WA Thundersticks

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SmokeFree WA Thundersticks

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Nickname Thundersticks
Association Hockey Australia
AHL
Coach Paul Gaudoin
Captain Bevan George
Home ground Perth Hockey Stadium
Curtin University
Home colours
Away colours

The SmokeFree WA Thundersticks are a men's Australian field hockey team, representing Western Australia in the Australian Hockey League.

The Thundersticks have been the most successful team since the inception of the National Hockey League (NHL) (now the Australian Hockey League) in 1991 (the Thundersticks did not compete until 1992). Their home ground is the Perth Hockey Stadium at Curtin University of Technology in Perth.

They have also competed under the names, Perth Thundersticks and WAIS (Western Australian Institute of Sport) Thundersticks.

The team were victorious in the 2008 AHL final played in Canberra, defeating the Queensland Blades 4-2.

Season standings[edit]

Year Position
1992 Champions
1993 Champions
1995 Champions
1996 4th
1997 Runners-up
1998 4th
1999 Champions
2000 Champions
2001 Runners-up
2002 Champions
2003 Runners-up
2004 Runners-up
2005 3rd
2006 4th
2007 Runners-up
2008 Champions
2009 Champions
2010 4th
2011 Champions
2012 Runners-up
2013 7th
2014 Runners-up


2010 WA Thundersticks Team
Chris Bausor Jordan Hunt
Graeme Begbie Andrew Jacobs
Matthew Boyce Fergus Kavanagh
Craig Boyne Tyler Lovell
Mark Boyne Nathan McGuire
Kiel Brown Ross Meadows
Ian Burcher Trent Mitton
Jonathon Charlesworth Alistair Park
Tristan Clemons Darren Parkes
Brent Dancer Greg Reece
Bevan George Travis Taylor
Greg Hearn Aran Zalewski
Coach: David Bell
Assistant Coach: Tristram Woodhouse/Chris

O'Rielly/Nathan Eglington

Manager: Hans Geers
Physiotherapist Andrew Bell
Video Analyst:
2011 WA Thundersticks Team
Chris Bausor Fergus Kavanagh
Matthew Boyce Tyler Lovell
Craig Boyne Nathan McGuire
Mark Boyne Trent Mitton
Kiel Brown Alistair Park
Ian Burcher Darren Parkes
Jonathon Charlesworth Sam Pike
Tristan Clemons Greg Reece
Brent Dancer Daniel Sampey
Bevan George Grant Schubert
Greg Hearn Kit Tapper
Jordan Hunt Aran Zalewski
Andrew Jacobs
Coach: Chris O'Reilly
Assistant Coach: Tristram Woodhouse
Manager: Hans Geers
Physiotherapist: Andrew Bell
Video Analyst: Graham Begbie
2012 WA Thundersticks Team
Tim Bates Bevan George
Chris Bausor Andrew Jacobs
Matthew Boyce Fergus Kavanagh
Craig Boyne Tyler Lovell
Mark Boyne Nathan McGuire
Kiel Brown Trent Mitton
Ian Burcher Alistair Park
Tristan Clemons Grant Schubert
Brent Dancer Aran Zalewski
Coach: Chris O'Reilly
Assistant Coach: Nathan Eglington
Manager: Tristam Woodhouse
Physiotherapist: Trevor Lawrence-Brown
Video Analyst: Ben Senior
2013 WA Thundersticks Team
Tim Bates Frank Main
Chris Bausor Nathan McGuire
Matthew Boyce Trent Mitton
Craig Boyne Alistair Park
Kiel Brown Sam Pike
Tristan Clemons Daniel Sampey
Ross Hall Grant Schubert
Fergus Kavanagh Jayme Walsh
Tyler Lovell Aran Zalewski
Coach: Chris O'Reilly/Nathan Eglington
Assistant Coach: Craig Wilson
Manager: David Crosgrove
Physiotherapist: Andrew Bell
Video Analyst: Blake Burrows
2014 WA Thundersticks Team
Ben Ashford Andre Di Filippo
Chris Bausor Andrew Jacobs
Graham Begbie Fergus Kavanagh
Matthew Bird Tyler Lovell
Matthew Boyce Nathan McGuire
Craig Boyne Trent Mitton
Kiel Brown Alistair Park
Ian Burcher Cale Walsh
Hamish Coates Aran Zalewski
Coach: Nathan Eglington/Chris O'Reilly
Assistant Coach: Richard Davies
Manager Tristram Woodhouse
Physiotherapist: Trevor Lawrence-Brown
Video Analyst:


Current WA Squad
Tim Bates Fergus Kavanagh
Chris Bausor Matthew Lim
Simon Benetti Tyler Lovell
Kiel Brown Frank Main
Ian Burcher Trent Mitton
Tim Geers Alistair Park
Frazer Gerrard James Richardson
Coby Green Tom Wickham
Jake Harvie Aran Zalewki
Coach: Jason Butcher
Assistant Coach: Dean Evans/James Grant
Manager: Lawrie Tyler
Physiotherapist: Trevor Lawrence Brown
Video Analyst: Example


References[edit]

http://www.hockeywa.org.au/thunderstruck/thundersticks.cfm

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