Almonte Thunder

The Almonte Thunder are a Canadian Junior ice hockey team based in Almonte, Ontario. They play in the Eastern Ontario Junior Hockey League.

Almonte Thunder
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CityAlmonte, Ontario, Canada
LeagueEastern Ontario Junior Hockey League
DivisionValley
Founded2009
Home arenaAlmonte Community Center Arena
ColoursRed, black, white
              
General managerJeff Hawkins
Head coachBill White

HistoryEdit

The Almonte Thunder were granted expansion into the Eastern Ontario Junior Hockey League in 2009. The Thunder fill the void in the league left when the Carleton Place Kings were promoted to the Central Junior Hockey League.

At the conclusion of the 2014-15 season, the league announced it was re-organizing to be more of a direct developmental league to the Central Canada Hockey League and renamed the league Central Canada Hockey League Tier 2. Initially, the league was to down size to twelve teams (one feeder club for each Tier 1 team), however it reduced to 16 teams, eliminating 6 of the current franchises, including the Akwesasne Wolves, Almonte Thunder, Gananoque Islanders, Gatineau Mustangs, Morrisburg Lions, and Shawville Pontiacs.

Season-by-season resultsEdit

Season GP W L T OTL GF GA P Results Playoffs
2009-10 45 16 27 2 0 136 230 34 4th EO Valley Lost Division S-Final
2010-11 42 21 18 2 1 165 163 45 3rd EO Valley Lost Division S-Final
2011-12 42 15 19 5 3 186 212 38 3rd EO Valley
Season GP W L OTL SOL GF GA P Results Playoffs
2012-13 41 15 22 3 1 137 183 34 5th EO Valley DNQ
2013-14 41 18 16 2 5 149 171 43 2nd EO Valley Lost Conf. Final
2014-15 40 11 27 1 1 121 217 24 5th EO Valley did not qualify

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