Lawrie takes early guilty plea

St George Illawarra prop Blake Lawrie has taken the early guilty plea for a grade one dangerous contact – other charge following the Dragons' loss to the Panthers on Saturday night.

Lawrie's hit on a kicking James Maloney midway through the second half has seen him pick up 75 demerit points.

The Dapto Canaries junior won't miss any football after taking the early guilty plea.