Having watched and learnt from one of Ipswich's most respected leaders, first-time skipper Matt Guest is ready to take the defending champions forward.
A MAJOR off-season initiative aims to assist the Ipswich Logan Hornets and strengthen the Ipswich and West Moreton Cricket Association competition.
After moving north for work and returning to Ipswich, Weatherby is sharing in one of his most enjoyable football seasons.
After scoring a rare "full moon'' goal to seal victory, Norths captain Terry Wode typified the tremendous camaraderie being developed in the R2 competition.
THE best way to win an extra-time thriller is scoring in the first minute of additional play.
The regular A-Grader was initially surprised after his mishit during a goal mouth scramble secured Wests' a 3-2 extra-time Reserve Grade victory over Easts.
For Wests Hockey Club, it was the perfect way to put the icing on their 50 year celebrations.
It arrived at the Ipswich Hockey Complex on Saturday night in a drama-charged and at times fiery clash with minor premiers Hancocks.
With two grand final combatants capable of scoring in the blink of an eye, lessons from past clashes are crucial.
Defender Blake Douglas needed surgery to remove his appendix after winning the latest Barry Dancer Excellence Award.
David Lems has been sports editor at the QT for many years, having started at the paper in 1984. He was won many awards focusing on the achievements and issues of sportspeople in the Ipswich region.