Sullivan Upper still in hunnt for triple Cup success

READY: Sullivan Upper for today's Burney final
READY: Sullivan Upper for today's Burney final

Sullivan Upper are still in the hunt for a schools hockey trophy treble.

On Tuesday in the final of the Under 15 Richardson Cup they overcame Wallace 3-1 after a cracking game.

Also on Tuesday Wallace Under 13’s were beaten by Banbridge Academy 2-1 in the Bannister Bowl final.

On Wednesday Sullivan will line up against Banbridge Academy, in the final of the Burney Cup, with Bann going for their fourth Burney win on the trot.

And on Thursday Sullivan play Wallace again, only this time in the final of the Ferris Cup.

All the finals are taking place at Lisnagarvey Hockey Club.

Finals to be streamed live

The Irish Hockey Association has announced that they will partner with Irish online TV platform Aertv, to provide free live web streaming of the Electric Ireland Irish Senior Cup Finals on 24 March 2.

The live coverage will commence at 1:00pm, with streaming of the Men’s Final followed by the Electric Ireland Women’s Final at 3:15pm.

Access to the free live steaming of Electric Ireland Irish Senior Cup Final will be available at

Sloan saves students

Ian Sloan’s last gasp strike earned Loughborough University a 6-6 draw against Reading in the English premiership. At one stage, the students trailed Reading 4-1 which included a goal from Ulster’s Chris Cargo.

Bann get a defibrillator

Banbridge hockey club, along with neighbours Seapatrick Football Club have obtained funding to purchase a defibrillator.

Both clubs will train people how to use the resuscitation equipment, in case someone needs immediate attention.