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Weekend Hockey preview

Updated: Thursday, 16 Feb 2012 11:20

Railway Union bid to consolidate their lead at the top
Railway Union bid to consolidate their lead at the top

With five games left in the Leinster Ladies' Division 1 season, league leaders Railway Union travel to Santry to face Trinity.

UCD, who are currently second in the league host Corinthian while last season’s winners, Hermes host Three Rock Ladies who are currently in tenth place on four points.

The in Serpentine Avenue when Pembroke, with eight points from nine games host Old Alexandra.

The last game of the day sees third place Loreto take on Glenanne.

As winners of the 2010/11 National Indoor Trophy, Three Rock Rovers are heading to Turkey this weekend to represent Ireland in the EuroHockey Men’s Indoor Club Champions Challenge and as a result their games against Fingal (Sat) and YMCA (Sun) are postponed.

In the league, there are games on both Saturday and Sunday for some teams.

Students UCD travel to Rathdown on Saturday to play Monkstown while on Sunday they host Railway Union.

Third placed Glenanne host league leaders Pembroke Wanderers on Saturday and on Sunday the Glens travel to Whitechurch to play Corinthian.

Clontarf also have a double header this weekend when they host YMCA on Saturday and travel to the airport on Sunday where they will play Fingal in a bottom of the table clash.

Women - Saturday 18 February

11.00 – Pembroke Wanderers v Old Alexandra (Serpentine Avenue)

11.30 – Trinity v Railway Union (Santry)

1.00 - UCD v Corinthian (Belfield)

1.30 - Hermes v Three Rock Ladies (St Andrews)

2.30 - Loreto v Glenanne (Beaufort)

Men – Saturday 18 February

1.30 - Monkstown v UCD (Rathdown)

12.30 – Clontarf v YMCA (Mt Temple)

1.00 - Corinthian v Railway Union (Whitechurch)

12.30 – Glenanne v Pembroke Wanderers (Glenanne Park)

Men – Sunday 19 February

1.00 – Corinthian v Glenanne (Whitechurch)

1.30 – Fingal v Clontarf (ALSAA)

4.00 – UCD v Railway Union (Belfield)