Second home game of the season a double-header headlined by hard-hitting Margarita Villains
May 6, 2017, Victoria BC: Greater Victoria roller derby fans will be treated to two bouts tonight (Saturday, May 6th), starting with the Eves of Destruction’s Hard Cores taking on Pow! Town Roller Derby of Powell River and followed by the headlining bout — the Eves’ Margarita Villains versus Nanaimo’s Harbour City Rollers.
The Margarita Villains are seeking their first win of the season, after losing the home opener to Portland’s Heartless Heathers earlier this month. As for the Hard Cores, the Eves’ developmental team, this will mark the first career derby game for rookies Phenomadawn and Miss Andry, who both graduated from the Eves of Destruction Fresh Meat Program.
All the action takes place at Esquimalt’s Archie Browning Arena, with the doors opening at 5 pm. Tickets are $15 at the door.
All 2017 events are family friendly (kids under 10 are free!), include a beer garden, halftime events, vendor village and TWO games full of hard hitting action!
The Eves of Destruction Roller Derby League was formed in 2006, has over 70 players, refs, and officials, and features five teams. Adult members play for The A-Team, The Belles of the Brawl, The Margarita Villains and The Hard Cores. The league also has a gender-inclusive junior team, The Rotten Apples, made up of players aged 10-18.