TUCSON, AZ—The 5th place game opened heavily in Terminal City’s (WFTDA #27), favor over the Mad Rollin’ Dolls (WFTDA #35). Penalties accumulated against The Dairyland Dolls from Madison, and the 17 box trips by MRD jammers took their toll. Terminal City pounced on every opportunity and ran up a quick lead, that MRD was unable to overcome. Terminal City walked away with 5th place, 2 spots ahead of where they entered the tournament. The Mad Rollin’ Dolls will also finish above their initial seeding of 9 to claim 6th place.
TUCSON, AZ— Game 2, between the 9th seed Mad Rollin’ Dolls and #8 Arizona Roller Derby, was a back-and-forth battle of evenly matched teams prone to the same penalties.
After multiple lead changes, many coming during power jams, MRD Dairyland Dolls were able to cobble together some momentum that extended over the last 5 minutes of gameplay to finally take home the win, 221-171.