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Feb 1, 2016 | Bout News

New Year Knock Out: Rockits Pummel Dagger Dolls

By Fire Wally The Rockits showed poise and control in Saturday’s New Year Knock Out event, earning a 193-149 victory over the Dagger Dolls. Though they led on the scoreboard through the entire bout, the Rockits had to fend off multiple strong challenges by the Dolls. In a game that felt closer and more tense […]

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Feb 1, 2016 | Bout News

New Year Knock Out: Atomic Bombshells Clobber Garda Belts

By Fire Wally The Atomic Bombshells won their second bout of the Minnesota RollerGirls regular season during the first Minnesota RollerGirls event of 2016, a 150-85 victory over the Garda Belts. Led by an outstanding scoring effort by jammer Brickyard, the Bombshells maintained the lead throughout the entire game. Their victory earns them the second […]

Jan 24, 2016 | Bout News

New Year Knock Out Results

It was a great night with plenty of Knock Out hits! In the end, the Bombshells came out on top against the Gardas, 150-85. The Rockits bested the Dolls, 193-149. Come back on February 6 for our semi-final matchup!

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Jan 22, 2016 | Bout News

New Year Knock Out: The Preview

While the rest of us have been nursing our holiday hangovers or staying inside from the cold, the Minnesota RollerGirls have been preparing. They’ve been pushing themselves harder, giving themselves new challenges, hitting the gym and hitting the track. The new year brings new chances for glory, but the roller derby league waits for no […]

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Jan 2, 2016 | Bout News

The Naughty List: Dagger Dolls Roasted By Atomic Bombshells

By Fire Wally The Atomic Bombshells dominated their game against the Dagger Dolls at the Minnesota RollerGirls December Naughty List event. Leading from the first whistle to the end of the game, the Bombshells earned their first victory in the Minnesota RollerGirls regular season 181-87.

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Jan 2, 2016 | Bout News

The Naughty List: Rockits Around the Garda Tree

By Fire Wally The Rockits won their second game in a row in this 12th Minnesota RollerGirls Home Season with a convincing victory over the Garda Belts 147-92. The Rockits relied on what has become a steady jamming rotation of Obscene Sheen, Dreidel Robber, and Rhea Volt, each running up multiple big scoring jams to […]

Dec 20, 2015 | Bout News

ABS Take Dolls; Rockits top Gardas

The bout name might’ve been The Naughty List, but it turned out nice for the Atomic Bombshells and the Rockits! In the first bout of the evening, the Bombshells defeated the Dolls 181-87.The second bout of the night saw the Rockits take the Gardas 141-92. Two great games to lead us into a jolly holiday […]

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Dec 16, 2015 | Bout News

The Naughty List Preview

By Fire Wally We’re missing the sun up here in the Northern Hemisphere. The curse of our latitude combined with the earth’s axis tilt means that we see our life-giving star only for a precious few hours a day. Many of us commute to our offices in the morning darkness, then after toiling all day […]

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Dec 14, 2015 | Bout News

Tear It Up: Rockits Outlast Bombshells To Win

By Fire Wally The Rockits won out over the Atomic Bombshells at the Minnesota RollerGirls Tear It Up bout, coming out ahead in a nail-biting finish in front of the screaming crowds at the Roy Wilkins Auditorium. The 102-93 victory gives the Rockits a 1-0 start to the MNRG regular season and a great followup […]

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Dec 14, 2015 | Bout News

Tear It Up: Garda Belts Win Over Dagger Dolls

By Fire Wally The Garda Belts kicked off the Minnesota RollerGirls regular season with a win at the Tear It Up event, overcoming a strong Dagger Dolls squad to win 170-100. After a closely-fought first half, the Garda Belts used a dynamic, offense-driven attack to build an insurmountable lead in the second half.