalp yet to EYHL victims

January 29, 2016 | 1,501 views | Leave a comment

Loreto will look to make it three from three against higher division opposition in the women’s Irish Senior Cup on Saturday when they make the short trip to Belfield to meet UCD in the quarter-finals; women’s weekend preview

Chasing Hermes the aim as EYHL returns

Chasing Hermes the aim as EYHL returns

January 22, 2016 | 1,485 views | Leave a comment

After a five week break, the women’s EY Hockey League returns with many of the sides wondering how they can track down leaders Hermes who blazed a trail before Christmas.

Saturday round-up – December 12

Saturday round-up – December 12

December 12, 2015 | 2,194 views | Leave a comment

All the key results from Saturday, December 12’s EYHL matches as well as the Leinster league division ones and the two women’s Irish Hockey Trophy ties that survived the weather

Derby day for Railway and Pembroke in playoff pursuit

Derby day for Railway and Pembroke in playoff pursuit

December 11, 2015 | 1,433 views | Leave a comment

Derby day for Railway Union and Pembroke as the Dublin 4 rivals meet in an important tie in the women’s EYHL playoff race with both sides currently in the top four; weekend preview

Glens move closer to top three in Leinster

Glens move closer to top three in Leinster

November 23, 2015 | 2,253 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne closed in on the top three in the women’s Leinster Division One with their fourth win in their last five outings as they got the better of Rathgar 3-0 on Saturday afternoon.

Saturday round-up – November 24

Saturday round-up – November 24

November 21, 2015 | 3,280 views | Leave a comment

It was leg one of the women’s EY Hockey League double weekend, day two of the boys interpros and another significant day in both the men’s and women’s Leinster Division Ones – here are all the results from those games

Double-weekend promises shake-up at the top

Double-weekend promises shake-up at the top

November 20, 2015 | 2,596 views | Leave a comment

It’s double-weekend time for the women’s EY Hockey League with the top trio of Hermes, Ulster Elks and Railway Union playing key games that could shake-up the look of the table

Railway and Hermes face off in biggest battle of women’s EYHL to date

Railway and Hermes face off in biggest battle of women’s EYHL to date

November 13, 2015 | 2,765 views | Leave a comment

Battle royale at Park Avenue as Railway Union and Hermes show down in the biggest match of the women’s EY Hockey League season to date; it is part of a lively weekend with Muckross and Loreto facing off in Leinster and the Irish Junior Cup also getting under way

Alex close the gap on Loreto and Muckross

Alex close the gap on Loreto and Muckross

November 10, 2015 | 2,814 views | Leave a comment

Back to back wins for Old Alex in three days have propelled them up to third place in women’s Leinster Division one and within three points of leading duo Loreto and Muckross.

Saturday round-up – November 7

Saturday round-up – November 7

November 7, 2015 | 3,012 views | Leave a comment

The last two remaining perfect records in the men’s EY Hockey League came to an end; here are all the key results from the EY Hockey League and the men’s and women’s Leinster Division One – anything missing? Let me know at hookresults@yahoo.com

UCD and Elks provide international flavour to big EYHL contest

UCD and Elks provide international flavour to big EYHL contest

November 6, 2015 | 2,078 views | Leave a comment

After the Irish Senior Cup hostilities and an Irish international series, the women’s EY Hockey League clicks back into gear this Saturday with the race for the playoff places revving up in intensity.