Meet the Illawarra Steelers wrecking ball who is ready to explode in 2024

Joshua Bartlett
Updated December 1 2023 - 3:45pm, first published November 30 2023 - 3:25pm
Illawarra Steelers young gun Leeroy Weatherall hopes to follow in his sister Maddi's (inset) footsteps and play with the Dragons. Pictures by Adam McLean and Sylvia Liber
Illawarra Steelers young gun Leeroy Weatherall hopes to follow in his sister Maddi's (inset) footsteps and play with the Dragons. Pictures by Adam McLean and Sylvia Liber

Homegrown Steelers rising star Leeroy Weatherall doesn't have to look too far for inspiration as he maps out a plan to one day become an NRL player.

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Joshua Bartlett

Joshua Bartlett

Sport Journalist

A sporting fanatic who is keen to promote all codes in the Illawarra and abroad. Mercury's chief football reporter.

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