In the first bout at the WNC Agricultural center instead of the Civic Center, the Blue Ridge Roller Girls hosted a double header. First up was the French Broads vs the Appalachian Rollergirls, with the visiting Appalachian team squeaking out a victory 122-119. In the main event, Blue Ridge All Stars took on the Carolina Hurticanes with the game ending in Blue Ridges favor 174-89.
Blue Ridge Roller Girls Season Opener
07 Apr This entry was photographed by Michael Tracey and Alan Hantz. posted on April 7, 2012 at 9:51 pm, filed under Roller Derby and tagged Blue ridge roller derby, Blue Ridge Roller Girls, BRRG, roller derby. Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post. Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.
About the Photographers:
Michael has lived in the Asheville area for over 20 years, is one of the owners of Ponderwell, local Asheville web design company. Photography is a hobby to keep him away from computers on his off-time.
Alan Hantz teaches photojournalism at UNC Asheville. His work has appeared in a variety of publications and he is a regular presenter at the annual West Coast VISCOM conference.