Similarly to the Giants Wellington priority picks, the Saints with first option on Canterbury and Otago based players, have added some strong additions to their list.
Canterbury Premiers, Eastern Blues, have provided Phillip Henderson and Jack Synott to the Saints list.
Bulldogs Jack Penniket will add some much needed experience and control to their young squad line up.
Former NZ Falcon Jared Percival has also returned to canterbury from overseas rugby commitments and will be a dark horse for representative duties later in the year.
New comer Latham Fairhall has the support of the coaching staff as a young player ready to make his debut and mark on the 2023 season.