The Buchans Native moved to Gander in 1973 and was the leading scorer on the junior Flyers in 1974 and 1975.
Kirk spent ten seasons in Newfoundland Senior Hockey League including seven with the Gander Flyers.
In 219 Newfoundland Senior Hockey games he had 176 goals and 242 assists for 409 points. He also had 519 penalty minutes. He won three Herder Memorial Trophies including one with Gander in 1980, Stephenville in 1984 and Corner Brook in 1985.
Career Statistics sheet at SIHR
Kirk was inducted into the inducted into the Newfoundland and Labrador Hockey Hall of Fame on June 11, 2011.
He now lives in Manitoba with his wife Maxine.