Late mail: Women's Premiership (Round 1)

St George Illawarra coach Daniel Lacey has finalised his team for the Dragons' historic Women's Premiership clash against the Brisbane Broncos on Sunday afternoon.

Talesha Quinn (knee) has been ruled out, with Holli Wheeler starting in her place in the back row. Asipau Mafi will come on to the interchange as a result.

Oneata Schwalger and Keeley Davis will start from the interchange also, with Melanie Howard named at five-eighth and Teina Clark set to play in the front row.

Women's Premiership team (Round 1) v Brisbane Broncos:

1. Sam Bremner (c) – sponsored by Stonemasons & Landscapers (since 1970)
2. Rikeya Horne – sponsored by University of Wollongong
3. Jessica Sergis – sponsored by Powerade
4. Honey Hireme – sponsored by My Muscle Chef
5. Shakiah Tungai
17. Melanie Howard
7. Raecene McGregor – sponsored by Wollongong Diagnostics
16. Teina Clark                                                                       
9. Anneka Stephens
10. Asoiva Karpani
11. Kezie Apps – sponsored by Kingsgrove Sports Centre
14. Holli Wheeler
13. Annette Brander – sponsored by EFEX

Interchange
6. Keeley Davis – sponsored by Dincel
8. Oneata Schwalger     
15. Hannah Southwell
18. Asipau Mafi