Silver Fern midcourter Shannon Francois has re-signed with the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel for the 2015 ANZ Championship.

Tenacious midcourter Wendy Frew and formidable defenders Storm Purvis and Phoenix Karaka have re-signed with the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel for the 2015 ANZ Championship.

Dynamic midcourter Phillipa Finch has opted not to return to the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel franchise next season, instead focusing on rebuilding her earthquake-stricken home in Christchurch.