June 23-25, 2017: The Final Rankings Push

June 23-25, 2017: The Final Rankings Push Photo credit: Regularman Photography - regularmanphotography.com

This last weekend in June is the final big stretch of games before the rankings are tallied and teams are lined up for WFTDA’s Playoff tournaments this fall. Three big events are happening in different regions of the United States with a few single games sprinkled in.

In Portland, Oregon, the #3 Rose City Rollers are hosting Hometown Throwdown and have invited #4 Angel City, #5 Texas, and #6 London to join them. In the Midwest, Arch Rival and the GateKeepers organized the second year of Sibling Rivalry in St. Louis, Missouri with men’s and women’s teams joining them for the three day event. East Coast Derby Extravaganza is taking place in Feasterville, Pennsylvania with three different tracks, A and B WFTDA teams, as well as men’s and junior teams.

Hometown Throwdown – Portland, Oregon

Hosted by the Rose City Rollers, Hometown Throwdown will be streamed on WFTDA.tv. Times listed are Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) and British Summer Time (BST). WFTDA rankings are as of the May 31st release.

Friday
7:00 pm/3:00 am 
#4 Angel City vs #6 London 224-141
8:30 pm/4:30 am #3 Rose City vs #5 Texas 205-99

Saturday 
6:00 pm/2:00 am #4 Angel City vs #5 Texas 201-120
7:30 pm/3:30 am #3 Rose City vs #6 London 232-109

Sunday
1:00 pm/9:00 pm #6 London vs #5 Texas 148-146
2:30 pm/10:30 pm #3 Rose City vs #4 Angel City 186-134

Sibling Rivalry – St. Louis, Missouri

Hosted by Arch Rival and the St. Louis GateKeepers, there is no official live stream for Sibling Rivalry but some Facebook streaming may pop up in the FB event. Times are listed in Central Daylight Time (CDT). MRDA rankings are as of the 2017 Summer release.

Friday
12:00 pm #8 Minnesota vs #21 Dallas 254-108
2:00 pm #7 Denver vs #2 Gotham 163-161
4:00 pm #18 Denver Ground Control vs #38 Sydney Smash 331-92
6:00 pm #1 St. Louis GateKeepers vs #9 Magic City 266-68 
8:00 pm #9 Arch Rival vs Dallas 326-77 

Saturday
10:00 am #9 Magic City vs #25 Twin Cities 297-103
12:00 pm #7 Denver vs #8 Minnesota 348-191 
2:00 pm #1 GateKeepers vs #18 Denver Ground Control 411-41
4:00 pm #2 Gotham vs #9 Arch Rival 195-118
6:00 pm #9 Magic City vs #38 Sydney Smash 315-45
8:00 pm #7 Denver vs #21 Dallas 360-84

Sunday
10:00 am #25 Twin Cities vs #38 Sydney Smash 274-66
12:00 pm #2 Gotham vs #8 Minnesota 221-93
2:00 pm #9 Magic City vs #18 Denver Ground Control 271-119
4:00 pm #7 Denver vs #9 Arch Rival 244-167
6:00 pm #1 St Louis Gatekeepers vs #25 Twin Cities 423-32

East Coast Derby Extravaganza – Feasterville, Pennsylvania

Hosted by Philly Roller Derby, this event has an audio stream for tracks 2 and 3 only. Check out either the ECDX Facebook page, or event. Times are listed in Pacific Daylight Time (PDT).

Ecdx 2017
Track 1 Track 2 Track 3
12pm Blue Ridge B vs Jersey Shore B: 242-174
2pm DC B vs Lehigh B: 184-178
4pm Charlottesville B vs Brandywine B: 279-69
6pm #96 Beckley vs #133 Black Rose 283-83 #38 Calgary vs #82 Tri-City (Reg): 298-126
7pm #46 Rocky Mtn vs #40 Madison: 188-122
8pm #321 Little City vs #286 So. Delaware: 333-137 #13 Montreal vs #24 Philly: 174-150
SATURDAY Track 1 Track 2 Track 3
10am PA Allstars vs The World #39 Blue Ridge vs #38 Calgary: 241-165 #88 Long Island vs #120 Roc City 213-94
11am Team A**holes vs Team B*!&%#
12pm Team Rice vs The World #40 Madison vs #79 Steel City: 371-118 Dock City vs Garden State: 170-149
1pm Philly vs Mad Divas (Jr) 223-205
2pm #87 Mother State vs #82 Tri-City: 159-121 Jersey Shore B vs State College B: 227-197
3pm PA Keystones vs The World
4pm Madison B vs Philly B: 238-122 #147 Lehigh Valley vs #120 Roc City: 178-170 #36 Charlottesville vs #95 Ithaca: 233-159
6pm Neon vs Plaid 88-76 #13 Montreal vs #46 Rocky Mtn 304-80 #11 Hooligans vs #10 Maelstrom (MRDA) 201-156
7pm Gotham vs Lone Star (Jr) 356-107
8pm #39 Blue Ridge vs #55 Brandywine 280-108 #64 Dock City vs #133 Black Rose 334-77
9pm Jammers vs Blockers 76-59
SUNDAY Track 1 Track 2 Track 3
10am Ithaca B vs Black Rose B: 243-118 #13 Montreal vs #40 Madison (Reg): 253-124 #64 Dock City vs #96 Beckley Area: 281-117
11am #88 Long Island vs #147 Lehigh Valley 273-37
12pm Dragons vs Unicorns 85-58 Shenanigans vs B'Zerkers (MRDA): 228-184
1pm Mad Divas vs Lonestar: 294-213 #38 Calgary vs #55 Brandywine: 275-96
2pm #66 Garden State vs #95 Ithaca: 180-89
3pm Hamilton vs Burr #46 Rocky Mtn vs #79 Steel City: 328-111
4pm Gotham Jr vs Philly 199-143 #36 Charlottesville vs #82 Tri-City: 214-169
6pm MVP Game

Some single games we have our eye on:

#54 Dublin vs #85 Tiger Bay 203-128
#10 Jacksonville vs #20 Tampa 203-55
#31 Windy City vs #41 No Coast 113-82
#28 Detroit vs #37 Charm City 299-132
#19 Queen City vs #34 Ann Arbor 193-128
#26 Stockholm vs #47 Naptown 248-75
#1 St. Louis vs #38 Sydney SMASH 411-40
#61 Sacred City vs #72 Nidaros 338-207

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