But when the World Keeper of the Year for two years in-a-row is from Cork then the Number 1 jersey has to go to David Harte.
Hobbs could change a game with one pass and rowed in with his fair share of goals as well.
In defence the likes of Cliodhna Sargent, Roisin Upton and Yvonne O’Byrne are all automatics.
Up front Karen Bateman (formerly O’Brien) leads the attack, the cry of OB, as she was known, was a regular occurrence for her club Harlequins and Ireland for many years.
MEN'S HOCKEY: David Harte, Jason Black, Conor Harte, John Hobbs, Derek Hales, David Hobbs, John Jermyn, Mark Black, Dave Eakins, David Lombard, Jonny Bruton.
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Emma Buckley, Roisin Upton, Cliodhna Sargent, Jenifer Hales, Yvonne O’Byrne, Hollie Moffett, Rachael Kohler, Olivia Roycroft, Amy Roberts, Karen Bateman,Eimear Cregan.