DOB: 8 April 1926
Grand Final team - 1946
Games: 39 (48 total)
Goals: 46 (52 total)
A utilty player, all 10 of "Irish" O'Rourke's appearances in his last season at the Demons were as a reserve, the club record and one of only a handful of league players to be named reserve ten times or more before the introduction of the interchange.
Players without photos
Shown as being from Oakleigh District in 1945
Described as a player who "can play practically all positions on the field" in 1948, which is not consistent with a rover.