Cathal Mannion

Cathal Mannion
Personal information
Irish name Cathal Ó Mainnín
Sport Hurling
Position Right Corner Forward
Born (1994-10-22) 22 October 1994
Ballinasloe, Ireland
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Years Club
2011- Ahascragh-Fohenagh
Years County Apps (scores)
2014- Galway 16 (3-32)
Inter-county titles
All Stars 1

Cathal Mannion (born 22 October 1994) is an Irish hurler who plays as a right corner-forward for the Galway senior team.

Born in Ahascragh, County Galway, Mannion first excelled at hurling during his schooling at St. Cuan's College. He arrived on the inter-county scene at the age of sixteen when he first linked up with the Galway minor team before later joining the under-21 side. He made his senior debut during the 2014 league. Mannion immediately became a regular member of the starting fifteen.[1]

Mannion has been a member of the Connacht inter-provincial team on several occasions. At club level he plays with Ahascragh-Fohenagh.



  1. "Cathal Mannion: Galway can hit heights once more". RTE Sport. 30 May 2015. Retrieved 8 June 2015.
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