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“We got some really solid transfers and draft picks this year, all of whom fit in seamlessly with our team. It’s something that’s really helped us regroup and rebuild faster.”
At this time last year, the Double Crossers and Hell's Belles didn't really have anywhere to go but up.
The Windy City Rollers picked up some fresh faces (and some familiar ones) in the recent draft! Come to the next home teams bout at the UIC Pavilion on April 12 to meet these athletes and see them in action!
The Windy City Rollers held tryouts over the weekend for coveted spots on the WCR All-Stars and Second Wind rosters. The first home game for the travel teams will be on Saturday, March 22 at the UIC Pavilion. Be sure to see the new teams in action and congratulate all of the athletes who made it!
The Windy City Rollers held tryouts last weekend, and we'd like to proudly introduce the newest members of Chicago's #1 roller derby league!
Roller derby, Krav Maga training and ... baking cakes? We caught up with Daft Spunk, a transfer from the Atlanta Rollergirls and one of the newest members of the Manic Attackers, to talk about how she spends some of her non-derby time and how she got into this wonderful sport.
Friday night our home team captains drafted skaters from our Haymarket Rioters farm team to their respective home teams. Read on for the full breakdown!
Ms. Dr. Joseph L. Simonis may be new to the Windy City Rollers and her home team, the Double Crossers, but she's not new to derby. We caught up with the transfer from the Ithaca League of Women Rollers ahead of her Windy City debut this Saturday.
In just two days, the 2014 rookies will be making their home team debuts. We caught up with Kitty Mittons, a rookie drafted by 2013 Ivy King Cup champions The Fury to talk about how she got into roller derby and what she's looking forward to this season.
After eight long years of service in stripes, the Windy City Rollers are losing their highly esteemed Senior Referee, Dr. Vroom, to retirement and something called "real life." Although we are saddened to see her go and not sure what do with ourselves in her absence, we wanted to share our favorite memories of Vroom in a WCR-style farewell.