The Hancocks men's side in this weekend's annual Tiger Turf Cup competition will be more a composite team than last year's Ipswich grand final champions.
CAPITAL League 1 local derby rivals Ipswich City Bulls and Western Spirit are set to kick off their new football seasons this weekend.
RIPLEY Valley FC will be a new player in town with some of Ipswich's most experienced campaigners when the Football Brisbane season kicks off on Friday night.
Waterworx duo Mollie O'Callaghan and Mercedes Siganto have gained a timely boost for the national age championships
IPSWICH driver Ash Walsh is back racing in the Dunlop Super 2 series this year and he's brought along a friend, with Bundy connections, for the ride.
Three of those Ipswich and District Athletic Club competitors set personal bests at the recent Queensland 3000m championships at QSAC in Brisbane.
SPEEDSTER Ash Walsh was planning to pursue his Ipswich accounting career before receiving his latest terrific opportunity.
She deserves credit for the way she's regained her best batting form in recent weeks.
While disappointed no Ipswich competition side made the recent Harding-Madsen Shield final, Stoodley has been heartened by positive junior development.
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.