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May 13, 2014
March 24, 2014

Johnstown Roller Girls are the talk of town

By: Kerri Corrado from WJAC JOHNSTOWN, Pa. — Women from Johnstown and surrounding communities take part in roller derby at the Windber Community Building. “Our feet […]
February 22, 2014

Roller Derby

Photo by Travis Fausey Heartbreaker’s Brawl: Miss Behavin’(X3) gets trapped behind J-netic Altercation (414) and the rest of the Coal Miner’s Slaughter pack, as the referee […]
February 20, 2014

Heartbreakers’ Brawl happening this weekend in Windber

BY RUTH RICE RRICE@TRIBDEM.COM Roller action The Highland Heartbreakers will go up against Coal Miner’s Slaughter at the Heartbreakers’ Brawl from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday […]
November 23, 2013

Women ready to roll in tough sport

By Tom Lavis at The Tribune Democrat JOHNSTOWN — Roller derby is an old sport that is gaining new respect. The rapid growth of women’s flat […]
November 16, 2013

Women are rolling to more derby glory

Brianna Aultz, Contributing Writer at The Advocate November 14, 2013 At first glance, the J-town Roller Girls, are an intimidating bunch. Their gear alone—helmets, mouth guards, […]
November 10, 2013

6 Things You’ll Hear at A J-Town Roller Girl Bout

There is a lot of shouting at players (and coaches, and refs) at a derby bout. With our first bout coming up, we thought we’d set […]
September 29, 2013

J-Town Roller Girls Home Teams

At the J-Town Roller Girls Open House September 27th, the league has decided upon our home team names — Coal Miner’s Slaughter (black) & Highland Heartbreakers […]
September 8, 2013

Regionally, roller derby growing in popularity

by HEATHER ROTH on Indiana Gazette It’s a Sunday afternoon, and Kim “Kimproper Konduct” Stewart is taking her brand-new roller derby league through hopping practice. “The […]