Week 7 Preview

Week 7 sees C of I men host bottom side Instonians. A win could take them top of the table if results go their way elsewhere. On the women’s side Quins travel to face Monkstown/Hermes in a top of the table clash. They will be buoyed by the addition of latest Irish international debutante Roisin Upton.

In Munster Men’s Division 1 last week’s fixtures are repeated. Bandon host C of I B hoping to widen the gap between them and 2nd. Ashton and Quins rematch after a closely fought match last week that ended 1 all. In the last game Limerick will hope to upset UCC again after they claimed a big victory last weekend in the Mardyke.

In Women’s Division 1 the solitary game sees Catholic Institute host Ashton. Last weekend Institute scored comprehensive 4-0 victory and will be hoping to climb to the top of the table this weekend with a similar result.

The Women’s Irish Hockey Trophy also tips off this weekend with high flying C of I ladies hosting Rathgar while Waterford travel to play Rainey. All other Munster clubs have byes.

On Sunday Bandon and C of I B lock horns for the third game on the trot with their first round of the cup game.