Raphoe drawn at home to Bandon in Trophy semi final

hockeyRaphoe will play Bandon from Cork is the semi finals of the Irish Hockey Trophy.

The draw has been kind to the Donegal side with home advantage secured for the last four tie at the end of March.

The other semi final is an all Dublin affair with Clontarf taking on Fingal.

Raphoe reached the semi finals on Saturday thanks to a penalty strokes win over South Antrim.

Having suffered defeat in the final a few years, coach Rodney Bates says the cup semi final has come at a good time..