With Scout Night on May 8th fast approaching, current member of the Cincinnati Rollergirls and former Girl Scout Bombtrack reminisces about her scouting experiences.
Month: August 2010
Girl Scout Becomes Sk8 Crime
Would you believe that Sk8 Crime was a Girl Scout and lives every day by the Girl Scout Law? Now, I'm sure you could argue that the Girl Scouts don't really encourage the aggressive behavior that Sk8 Crime exhibits while knocking down the opposition.
Are We There Yet?
Being a transfer skater to another league can be somewhat stressful with getting to know everyone, how they play and how things are run. I recently got a chance to get to know my fellow teammates a little bit better in my first away game to Grand Rapids, MI.
05.08.10 Game Preview
Cincinnati Rollergirls announcer Caesar previews this Saturday's double-header between the Cincinnati Rollergirls and the Chicago Outfit. First up are Cincinnati's Silent Lambs and the Outfit's Shade Brigade in a 40-minute battle between development teams. The main event is a 60-minute regulation game between Cincinnati's Black Sheep and the Outfit's Syndicate.
The Cincinnati Rollergirls proudly welcome Girl and Boy Scouts from across the Tri-state for their first-ever Scout Night during this double-header of women’s roller derby at the Cincinnati Gardens.
05.29.10 Game Preview
Cincinnati Rollergirls announcer Caesar previews this Saturday's double-header at the Cincinnati Gardens, which pits Cincinnati’s Black Sheep against Minnesota’s North Star Roller Girls and Cincinnati’s Silent Lambs against Dayton’s Gem City Rollergirls during CRG's first-ever College Night.
The Things You Get Used To
When I first joined the league, I had never worn a mouthguard.
I couldn’t believe it when Sk8 Crime explained that wearing them was mandatory. We already had pads and a helmet...was a mouthguard really necessary?
05.29.10 Game Recap
Cincinnati Rollergirls announcer Caesar gives a detailed recap of Saturday's double-header against Dayton's Gem City Rollergirls and Minneapolis's North Star Roller Girls. If you missed any of the action, you can read the boutcast and view the archived video of both games on Derby News Network.
Skating for a Cause
This Saturday, June 12 at 5 p.m., The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) will be holding their annual Take Steps for Crohn's and Colitis Walk at Sawyer Point on Cincinnati's riverfront.
06.19.10 Game Preview
Cincinnati Rollergirls announcer Caesar previews the last Cincinnati Rollergirls' home double-header of the 2010 season, which could be the most exciting yet. After CRG's Silent Lambs battle Demolition City Roller Derby of Evansville, IN, the Black Sheep will face Milwaukee's Brewcity Bruisers for the first time.
2010 Season Schedule
All home games are double headers, featuring the Black Sheep and Silent Lambs. Doors open @ 6pm, game time @ 7pm. Come out early! Bring your grill and enjoy spring tailgating, free parking, and $1 beer happy hour specials.