Lurgan going for gold with latest signing

Lurgan going for gold with latest signing

Club Vice President Paula Magill, new signing Simon Patterson and Club President, Mark Prentice.

Staff reporter


Staff reporter


Saturday 26 June 2021 13:00

Lurgan Rugby Club have brought a wealth of athleticism to the club with their latest signing!

The club said they were delighted to announce the signing of Simon Patterson.

He captained Omagh Academy's first XVI before playing for Omagh RFC, Queens 20s and a number of Ulster & Irish universities.

“As well as rugby, Simon was a keen track athlete, being a double gold medallist in high jump and triple jump and having been selected for the Irish Commonwealth team,” they added.

“Welcome to the club Simon, looking forward to the 2021/22 season.”

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