Women’s Division 1

Glenanne and Trinity inseparable once again

Glenanne and Trinity inseparable once again

October 5, 2015 | 1,491 views | Leave a comment

Level on points at the end of last season, Glenanne and Trinity were once again inseparable in Leinster’s Division One in Tallaght in an end-to-end battle that ended in a 2-2 tie; Loreto won their second tie in succession as did Muckross

Saturday round-up – October 3

Saturday round-up – October 3

October 3, 2015 | 2,611 views | Leave a comment

Day two of the EY Hockey League produced another series of high scoring affairs; here’s the round-up of the results from those divisions as well as the Leinster Division One leagues.

Women’s EY contenders to reveal their hand on day two

Women’s EY contenders to reveal their hand on day two

October 2, 2015 | 1,417 views | Leave a comment

After a thrilling opening weekend in the women’s EY Hockey League, the main contenders will be looking to soon emerge from the pack and reveal their hand as potential title winners.

Trinity’s Corinthian alumni sting their old club

Trinity’s Corinthian alumni sting their old club

September 29, 2015 | 1,908 views | Leave a comment

Chris Tyrell began his reign as Trinity coach with a 3-1 win over Corinthian at Whitechurch Park to make a confident early statement; North Kildare and Glenanne shared the spoils while Loreto, Rathgar and Genesis were all 2-1 winners

Fitzpatrick confirmed as new Loreto coach

Fitzpatrick confirmed as new Loreto coach

September 10, 2015 | 2,010 views | Leave a comment

Loreto have announced the appointment of Paul Fitzpatrick as Head Coach for their first team for the forthcoming season.

Muckross, Avoca, Rathgar and Genesis set for place in LHA division one next term

Muckross, Avoca, Rathgar and Genesis set for place in LHA division one next term

March 6, 2015 | 2,081 views | Comments (2)

The four first teams from Leinster’s women’s division two – namely Muckross, Avoca, Rathgar and Genesis – look set to be promoted to division one when the expanded Irish Hockey League comes into effect next season.

Early “wake-up call” gave Hermes impetus to pull off Leinster women’s division one league win

Early “wake-up call” gave Hermes impetus to pull off Leinster women’s division one league win

March 2, 2015 | 1,206 views | Leave a comment

Hermes coach Rudi Wortmann said an early season “wake-up call” from Pembroke served to give his side the kick to refocus toward a winning Leinster women’s division one push.

Naughton shoots Hermes to Leinster women’s title

Naughton shoots Hermes to Leinster women’s title

March 1, 2015 | 1,017 views | Leave a comment

Aisling Naughton’s double saw Hermes win back the Leinster league title, ticking off trophy one of a still possible quadruple as they got the better of Loreto 2-0 – the only side to have beaten them since September

Saturday round-up – February 28

Saturday round-up – February 28

February 28, 2015 | 2,358 views | Leave a comment

Loreto and UCD completed the women’s Irish Hockey League semi-final line-up; Pembroke confirmed they would take a women’s IHL ticket at did Glenanne’s men; Monkstown confirmed their men’s Leinster league crown with a flourish as they beat Rathgar 8-0

Two from three as IHL Pool B reaches epic finale

Two from three as IHL Pool B reaches epic finale

February 27, 2015 | 1,267 views | Leave a comment

Loreto, UCD and Ards are facing to an epic close to the group phase of the women’s Irish Hockey League with all battling it out for the two semi-final spots on offer with plenty of permutations to play out.

Good hails team ethic amid hectic schedule as Pembroke II win back to back league titles

Good hails team ethic amid hectic schedule as Pembroke II win back to back league titles

February 23, 2015 | 1,523 views | Comments (1)

In the end, getting over the line proved a slightly drawn out affair but Pembroke II claimed the Leinster women’s division two title on Sunday, surviving a dramatic last gasp corner to draw 0-0 with Old Alex II.

Second half strikes lift Hermes top once again

Second half strikes lift Hermes top once again

February 23, 2015 | 1,005 views | Leave a comment

Hermes returned to the top of women’s Leinster division one on a wild night in Kilcock as they got the better of North Kildare with a second half burst.

Hermes and Elks set for ISC final showdown

Hermes and Elks set for ISC final showdown

February 22, 2015 | 1,323 views | Leave a comment

Hermes will face the Ulster Elks in the final of the women’s Irish Senior Cup following their victories over Cork Harlequins and Railway Union, respectively, in contrasting ties; Loreto, Pembroke and UCD all won in division one

Saturday round-up – February 21

Saturday round-up – February 21

February 21, 2015 | 2,203 views | Leave a comment

Hermes will face the Ulster Elks in the women’s Irish Senior Cup Final; Monkstown and Pembroke on the men’s side and UCD on the women’s became the first sides to qualify for next season’s Irish Hockey League; here’s all the key results from today’s action

Leinster leaders face tough road trips in Irish Senior Cup semis

Leinster leaders face tough road trips in Irish Senior Cup semis

February 20, 2015 | 1,394 views | Leave a comment

The first national finalists of the 2014/15 season will become known on Saturday afternoon as Leinster leaders Hermes and Railway Union hit the road for the Irish Senior Cup semi-finals to meet Cork Harlequins and Ulster Elks, respectively.

Hermes still in running for four titles after double success

Hermes still in running for four titles after double success

February 15, 2015 | 1,297 views | Leave a comment

Hermes get huge boost in women’s Leinster Division One title push as Railway and Pembroke tie; Loreto squeeze past North Kildare while Glenanne and Corinthian play out stalemate while UCD pick off strong win over Old Alex; Railway and Hermes into JP semi-finals

Saturday round-up – February 14

Saturday round-up – February 14

February 14, 2015 | 2,236 views | Leave a comment

It’s the Saturday round-up for February 14 as Monkstown moved a big step closer to the Leinster men’s division one crown while Hermes stepped forward in the women’s; with Irish Junior Cup and Euro indoors, it makes for a busy day of action

Pembroke the latest to attempt breaking Railway’s run

Pembroke the latest to attempt breaking Railway’s run

February 13, 2015 | 1,239 views | Leave a comment

With the Irish senior women on a five-day training camp, this weekend could see some more unexpected twists and turns in the women’s Leinster division one title race with four sides covered by just three points with three games to go.

Pembroke I and II move step closer to achieving targets

Pembroke I and II move step closer to achieving targets

February 9, 2015 | 1,268 views | Leave a comment

While their rivals were pursuing their Irish Hockey League ambitions, Pembroke took advantage in Leinster’s division one to return to the top four with a 3-1 win over Glenanne; Pembroke II move another step closer to division two title retention

Saturday round-up – February 7

Saturday round-up – February 7

February 7, 2015 | 2,022 views | Leave a comment

All the key results from the Irish Hockey League as well as in the top tiers in the Leinster along with results from the Irish Hockey Challenge; if anything is missing, please let me know at hookresults@yahoo.com