Jumper Presentation Wrap Up

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 4:57 PM


In front of a huge crowd of 250 people, Peel Thunder Colts and Under 16s players were inducted into the Club for 2014 at their jumper presentation night on Monday 10th March.

Club President John Ditchburn opened the night and welcomed all new families and players to the Club, as well as reiterating that the development squad players are the future senior players at Peel Thunder.

Under 16s coach Steve Thomas introduced his squad of 34 players, which includes 23 metro players and 11 south west players. The leadership group for 2014 was also announced with Alex Cohen named Captain, Noah Hura and Michael Humble Vice Captains with Deakin Stein and Robert Bird also elected to the leadership group.

Colts coach Brad Bootsma then introduced his playing group of 44 primary listed players and 15 supplementary list players. In Bootsmas address to the playing group he explained the expectations of high standards and improvement every week as keys to success.

The colts leadership group was also announced which consists of Hayden Davis as Captain, Brad Walsh as Vice Captain, and Jack Gomboc, Mitchell Curnow and Luke Shepherd.

The Under 16s commence their season on Saturday at Bendigo Bank Stadium against South Fremantle at 5pm, while the Colts play their final practice match against South Fremantle at 9:05am, before their opening round clash with East Perth on Saturday 22nd March.

Congratulations and good luck to all players who will represent Peel Thunder with distinction over the coming months.


Here is under 16s leadership group. From left

Deakin Stein, Robert Bird, Alex Cohen (captain), Noah Hura (vice-captain), Michael Humble (vice-captain)