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Portrane celebrate 100th season in style

Portrane celebrate 100th season in style

May 14, 2019 | 782 views | Leave a comment

All roads on the peninsula led to the Shoreline Hotel, Donabate, for the much-anticipated celebration of Portrane Hockey Club’s Centenary earlier this month.

Portrane return to home to the peninsula after lengthy wait

Portrane return to home to the peninsula after lengthy wait

September 29, 2015 | 1,561 views | Comments (1)

Portrane Hockey Club finally got to formally open their superb new water-based pitch in the heart of Donabate, bringing hockey back to the north Dublin peninsula after nearly 20 years of a nomadic existence.

YMCA claim second U-14 indoor title in three years

YMCA claim second U-14 indoor title in three years

February 17, 2015 | 626 views | Leave a comment

YMCA won the Under-14 Tommy O’Sullivan Indoor Cup title for the second time in three years last week in Donabate Portrane Community Centre in great style, going unbeaten over the course of the competition.

Portrane host climax of Tommy O’Sullivan indoor cup

Portrane host climax of Tommy O’Sullivan indoor cup

February 6, 2015 | 489 views | Leave a comment

The Tommy O’Sullivan Under-14 Leinster indoor tournament reaches a climax this Sunday in Donabate Leisure Centre, the culmination of four excellent weekends of action, organised by Portrane Hockey Club.

Portrane to host Tommy O’Sullivan Memorial Cup

Portrane to host Tommy O’Sullivan Memorial Cup

January 15, 2015 | 394 views | Leave a comment

Over the next month, Portrane will host the Tommy O’Sullivan Memorial Cup as eight teams battle it out for the Under-14 Indoor title at the Donabate/Portrane Community Centre.

Glens and Hermes draw ISC home comforts

Glens and Hermes draw ISC home comforts

November 18, 2014 | 723 views | Leave a comment

Four national cup draws took place in the IHA offices on Monday morning with the quarter-final line-up for the women’s Irish Senior Cup particularly keenly anticipated.

Town IJC defence starts at Corinthian; Pembroke bound for Randalstown

Town IJC defence starts at Corinthian; Pembroke bound for Randalstown

October 3, 2013 | 1,006 views | Comments (2)

IHA announce first and second round draws for men’s and women’s Irish Junior Cup, Irish Hockey Trophy and Irish Hockey Challenge

Heartache continues for Portrane as wait for pitch continues to drag on

Heartache continues for Portrane as wait for pitch continues to drag on

March 27, 2013 | 991 views | Comments (12)

Portrane hockey club’s Adrian Henchey says the decision to keep the €1.6m pitch in Donabate unavailable to local clubs as “heart-breaking”, causing potentially terminal issues for one the country’s oldest clubs.

Portrane host month of U-14 indoor hockey

Portrane host month of U-14 indoor hockey

January 9, 2013 | 425 views | Comments (3)

A number of clubs’ U-14 teams have been learning the boards in the past month as part of an indoor hockey initiative put together by Portrane’s Adrian Henchy and Suttonians’ Conor Gillett.

IHL changes leads to compact Leinster season

IHL changes leads to compact Leinster season

June 22, 2012 | 2,731 views | Comments (28)

The Leinster men’s division one season will take on a condensed look as the back-ended Irish Hockey League season has led to a major overhaul of the domestic calendar.

Ryan Town’s golden hero; men’s cup final wrap

Ryan Town’s golden hero; men’s cup final wrap

April 24, 2012 | 573 views | Comments (1)

Frank Ryan struck a golden goal to hand Monkstown victory in the Railway Cup; Fingal III, Bray II and TRR V won the other divisional cups while Glenanne are the Galtrim Cup winners once more and TRR won the Walters title

Men’s battle royale for Town and Glens

Men’s battle royale for Town and Glens

March 30, 2012 | 2,788 views | Comments (5)

All eyes on Rathdown on Saturday as once again the men’s Leinster division one title will be settled at the Glenageary venue with a match between Monkstown and Glenanne.

Walsh has weaponry for memorable Avoca win

Walsh has weaponry for memorable Avoca win

March 26, 2012 | 1,102 views | Comments (8)

Avoca are back in the big time after a six year absence they produced an incredible comeback in the closing 11 minutes of their tie against Dublin University to get the point they required to confirm the success.

Town double-weekend pivotal in title race

Town double-weekend pivotal in title race

March 23, 2012 | 2,396 views | Comments (1)

Amid a rollercoaster of emotions on the international stage, Leinster men’s division one could well produce a winner this weekend, especially after last Monday’s 16th round of matches slipped in under the radar.

Suttonians back into second place

Suttonians back into second place

March 21, 2012 | 1,024 views | Comments (1)

Suttonians moved back into second place as they took advantage of Trinity’s loss to Weston on Bank Holiday Monday, getting the better of Portrane 5-0

Trin and Weston zone in on playoff place

Trin and Weston zone in on playoff place

March 4, 2012 | 801 views | Comments (10)

Weston and Dublin Uni closed the gap on Suttonians to get back into the running for the division one playoff place; Avoca extended their lead over the pack

Green machines clash at St Mark’s

Green machines clash at St Mark’s

March 2, 2012 | 3,353 views | Comments (7)

Glenanne’s battle with Railway Union could go a long way to deciding the destination of the title as the men’s division one’s two form, mean green teams clash at St Mark’s.

Walsh treble puts Avoca in pole for title

Walsh treble puts Avoca in pole for title

February 26, 2012 | 990 views | Comments (27)

Avoca got the better of Suttonians for the second time in a fortnight to swing the men’s division two title pendulum their way; Rathgar and Weston also won against Portrane and Mullingar respectively

IHL beckons for rejuvenated Railway

IHL beckons for rejuvenated Railway

February 24, 2012 | 3,029 views | Comments (1)

Railway Union could all but guarantee an IHL playoff place this weekend in men’s Leinster division one – at the very least – this weekend as they take the longest unbeaten run in division one into their tie with Fingal.

Avoca and Sutts set up destiny date

Avoca and Sutts set up destiny date

February 23, 2012 | 1,270 views | Comments (2)

Avoca and Suttonians set up a battle royale next weekend as they both won last time out in men’s division two to stay locked at the top of the division; Trinity still hope to pounce after a victory over Rathgar