Articles Tagged "Sargentina"
Player of the Game: Sargentina
With the crowd frothed up from the Second Wind/CN Power bout, the WCR All-Stars took the track against Montreal’s New Skids on the Block in a nail-biting win where the All-Stars won 249-211 at the UIC Pavilion on Saturday, March 30, 2013. Even though they won the ugliest uniform competition for the night, the New Skids were ready for battle against the WCR All-Stars and proved to hang tough through the entirety of the bout.
Devout derby fans can pick up quickly on the fundamentals of following the game. Power jams, three-walls, back blocks, and jam clocks circle the mind of the enthusiast as easily as they roll off the tongue. But do we know why our favorite players wear the numbers they wear? We asked some of the Windy City All-Stars how they picked their numbers and why they wear them. Most of the All-Stars told us that their squad numbers were “not too exciting,” but we found that more often than not, there’s an ...
This week, Chicago Now previews the talent of the four fearsome home teams, while Time Out Chicago and Chicago3Media get us pumped for the Charity Round Robin season opener.
Meanwhile, Men's Health reveals AliSin Chains' off-skates sports obsession , Dnainfo shows us why Outlaw Ferrel is a hero on and off the track, and Chicago Reader and Alarm Magazine chat with Moby Nipps and Sargentina about maimed fingers and beefy thighs.
In a lackluster first round appearance, the WCR All-Stars fell to the Denver Mile High Club with a final score of 212-130 in Atlanta at the WFTDA Championships this Saturday, Nov. 3. The day prior, Denver made short work of the Charm City All-Stars and kept the ball rolling right over the top of WCR.
Just over a week ago, the WCR All-Stars dominated their regional rivals, the Naptown Roller Girls, with a win to conclude their travel team season. This Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, both teams head to Atlanta for Grits & Glory, the WFTDA Championship tournament.
The bout Most Valuable Player was none other than Sargentina, who put a ton of hard hits on the opposition in Windy City's 238 to 118 win. Looking ahead to Championships and WCR's pursuit of The Hydra, #52 spoke afterward about the win and put the 2012 All-Star ...
A lot of work and support goes into the "movie magic" behind the Windy City Rollers promo videos you've come to know and love this year. Thanks to writer and director Ernest "Awesome Video Dude" Ochoa, LAB3 Inc., and friends of the league and pro video production studio Kinowerks, some of the WCR All-Stars will be featured in the next promo video, coming soon to a YouTube near you!
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.
Player of the Game: Sargentina
We sat down with Justin Bass, a dedicated WCR superfan and affectionately nicknamed Mick Jammer, to talk about his history with the Windy City Rollers, his infamous t-shirts, and his love for tournament season.