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Get Gored for Good: A Bloody Good Time
April 16, 2017 No Commentby

Get Gored for Good: A Bloody Good Time

Get Gored For Good is an annual spring charity fundraiser for Amos House held this year on the morning of ...

Rhodey Robin: Six Teams from Three Cities to Tangle for Two Days
April 16, 2017 No Commentby

Rhodey Robin: Six Teams from Three Cities to Tangle for Two Days

Round the roller track the Riveters roll to roust and rejuvenate their record with a Rhodey Robin against their relentlessly ...

From Introvert to Athletic Entertainer: A Woman Changed By Pro Wrestling
March 15, 2017 No Commentby

From Introvert to Athletic Entertainer: A Woman Changed By Pro Wrestling

As someone who’s stepped into the ring many times, I can tell you it is hard to be a professional wrestler. ...

Sport, Society, and Soul: The Empowerment in Providence Roller Derby
March 15, 2017 No Commentby

Sport, Society, and Soul: The Empowerment in Providence Roller Derby

“We may be knocking each other down, but really, we’re raising each other up,” says new skater RetroRocket. This isn’t ...

Alt-Nation: Beyond Wrestling Presents “Party Animals”
December 28, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Beyond Wrestling Presents “Party Animals”

I’ve exhausted all my desire to write about music for one year, so figured I’d move the conversation along to ...

The Mob Squad Captures 5th Championship
October 19, 2016 No Commentby

The Mob Squad Captures 5th Championship

Just when you thought the mob’s hold over Rhode Island was weakening… After a season of icing the competition, the ...

Rats Chase the Cheese to the Championship
October 5, 2016 No Commentby

Rats Chase the Cheese to the Championship

Many questions were prompted on the days leading to PRD’s September 10 bout of the Old Money Honeys vs. the Sakonnet ...

Catch the Snitch, Avoid the Quaffle, Stay on Your Broom!
September 14, 2016 No Commentby

Catch the Snitch, Avoid the Quaffle, Stay on Your Broom!

Keeper. Chaser. The golden snitch. These terms might not sound very athletic, but they are! They’re from the destined-to-be-classic sport ...

Hoodies and Leaves and Hiking, Oh My!
August 31, 2016 No Commentby

Hoodies and Leaves and Hiking, Oh My!

As I write this, it is very hot and muggy in Rhode Island. By the time you read it, well, ...

Mob Clinches Championship Seat; Honeys and Rats to Battle
August 31, 2016 No Commentby

Mob Clinches Championship Seat; Honeys and Rats to Battle

The sweltering heat during the August 13 bout couldn’t produce the fire on the track created by The Mob Squad taking ...