(ST. LOUIS, MO) On Saturday night, Arch Rival Roller Derby presented their 2018 ARCH League Awards at the Heavy Anchor in the Bevo Neighborhood. The event recognized winners in 35 separate categories that involved both local and travel teams.
In the “Fan Favorite Award” that was determined by the voting public online, Arch Rival All-Stars and Stunt Devils’ jammer Bricktator was selected as the recipient.
In voting held within the league, M-80s’ blocker Boomeryang won “Rookie of the Year” honors while Stunts’ blocker Joan of Spark was awarded the “Most Improved Player” for 2018.
For Intraleague (local) Most Valuable Player awards for respective teams, Vicious Van GoGo claimed honors for the Smashinistas, BEECH, PLEASE! carved the top spot for the M-80s and Shear-Ra Powers snared the prize for the Stunt Devils.
Overall MVPs for the Interleague (travel) squads went to a trio of blockers: Vicious Van GoGo for the Arch Rival All Stars, Pixie Dust-Ruction for the Saint Lunachix B-team and Snotface for the Fleur De Linquents C-team.
Here is the list of the winners at Saturday’s ARCH Awards Ceremony.
ARCH Fan Favorite – Bricktator
ARCH Rookie of the Year – Boomeryang
Most Improved Player – Joan of Spark
Under The Radar (Most Underrated Player) – Fletch-A-Sketch
Skates Gon’a Shake (Most Intimidating) – LuxFurious
Kill ‘Em with Kindness (Sweetest Roller Skater) – Outlaw Josie Wheels
The Cardiac Award (Heart of the Team) – Bricktator
Welcome to the Thunderdome (aka Triple Threat Award) – Bolt Action
The Mean Mugger (Best Bout Face) – Cloak N’ Drag-Her
Batman and Robin Award (Best Duo) – Cloak N’Drag-Her and Shear-Ra Powers
An Apple for the Teacher (Best Mentor) – Sue Bob Fight
Behind The Scenes (Most Dedicated To Committee Work) – QuickSandz
She’s Gunning for You (Best Arms) – Annie Swanson
Overall Awesomeness Award – Sue Bob Fight
But, Moooooommm (Best Rollermama) – Quicksandz
Fearless Leader (Best Leadership On/Off-Track) – Bricktator
Roll Model (Skater You Can Always Depend On) – QuickSandz
Jammer’s Worst Nightmare – Kayla Woodward
Lieutenant Dan Award (Best Practice Leader) – Vicious Van GoGo
The Smackdown (Best one-on-one ShutDown) – Cloak N’ Drag-Her
The Energizer (Best Endurance) – Annie Swanson
Loud Mouth Award – Carmina Piranha
Jammer’s Best Friend – Pegasass
Twinkletoes Award – PsychoKid D’ Freakout
Best Support Staff (Non-Skating Official) – Count Stephanos
Most Dedicated Volunteer – Muckety Muck
FoJammi Award (Best Referee Award): Artie FM
ARCH TRAVEL TEAMS
ARCH All-Stars Overall MVP – Vicious Van GoGo
ARCH All-Stars MVP Jammer – Annie Swanson
ARCH All-Stars MVP Blocker – Kayla Woodward
Saint Lunachix Overall MVP – Pixie Dust-Ruction
Saint Lunachix MVP Jammer – Ultraviolet
Saint Lunachix MVP Blocker – Cruella Belle-ville
Fleur De Linquents Overall MVP – Snotface
Fleur De Linquents MVP Jammer – Sinister Minister
Fleur De Linquents MVP Blocker – Snotface
ARCH LOCAL TEAMS
Team MVP – Vicious Van GoGo
MVP Jammer – Bolt Action
MVP Blocker – Cloak N’ Drag-Her
Team MVP – BEECH, PLEASE!
MVP Jammer – Shoulder, Colorado
MVP Blocker – LuxFurious
Team MVP – Shear-Ra Powers
MVP Jammer – Bricktator
MVP Blocker – Shear-Ra Powers
Congratulations to all our winners and nominees!
Arch Rival launches their four-team, local campaign on Saturday, December 15 at Ballwin, Missouri’s Midwest Sport Hockey.
Season passes for the seven-event series that features ARCH doubleheaders are $76. For more info, go to THIS LINK.
© 2016 Arch Rival Roller Derby All rights reserved.