Category: Hockey

Irish Hockey Trials

U18 Irish Girls – Trialists   Following on from the recent U18 Interprovincial Tournament in which Ulster won every match to win the tournament and with Tori Hastings scoring, Irish Coach Graeme Francey has announced a selection of athletes for trials for the Irish U18 Girls squad.

Ulster U15 Talent Development Programme

  Ulster Hockey invited 220 girls from right across Ulster to attend U15 Talent Assessment trials in Belfast on the 27 September 2014. The girls were tested over 2 hours and the standard was extremely high, all six players from the Rainey who attended performed extremely well.

Under 16 and Under 18 Girls Interprovincial Series

  Many congratulations to Tori Hastings and Lauren Mulholland of Rainey Endowed School, who have been picked to represent Ulster in the Under 16 and Under 18 Girls Interprovincial Series which will take place this weekend at Lisnagarvey Hockey Club, Hillsborough from Friday 17th October to Sunday 19th October.

        Congratulations to Erin Mulholland, Form 5, who has just returned from International duty for the Northern Ireland U16 Team. The girls  played Wales, away, winning all their matches. Erin now trains with the team for the European Championships in Switzerland, in October. Erin is also an excellent goal keeper in hockey…
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2014 School Games

The Sainsbury’s 2014 School Games is a multi-sport event for the UK’s elite young athletes of school age. The Sainsbury’s 2014 School Games seeks to create an inspirational and motivational setting that not only provides our elite young sports people with the opportunity to thrive and perform at the highest levels, but encourages more young…
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Ulster Hockey U17 Squads announced

  Ulster Hockey U17 Squads ANNOUNCED The Ulster U17 Boys and Girls hockey squads for the training camp v England Hockey U16s have been announced. The squads will depart on Friday for the training camp which will include three matches againstEnglish opposition. The U17 Boys will face England Hockey U16 Boys with the U17 Girls…
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Senior Hockey Final 2014 Gallery

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Controversial goal stops Rainey in Final.

History was seen to repeat itself for the Rainey girls as once again a controversial goal was the only score in the Senior Schools Cup final, as it had been 37 years ago when the school last reached the final. The Rainey regarded as the complete underdogs, against the much fancied Lurgan College, proved not…
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Belfast Telegraph Senior Schools’ Cup Semi-Final

Photographs from today’s dazzling Semi-Final against Ballymena Academy.   Belfast Telegraph Senior Schools  Cup Semi Finals 2014 Yesterday afternoon saw the Semi Finals of the Belfast Telegraph Senior Schools Cup with 4 teams fighting it out for a spot in the final on the 5th March.In the first Semi Final, Ballymena Academy took on Rainey…
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Senior Hockey Semi Final Gallery

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Form 2 Derry and Antrim U13 Hockey Tournament

The Rainey U13A hockey team travelled to Limavady on Thursday 4th October to compete in the Derry and Antrim Hockey Tournament. The girl’s first match was against Dalriada, it was a tight beginning with some good runs down the right and left  but then Sarah McGuckin hit a hard ball from the half way line…
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Rainey pupils selected to represent Ulster

Congratulations to Nicola Sargent and Mark Rooney who have both been selected to represent Ulster at Under16 Level. Nicola will play on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd of October in the Interprovincial Tournament in Belfast at Northern Ireland Civil Service Hockey Pitches.   We wish them both good luck in the tournament and hope they…
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Form 2 Derry & Antrim Hockey Tournament

The Rainey Endowed Form 2 girls travelled to Limavady Grammar on the 6 Oct 2011, to play in this annual tournament. The weather conditions were appalling with torrential rain, lighting and hailstones but the girls were not put off, hoping to well, as Rainey are the holders of this trophy for the past two years.

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Rainey Endowed U14 U14s in the Ulster Junior Schools Cup FINAL!

On Saturday 26th Feb the Rainey won 4-2 on penalty strokes after drawing 1-1 after extra time, goal Rachel Burns.

Rainey Endowed U14 Team reach Semi – Final of Ulster Junior Schools Cup 2011

  The Rainey U14 hockey team have reached the semi final of the Ulster Junior Schools Cup final. The school, the current holders of the Junior Cup for the last two years, have now reached the semi finals for the fourth year in a row. The U14 team beat Limavady Grammar 6-1 and Regent House…
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Rainey Hockey | Cambridge Tour

Congratulations to the 1XI & 2XI Hockey Teams on a very successful hockey tour to Cambridge. The girls played Hills Road College, Mr Simpson’s old school, the 1XI won 10-0 and the 2XI won 6-0. Hills Road were very impressed at the standard of play as was our bus driver!


On the 21st of September   a squad of 12 fourth form girls set off to Cambridge House, Ballymena for the annual Norah Sinclair Hockey Tournament.   The pressure was on us as our predecessors had won the trophy. We were all looking forward to playing together again as a team and hoped to make it a…
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Ulster Selection For Robyn

Congratulations to Robyn Chambers who has been selected to play for the Ulster Under 16 hockey team.