School Girls Premier
Jenny Maguire showed nerves of steel to stroke Mount Anville into the semi-finals of the Senior Schoolgirl’s Premier League, netting a penalty four minutes from time of an epic battle with Wesley in Goatstown on Wednesday afternoon.
Alexandra College won their tiebreaking Section B tie with Loreto, Beaufort this afternoon to confirm their passage – along with St Andrew’s – to the playoffs of the Senior Schoolgirl Premier League on Monday afternoon.
Holy Child, Killiney picked up their first win of the Senior Premier League campaign with a goal in each half at their Military Road home. Meanwhile, the second round draw for the Senior Cup was released
School’s hockey returned for the new year with plenty of fixtures for the boy’s and girl’s; Alex and Mount Anville tied to bring Section B of the Premier League to the wire while St Columba’s boys were U-13 cup round two winners
In between December’s freezing conditions and snow storms, High School managed to take their place in the second round of the Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup when they claimed a thrilling penalties win over Loreto Dalkey.
Alexandra College beat the weather last Thursday to sneak in a fourth win of their Leinster Schoolgirl’s Premier League campaign, staying right in the mix for a semi-final place.
The Senior schoolgirl’s Premier League reaches critical mass this week with a series of key matches in the semi-final shake-up.
The preseason favourites for the Senior Schoolgirl’s Premier League continue to confirm their status as Mount Anville, Old Alex and St Andrew’s picked up big wins in the last round of fixtures to keep their perfect records in tact.
After two rounds of the Senior Premier League, some of the front-runners are beginning to show their hand as last year’s cup finalists Mount Anville and St Andrew’s recorded their second wins of the season.
The Hook and School Sports’ section of the Evening Herald will once again be covering the girl’s and boy’s hockey competitions throughout the coming season. Submissions of results, fixtures and match reports will be gratefully received at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kate Russell All-Ireland School’s Championship Final St Andrew’s 3 (Harriet Kinsman, Niamh Atcheler, Sarah Woodroofe) Colaiste Iognaid 1 (Tara Melvin) St Andrew’s ended a decade’s wait for the Kate Russell title as they produced a composed second half performance to claim their maiden win in the competition, ending Colaiste Iognaid’s reign as champions with a […]
St Andrew’s produced an incredible comeback to fight their way into the Kate Russell All-Ireland School’s Championship final, recovering from a three goal deficit to tie with Royal School, Armagh in Galway today. Laura Pinder hit home a short corner on the final hooter to level the game 3-3 and advance ahead of the Ulster […]
St Andrew’s incredible year continues as they added the schoolgirl’s Senior Premier League and Minor A Cup title to their trophy haul this year with a pair of wins at Grange Road this afternoon. Chloe Watkins matched her cousin David’s exploits from a day earlier, inspiring Andrew’s to a Leinster senior double, scoring twice and […]
The intriguing battle for the fourth automatic IHL place continues apace in midweek as Monkstown have their chance this evening to break into the top four for the first time in a couple of months. They face a Railway Union side with plenty to play for, hoping to avoid any potential relegation play-off that comes […]
Leinster Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup final: St Andrew’s 2 (Gillian Pinder, Sarah Woodroofe) Alexandra College 0 Chloe Watkins followed in her older sister Courtney’s footsteps as she lifted the Leinster Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup for St Andrew’s at Grange Road, the two moments coming almost an exact year apart. The Booterstown school left it late but prevailed […]
St Andrew’s and Alexandra College begin a hectic run of school’s cup finals this afternoon in the blue riband event in the Leinster girl’s hockey calendar. The pair contest the Senior Cup final this afternoon (Grange Road, 2.30pm) with a place in the Kate Russell Cup on offer for the victor. Andrew’s, as reigning champions, […]
Alexandra College and St Andrew’s will contest the Leinster School’s Senior Cup final next Tuesday following impressive wins at Grange Road yesterday over Mount Sackville and Mount Anville, respectively. In the tighter of the two fixtures, Alex struck three times in the second half – twice in the last ten minutes – to eventually break […]
The Leinster Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup reaches the semi-final stages this afternoon at Grange Road with Mount Sackville playing Alexandra College at 1pm, followed up by Mount Anville vs St Andrew’s at 3pm. In the Senior Plate, High School comfortably reached the last four with a 6-1 win over Rathdown, Aimee Jones O’Connor giving them an […]
Leinster Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup: After snow and frost had initially slowed up the Leinster Schoolgirl’s Senior Cup, the competition is now racing toward its conclusion with Mount Anville, Mount Temple, Mount Sackville and Alexandra College winning through to the quarter-finals last Saturday. On an action-packed morning, Jenny Maguire’s short corner strike was all that separated […]
Leinster Schoolgirl’s Senior Hockey St Andrew’s took two huge steps toward a famous Premier League and Senior Cup double this week as schoolgirl hockey returned to action after a two-week delay to the resumption of the season. Ireland A international Chloe Watkins returned to the fold after a lengthy absence due to an ankle injury […]