Men’s IHL

Glens and Rovers on top while honours even in Cork and Monkstown

Glens and Rovers on top while honours even in Cork and Monkstown

October 9, 2017 | 1,181 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne and Three Rock Rovers both moved up to six points in the men’s EYHL thanks to their respective wins; Cork C of I were caught late on by Annadale while Pembroke and Monkstown drew too

Glenanne switch base to St Andrew’s for Cookstown visit

Glenanne switch base to St Andrew’s for Cookstown visit

October 7, 2017 | 1,301 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne’s men start a new departure on Saturday as they make the move from the club’s spiritual west Dublin base to St Andrew’s College for their home games this season.

Garvey get the best of Town on men’s opening day

Garvey get the best of Town on men’s opening day

October 1, 2017 | 1,169 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey scored the big win as they struck twice in the second half to beat another of last year’s playoff sides; TRR and Bann won comfortably while Glenanne and Pembroke won narrow battles

The season starts here: Men’s EYHL season all set for tip off

The season starts here: Men’s EYHL season all set for tip off

September 28, 2017 | 1,880 views | Leave a comment

After a couple of weeks delay, the men’s EY Hockey League tips off on Saturday with the race to be the third champion of the national league starting in earnest.

Three Rock Rovers – men’s EY Hockey League preview

Three Rock Rovers – men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 1,005 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock will certainly not have the element of surprise with them this season as they enter the season as the reigning EY Champions Trophy winners.

Railway Union – men’s EYHL Division One preview

Railway Union – men’s EYHL Division One preview

September 28, 2017 | 1,134 views | Leave a comment

It’s difficult to know quite to make of the squad available to Alan Browne for his first season as Railway Union coach following a glut of players coming in and out during the summer.

Pembroke – men’s EY Hockey League

Pembroke – men’s EY Hockey League

September 28, 2017 | 1,224 views | Comments (1)

With six new arrivals, Jonny Caren’s Pembroke have their sights firmly set on closing the gap to the top four after a season in mid-table last time around.

Monkstown – men’s EY Hockey League preview

Monkstown – men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 1,274 views | Comments (1)

With Lee Cole and Kyle Good not around for the season, Monkstown will be a side with a number of opportunities for young players to stake their claim in their panel on an ongoing basis for the new season.

Lisnagarvey – men’s EY Hockey League preview

Lisnagarvey – men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 1,024 views | Leave a comment

The 2016 national champions go into the season as one of the main contenders for the title once again with a wealth of top class talent.

Glenanne – Men’s EY Hockey League

Glenanne – Men’s EY Hockey League

September 28, 2017 | 1,196 views | Leave a comment

A large influx of players has strengthened Glenanne whose squad was a little thin at times last season and should see them and their second string have more numbers to make a sustained push for the playoff places

Cork C of I – men’s EY Hockey League preview

Cork C of I – men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 1,357 views | Leave a comment

Big changes have taken place over the summer break with three players headed to Dublin and playing their hockey with Pembroke, now taking the number of former CI men playing for the Dublin 4 club to four.

Cookstown – men’s EY Hockey League preview

Cookstown – men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 877 views | Comments (1)

Cookstown move back up to the top table, swapping places with UCD in the EY Hockey League for the second successive season via the playoffs system.

Banbridge – men’s EY Hockey League preview

Banbridge – men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 920 views | Comments (1)

For Mark Tumilty and his side, the big challenge in the early stages of this season is to try and replace their key defensive totems Matthew Bell and Kyle Marshall.

Annadale – Men’s EY Hockey League preview

Annadale – Men’s EY Hockey League preview

September 28, 2017 | 1,020 views | Comments (1)

Peter Caruth and his young charges will initially be targeting survival as they look to build on their promotion in the spring via the EY Hockey League playoffs.

Progress made but second week of EYHL fixtures cancelled due to umpiring impasse

Progress made but second week of EYHL fixtures cancelled due to umpiring impasse

September 20, 2017 | 1,165 views | Comments (1)

The EY Hockey League’s scheduled fixtures will not go ahead once again despite significant progress between the Irish Hockey Umpires Association and Hockey Ireland’s EYHL Working Group.

IHL Division 2 to be introduced in 2018/19 season

IHL Division 2 to be introduced in 2018/19 season

August 10, 2017 | 2,551 views | Leave a comment

Hockey Ireland has announced that a second division of the Irish Hockey League will be introduced in the 2018/19, running in conjunction with the provincial leagues.

Cookstown come from two down to relegate UCD

Cookstown come from two down to relegate UCD

May 1, 2017 | 1,232 views | Leave a comment

Cookstown are back into the EY Hockey League after they bravely came back from two goals down to beat UCD at Grange Road on Sunday.

Darling delights Rovers to land EY Champions Trophy title

Darling delights Rovers to land EY Champions Trophy title

April 30, 2017 | 1,692 views | Leave a comment

Mitch Darling’s 60th minute goal saw Three Rock Rovers land the EY Champions Trophy for the first time as they saw off Monkstown 2-1 at Grange Road.

Rovers prevail over Garvey to set up all Dublin Champs Trophy final

Rovers prevail over Garvey to set up all Dublin Champs Trophy final

April 29, 2017 | 980 views | Leave a comment

Like Monkstown, Three Rock Rovers took the long route before eventually seeing off Lisnagarvey in a shoot-out, winning out 3-2 after they had let slip a strong lead in the dying minutes of normal time to draw 3-3.

Town stun EYHL champs Bann to reach Champs Trophy final

Town stun EYHL champs Bann to reach Champs Trophy final

April 29, 2017 | 859 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown won a dramatic shoot-out in the third round of sudden death, getting the better of league and Irish Senior Cup champions Banbridge after an incredible 3-3 draw in normal time.