|Name Mitch Rein|
Career start 2011
Weight 85 kg
|Height 1.75 m|
Role Rugby Player
Mitch Rein (born 26 April 1990 in Kiama, New South Wales) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer who currently plays for the Penrith Panthers of National Rugby League. Rein plays in the hooker position, and previously played for the St. George Illawarra Dragons.
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Rein began playing rugby league in his hometown of Kiama for the Kiama Knights, working his way up the junior ranks before signing for the Illawarra Steelers to play in their junior competitions, Harold Matthews Cup and S.G. Ball Cup. In 2006, Rein won the Steelers Harold Matthews Player of the Year. Rein then went on to sign with the St. George Illawarra Dragons and made impact with the Under-20's side in 2009 and 2010, winning the Dragons' Toyota Cup Player of the Year award in 2010.
Rein made his NRL first grade debut for the St. George Illawarra Dragons on 12 March 2011 at Skilled Park, Robina in Round 1 of the 2011 Telstra Premiership, when he came on for the final thirty minutes of their 25-16 win, making 18 tackles.
Rein played 132 National Rugby League games for the St. George Illawarra Dragons over 6 seasons.
After being told by the Dragons that his contract would not be extended past the 2016 season, Rein signed a two-year contract with the Penrith Panthers on 28 October 2016.
Rein made his first grade debut for the Panthers in their Round 13 38-0 win over the Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs, with Rein scoring 2 tries. On 28 August 2017, Rein was named in The Intrust Super Premiership NSW team of the year.