Our first ever WFTDA-sanctioned tournament is in the books! When the Rock Coast Rollers annou8nced they would be hosting the Coastal Chaos tournament in Maine, we jumped at the opportunity to play. We were ready for the challenge of new opponents and tournament play.
We played 3 challenging games in 3 days, losing our first two games by a very small margin, and finally ending the weekend with a win. We have learned a lot, and we're looking forward to improving our skills.
We are also excited to see how we debut on the WFTDA rankings, having officially made the requirements to be eligible.
We are excited to announce the skater of the month for April is....Out-Break "St.Marie" Meggo!
Name and Number: Out-Break "St.Marie" Meggo #17
Team (s): All-Stars and Maidens of Mayhem
Years Playing: 6.5
Job in League: WFTDA Representive, current All-Star Captain
What is your preferred position: Jammer/Pivot
What is you pre-derby athletic experience: Roller Hockey, Softball, Field Hockey. (Been a life long athlete)
Do you have a pre-game ritual: I don't really have one. My skates and gear go on just like any other day. I'll toss on some music and just skate around dancing and working on my footwork and stops.
What are the highlights from your derby career: I was voted as one of the 2012 Mid-Atlantic All-Stars, Skating with/against some of the top skaters in roller derby at Team USA tryouts. Representing the state of NJ on the New Jersey All Stars for all 3 of their seasons.. And, of course, finally getting to wear that pink patch for SPRD!
What’s on your breakfast sandwich: Bacon, eggs, and ch...
“Need a DJ? Want to learn to dance like a star? Call CF Star Entertainment & the CF Star Dance Center, your Hammonton destination for putting a little more party in your life. We specialize in DJs for weddings & private parties as well as dance lessons for all your social needs. CF Star - a complete Five-Star Experience!”
Spring has sprung! It's time to:
-Try something new!
-Get in shape!
-Meet new people!
Shore Points Roller Derby is looking to expand our roster!
If you are over the age of 18 and want to be part of the fastest growing sport in the world, join us at our next bootcamp kickoff on April 26th. Stop by at Recruitment Night to learn why roller derby will be your new favorite activity. We are looking for dedicated female skaters to join our roster on the track, as well as male and female referees and non-skating officials to make everything run smoothly.
Recruitment Night includes a scrimmage demonstration, overview of the Fresh Meat program, basic roller derby skating drills (wear comfortable clothes), and open skate with SPRD! Loaner gear is available, or bring your own.
The SPRD roller derby bootcamp is a 3 month instensive program that teaches all of the skills necessary to be a successful athlete within the premeir WFTDA roller derby league in South Jersey. The program is designed to...