(BALLWIN, MO) Entering its new season within the Arch Rival Roller Girls’ 2015-16 local campaign on December 5, the M-80s stormed the flat-track at Midwest Sport Hockey with a freshened line-up, unique derby apparel, updated “nom the skates” and a newfound attitude overall. The pre-season modifications made by the team that was out of ARRG’s championship complexion last season yielded substantial returns as the M-80s topped the Smashinistas, 185-139, in Round 2 of the six-game regular se...

Excerpt from derbycentral.net: For the second time half the Nation will be gathering in Daytona Beach, Florida for the State Wars tournament. This year 23 of the United States and one Canadian province will be participating in a double elimination bracket. Despite there being less buzz surrounding the tournament this time around, some states have unified over the past year and will likely come back with a bit more cohesion. Read the whole story at Derby Central.