While disappointed no Ipswich competition side made the recent Harding-Madsen Shield final, Stoodley has been heartened by positive junior development.
MIKE Stoodley conceded a disappointing aspect "at this point of the season'' was the number of forfeits in the lower grades.
FEW regional athletics clubs in Queensland can boast having four international competitors enjoying success in one season.
WHEN you are described as irreplaceable, you know you're doing a terrific job as a volunteer.
PREPARING to celebrate the Ipswich and District Athletic Club's 40th year, officials, members and supporters have plenty to be excited about next year.
In her youth-laden senior team, Kitching is happy to have experienced leader Sophie Weatherby back as captain in 2019.
EVER professional in everything she does, Belinda Kitching is already looking 12 months ahead at Western Pride.
IPSWICH Knights head coach Andy Ogden has a simple message for his Premier League players heading into the Christmas break.
AFTER highlighting 30 world-class Ipswich achievers from the past three decades, the next question has to be: "who missed out?''
Having fulfilled a variety of footy roles in a number of centres, he welcomes the opportunity to work with others to enhance the sport in Ipswich.
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.