Central defender Steven Gentle is the headline capture for the ProEdge Westwood Road club. The 32 year-old has spent the past five seasons at Biggleswade Town - the last three of them as skipper. He also helped the Bedfordshire club to promotion from Division One Central of the Southern League - a feat Marheineke will no doubt be hoping he can repeat in St Ives colours. Marheineke said: We conceded far too many goals last season and a lot of that was down to our naivety. We made mistakes through a lack of experience and bringing Steven in will address that. He is a natural leader who will be respected by his team-mates and Im sure he will prove to be a great signing for us. Marheineke has also drafted in two new full-backs to help form a new-look Saints defence next term. He has snapped up right-back Pat Bexfield for a second time after previously signing the player when in charge of Huntingdon. Bexfield has had a spell out of the game since leaving Town during last season. And left-back Jordan Jarrold has arrived from Division One Central rivals Bedford Town. Marheineke added: I know Pat well. He has experience of this level and above while Jordan is an outstanding talent. Weve have three good players on board and hopefully a couple more to follow very soon.