School Boys

O'Reilly strikes late for Sutton: School's results

O'Reilly strikes late for Sutton: School's results

November 19, 2009 | 152 views | Comments (14)

Leinster Schoolboy’s Senior A league: Sutton Park 1 (Eoin O’Reilly) Kilkenny College 0 Eoin O’Reilly’s short corner rebound six minutes from time earned Sutton Park all the points as they struck late to beat Kilkenny 1-0 in a high quality Senior A school’s league tie on Wednesday. The win adds to their recent 2-2 draw […]

Kilkenny, Sutton and Temple set to challenge school's hierarchy

Kilkenny, Sutton and Temple set to challenge school's hierarchy

November 12, 2009 | 110 views | Comments (10)

Tightly contested early stages of the Leinster schoolboy’s senior league suggest that while St Andrew’s and Wesley are still the teams to beat, they will be pushed all the way by the chasing trio of Kilkenny, Sutton Park and Mount Temple. Sutton have already nicked a draw from Andrew’s and held All-Ireland champions Wesley – […]

Leinster well represented in national underage panels

Leinster well represented in national underage panels

November 6, 2009 | 553 views | Comments (3)

The training panels for the remaining Irish underage squads have been announced as squads begin to be assembled ahead of European action at U-16 level in 2010 and an international fixture schedule for the U-18s next summer. To get the the selection ball rolling at U-18 level, 11 Leinster players were invited to last week’s […]

Chadwick's silver goal strikes gold for Wesley

Chadwick's silver goal strikes gold for Wesley

October 23, 2009 | 235 views | Comments (24)

All-Ireland Schoolboy’s Hockey Championships final: Wesley College 3 (Peter English, Rob Burke, Luke Chadwick) Wallace HS 2 (Stephen Hunter 2) after silver-goal extra-time. Luke Chadwick was the silver-goal hero as Wesley College claimed their third All-Ireland Schoolboy’s Championship crown of the decade as they edge out Wallace HS 3-2 in extra-time. The YM midfielder snapped […]

Wesley to face Wallace in All-Ireland final

Wesley to face Wallace in All-Ireland final

October 23, 2009 | 109 views | Comments (10)

Wesley got the better of Banbridge Academy in this morning’s semi-final to reach the deciding match of the All-Ireland Schoolboy’s Championships for the ninth time. They won 3-1 and will face Wallace HS who beat Ashton 4-1. The Ballinteer school produced one of the all-time performances in the competition as the game at times resembled […]

Wesley cruise into semi-finals

Wesley cruise into semi-finals

October 22, 2009 | 94 views | Comments (5)

Wesley became the first confirmed semi-finalist of the All-Ireland schoolboy’s as they got the better of Sullivan Upper 5-1 to round out an impressive opening series of Group D games. Kyle Good (right) and Peter English brought their respective goal totals up to sixth as both players scored twice while Shane Madeley was also on […]

Good's four set up Sullivan skirmish

Good's four set up Sullivan skirmish

October 22, 2009 | 73 views | Comments (6)

Wesley and Sullivan Upper set up a direct battle for the one semi-final place in Group D as they both picked up wins in their ties against Sutton Park and Raphoe’s Royal and Prior this morning. Kyle Good struck four times in Wesley’s 8-0 win over Sutton, while Peter English netted one to bring his […]

Wesley and Andrews get off to All-Ireland flyer

Wesley and Andrews get off to All-Ireland flyer

October 21, 2009 | 80 views | Comments (4)

Peter English’s (right) hat-trick gave Wesley the perfect start to the All-Ireland Schoolboy’s as they beat Donegal’s Raphoe 5-1 at Roughfort this afternoon. The Railway Union man was on target three times while Alan White and Conor Motyer also got on the scoresheet. St Andrew’s, meanwhile, took a major step forward in the pursuit of […]

All-Ireland School's schedule and Irish U-16 panel named

All-Ireland School's schedule and Irish U-16 panel named

October 20, 2009 | 142 views | Comments (10)

The All-Ireland Schools competition gets underway tomorrow afternoon in four venues across Belfast with the undoubted highlight of day one being St Andrew’s tussle with Cookstown at 3pm at Campbell College’s pitch two. Wesley begin their campaign against Raphoe at the Roughfort venue with Kyle Good available after the back injury which kept him out of […]

Cookstown and Andrews set for re-match

Cookstown and Andrews set for re-match

October 13, 2009 | 86 views | Comments (39)

Cookstown and St Andrew’s are set to renew rivalries at Campbell College next week as the pair were once agin drawn in the same group for the All-Ireland Schools competition. The two schools were the major winners last year with Cookstown taking the John Waring ‘Super Sixes’ title while Andrew’s overcame the Co Tyrone school […]

Leinster Schoolboy leagues announced

Leinster Schoolboy leagues announced

September 23, 2009 | 217 views | Comments (9)

With the first series of schoolboy’s hockey fixtures getting underway this week, the Leinster school’s have released the divisions for 2009/10 and the format each respective league will take. Senior A involves the five All-Ireland qualifiers playing on a home and away basis. Senior B sees each team play each other once with the top […]

AIQ raises curtain on schoolboy’s season

AIQ raises curtain on schoolboy’s season

September 7, 2009 | 113 views | Leave a comment

The boy’s schools hockey competitions get underway next week with the curtain-raiser for the 2009/10 season coming in the form of the All-Ireland Schools qualifier. Wesley, St Andrews and Kilkenny have already pre-qualified for the tournament by virtue of last year’s league results with Leinster, leaving two places up for grabs in the main event […]

National level fixture list released

National level fixture list released

August 8, 2008 | 66 views | Leave a comment

The IHA released this year’s fixture list for national level events – including the Irish Hockey League, Irish School boys and girl’s competitions, Intervarsities, all Irish Senior and Junior Cup and Trophy competitions as well as interprovincial dates. To see the list in full, click here.