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IHL Update from the IHA

IHL Update from the Irish Hockey Association:

Dear IHL Clubs (Men & Women)

Firstly congratulations to the men on completing Round 1 of their Irish Hockey League and the women on completing their 3rd Round of the ESB Irish Hockey League

Some interesting information / stats from the first round of the Men’s and third of the Women’s!

Glenanne / Cookstown               100
Cork Harlequins / Corinthian        100
Three Rock Rovers / Cork C of I   TBC
Banbridge / Pembroke W            250
Annadale / Lisnagarvey               250
Instonians / Monkstown              100

Loreto / Randalstown                  50
UCC / Pegasus                          50
Old Alex / Hermes                     90
Ards / Cork C of I                       90
Cork Harlequins / Pembroke W   TBC
Ballymoney / Railway Union        30

INFO on GOALS SCORED:       MEN                             WOMEN

Total Scored:                                     25                                22
Average per game                               4.1                                3.66

PERCENTAGE of Goals Scored in:

1st Quarter                                          24%                              27%
2nd Quarter                                         24%                              18%
3rd Quarter                                          24%                              41%
4th Quarter                                          28%                              14%

EXTRA MATCH ENTERTAINMENT – What the home clubs did!

MEN (home teams only)
Cork Harlequins:               Last minute Transfer to Garryduff due to flooding…
Three Rock Rovers:           Christmas Party; Cross bar challenge half time; Christmas tree all lit up; bar open
Banbridge:                       Music; great crowd
Annadale:                       Great crowd; tea / coffee for all prior to match; santa entered ground at half time; prizes; music played during breaks in match; tea, food, coffee for all after the game.

WOMEN (home team only)
Loreto:                            Half time entertainment,music; tea/coffee / lucy the lion /face painting
UCC:                               UCC lost their grounds / facilities to recent flooding but note from the TO “UCC are making the best of a very bad situation as they lost all their facilities in the recent floods. They did very well to compete to a high level in appalling conditions.”
Old Alex:                         Balloons around facilities; tea / coffee stand; music; Old Alex Mascot
Ards:                              U14 match provided entertainment! Mulled wine and mince pies were available
Cork Harlequins:                 Last minute Transfer to Garryduff due to flooding…


Congratulations to all clubs who sent me through some action shots from your matches, they arrived in very quickly and the quality was excellent. So make sure you check out the action on


Also a huge thank you to all the clubs who have sent clips in so far – Instonians is the latest one showing – so a big thank you to them.

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