Archive for February, 2012

ST EDWARDS OB 2 64-7 ORMSKIRK LIONS

February 27th, 2012

SATURDAY FEBRUARY 25TH 2012
UNITED KIRK OF WHATEVER!
‘A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way’.
Mark Twain
You can learn a lot in a week. A desire to win and a will to play are two different angles to take into a competitive rugby match. Take both and […]

1st XV WIN!!!

February 27th, 2012

Ormskirk 1st XV 18 - 17 Liverpool Collegiate 1st XV
Ormskirk won their first game since November after a typically hard fought battle with mid-table Liverpool Collegiate at Green Lane. After conceding an early try through a missed tackle early on, Ormskirk fought back immediately and after good recycling from the forwards, some great handling skills […]

4th XV claim the bragging rights…

February 20th, 2012

ORMSKIRK LIONS 23-22 ORMSKIRK BARBARIANS
SATURDAY FEBRUARY 18TH 2012
CRY HAVOC AND LET SLIP THE DOGS OF WAR
“Likewise be all manner of beasts, when they be brought into the field and cry havoc, then every man to take his part.”
Thomas De Brotherton, Duke of Norfolk, 1300-1338
Barbarian’s scrum-half, David Price, commented on Facebook that this was the most […]

1sts lose out at Wigan

February 20th, 2012

Wigan 1st XV 36 - 17 Ormskirk 1st XV
Ormskirk travelled to local rivals Wigan looking to complete a double over a side that find themselves in the top half of the league table. As has been the case all to often this season, ‘Kirk found themselves without a host of players due to unavailability. This […]

The Big Match Preview

February 13th, 2012

The Eve of the War:
Ormskirk Lions v Ormskirk Barbarians
18th February 2012
2-15pm ko
“But who shall dwell in these worlds if they be inhabited? . . .
Are we or they Lords of the World? . . .
And how are all things made for man?”–
Johannes […]

Upcoming International Matches In Lancashire

February 7th, 2012

Lancashire now have two England International matches being played in the county.
The England Counties v Irish Counties to be held on Friday 16th March at Preston Grasshoppers RFC.
The England U18 Elite versus France U18 to be played at Fylde RFC on Sunday 19th February 2012.
Once again Lancashire has been chosen to host an important England […]

Inaugural Players Day and 200 Club Draw Results

February 6th, 2012

For those of you who were at the Club on Saturday, thank you for helping make the afternoon/evening go so swimmingly well - it was great to see young and old faces again at the bar - and long may it continue! Thanks especially to PHILL ARMSTRONG who pulled the whole thing together […]

Ormskirk RUFC 200 Club!

February 3rd, 2012

The senior section of the Club have organised a ‘200 Club’ prize draw for over 20 years. For just £5 a month, members receive a number which is entered into a draw 3 times per year for cash prizes.
The membership of the 200 Club stands at approximately 100 people, and the current prize money […]

Teams for Saturday 4.2.12

February 3rd, 2012

1st XV v Liverpool Collegiate (Home)
Meet @ 12.45pm
1.V Gately
2.D Salisbury
3.H Hirsimaki
4.D Hitchlock
5.P Davis
6.G Roberts
7.M Rothwell
8.K Mahood
9.G Prytherch
10.J Illingworth
11.J Hodson
12.M Johnson
13.J Curley
14.A Wilson
15.A Healey
Reserves: G Bowling, A Wroe, M Webster
2nd XV v Upper Eden (Away)
Meet @ 12pm
KO 2.15pm
1.D MacCready
2.C Parlour
3.S Foggarty
4.S Clarke
5.J Bennett
6.C Mitchell
7.R Williams
8.G Dawson
9.A Kirk
10.P Armstrong
11.S Lambie
12.A Croft
13.J Thomas
14.A Frost
15.A Lambie
Reserves: A Glover,N Gordon, […]


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