Archive for April 2010

IHA Awards: Pembroke nominated in three categories

Pembroke have been nominated in 3 categories for this years Irish Hockey Association’s Awards. The awards, along with a number of other categories will be presented at the ESB Irish Hockey Awards on Saturday 29th May at the Burlington Hotel, Dublin 2. The awards are a very prestigious event and this year is being hosted…

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Men's Dinner packs them in, past and present.

The men’s dinner was held on Saturday the 24th of April in the club house. Seventy two past and present players and guests of Pembroke attended. It was a good attendance at a function which rarely boasts the numbers that attend the ladies’s dinner but perhaps this year’s ash filled sky didn’t help the numbers…

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Ladies Dinner ends season on a high

With 93 screaming women, Robbie, Ian, Simon, Eoin and Dave it was always going to be a raucous occasion. Bernie Barry did a fantastic job in the kitchen keeping the masses happy while Helen Walsh deserves special praise for jumping in and lending a hand when needed. Winners on the night Players of the Year:…

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Level 1 coaching courses this summer

Details for some of the Level 1 Coaching Courses, Summer 2010 are included here. Three Rock Rovers, Rathfarnham. June 12th, 19th and 26th. Closing date for application: Friday, June 4th. St Columbas College, Rathfarnham. August 7th, 14th and 21st. Closing date for application:Friday, July 30th. The cost of the course is €175 which includes tutelage,…

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Mens 3rds back on top!

Mens 3rds back on top! After a few years of heart break of being edged out on the league title despite being by far the league’s top scorers, Pembroke men’s third eleven put that behind them by winning their league, dominating it from start to finish and scoring an impressive 81 goals. The crunch match…

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Ladies 6ths undone by Railway in close final

Div 7/8 Leinster Cup Final Pembroke Wanderers 6XI 0 – 1 Railway 3XI 1 A disappointing end to a great season for the Ladies 6ths in Grange Road where they succumbed to a 1-0 loss to a strong Railway 3rd XI in the Div 7/8 Cup Final. With 3 weeks to go the league the…

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Pembroke Men book IHL semi spot

Pembroke Wanderers 3 – 1 Corinthians Alan Sothern; Gordon Elliott; Andy McConnell 17 April 2010 | Serpentine Avenue | 15.00 Dan Clarke / Robert Johnston TO: Brian George Asst: Joe Connolly On a glorious late spring afternoon at Serpentine Avenue the top two teams in Pool A, after three round, were renewing a local rivalry…

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Big weekend ahead for Men and Ladies

An action packed weekend ahead for both Men’s and Ladies gets underway at 12.45pm in Serpentine when the Ladies 1sts take on Old Alex in their final league game of the season. The girls will be gunning to end their season on a high and finish in 6th spot. Shona Doyle returns after a spell…

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Ladies 3rds cruise to Cup Final win

Div 3/4 Cup Final, Grange Rd Pembroke Wanderers 4 Suttonians 0 Goals: Claire Picard, Fiona Keenan(2), Kate Hurley The Ladies 3rds scooped the first silverware of the year for the Ladies section with a 4-0 win over close league rivals and current Cup holders Suttonians. Captain Fiona Keenan led the charge with 2 fine goals…

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Pembroke knocked out of EHL by classy Germans

Rot Weiss Koln 3 – Pembroke Wanderers 0 | Rotterdam HC, Rotterdam P Zeller 11min, Qtr1 B Wess 3min, Qtr 3 C Zeller 15min PS, Qtr 4 The lads were this evening knocked out of the EHL by a much fancied Rot Weiss Koln side who now go on to meet Barcelona in the Qtr…

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