Daily Sports: Roller Derby
Roller Derby Update: 9/18/10
It's Cherry Bombs and Hellcats at home on the banked track, and Texecutioners against Windy City on the road in the flat track world. Plus, exciting news for Roller Derby video-game developments.

1:57PM Sat. Sep. 18, 2010, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Roller Derby Update: 9/4/10
When women who have never seen Roller Derby before attend their first bout, usually the first thing they say is, "I could never do that." The second is, "How can I get to do that?" Well, worry no more: There are three ways to get involved with the flat track Texas Rollergirls this month, for youngsters, rec leaguers, and top tier competitors.

11:12PM Fri. Sep. 3, 2010, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

First Playland, Now the World
It was the win the Texas Rollergirls needed: A 209-35 defeat of home-state rivals the Dallas Derby Devils. Now the Austin flat-track Roller Derby league can start eying the national tournament scene with a fresh vigor.

2:00PM Wed. Aug. 25, 2010, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Roller Derby Update: 8/7/10
Just because it's hot enough to melt the wheels off a set of skates outside at the moment, that doesn't mean there's no Roller Derby going on in Austin this weekend.

12:56AM Sat. Aug. 7, 2010, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Pink and Black Threepeat
There's only one way to sum up last night's 2010 Texas Rollergirls championship: The dynasty continues. The Hotrod Honeys managed a threepeat, fending off a brutal challenge from the Hustlers to hang on to their third consecutive title. Think it was an easy victory? Think again.

5:58PM Mon. Jul. 26, 2010, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Roller Derby Update: 7/24/10
Another double-header weekend for Roller Derby fans, as the Texas Rollergirls finish up their home season while the TXRD Lonestar Rollergirls roll on.

2:09PM Sat. Jul. 24, 2010, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

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Roller Derby Update (Updated) 7/10/10
It's a Calvello Cup '09 do-over this weekend for the banked-track Roller Derby TXRD Lonestar Rollergirls, while the flat-track Texas Rollergirls will be shootin' some pool and runnin' some bulls.

1:10PM Sat. Jul. 10, 2010, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Help outfit the Texas Rollergirls via the Derby News Network
 
Time to DNN
As anyone that's been watching the World Cup knows, we at the Chronicle love our brackets. Now the Derby News Network watch party contest combines our fascination with ranking systems with Austin's own homegrown sport, Roller Derby.

1:43PM Thu. Jul. 8, 2010, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

The Hardest Hit
There's no getting around it: This has been a tough season for the Texas Rollergirls travel team the Texecutioners, and Sunday's rock 'em, sock 'em defeat at the hands of Charm City's CCRG All-Stars didn't make it any easier.

4:00PM Tue. Jun. 29, 2010, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

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