Women’s Division 1

Trinity’s Corinthian alumni sting their old club

Trinity’s Corinthian alumni sting their old club

September 29, 2015 | 1,808 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 | 1,904 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 | 1,982 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 | 1,116 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 | 948 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 | 2,145 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 | 1,155 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 | 1,444 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 | 912 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 | 1,239 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 | 1,666 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 | 1,269 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 | 1,210 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 | 1,941 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 | 1,139 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 | 1,183 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 | 1,909 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

UCD fall foul of registration rules but still remain in honours mix despite points deduction

UCD fall foul of registration rules but still remain in honours mix despite points deduction

February 6, 2015 | 1,610 views | Leave a comment

At times, it would seem UCD’s toughest challenge this year for top honours appears to be registration rules. The Belfielders would have gone top on Thursday evening thanks to a high octane 2-1 win over Loreto but for a registration issue while they have also bee docked IHL points

VIDEO: Five-star Railway through to semi-finals

VIDEO: Five-star Railway through to semi-finals

February 2, 2015 | 866 views | Leave a comment

Railway produced a fine performance to see off Trinity 5-0 in the quarter-finals of the Jacqui Potter Cup with Kate Lloyd scoring a brace in a classy all round outing; check out the highlights from the game

Leading quintet clean up against bottom five as IHL race remains incredibly tight

Leading quintet clean up against bottom five as IHL race remains incredibly tight

February 1, 2015 | 1,175 views | Comments (1)

The women’s Leinster division one top five remains as tight as ever with the leading quintet all running up wins over those in the bottom half without conceding a goal. Railway Union, Hermes, Glenanne and UCD II made it through to the final four of the Jacqui Potter Cup