• Michael Barritt

SYD WEATHERUP PASSES AWAY

Syd was an outside-left that Ards signed from Glenavon in the early 60s, he made his debut in a 2-1 home win over Bangor on 18 August, 1962.  He played 44 games that season scoring 20 goals.

The following season he played 36 times and scored 13 giving him a grand total of 80 appearances and 33 goals.  He left to join Bangor for the 1961/65 season.

The attached photo is an Ards team from 1963/64, Syd is in the front row, extreme right.



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