Sitka Sound Slayers Double DeckHer (Betsy Decker), Barb Gored’em (Carlene Gagnon), and Risky Mistress (Sarah Newhouse) discuss this weekend’s state championship rematch against Juneau, 7 PM Sat May 14, Hames Center, tickets $15 at Old Harbor Books. In April the Slayers defeated Juneau in the finals of the state roller derby tournament. Juneau is returning in a grudge match.
Sitka has the number-two roller derby team in the state. The Sitka Sound Slayers lost only two games in the state roller derby tournament over the weekend (May 16-17) — both to the Rage City Rollergirls from Anchorage.
Skaters with the Sitka Sound Slayers, the local roller derby team, shared their goals for the 2015 “United We Roll” Alaska State Tournament. This is the Slayers first visit to the tournament, which is May 15th – 17th at the MTA Sports Center in Palmer, Alaska. Downloadable audio.