Cutters duo join Dragons for 2013

The St George Illawarra Dragons have announced that both Shannon Wakeman and Damien Cook have agreed to respective one-year contracts that will see them join the Club until at least the end of the 2013 season.

Wakeman, 23, is a prop who was part of the Dragons National Youth Competition team between 2009-10 before signing for the Penrith Panthers in 2011.


Cook, 21, is a hooker who additionally played 24 reserve-grade games and scored 12 tries for the Cutters in their inaugural campaign.

Dragons CEO Peter Doust admits he is looking forward to the contributions both players will make to Head Coach Steve Price’s overall first-grade squad next season.