'He was the gel to that team': Muhleisen joins Steelers class of 2019 in the top grade

Mitch Jennings
Updated July 28 2023 - 3:42pm, first published 11:00am
He was "the backbone" of a star-studded Steelers SG Ball side, but Connor Muhleisen's walked a harder path to an NRL debut. Picture by Robert Peet.
He was "the backbone" of a star-studded Steelers SG Ball side, but Connor Muhleisen's walked a harder path to an NRL debut. Picture by Robert Peet.

If there's a kid who's worked harder for an NRL debut than young Dragons rake Connor Muhleisen, former Illawarra Steelers coach Benny Linde hasn't seen them.

Subscribe now for unlimited access.

$0/

(min cost $0)

or signup to continue reading

See subscription options
Mitch Jennings

Mitch Jennings

Sports Journalist

Sports writer. Sport is my passion, rugby league my first love.

Get the latest Wollongong news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.