By: Alan Good On: October 31, 2008 In: Opinion Comments: 1

UCC won’t have much time to lick their wounds after Tuesday’s gut-wrenching intervarsity defeat to UCD, as they go straight back into Munster league action with a crucial early-season six-pointer against Cork Church of Ireland at Garryduff on Saturday morning (10am). While leagues are, of course, never won before Christmas,...

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By: Alan Good On: October 17, 2008 In: Opinion Comments: 0

Men’s Pool A Instonians vs Cookstown (Shaw’s Bridge, Saturday, 5.30pm) Inst remedied a wretched start to the season in Ulster with a 4-1 win over Mossley last weekend, but whether they have shaken off the shock of losing 5-0 to Lisnagarvey a fortnight ago remains to be seen. Their talismanic drag-flicker...

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By: Alan Good On: September 6, 2008 In: Opinion Comments: 1

While it’s been less than 24 hours since Dave Passmore vacated the Irish men’s coaching hotseat, attention has already turned to the issue of who will succeed him. The IHA’s closing date for applications is September 30, meaning we won’t know the new coach’s identity until October at the...

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By: Alan Good On: September 4, 2008 In: Opinion Comments: 2

It may have been on the cards for some time, but now that Belvedere have held their hands up and admitted they can’t continue in Division One, inevitable questions are being raised about the future of men’s hockey in Munster. Southern Fried doesn’t have all the answers to such...

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