PREPARING for his second Queensland Basketball League season as Ipswich's head coach, Chris Riches feels his team is already ahead of schedule.
After the rainy weekend conditions, two experienced coaches offered their perspectives on battling the elements.
Senior Sports player Lee Scudds expects Saturday's semi-final could go for four or five hours if T.C United's most dangerous player hits her straps.
After a seesawing two days of grand final cricket, "Richo'' showed how much he values winning big games with the club he has served so well for years.
HOW quickly sporting fortunes can change in grand finals.
GOODNA have emerged as early premiership contenders after showcasing their superior size, strength and speed in a runaway A-Grade victory.
REDBANK Plains coach John Leota praised his team's defensive effort after the Bears secured their first win of the Rugby League Ipswich A-Grade competition.
AGED 28 and still enjoying his football, Lincoln Rule has plenty to offer the Ipswich Knights in this year's cut-throat QPL competition.
THE Ipswich City Bulls and Western Spirit will carry some growing confidence into their next SEQ FFA Cup games.
The post-game reaction of head coach Terry Kirkham and the roar of drums from Pride's dressing room highlighted what a mighty win it was.
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.