Appalachian Roller Derby brings hard hits and open arms in season opener

The parking lot of the Youth Outreach Skating Rink in West Jefferson was entirely filled by 3:25 p.m. on Feb. 24, but cars kept pouring in, extending increasingly farther out into the field of grass and wild onions alongside the building. Skaters and spectators alike milled around outside enjoying the overcast but unusually mild weather. A […]

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Appalachian Roller Derby vs. Red Stick Roller Derby Season Opener, Feb. 24

After using their off season to recoup, regroup and innovate, Appalachian Roller Derby is back in action and ready to begin their season the way they ended their last season, with a win! Appalachian Roller Derby left their last season ranking at a hard earned 126 out of 339 qualifying teams in the Women’s Flat […]

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THIS SATURDAY: App Rollergirls to Wrap Up the Season with Saturday Home Double Header at Holmes

The High Country’s favorite hard-hitting ladies, the Appalachian Rollergirls, are back this weekend for their final home bout of the season with a double header at Holmes Convocation Center on Saturday afternoon, Aug. 27. […]

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App Rollergirls to Challenge Chattanooga in Final Home Bout of the Season Aug. 27

On Saturday, August 27, 2016, the internationally-ranked Appalachian Rollergirls (#158) will confront the Chattanooga Roller Girls (#182) on the furious roller derby flat track. The doubleheader will begin at 4:00 p.m. as the ARG Booneshiners collide skates and shoulders with the CRG B-Railers. […]

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