Article - Sat May 18 2013
EUGENE, OR--There was a lot of hype leading up to this game between the two highest ranked teams playing at the Big O, and the match up between Sacred City (#20 DNN, WFTDA 27) and Wasatch Roller Derby (#24 DNN, WFTDA 20) did not disappoint.
Article - Fri May 3 2013
Now we're cooking. May saw a couple of upsets, but most of what we learned came from the closeness of games that went the right way.
Article - Thu Mar 21 2013
Last Weekend's Bouts
Last weekend saw two long-running local rivalries return for 2013: Sacred City (27 WFTDA) travelled to Angel City (DNN #19, 18 WFTDA), and Montreal (DNN #17, 17 WFTDA) travelled to Boston (DNN #21, 20 WFTDA).
Both games went as the rankings expected, but may well provide some early season indications of teams’ fortunes in 2013.
Article - Mon Mar 18 2013
LOS ANGELES, CA--Sacred City’s Sacrificers played Angel City’s Hollywood Scarlets on Angel City’s home track for the first time since 2010 this past Saturday. Angel managed to shrug off both their heart-rending last jam loss at regionals and a 1-6 record against their local rivals to go 4-0 in sanctioned play so far in 2013 with a 243-139 win.
Article - Sun Sep 23 2012
RICHMOND, CA -- Angel City and Sacred City have a storied rivalry going back to 2007, with almost every single meeting between the teams coming down to the last few jams. In the seventh place of the West playoffs, it came down to literally the last few seconds.
Article - Sat Sep 22 2012
RICHMOND, CA -- In a consolation bout at Saturday's WFTDA West Region Playoffs, 6 seed Rat City slowly wore down 10 seed Sacred, who played with a lot of heart -- and a lot of support from the crowd -- but were unable to match the Seattle's team's talent.
Article - Fri Sep 21 2012
RICHMOND, CA -- In both 2010 and 2011, Denver came into the West playoffs with expectations of advancing to Championships, but got booted in their first game.
Article - Fri Sep 21 2012
RICHMOND, CA -- Friday’s second bout at Bay of Reckoning, the WFTDA Western Region Playoffs, featured a #7 vs. #10 matchup: the Arizona Roller Derby’s Tent City Terrors against the Sacred City Sacrificers of Sacramento.
Article - Thu Sep 20 2012
RICHMOND, CA -- This weekend the WFTDA roadshow moves on to California's Bay Area for Bay of Reckoning -- the 2012 West region playoffs. While it's almost possible to fill in two Championships teams in all the other regions before a whistle is blown, the West is wide open.
Article - Thu May 31 2012
UPDATE 4:30 CT -- Updated to reflect results of VRDL / Silicon Valley at Dust Devil.
With the second quarter WFTDA rankings period closing at the end of the month, June's bouts represent the final chances for teams to solidify their seeding for the September and October regional tournaments -- or claim an invite by breaking into their region's top ten.