UNC field hockey staves off upset attempt in 5-4 OT win over Duke

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Rivalry magic must have been the only explanation on Sunday for a winless Duke team coming into Karen Shelton Stadium, scoring the most points by any Tar Heel opponent on their home field and nearly upsetting the North Carolina field hockey dynasty. The Tar Heels haven’t lost a game at home since 2017 and remain […]

UNC field hockey overcomes a relentless Syracuse team in 1-0 victory

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There is a reason why almost every UNC field hockey recap is centered around Erin Matson. She plays her best when the pressure is at its highest.   In Friday’s match dominated by stout defensive play, neither North Carolina nor Syracuse was able to get any separation through the first three quarters. That’s when the […]

Hockey Ireland Announce Men’s International Head Coach

Tumilty in action at the 2019 Olympic Qualifier - Hockey Ireland Announce Men’s International Head Coach - Tumilty was initially appointed to the Head Coach role for the Irish Senior Men’s squad on a short term basis as they faced into their final weeks of preparation for their Olympic Qualifier against Canada last October. However, the position was extended into 2020 in line with a normal Olympic cycle. With European Championships scheduled for August 2021 and the World Cup qualification process getting underway in early 2022, Tumilty has used the past year to widen the Men’s panel and provide some younger players with the opportunity to step up, with the aim of making the squad more competitive.

Hockey Ireland is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Tumilty as Head Coach for the Irish Senior Men. The appointment comes as the squad looks ahead to the European Championships next August. Tumilty was initially appointed to the Head Coach role for the Irish Senior Men’s squad on a short term basis as they […]