Career : 1931 - 1932
Debut: Round 3, 1931 v Essendon, aged 25 years, 115 days
Carlton Player No. 480
Last game: Round 17, 1932 v Melbourne, aged 26 years, 219 days
Guernsey No. 32
DOB: 21 January, 1906
Wearing guernsey #32, O'Rourke played 22 games for Carlton commencing in Season 1931.
Born in Colac, but recruited from Koroit, he kicked 4 goals for the Blues.
O'Rourke headed to Fitzroy for the 1933 season, he played seven games and kicked two goals.
Frank passed away on the 7th of March 1978, aged 72.
Downs Didn't Kick Hunter - Says Frank O'RourkeThe controversial 1931 29 game suspension of Tommy Downs was not warranted as O'Rourke says his boot connected with the Richmond captain's face.
Read the Sporting Globe July 03 1954 article> http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article176558489