HR Archive

  • Hot off my cellular telephone’s text messaging feature: GNR: Braidy Punch and Va Va Boom (aka Braidy and Va) HH: Mortar ‘n’ Pistol and Behexen (aka Pistol and Hex) HR:...

    October 6th Draft Results

    Hot off my cellular telephone’s text messaging feature: GNR: Braidy Punch and Va Va Boom (aka Braidy and Va) HH: Mortar ‘n’ Pistol and Behexen (aka Pistol and Hex) HR:...

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  • Fair warning: this blog may devolve into a big, sloppy mash note to the Break Neck Betties.  I’m only human after all: I put my hot pants on one leg at...

    RCR Championships Recap: Betties win!

    Fair warning: this blog may devolve into a big, sloppy mash note to the Break Neck Betties.  I’m only human after all: I put my hot pants on one leg at...

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  • A couple orders of business to start with… 1. Jellypig, I was the girl in the red sweatshirt who waved at you from a bike yesterday morning.  We might be...

    Weekend Recap: Closing Scramble, etc.

    A couple orders of business to start with… 1. Jellypig, I was the girl in the red sweatshirt who waved at you from a bike yesterday morning.  We might be...

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  • On Saturday, the High Rollers defeated the Break Neck Betties 120-106 in an epic bout full of unanswered runs and sweet comebacks. With the High Rollers and Betties sitting in...

    High Rollers remain undefeated

    On Saturday, the High Rollers defeated the Break Neck Betties 120-106 in an epic bout full of unanswered runs and sweet comebacks. With the High Rollers and Betties sitting in...

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  • Roller derby action is fast and furious, both on the track and in my social calendar.   Rose City Axles of Annihilation 200-some, Salt City 60-something? Somehow I cannot find the score...

    Weekend Recap: May 13-15

    Roller derby action is fast and furious, both on the track and in my social calendar.   Rose City Axles of Annihilation 200-some, Salt City 60-something? Somehow I cannot find the score...

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  • Last weekend in Rose City…we welcomed the Rat City Rollers from Seattle with a Fresh Meat scrimmage, the Rose City/Rat City home teams battled at Memorial Coliseum, and then the travel teams...

    Weekend Recap: April 23-24

    Last weekend in Rose City…we welcomed the Rat City Rollers from Seattle with a Fresh Meat scrimmage, the Rose City/Rat City home teams battled at Memorial Coliseum, and then the travel teams...

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  • All right – it’s halftime of the Blazers game, so this one has to be quick.   I hope you all got your phone calls by now…. GNR: Tyger Bomb HH: Effy Stone...

    April 2011 Draft Results

    All right – it’s halftime of the Blazers game, so this one has to be quick.   I hope you all got your phone calls by now…. GNR: Tyger Bomb HH: Effy Stone...

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  • In case you missed it, there were approximately 10 hours of roller derby played in the hangar at Oaks Park last weekend, not including practice.  What happened? Break Neck Betties...

    March 18-20th weekend recap

    In case you missed it, there were approximately 10 hours of roller derby played in the hangar at Oaks Park last weekend, not including practice.  What happened? Break Neck Betties...

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  • I only have a few minutes (it’s my husband’s birthday…happy birthday, baby!), but I’m pretty sure that the draft went as follows: GNR: Itzo EZ and Amanda **Edit** and Kate! ...

    March Draft Results

    I only have a few minutes (it’s my husband’s birthday…happy birthday, baby!), but I’m pretty sure that the draft went as follows: GNR: Itzo EZ and Amanda **Edit** and Kate! ...

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  • The Fresh Meat wake-up call Fresh Meat serves up an extra-large slice of humble pie. We gasp for air during endurance drills and struggle to stay upright on quivering, burning...

    Just keep roller skating: Surviving the path to bout night

    The Fresh Meat wake-up call Fresh Meat serves up an extra-large slice of humble pie. We gasp for air during endurance drills and struggle to stay upright on quivering, burning...

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