It was an ecstatic Michelle Henderson who ran down the TIO Stadium grandstand steps to claim the 2019 Tatts Members’ draw.
It was a game where the scoreboard didn’t reflect the efforts of a weakened Thunder team, the end result saw the Casey Demons 11.9 (79) defeat NT Thunder 3.0 (18).
An 11 goals to two first-half has helped lift reigning premier Southport to a 64-point victory over NT Thunder in Round 20 of the NEAFL competition, 20.20 (140) to 11.10(76).
‘If you are not winning, you are learning’ are words that I have reflected on from the moment coaching became a passion.
It has only been four weeks since NT Thunder came up against the Casey Demons in Alice Springs, and now it’s time to rewrite the story.
NT Thunder has made just two changes to its line-up to take on the Southport Sharks in Darwin on Saturday night in the last home game of the 2019 NEAFL season.
Still some minor injuries lurking under the injury cloud for both sides ahead of the weekend.
Make sure you get to Thunder’s last home game this Saturday night (17th August) or you might miss your chance to win our Tatts Members’ Draw which is a 2019 Toyota AFL Grand Final Package for two!
“We’ve been training hard and we just need to put it on the field, we need to improve more on our skills because we want to finish off strong,” said Shantel Miskin-Ripia.
“He just always told me to have a go really, go out there and don’t leave anything behind” – Brandon Rusca talks about his experiences with the senior Thunder team so far.
A masterful second half has helped Sydney University to a big 88-point win in Darwin, 21.14 (140) to 7.10 (52).
Darren Reeves writes about the excitement of four NT players going off to Combine testing, vowing that everyone will do what they can to have the boys put their best foot forward.
NT Thunder has made four changes to its line-up to take on Sydney University in Darwin on Saturday night, with injury and rest having a bearing on the team that defeated Redland in the last game.
This weekend’s Round 19 will be Thunder’s first opportunity to back up its strong performance in the Red Centre.
After the NEAFL bye a few of the boys are still under an injury cloud and will need to be assessed closer to this Saturday’s game.