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10 RE-SIGN, 4 NEWBIES AND SUFFOLK DEPARTS...
As part of the evening, Alan announced his first 4 new signing as head coach.
Former St Helens and local lad Lewis Galbraith has agreed terms for 2016 following a stint with Sydney Roosters u20s and then latterly maturing as a player under Alan at Sarina.
"Trigger" has played 1 game on the wing for Hornets previously on dual registration but is naturally a centre.
Former junior international Ben Moores is another young Brit returning from Australia to sign for the Hornets.
Having come through the ranks at Warrington, the hooker or loose forward had stints with North and South Wales before heading down under.
Jo Qaniuci is a Fijian national who first came to light playing for Rochdale Cobras before making the step up to Rochdale Mayfield.
The hard hitting Fijian has been impressive on the local scene for a number of years and will join the club subject to visas once Mayfield have finished there season.
Former Warrington Wizards player Jono Smith joins from North Wales Crusaders.
The strike back rower was League 1 player of the year in 2013, is proven at this level and will add strike to the back row. Jono has turned down big offers from 2 clubs to join the Hornets promotion push.
The only departures confirmed to date are that of Dave Llewellyn, who has retired, and Liam Gilchrist, who will take a break from the game.
Tony Suffolk has also left the club to take up contract with Swinton Lions.
Suffolk made clear his intentions to return to the Championship in 2016 and had hoped that opportunity would come with Hornets, but that was not to be.
He agreed with the Lions a Championship only offer ahead of the play offs but would have stayed with the Hornets had they not been promoted.
With the Lions promoted 29 year old Suffolk will now get the chance to play Championship in 2016 and we wish him all the best for the future.
Current Hornets players to agree a contract to date are Paul Crook, James Dandy, Dale Bloomfield, Danny Yates, Brad Hargreaves, John Cookson, Alex McClurg, Jordan Case, James Tilley and Mike Ratu.
With Killer set to meet the rest of his squad by Friday and with 2 Queensland Cup forwards going through visa applications and various other local and British talent currently in talks, the 2016 squad will soon be locked in.