October 2018

Published a story 22nd Oct 2018 11:40 AM

Defending champions Sports fired with the ball to gain the early ascendancy over last year's grand final opponents Occasionals.

Sports make pleasing start in Ipswich title defence

Defending champions Sports fired with the ball to gain the early ascendancy over last year's grand final opponents Occasionals.

Published a story 22nd Oct 2018 10:12 AM

Sadly over the years, Bopf has watched the closure of squash courts at Ipswich Central, Raceview, Redbank Plains and Leichhardt.

Dedicated official works to halt decline of 'friendly' sport

Sadly over the years, Bopf has watched the closure of squash courts at Ipswich Central, Raceview, Redbank Plains and Leichhardt.

Published a story 21st Oct 2018 4:08 PM

Ipswich hockey goalkeeper Cade Banditt is experiencing it all and he's just turned 20.

Birthday boy thrives in hot international conditions

Ipswich hockey goalkeeper Cade Banditt is experiencing it all and he's just turned 20.

Published a story 21st Oct 2018 4:01 PM

Always up for a challenge, Cade Banditt welcomes teams being given an additional incentive to score goals.

Power play plus: Why Ipswich keeper loves extra work

Always up for a challenge, Cade Banditt welcomes teams being given an additional incentive to score goals.

Published a story 21st Oct 2018 1:09 PM

HAVING fulfilled a terrific development role this year, Western Pride women's head coach Belinda Kitching was already looking to advance next season.

Ipswich's growing women's program celebrated

HAVING fulfilled a terrific development role this year, Western Pride women's head coach Belinda Kitching was already looking to advance next season.

Published a story 21st Oct 2018 12:59 PM

After keeping a keen eye on recent Pride trials, Rigby was pleased to see two important teammates recognised at Saturday night's annual Western Pride awards.

Award winners inspire captain to focus early on 2019

After keeping a keen eye on recent Pride trials, Rigby was pleased to see two important teammates recognised at Saturday night's annual Western Pride awards.

Published a story 19th Oct 2018 10:31 AM

After sharing in Pride's historic grand final victory a year earlier, the ever-professional attacker wanted more than bowing out in the semi-final.

Why record-breaker Joe is so keen to help Ipswich team

After sharing in Pride's historic grand final victory a year earlier, the ever-professional attacker wanted more than bowing out in the semi-final.

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 4:55 PM

IT'S hard to comprehend why Ipswich has been rejected as a franchise in an expanded A-League competition.

OPINION: Ipswich can kick goals in A-League

IT'S hard to comprehend why Ipswich has been rejected as a franchise in an expanded A-League competition.

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 2:58 PM

With winter and September school holidays over for another year, it's time for some of the region's most talented athletes to launch into a new season.

Promising Ipswich athletes on state mission

With winter and September school holidays over for another year, it's time for some of the region's most talented athletes to launch into a new season.

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 2:47 PM

IPSWICH club athlete Rochelle Vidler finished 10th overall at the Youth Olympic Games after injuring her back.

Rochelle defies injury to finish top 10 at Youth Olympics

IPSWICH club athlete Rochelle Vidler finished 10th overall at the Youth Olympic Games after injuring her back.

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David, known as "Lemsy" around Ipswich, has been with the QT since 1984. He has been sports editor for more than two decades and has won numerous awards for his sports writing, including being named APN Journalist of the Year and Sports Editor of the Year. Away from work, he enjoys fishing, spending time with his family and watching sport.