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Monday Night Rollerderby
Texecutioners to host special visit from Dairyland Dolls.

Sept. 15, 2008 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

TXRG Goes Nonprofit
Flat-track derby league to 'focus on training rather than worrying about bottom-line profits'
" release the inter-league outreach, as well as the Rec-n-Rollerderby and Junior Leagues, will become the core business. "Now..."

Feb. 18, 2009 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Prophet for Our Times
For 10 years, Lisa Crystal Carver has been writing about sex and doing sex-drenched performance pieces under the name Suckdog. But her lifestyle is born of a profound quest for an uncompromised life, a search for truth and adventure that makes her a prophet for our time.
"...a run she described in her endearingly depraved zine Rollerderby as "10 years, 25 issues, four CDs, and 10..."

Aug. 11, 2000 Arts Feature by Ada Calhoun

Roller Derby Information and Distinctions
"...home to two roller derby leagues: the Texas Rollergirls Rock'n'Rollerderby, Austin's flat-track league, and the TXRD Lonestar Rollergirls, Austin's..."

Jan. 27, 2006 Postmarks

Houston-Bound on Eight Wheels
Austin's Texecutioners coming off strong season into WFTDA regional finals.
"...It's a big week for rollerderby: not only was documentary Hell on Wheels finally released..."

Oct. 3, 2008 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin readies for Super Bowl weekend with roller skates, TV cameras, and a "yuppie makeover"
"...finally, er, rolled around. Popularly known as the rock-'em-sock-'em Rollerderby, this year the action expands to five local teams...."

Jan. 24, 2003 Music Column by Christopher Gray

A Triple Roller Derby Double Header
Roller Derby makes history at the Bob Bullock, plus upcoming bouts
"...Texas Rollergirls vs Tampa Rollerderby, Sat. April 11. The Blood Shed, 6110 Trade Center,..."

April 11, 2015 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update 4/30/11
Texies pack their bags for cooler climes, TXRD has double fun in May
"...It's a major touring month for the Texecutioners. On..."

April 30, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

A Derby Decade
A landmark anniversary for Roller Derby
"...or Lonestar rollergirls. No Austin Derby Brats and no Rec'n'Rollerderby League...."

Jan. 21, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update: 11/27/10
The off season is on
"...A group of current and former Texas Rollergirls are..."

Nov. 27, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update: 9/4/10
The Austin Derby Brats need you!
"...The Rec-N-Rollerderby league is also starting a new session: The 2010..."

Sept. 3, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

The Hardest Hit
Texecutioners take Baltimore's Charm City to the wire
"...However Charm City had a trick up their sleeve: Strollerderby...."

June 29, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

This Charming Wham
Texecutioners host Charm City Roller Girls Sunday
"...Record about the people who put the rock in rock-n-rollerderby.) The bout will kick off courtesy of this month's..."

June 24, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update, 6/19/10
WFTDA expands, and the touring season continues
"...for the big Hell Marys rubber match against Houston Rollerderby's Psych Ward Sirens. The Hell beat the Sirens 126-83..."

June 19, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Leader of the Pack
Texas Rollergirls go heavy on the D for second bout
"...fringed sleeve called Shortcut, who beat fellow rookie and Rec-N-Rollerderby alum Haus the Boss out of the pack on..."

April 26, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Worldwide Hustle
The Texas Rollergirls make history today, plus live free scrimmage
"...Then at 3pm Austin's own Hustlers make history when..."

March 20, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

City Hall on Wheels
Mayor Leffingwell to kick off Texas Rollergirls' 2010 season
"...Many of the newbies are veterans of the Rec-N-Rollerderby league, whose first 2010 regular season has already started...."

Feb. 27, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Texies and the City
Council's new partnership with flat-track Roller Derby league (video)
"...this opens up more possibilities to expand both the Rec-N-Rollerderby adults league and the Austin Derby Brats junior league...."

Feb. 7, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Texies Into 2010
Texas Rollergirls' schedule starting to fill out
"...and a mayoral proclamation recognizing their pivotal role in rollerderby (plus a Chronicle cover feature). Now the 2010 season..."

Dec. 27, 2009 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Flat Track Update
Halloween chills and national thrills for the Texas Rollergirls
"...Scream Queen contest winner Big Nasty of the TXRG Rec'n'Rollerderby league. The woman, not the ghoul...."

Oct. 27, 2009 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

TXRG Wants You
Last weekend to join Texas Rollergirl's 2009 rec league
" the last day to sign up for the Rec-n-Rollerderby league's primer session...."

Jan. 10, 2009 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roses in Texas
Final bout of the '08 flat track derby season tonight
"...gracious hosts to the top-ranked teams in flat track rollerderby for the Women's Flat Tracks Derby Association nationals. Tonight,..."

Dec. 6, 2008 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Skating and Shooting
Austin film makers talk about filming Roller Derby when there was no Roller Derby to film
"...The film tells the story of how modern-day rollerderby in Austin almost didn't happen. For the 300-plus leagues..."

Oct. 19, 2008 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Texecutioners Take a Tumble
TXRG travel team slips in Women’s Flat Track Derby Association ranking
"...blowout at the hands of New York's Gotham Girls Rollerderby on June 21 during the East Coast Extravaganza. Neither..."

July 29, 2008 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Texecutioners Take Gotham Beat-Down
Texas Rollergirls takes significant loss, redeeming win at East Coast Derby Extravaganza
"...went down to New York's No. 5 Gotham Girls Rollerderby a worrying 125-65, before coming out of the weekend..."

June 25, 2008 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

7 & 7 is
7 & 7 is
"...45 ringing up a trio of tunes for ATX's Rollerderby Records. "Untitled Instrumental" is L.A. snowdrift on "Christmas Day,"..."

July 7, 2006 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Going yard with a litany of baseball songs, a hot-rod show, and Trail of Dead

April 1, 2005 Music Column by Christopher Gray

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...millennium's dawn, but 2002's Love for the Last Time (Rollerderby) mixed Rachel Staggs' haunting vocals with T.J. O'Leary's melodic..."

March 19, 2004 Music Feature

Experimental Aircraft
Texas Platters
"...Experimental AircraftLove for the Last Time (Rollerderby)..."

Nov. 29, 2002 Music Review by Michael Chamy

After a Fashion
Our Style Avatar discovers dirt cheap cigs and trumpets the extravagant Bikes & Babes in Toyland benefit.
"...trapeze, tight rope, stilt-walking, juggling, puppet shows, and flamenco rollerderby! A silent auction will feature items from Cush Cush,..."

Feb. 9, 2001 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

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