Pembroke and Alex top table as Insta land famous win

Pembrokes Ellen Curran 12 celebrates her goal. Pic Adrian Boehm - Pembroke and Alex top table as Insta land famous win - It was a series of four matches brought forward from December due to Ireland’s late entry into the women’s Junior World Cup and provided plenty of thrills. 

Pembroke and Old Alex are the new leaders of the women’s EY Hockey League after the former defeated previous pace-setters Pegasus on a thrilling Saturday of action.  It was a series of four matches brought forward from December due to Ireland’s late entry into the women’s Junior World Cup and provided plenty of thrills.  Pembroke’s […]

Annadale break 3-year winless streak

Annadales Adam McAllister and David Tremlett celebrate Pic Adrian Boehm - Annadale break 3-year winless streak - Annadale landed their first men’s EY Hockey League victory in over three years as David Tremlett’s double put them on course for a big 4-0 victory over UCD. 

Annadale landed their first men’s EY Hockey League victory in over three years as David Tremlett’s double put them on course for a big 4-0 victory over UCD.  Dale had been tough to beat thus far this season with four draws from five outings but an elusive victory had proven just out of reach in […]

Pegasus maintain top spot in the EY Hockey League

BP25949 - Pegasus maintain top spot in the EY Hockey League - Lucy McKee and Niamh McIvor had given Pegs a healthy lead but a 50th minute corner goal from Laura Hanlon threw it right back into the mix; former Irish captain Alex Speers, though, confirmed the points along with a one-point lead at the head of the table. 

Pegasus remain a point clear at the head of the women’s EY Hockey League table thanks to their 3-1 success against Muckross.  Lucy McKee and Niamh McIvor had given Pegs a healthy lead but a 50th minute corner goal from Laura Hanlon threw it right back into the mix; former Irish captain Alex Speers, though, […]

Goals galore with 96 goals across 16 Irish national cup ties

TRRs Ryan Spencer makes it 2 0 against Corinthian celebrating with Andy Keane Pic Adrian Boehm 1 - Goals galore with 96 goals across 16 Irish national cup ties - Irish Senior Cup - Round 2: Annadale 1 (C Robson) Pembroke 5 (A Sothern 3, J Dale 2); Banbridge 2 (L Rowe, S Farson) Monkstown 3 (M Gibbons, G Sarratt, J Henry); Cork C of I 3 (A Moffett, P Sweetnam, S Wolfe) Bandon 3 (I Perrott, R Smyth, D Jennings), C of I win shoot-out 5-4; Glenanne 4 (S Boucher 3, G Shaw) Cork Harlequins 0; Lisnagarvey 10 (J Lorimer 2, A Edgar 2, T Chambers, C Chambers, O Kidd, B Nelson, D Nelson, R Getty) Rathgar 0; Railway Union 2 (J McKeever, R Abbott) Cookstown 2 (J Haycock, M Anderson), Cookstown win shoot-out 2-1; Three Rock Rovers 5 (R Spencer 2, B Johnson, E Jennings, A Empey) Corinthian 1 (C Futcher); YMCA 1 (B Campbell) UCD 0 

Saturday’s 16 men’s national cup fixtures produced a remarkable 96 goals with thrills and spills a plenty across the Irish Senior Cup and Irish Hockey Trophy. Cork C of I won a Munster thriller against Bandon to reach the final eight of the men’s Irish Senior Cup, eventually prevailing after a shoot-out following a 3-3 […]

Three Rock Rovers Carry The Irish Flag Into Europe

TRR newcomer Matteo Romoli Pic Max Fulham - Three Rock Rovers Carry The Irish Flag Into Europe - Rovers will be the only Irish team in action this weekend. Lisnagarvey were pencilled in to play in the men’s EuroHockey Trophy I in the Czech Republic but withdrew due to Covid-19-related issues.

Three Rock Rovers will carry the Irish flag in European club action when they take on the men’s EHL Ranking Cup competition at the Dragons’ den in Brasschaat, just north of Antwerp. The competition is part of the finalisation of the 2020/21 European season which was put on hold in the spring due to the […]

Men’s EY Hockey League – day two round-up

Monkstowns Guy Sarratt celebrates Picture Adrian Boehm - Men's EY Hockey League - day two round-up - For the Glens, they outdid YMCA 4-2, leading from start to finish. Shannon Boucher opened the scoring in the first minute before Shane O’Donoghue added another before half-time. 

Glenanne and Three Rock Rovers made it two wins from two to head up the early season EY Hockey League standings following impressive victories over YMCA and Banbridge on Saturday.  For the Glens, they outdid YMCA 4-2, leading from start to finish. Shannon Boucher opened the scoring in the first minute before Shane O’Donoghue added […]

Women’s EY Hockey League – day two round-up

Pembrokes Tori Wensley on the attack Pic Adrian Boehm - Women's EY Hockey League - day two round-up - For Alex, they played out a high quality but ultimately scoreless 0-0 draw at Milltown against Catholic Institute with both goalkeepers – Holly Micklem and Pam Smithwick – impressing between the posts. 

Hannah McLoughlin’s hat trick of backhand goals saw UCD pick up their first win of the season, lifting them to the head of the early season women’s EY Hockey League table.  The Olympian struck her picture-perfect treble in a 4-0 success against Muckross, adding to Sophia Cole’s opening goal, to lift them clear on goal […]

YMCA Go Joint Top With Lisnagarvey

thumbnail Banbridges Eddie Rowe tackled by YMCAs Ben OGrady. Pic Sinead Hingston - YMCA Go Joint Top With Lisnagarvey - YMCA’s incredible start to the season continued apace as they held off Banbridge at Havelock Park to take a surprise share of top spot with Lisnagarvey after three rounds of the men’s EY Hockey League. 

YMCA’s incredible start to the season continued apace as they held off Banbridge at Havelock Park to take a surprise share of top spot with Lisnagarvey after three rounds of the men’s EY Hockey League.  Pre-lockdown, they sat in the relegation playoff place before the season was voided but this year they look in no such danger […]

EY Hockey League Review

monkstowns lee cole who scored two goals to help monkstown to a 6 0 victory over corinthians in their opening match of the 2020 21 eyhl 1 - EY Hockey League Review - Lisnagarvey, YMCA and Monkstown all got off to winning starts in the men’s EY Hockey League while UCD and Glenanne shared the spoils as the elite competition returned to action with a bang. 

Lisnagarvey, YMCA and Monkstown all got off to winning starts in the men’s EY Hockey League while UCD and Glenanne shared the spoils as the elite competition returned to action with a bang. 

Loreto go joint top in EYHL

- Loreto go joint top in EYHL - Loreto picked up a strong win over Belfast Harlequins to move into a share of top spot in the women’s EY Hockey League, drawing level with Pegasus who were held to a 1-1 draw by Muckross.

Loreto picked up a strong win over Belfast Harlequins to move into a share of top spot in the women’s EY Hockey League, drawing level with Pegasus who were held to a 1-1 draw by Muckross. The Beaufort side had enough in the tank to win 3-1 with early goals from Ali Meeke and Lisa […]