Sports Council Merit Awards
- August 2005 Winner
Olcan McFetridge is the Sports Council and Sunday Life Merit Award winner for
the month of August.Olcan was nominated by his wife, Helen as recognition for
the life long commitment he has given to the game of hurling in Armoy and
Olcan was, and still is one of the most
talented hurlers that Antrim ever produced and he will always be remembered for
scoring one of the greatest goals that Croke
Park has ever seen in the 1989
All Ireland Semi Final against Offaly.
The 1989 season was a memorable one for Olcan,
as he received an All Star for his contribution in helping Antrim progress to
the All Ireland Final.
received his Sports Council and Sunday Life Merit Award recently at the club’s
grounds as recognition for the amount of work that he has put into hurling over
the past number of decades for his club, Armoy and for his county, Antrim