What is NT Thunder Academy Women's Under 18s?
NT Thunder Academy Women's Under 18s is the Territory’s representative team for female participants aged between 15 - 18.
What competitions do they play in?
AFL Women’s Under 18 Tri-Series
AFL Women’s Under 18 National Championships
When did the NT Thunder Academy Girls Under 18s squad first commence?
In 2014 and 2015 the Northern Territory had a joint team with Tasmania known as the 'Thunder Devils'. In 2016 the Northern Territory had its first standalone team.
What have been some highlights?
Having seven players selected in the Allies squad to compete in the 2017 AFL Women’s Under 18 National Championships.
Who is the coach?
A coach will be appointed soon.
How do you qualify for this squad?
Athletes are identified through the NTFL, CAFL and local competitions and can also be nominated by someone from their club. Once the Under 18s have completed the Tri-Series against Tasmania and South Australia, a representative team known as the Allies is selected to participate in the AFL Women’s Under 18 National Championships.