Dragons Weekly Wrap-Up

The St George Illawarra Dragons Weekly Wrap-Up provides all the key-stories from inside the Club and as reported by external media all in the one place in case you missed it!

See who the Dragons will face following the announcement of the 2017 NRL Premiership draw and reaction to it by external media.

Furthermore, stay informed on recruitment and retention issues concerning the Club as well as see how both Kurt Mann and Drew Hutchison will vie for the halfback role next season.

Club 

NRL CEO Todd Greenberg proudly launched and explained the 2017 Telstra Premiership draw at Rugby League Central, Moore Park on Thursday. Dragons Official Website

The Dragons open their season with back-to-back home games against the Penrith Panthers at UOW Jubilee Oval, Kogarah and the Parramatta Eels at WIN Stadium, Wollongong. Dragons Official Website

The Illawarra Mercury analyses the four fixtures the Dragons will play at WIN Stadium, Wollongong in 2017. Illawarra Mercury

The Leader analyses the five fixtures the Dragons will play at UOW Jubilee Oval, Kogarah in 2017. The Leader

NRL.com provide an analysis of the St George Illawarra Dragons 2017 NRL Premiership Draw following its release on Thursday. Dragons Official Website

The Dragons advise that the newly formed Georges River Council and St George District RLFC have undertaken a review of the lease arrangements for UOW Jubilee Oval, Kogarah which will expire in February 2017. Dragons Official Website

Dragons have received a double membership boost having proudly passed 10,000 Red V Members as well as welcoming Brydens Lawyers as the official Red V Membership Partner for the 2017 season. Dragons Official Website

Football 

Dragons utility Kurt Mann has emerged as an unlikely candidate to inherit the halfback role, throwing down the challenge to Drew Hutchison. Daily Telegraph

Dragons Director of Rugby League Pathways Ian Millward has provided an update on recent recruitment and retention speculation surrounding the Club. Dragons Official Website

Dragons Head of Athletic Performance Nathan Pickworth provides an update on the five players who took part in the Four Nations tournament held in England recently. Dragons Official Website

Dragons new recruit Josh Kerr is ready to seize the opportunities ahead of him after arriving at the Club. Dragons Official Website

Dragons halfback Drew Hutchison has set several goals which culminate with him playing in the halves next season. Dragons Official Website