Articles Tagged "Athena DeCrime"
"I never thought it would be nine years."
Athena DeCrime shakes her head slightly and smiles. She's talking about the length of her career with the Windy City Rollers -- a career that will soon be over. She played her last home bout with the WCR All-Stars on Oct. 19 (a 240-127 win over the Detroit Derby Girls) and will skate in her final WFTDA Championship this weekend in Milwaukee.
In their last home bout of the season, the Windy City All-Stars dropped the NRG Tornado Sirens with a 238-118 victory at the UIC Pavilion on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012. There was nothing stopping the freight train that is the Windy City Rollers once the ladies in black started laying the tracks.
Once a year the stars align to allow a couple of lucky bidders the chance to captain their own roller derby dream team. This year we have the return of Joe Klug, who will be leading The White Zombies IV (for the 4th consecutive year!) to take on new kid on the block Seidely Whiplash’s VaudeVillians in the annual undercard charity bout preceding the Ivy King Cup Championship game. Team Captains bid online for the chance to draft their favorite favorite skaters from the WCR All-Stars, Hell’s Belles, Double Crossers, ...
The Naptown Roller Girls’ Tornado Sirens looked to snap the WCR All-Stars winning streak on March 31, 2012 at the UIC Pavilion, but fell short losing 187-69 in a bout where they were out matched and out gunned. The WCR All-Stars regional winning streak is now 24 games, and they are still undefeated in the North Central Region. They have never lost to another North Central team since the region was formed for the 2009 season. The WCR All-Stars have had their fair share of close games within the region, ...
Announcing the rosters for your 2012 Windy City Roller Travel Teams! Congratulations to all the skaters, new and returning veterans. Come to the UIC Pavilion on Saturday, March 31 for your first chance to see these teams in their first home bout of the season!
Coming in #1 in the north central region, the WCR All-Stars took to the track on day 2 of the WFTDA Championships, facing off against the Kansas City Roller Warriors. With high hopes of beating their first opponent and moving forward in tournament play, it was not meant to be as Kansas City pulled out a win against the All-Stars.
Starting the evening with a breakdance fight, the WCR All-Stars played host to the Tampa Tantrums at the UIC Pavilion on Saturday and sent them home with an incredibly lopsided win, beating them 196-42.
The Windy City Rollers All-Stars faced off against the Kansas City Roller Warriors All Stars in a grudge match-type bout Saturday, September 10, 2011 at the UIC Pavilion.
The Windy City Roller All-Stars took on the San Diego Wildfires on August 27th, 2011, at the UIC Pavilion, beating them unmercifully by a score of 255-22. For a bout with such a lopsided score, the San Diego team brought everything they had to the table and didn't go down without a fight. The San Diego Derby Dolls have the distinction of being the only league in the Nation to be ranked on both flat and banked track, according to their web page, and it appears that the bank track ...
All Stars win their first home game of the season over Steel City Derby Demons 147-117