Rebounding Thunder defy conditions

Monday, May 18, 2015 - 11:15 AM - by Alex Paull

Rebounding Thunder defy conditions
Alex Paull

PEEL has snapped a two-game losing streak with a convincing 44-point win over South Fremantle at Fremantle Oval on Saturday.

The visitors exhibited fierce frontal pressure to restrict the Bulldogs to their lowest total against the Thunder in the 12.13 (85) to 6.5 (41) win.

Versatile defender Tom Vandeleur relished his move forward, booting three goals, while Craig Moller Read More [+]

Even contest looms in Fremantle

Friday, May 15, 2015 - 9:48 AM - by Alex Paull

A NUMBER of key inclusions are set to bolster Peel’s chances of arresting a two-game form slump against South Fremantle at Fremantle Oval on Saturday.

After a club-record four consecutive wins, two tough losses on the trot has Peel in a fight to stay in the top five, and the Thunder face a Bulldogs outfit refreshed from the bye.

Tom Sheridan and Hayden Crozier have been added to Fremantle’s Read More [+]

RD 8 v Subi | WRAP UP

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 12:00 PM


On Saturday we got the chance to take on Subiaco in the Reserves (Senior Development) at home. Another great opportunity to test our skills, style of play against a team in the top 5.

Subiaco got off to a flyer with some really slick football and our young side was given a bit of a lesson in contested football in the first quarter. In a period from the 10 min mark of Read More [+]

Classy Lions too good for Thunder

Monday, May 11, 2015 - 1:50 PM - by Alex Paull

PEEL has succumbed to a slick Lions outfit by 60 points in a top-of-the-table clash at Bendigo Bank Stadium on Saturday.

The reigning premiers cemented top spot on the ladder with a dominant 16.16 (112) to 7.10 (52) display headlined by a six-goal haul from livewire forward Shane Yarran.

It’s the Thunder’s second disappointing loss on the trot, however they still sit in fourth spot and 12% off second Read More [+]

Thunder CEO Steps Down after Great Start to Season

Monday, May 11, 2015 - 1:43 PM

Peel Thunder Football Club CEO Bill Kostandas has today announced his decision to move on from the organisation, following two years at the helm.

Peel Thunder President Mr. John Ditchburn said “although the timing may not be ideal the Football Club understands and accepts the reasons for his resignation, which are strictly confidential, and thank Bill for his contribution over the past two years. Bill's contribution to the Football Club has been acknowledged internally and Read More [+]

Huge test for rebounding Thunder

Friday, May 8, 2015 - 10:50 AM - by Alex Paull

REBOUNDING after a stinging loss to Swan Districts, Peel Thunder’s next big test comes in the form of reigning premiers Subiaco, who are perched on top of the ladder.

Unbeaten at home this season, the Thunder is hoping to turn Bendigo Bank Stadium into a fortress.

While it is a top-of-the-table clash, the Thunder was disappointing last week against the Swans and will be hoping to make Read More [+]

Young stars to make their mark

Monday, May 4, 2015 - 12:31 PM - by Shae Hardie

THE elite development structures at Peel Thunder have been vindicated again, with six young stars set to join the Under 16s State Academy, following the Under 16s State Carnival earlier in early April. 

Peel’s Under 16s side performed strongly in the carnival, winning four out of five games, and its representation in the Academy is second only to Claremont with seven.

The carnival plays a key role in the selection for Read More [+]

RD 7 | Thunder succumb to Swans pressure

Monday, May 4, 2015 - 10:48 AM - by Alex Paull

A RAMPANT Swan Districts has ended Peel Thunder’s winning streak with a thumping 47-point win at Steel Blue Oval on Saturday.

Despite sitting second on the ladder, Peel were no match for the seventh-placed Swans, who applied fanatical pressure from the outset to conjure a convincing 18.16 (124) to 11.11 (77) win.

The Thunder was bolstered by the return of forward Michael Apeness, while the Swans lost veteran spearhead Tim Geappen before Read More [+]

Danger game in Swans territory

Friday, May 1, 2015 - 3:34 PM - by Alex Paull

PEEL will have to overcome a determined Swan Districts at Steel Blue Oval this weekend in order to consolidate its top five credentials, in what is looming as a very tough encounter.

The Thunder will have to overcome a Swans side smarting from a shock loss to West Perth, having given up a 26-point lead in the last term to lose by seven points last week in Joondalup.

The Read More [+]

RD 6 | Coaches' Wrap Up

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 2:16 PM

League Report

Reserves report.

Our win on the weekend was a combination of effort, trust and hard work on the training track. The boys have remained upbeat and building, whilst the Seniors have been playing some good footy.

The first half was tight and tough inside with our midfield battling all day with some good supply to our forwards who led with purpose Read More [+]