Presentation of the Canon Hughes Memorial Cup

Presentation of the Cup by John Hughes to Paul Butler, Captain of the Salthill Minor Winning team. Paul is the son of Mark Butler the Hogan Cup winning captain of 1984. Salthill beat Clan na nGael in the final.

Presentation of the inaugural Canon Oliver Hughes Memorial Cup for the first time on Saturday, November 7th in the centre for excellence, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo. The cup is for the Connacht minor final and was presented by John Hughes, Canon Oliver’s brother to the captain of the Salthill winning team to Paul Butler. Paul is the son of Mark Butler who was captain of the Hogan Cup winning team of 1984 trained by Oliver Hughes and Joe Long. Salthill defeated Clan na nGael of Roscommon in the final. All photos by kind courtesy of Francis Stockwell.