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US bound on Football scholarship

Xavier Townsend (Class of 2018) will make his way to the USA later this year after being awarded a four-year scholarship to play for the 'Soaring Eagles' at Elmira College in a Division III NCA College in New York State. Xavier was a member of the First XI squad for three years and enjoyed a [...]

2019-08-02T08:21:30+00:00 August 2nd, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on US bound on Football scholarship

Pengelly nets triple hat-trick

Andrew Pengelly has created history in the National Premier League in Queensland with a nine goal haul against Sunshine Coast Fire on the weekend. Playing for the Brisbane Strikers, Andrew's dominant display in their 12-1 victory, has given the team hope in making the finals. After graduating school, Andrew continued to be a key member [...]

2019-07-23T09:41:33+00:00 July 23rd, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Pengelly nets triple hat-trick

Volleyball honours for Wheeler

Tom Wheeler (Class of 2016) will represent Australia in the under-23 volleyball team to play in the Asian Championship at Mayanmar (or Burma) in August. Tom returned to Australia from Canada where he is studying primary education at Grande Prairie Regional College and playing in their men’s team. The Australian squad will be training in [...]

2019-07-16T13:13:21+00:00 July 16th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Volleyball honours for Wheeler

Sky no limit to Old Boy aviator

Michael Freeman (Class of 2015) acknowledges that the drive and determination needed to fulfil his goals was due to his time at school. Freeman recently achieved gaining his Air Transport Pilot License (ATPL) which will allow him to pilot passenger jets. After graduation, Michael studied a Bachelor of Aviation at the University of Southern Queensland [...]

2019-07-16T15:05:44+00:00 July 15th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Sky no limit to Old Boy aviator

Old Boys enjoy After 5

The inaugural After 5 function held for the Old Boys received a good showing of Old Boys from a variety of eras. The Newstead Brewery which has a location at Milton turned out to a great venue for our Brisbane based Old Boys. This was the first opportunity for many Old Boys to catch up [...]

2019-06-17T10:40:20+00:00 June 17th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Old Boys enjoy After 5

Building our Boys’ future

  With the exciting news of the STEM Building Project commencing this year the school is looking for your support of this project along with allowing boys the opportunity to take advantage of the amazing facility and elite education that Ipswich Grammar School provides. We invite you to be a part of this stage in [...]

2019-06-11T13:51:24+00:00 June 11th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Building our Boys’ future

First XI dominate in front of Old Boys

The Red and White spirit was overflowing after the First XI Football team showed no mercy in their 7-1 win over BBC on Saturday. The enthusiastic crowd had a large contingent of Old Boys including many from the Class of 2018. It was a beautiful autumn day and the crowd continued to build through the [...]

2019-05-28T15:46:23+00:00 May 28th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on First XI dominate in front of Old Boys

Young dentist displaying exceptional performance

Sai Babbati (Class of 2016) showed great tenacity in his role as vice - captain of Boarding when he was at school, juggling his academic achievements as well as the responsibilities of leadership. This year sees Sai enter his 3rd year in a 5 year Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree at James Cook University and [...]

2019-03-04T11:22:44+00:00 February 27th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Young dentist displaying exceptional performance

Walters tackles breakfast crowd

Kevin Walters (Class of 1984) entertained the large audience who attended the annual Ipswich Grammar School Business Breakfast. Hosted by the IGS Old Boys the breakfast has been a popular event on the calendar for both the school and local community. Walters shared memories of his time at school where he and twin brother [...]

2019-02-27T13:33:52+00:00 February 25th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Walters tackles breakfast crowd