Three Rock Ladies

Students build healthy division one lead

Students build healthy division one lead

December 7, 2011 | 2,570 views | Leave a comment

Despite Three Rock Ladies first goal of the league campaign, UCD took a five-point lead into the weekend as they took the spoils from a fixture brought forward from the weekend due to the students’ exam schedule.

Alex slip as UCD, Loreto and Railway push on

Alex slip as UCD, Loreto and Railway push on

December 5, 2011 | 2,943 views | Comments (3)

UCD were pushed all the way by Glenanne but maintained their place atop women’s division one; Railway and Loreto kept pace but Old Alex lost ground as they could not break down Corinthian; all IJC and Jacqui Potter results included

Railway’s Trin win keeps pressure on UCD

Railway’s Trin win keeps pressure on UCD

December 2, 2011 | 3,281 views | Comments (1)

With the top four facing the bottom four, any slips could have serious implications for a congested title race with just three points covering the leading quartet in the wake of Railway’s Thursday night win over Trinity.

Hermes and UCD vye for IHL Pool A top spot

Hermes and UCD vye for IHL Pool A top spot

November 25, 2011 | 4,059 views | Leave a comment

Hermes have an almost instant chance of revenge against UCD in the refixed Irish Hockey League clash, aiming to slow the rising juggernaut which has laid waste to virtually every challenge in their path to date.

Coyle touch wraps up TRL win for Trin

Coyle touch wraps up TRL win for Trin

November 23, 2011 | 2,547 views | Leave a comment

Ailbhe Coyle’s second half corner deflection saw Trinity jump to sixth place as they inflicted a fourth 1-0 defeat on Three Rock Ladies of their six-game division one campaign to date in Santry.

UCD and Alex maintain unbeaten runs

UCD and Alex maintain unbeaten runs

November 19, 2011 | 2,737 views | Leave a comment

Sides in the top half all recorded clean sheet wins over the sides in the bottom half to keep the standings as they were as UCD, Alex, Loreto and Hermes all enhanced their

No room for sentiment between former club mates as Hermes and UCD face off

No room for sentiment between former club mates as Hermes and UCD face off

November 17, 2011 | 2,894 views | Comments (1)

Belfield’s bright lights tonight are the stage for the big game in the Leinster women’s weekend as UCD aim to fire another huge body blow to Hermes’ title defence in a fixture brought forward from December 17.

Leinster women’s sides hit the road for tricky Senior Cup ties

Leinster women’s sides hit the road for tricky Senior Cup ties

November 11, 2011 | 2,459 views | Leave a comment

Following up road-trips to Galway and Belfast, UCD are once again on the road out of town for a formative test as they seem intent on quickly establishing themselves at the island’s team to beat.

O’Leary strikes to lift reds off bottom

O’Leary strikes to lift reds off bottom

November 5, 2011 | 3,102 views | Comments (1)

Melissa O’Leary’s late tap-in saw Corinthian skip up the table as they took the spoils from a tight and physical battle at Grange Road against Three Rock Ladies as their corner perseverance finally paid off; Glenanne drew 0-0 with Trinity

Pegasus set to challenge UCD credentials

Pegasus set to challenge UCD credentials

November 4, 2011 | 3,171 views | Comments (1)

Unbeaten in the Leinster league and intervarsities retained, UCD can well and truly announce themselves on the national stage on Saturday evening on the Malone Road as they travel to Belfast to play national champs Pegasus.

International class pays for Hermes

International class pays for Hermes

October 23, 2011 | 590 views | Leave a comment

Hermes took down a 5-0 victory to move into the top four of women’s Leinster division one; UCD went back into first with a comfortable 6-1 win over Pembroke; TRL pushed Loreto to the wire

Reduced women’s schedule as Interpros take centre-stage

Reduced women’s schedule as Interpros take centre-stage

October 21, 2011 | 360 views | Leave a comment

With the U-18 and U-16 interpros taking place in Stormont, the domestic Leinster women’s division one programme is reduced to three games; UCD v Pembroke; Glenanne v Hermes and TRL v Loreto

Railway and TRL record seasonal firsts

Railway and TRL record seasonal firsts

October 17, 2011 | 5,850 views | Comments (18)

Railway Union picked up their first win of the men’s Leinster division one campaign with a 3-1 victory over UCD while Three Rock Ladies nabbed their first point with a tight 0-0 draw with Glenanne on the women’s side

Students show higher learning to pick off big wins

Students show higher learning to pick off big wins

October 10, 2011 | 3,707 views | Comments (1)

Dublin’s student sides produced the performances of the round as both Trinity and UCD moved into the last 16 of the Irish Senior Cup while eight sides from Leinster remain standing in the competition

Big guns lie in wait as over-hauled UCD face youthful Quins in Cork

Big guns lie in wait as over-hauled UCD face youthful Quins in Cork

October 7, 2011 | 3,028 views | Leave a comment

With many of the big guns receiving byes to the second round of the ESB Electric Ireland Irish Senior Cup, the majority of ties fall into the banana-skin category rather than that of classic battles.

UCD make major statement with Loreto victory

UCD make major statement with Loreto victory

October 2, 2011 | 3,030 views | Comments (7)

UCD served a notice of intent with an impressive 4-2 win over Loreto; Hermes were held by Corinthian while Railway were big winners over Glenanne; Alex top the table following their last-gasp win over TRL; Trinity beat Pembroke 1-0

Loreto next in line for new-look students; TRL and Trinity enter the league fray

Loreto next in line for new-look students; TRL and Trinity enter the league fray

September 30, 2011 | 3,573 views | Leave a comment

For a second week running, UCD’s new batch will face one of the title contenders, looking to rock the provincial apple-cart against Loreto who have edged home in two thrillers to be only side with a 100pc record thus far.

Gelling together the key for Harte’s UCD

Gelling together the key for Harte’s UCD

September 23, 2011 | 2,943 views | Leave a comment

How well Johnny Harte has managed to marry together his UCD panel is the big imponderable of the second weekend of Leinster women’s division one fixtures as they get their season underway with a huge fixture against Railway Union

Loreto and Hermes open women’s division one with bang; all the runners and rider for 11/12

Loreto and Hermes open women’s division one with bang; all the runners and rider for 11/12

September 16, 2011 | 344 views | Comments (1)

A summer of big name transfers means four sides can lay very clear claims for the Leinster league title. The great imponderable at the moment remains how much access they will have to their international players

Three Rock Ladies – Women’s Division One

Three Rock Ladies – Women’s Division One

September 16, 2011 | 3,207 views | Comments (1)

With precious little time to prepare for Division One, it was an ambitious move to step up with a fortnight of preparations to work with for Geoff Walker.