League: Mountford Inspires Tigers

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 1:12 PM

By Daniel Scamozzi

A brilliant and dominant performance from returning midfielder Declan Mountford helped Claremont record a 22-point win against Perth in glorious conditions at Lathlain Park.

Despite trailing by 19 points at half-time, the Tigers kicked eight unanswered goals in a scintillating third term to prevail 13.8 (86) to 9.10 (64) in the first of their two pre-season matches.

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Reserves: Stergiou Leads The Way For Tigers

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 1:07 PM

By Daniel Scamozzi

An inspired performance from dashing defender Jake Stergiou helped Claremont’s Reserves overcome a slow start and record a 22-point win against Perth in glorious conditions at Lathlain Park.

Despite trailing by 21 points at quarter-time, the Tigers kicked 12 of the last 16 goals to prevail 13.5 (83) to 8.13 (61) in the first of their two pre-season matches.

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Pre-Season Preview: Perth vs. Claremont

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 9:41 AM

By Daniel Scamozzi

The first of Claremont’s two pre-season fixtures takes place on Saturday afternoon, with the mighty Tigers set to face Perth at Lathlain Park.

The contest will provide the Tigers with an invaluable opportunity to further build on their pre-season preparations, with round one of the 2019 Optus WAFL Premiership Season rapidly approaching.

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Warren Ralph Inducted Into The WA Hall Of Fame

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 2:08 PM

Congratulations to Warren Ralph who was last night inducted into the West Australian Hall of Fame. He has the distinction of being Claremont’s greatest goal-kicker --- 564 from 123 league matches --- and was the WAFL’s leading goal-kicker four times --- 1980 (87 goals), 1981 (127), 1982 (115) and 1983 (128). He is also a triple Claremont premiership player, in 1981, 1987 and 1989. He also represented WA in six interstate matches (kicking 21 goals) and kicked Read More [+]

Liam Henry Has A Touch Of Magic

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 11:43 AM

By Ken Casellas

Slightly-built and curly-haired, teenage schoolboy Liam Henry lit up Claremont Oval on a dull, wet and wintry morning with a sparkling exhibition in a forward pocket in an intraclub scratch match last Saturday.

The effervescent 17-year-old befuddled his rivals with his magical skills and delighted the sparse band of hearty supporters with three wonderful goals in the opening quarter.

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Richardson And Mitchell To Lead The Tigers

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 10:03 AM

By Ken Casellas

Dynamic Claremont footballers Ian Richardson and Kane Mitchell have been appointed co-captains of the Tigers for the 2019 season. And brilliant high-marking forward Tom Lee has been chosen as vice-captain.

Teammates in Claremont’s WAFL premiership triumphs in 2011 and 2012, they have set the standard throughout their decorated careers for dedication, professionalism and unwavering determination on the field of battle.

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Treacy Shows His Class

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 3:17 PM

By Ken Casellas

A medium-sized forward flanker with deft skills and abundant pace caught the eye when Claremont travelled to Joondalup last Thursday night for an early pre-season scratch match against West Perth.

He is Anthony Treacy, who has moved from Broome to Perth in a bid to make a name for himself with the Tigers.

Treacy took a while to adjust to the tempo of the contest before revealing his class. He also showed Read More [+]

Colts Pre-Season Report

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 9:54 AM

The Colts returned to training on Monday 14th January after a 3 week break over the Christmas period.
It was pleasing to see that majority of the playing group utilised their time away from the club to not only rest and relax with family and friends, but to work on physical improvements. A number of players posted personal best 2km time trial numbers upon returning to training and we have seen a large Read More [+]

Optus WAFL Womens competition confirmed for 2019

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 10:52 AM - by Steve Tuohey

A new West Australian Football League Women’s (WAFLW) competition will kick off in 2019, with five teams to compete in the inaugural Optus WAFLW Premiership Season.

East Fremantle, Claremont, Peel Thunder, Subiaco and Swan Districts will each field a WAFLW team in 2019, with South Fremantle receiving a provisional license for 2020.

West Australian Football Commission CEO Gavin Taylor said the WAFLW competition was an exciting step forward for football in WA that would complete the talent development pathway from Auskick to AFLW.

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Pre-Season Report

Friday, February 1, 2019 - 11:59 AM

Our pre-Xmas training phase was extremely positive. Our retention of players and being able to add Declan Mountford, Harry McCracken, Jack Bradshaw and Callan England plus a host of eager and talented colts boys has made it an exciting place to be. A number of new faces are having a crack as well and it wouldn’t surprise me to see a couple step up. Our post Xmas training has also started well.
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