James McDonaugh congratulated his players after the Hibernian under-20 squad lifted the Foyle Cup following a 1-0 win over Ballymena United at Ardmore.
Striker Jay Doyle scored the only goal of the contest to ensure the young team in green took the trophy back home to Easter Road.
Head of Academy Coaching James McDonaugh praised the effort and determination shown by his troops throughout the tournament.
McDonaugh said: "Everyone has played their part in this success and we are delighted to bring the Foyle Cup back.
"The players gave it their all, playing a decent and entertaining brand of football.
"But it was their bravery, determination and desire which shone out above everything else.
"We defended brilliantly and looked capable of scoring a few more. Really pleased with how the whole squad contributed to a successful tournament."
Hibernian u20s: Grant, Black, Forster, Donaldson, Trialist, Harris, Monaghan, Gold, Horribine, Paul, Doyle
Subs: Horne, Baptie, Wilson, Smith, Trialist, Beaton