July 2019

Published a story 15th Jul 2019 12:31 PM

What pleased the master mentor most in Sunday's 4-2 Combined Competition final win over Rangeville was the terrific tempo his team played.

'Fantastic' play creates even stronger Wests club

What pleased the master mentor most in Sunday's 4-2 Combined Competition final win over Rangeville was the terrific tempo his team played.

Published a story 15th Jul 2019 11:35 AM

AS a "senior'' player aged 19, Jess Wilkinson is well qualified to share why the Wests' hockey juggernaut keeps rolling on this season.

Why unbeaten Wests are still the best

AS a "senior'' player aged 19, Jess Wilkinson is well qualified to share why the Wests' hockey juggernaut keeps rolling on this season.

Published a story 15th Jul 2019 11:08 AM

Bremer State High School HPE teacher Stephanie O'Brien was thrilled to earn a co-captaincy role when the Jets side was formed.

How Ipswich teacher sets leading values at Jets

Bremer State High School HPE teacher Stephanie O'Brien was thrilled to earn a co-captaincy role when the Jets side was formed.

Published a story 14th Jul 2019 6:08 PM

IF multiple challenges are designed to test a team's tenacity, the Ipswich Force women are rising to make the grade.

Mighty comeback: Why Ipswich women so tenacious

IF multiple challenges are designed to test a team's tenacity, the Ipswich Force women are rising to make the grade.

Published a story 14th Jul 2019 11:10 AM

Ripley Valley FC strengthened their bid for promotion after a hard-fought 2-0 victory over Springfield in the latest local derby.

Historic football derby creates new goals

Ripley Valley FC strengthened their bid for promotion after a hard-fought 2-0 victory over Springfield in the latest local derby.

Published a story 14th Jul 2019 10:35 AM

It was the number of valuable contributions that most pleased Ipswich Eagles coach Kym Mansell.

How Eagles improve their condition for run to finals

It was the number of valuable contributions that most pleased Ipswich Eagles coach Kym Mansell.

Published a story 12th Jul 2019 12:04 PM

Having shared in a golden era of Ipswich football, Andy Ogden knows how valuable remembering the past is.

Coalstars deeds can inspire Knights finals' charge

Having shared in a golden era of Ipswich football, Andy Ogden knows how valuable remembering the past is.

Published a story 12th Jul 2019 11:04 AM

Although he can walk and jog a little despite a number of restrictive injuries, Collins loves the excitement provided by his latest sporting conquest.

Fast and rewarding: Enjoying footy in a wheelchair

Although he can walk and jog a little despite a number of restrictive injuries, Collins loves the excitement provided by his latest sporting conquest.

Published a story 12th Jul 2019 9:34 AM

As one of Ipswich's most promising home-grown prospects, Mitch Poulain knew he had to do more to keep pace with his high-flying opponents.

Home-grown talent keen to reach new QBL heights

As one of Ipswich's most promising home-grown prospects, Mitch Poulain knew he had to do more to keep pace with his high-flying opponents.

Published a story 11th Jul 2019 4:07 PM

AS we enter the crucial period where premiership dreams ignite or final hopes fade, here's a snapshot of how five of Ipswich's top sporting teams are faring.

Pass or fail: How five top Ipswich teams rate so far

AS we enter the crucial period where premiership dreams ignite or final hopes fade, here's a snapshot of how five of Ipswich's top sporting teams are faring.

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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.