TXRG, Home and Away

Texas Rollergirls season firming up

With the first bouts of the season behind them, the Texas Rollergirls are putting the 2008 season together, and fans are filling up their calendars for the first Sunday of every month (check back soon for the touring Texecutioner's season). First up will be the April 6 event, which could contain one of the most interesting matchups of the season. The Hotrod Honeys came out of their March 2 rematch with the champion Hell Marys with a squeaker win: this time, they'll be facing the Hustlers, whose new-look team has had a month to shake off their inaugural loss to the Honky Tonk Heartbreakers.

When it comes to Texas hospitality, it looks like Austin's own are trying to set up their own Red River Rivalry. So far, two of this season's out-of-state guests hail from Oklahoma. As for TXRG away games, anyone know any good rest stops along U.S. 290? Because so far, what's confirmed is two trips to Houston.

Check below the fold for full dates.

Home Season

April 6
Hustlers vs Hotrod Honeys
Honky Tonk Heartbreakers vs Tornado Alley Rollergirls (Oklahoma City, Okla.)

May 4
Honky Tonk Heartbreakers vs Hell Marys
Hustlers vs Green Country Rollergirls (Tulsa, Okla.)

June 1
Hustlers vs Hell Marys
Hotrod Honeys vs Visitors (team TBC)

July 6
Honky Tonk Heartbreakers vs Hotrod Honeys
Hell Marys vs Visitors (team TBC)

Aug. 3
Championship Bout

Sept. 7

Touring Bouts

April 13
Hell Marys vs Psych Ward Sirens (Houston Roller Derby)

May 18
Honky Tonk Heartbreakers vs Bayou City Bosse$ (Houston Roller Derby)

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