Photos By Bill Smotrilla PRESS COVERAGE: The Austin Chronicle Our May bouts saw the Hell Marys take an early lead over the Hustlers and the Honky Tonk Heartbreakers outscoring the Hotrod Honeys, but stepped-up defense and aggressive offensive play saw both trailing teams come from behind in the second halves of the games. The final [...]
Eight years ago today was the first ever Texas Rollergirls bout!
Photos By Bill Smotrilla bout 1 and bout 2, Felicia Graham PRESS COVERAGE: The Austin Chronicle Roller Derby Examiner With Texas and Cincinnati separated by just three slots on Derby News Network’s monthly power rankings, many were expecting a tight game, but the Texecutioners romped home with a final score of 149 to 61. The [...]
Photos by Felicia Graham, Bill Smotrilla, and Ziv Kruger. In a thrilling evening of flat track roller derby action, the Honky Tonk Heartbreakers and the Hotrod Honeys emerged victorious in the Texas Rollergirls’ second bout of the 2011 season on Sunday night at the Austin Convention Center. In the first bout of the night, the [...]
By Beck Wise, with additional reporting by Phil Arnold Photos By Bill Smotrilla, Felicia Graham, Nadia Caffesse, and Steve DeMent! PRESS COVERAGE: YNN – News 8 Austin Austin360.com Rue89 In front of a record-breaking crowd on Sunday night, the Texas Rollergirls kicked off their 2011 season with a round-robin mini-tournament at the Austin Convention Center. [...]
The Hustlers traveled to Phoenix, Arizona to take on Arizona Roller Derby’s all-star team, the Tent City Terrors, on February 5. The visiting team took an early lead on their way to a half-time score of 67-27. Despite a late rally by the Terrors in the second half, the Hustlers emerged victorious with a 142-91 [...]
Fan Awards Who is your favorite Texas Rollergirl (on or off the track)? (Tie) Angie Christ, Belle Starr Which Texas Rollergirl is fiercest on the track? Belle Starr Who was your favorite DJ of 2010? Sparkle Plenty Which was your favorite band in 2010? The Murdocks Who was your favorite announcer for 2010? Chip Queso [...]
The all-star Texecutioners defeated the Dallas Derby Devils in the final home game of the year on August 22. Final Score: 209-35. Check out the photos by Bill Smotrilla, Steve DeMent, and Felicia Graham.
The Hotrod Honeys won their third championship in a row Sunday night in Austin defeating the Hustlers by 60-52. The third place game had the Honky Tonk Heartbreakers winning 61-52 against the Hell Marys. You can read about it in the Austin Chronicle and check out photos by Bill Smotrilla, Felicia Graham and Steve DeMent.
June 27, 2010 – The Charm City Rollergirls came from behind for an amazing win over the Texecutioners in an incredibly physical bout Sunday night. Final Score: 154 to 146. Check out the photos by Bill Smotrilla and Steven Dement or read about it in the Austin Chronicle.