Derby News Network
As SVRG moves up in the derby world and plays WFTDA challengers, we are getting more coverage from the derby media. The KillaBytes/Denver Bruising Altitude bout was covered by Derby News Network on June 12 (the link says Rat City/Denver but it starts with our bout), and now the Dots' game versus Jet City's Bellingham Roller Betties will be covered here this Saturday. They have a simultaneous interactive textcast, so you can ask questions or cheer SVRG on. Awesome!
...and while you're there, thank them for the coverage by making a donation (follow that link or click "Contribute" on the front page)--they are totally DIY and are doing AMAZING things for roller derby, so they need your support!
After a 259-40 loss to the B.ay A.rea D.erby Girls this morning, the Dot.Kamikazes rallied in the losers' bracket to take third place in the Big One from the Humboldt Redwood Rollers.
SVRG went into the game missing a player, Pia Mess, whose ejection in the bout against the B.A.D. Girls carried over to the bout against Humboldt. Humboldt jumped to a quick lead in the first few jams, but SVRG summoned their amazing endurance and started to lay down the points. SVRG secured the lead and ended the first half ahead, 69-44.
In the second half, Humboldt came back strong, and the teams traded off the lead several times. A rally in the last few minutes buoyed by strong jamming by Smack Dahlia and Death by Dollface and power blocking by MisTits (aka Cosmo Trouble) launched SVRG ahead of Redwood, ending ... Read More »