Auckland Roller Derby League vs Dead End Derby All Stars

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Dead End Derby Roller Girls are proud to present our first home competitive bout for our 2016 season Auckland Roller Derby League vs Dead End Derby All Stars Fresh from a win at their latest bout down in Dunedin in June, Christchurch’s original Rollergirls …
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Exclusive: BOOM! Box Announces New Roller Derby-Themed Comic, SLAM!
As part of BOOM! Studios’ “Road to San Diego” campaign, we here at The Mary Sue are proud to help announce a brand new comic coming to shelves this November from their imprint, BOOM! Box. SLAM! is a comic book that revolves around a women’s roller …
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Hospital offers free session on bariatric surgery
For more information call Deb Whittingham at (215) 342-2167. Philly Roller Derby hosts blood drive Philly Roller Derby will host the Blood for Life blood drive following the humanitarian organization’s report of a critical blood shortage and an emergency …
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Mick Fanning wins World Surfing League event at scene of shark attack

sportMick Fanning wins World Surfing League event at scene of shark attack
Surfer triumphs at Jeffreys Bay, where he was attacked by a shark in 2015 Australian beat John John Florence in the World Surfing League final Mick Fanning has capped an extraordinary return to the scene of last year’s shark attack, winning the World …
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Surfing: Fanning moves on with life after J-Bay
Australian surfer Mick Fanning admitted he had to “move on with life” after conquering his fears and returning triumphantly to the J-Bay Open. Fanning dominated the South African event and claimed the title after edging Hawaiian John John Florence in the …
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vintage surfing
“Kids these days!” seems to be the perennial judgment of anyone over thirty of anyone a day younger. Today it’s millennials and their trigger warnings, yesterday it was slackers and their grunge music, and the day before that it was surfers, those …
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Latest Little League Baseball News

sportLittle League baseball and softball registration set for Bay County leagues
BAY CITY, MI — The 65th season of Little League baseball in Bay County is on the horizon. And the area’s five Little League programs are taking their first steps toward another eventful season, with registration dates set over the next three weeks.
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Water-Oak Little League baseball results
The Watertown Triple Play Cubs beat the Watertown Demas Dentistry Red Sox, 12-5. Sam Swoyer pitched the Cubs to victory; at the plate, the Cubs were led by Alex Regan’s three hits, and Nick Ferraro, who blasted a grand slam. The Red Sox were led by …
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Golf’s Answer to Little League Baseball
Most efforts to introduce people to golf, whether young or old, focus on instruction: grip the club like so, keep your head still, power through impact with the body not the arms. That’s all well and good. Even beginners need to be able to propel the ball …
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Play ball! Little League gets late start

sportPlay ball! Little League gets late start
Little League Baseball and Softball has national and world championship tournaments in Williamsport, PA and Bangor, Maine. The league is also in need of coaches for the divisions of baseball and softball. If you are interested in coaching in team …
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Local Little League team goes from baseball to hot rods
One important lesson in any Little League is teaching kids that there’s more to life than baseball. Like hot rods! With the Little League comprising the area of Tombstone, Whetstone and Huachuca City looking like it could be heading for dissolution …
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Rio Rico launches Little League season
Little League baseball is officially in season at Rio Rico. The Rio Rico Little League organization held its opening ceremonies at Damon Park Saturday morning, at which 18 teams were introduced. The teams include tee-ball, softball, minors and majors.
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Queen City Roller Derby league debuts new chapter at the waterfront

sportQueen City Roller Derby league debuts new chapter at the waterfront
As the Queen City Roller Girls’ new season began, women in hotpants, fishnet stockings and helmets raced around the new roller derby track at RiverWorks sport complex, where the league’s biggest crowd ever watched with enthusiastic curiosity as they …
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Local roller derby team gets WFTDA status
After the blood, sweat and tears spent during a year-long apprenticeship, the Beckley Area Derby Dames (BADD) have officially been accepted as a member of Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA). As the roller derby league celebrated the …
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Roller derby returns to Stillwater
DAVID BITTON/STILLWATER NEWS PRESS Lisa Vaughan, from left, Susan French, Dustin Bunch, Jennifer Bettencourt and Kim Boston, compete during a roller derby practice Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016 in Stillwater.
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Leander to Get Chartered Little League Baseball in Spring

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Leander to Get Chartered Little League Baseball in Spring
Starting in Spring, Leander’s children will be able to take the field for a newly formed, and officially chartered, Little League Baseball league, announced the city on its website. Kids aged 4-12 will be able to compete across three age divisions …
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Local Baseball Team Headed to Little League World Series
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo.- The Grand Junction Challenger Baseball Team is headed to the 2016 Little League World Series. This is the first Challenger team out of Colorado to play in an exhibition game in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Challenger baseball is …
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What’s Happening: Continental Little League registration
WCYAA — Registration for T-ball and baseball league for boys and girls, ages 4-8, at Heather Farm Park. $ 225. 925-933-4884, wacyysports@yahoo.com n Clayton Valley Little League — Tryouts by appointment for boys 13U competitive league. At Clayton …
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Latest Little League News

sportMets OF Michael Conforto makes MLB, NCAA and Little League history in one fell
A native of Washington state, Conforto competed for the Pacific Northwest representatives in the 2004 Little League World Series. He followed that up by reaching the College World Series with Oregon State, then reached the World Series in his first …
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St. Mary’s Little League major softball wins district title
Submitted photoThe St. Mary’s Little League major softball team won the Maryland District 7 championship and advanced to the state Little League tournament.In the front row are Cristina Sommerkamp, Adanya Day and Caitlyn Burch. In the back row are …
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Red Land Little League launches online merch store
FILE PHOTO: Red Land poses with the Little League United States World Series Championship banner after a 3-2 over Pearland, Texas in the United States championship baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa.
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Latest Little League News

sportColby Rasmus leans on Little League World Series experience with Phenix City
“I think my youth may have something to help with that,” Rasmus said after Friday’s game. “I played in front of 40,000 when I was 12 years old — the Little League World Series — and that was what it was all about: Being ready for the big moment and …
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Little League Treasurer Indicted For Stealing 000 From Organization
“This defendant is accused of committing a big theft from a beloved Little League organization,” District Attorney Cyrus Vance said in a statement. “Many nonprofits rely on charitable donations to support programs benefitting the communities they serve …
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Woodlawn Little League building burglarized
CLARKSVILLE The Woodlawn Little League building was burglarized and $ 15,000 worth of equipment was stolen. Two Montgomery County Parks and Recreation employees went to Woodlawn Park Friday for ground maintenance and found that a building …
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Barnstormers to honor Red Land Little League team

sportBarnstormers to honor Red Land Little League team
The Lancaster Barnstormers will welcome the Red Land Little League All-Stars to Clipper Magazine Stadium on Saturday. U.S. champions of the 2015 Little League World Series, who dropped an 18-11 decision to Japan in the final, Red Land will be honored …
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Chandler Little League headed to Taiwain
Fifteen 12-year-old boys on the Chandler National Little League All Stars will spend one week in Tainan City practicing and playing ball, and a second week touring Tainan’s cultural and historical attractions. For Chandler Little League manager Doug …
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13-year-olds being phased out of Little League World Series
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT – There will be no 13-year-olds in the Little League World Series beginning in 2018. Little League announced Wednesday it was moving the age determination date from Dec. 31 to Aug. 31 for all its baseball divisions and the …
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American Hockey League unveils 2015-16 schedule

sportAmerican Hockey League unveils 2015-16 schedule
The American Hockey League will open its 80th season with five games Oct. 9 as the league unveiled its schedule for the 2015-16 season Thursday. Teams will play 76 games, with the exception of five teams that joined the league in January. The …
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Fantasy Hockey: Ranking the best NHL defensemen for 2015-16
Dobber Hockey launched in 2005 and Dobber and his staff have hitched their wagons to Puck Daddy to preach fantasy hockey to the Yahoo! masses since 2009. As it is in real hockey, fantasy roto hockey starts from the net out. After the truly elite …
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Seven Wonders of the Hockey World: Places a fan must visit
You’ve heard of the Seven Wonders? That list compiled by the Hellenic historian Herodotus of the world’s most spectacular manmade structures, from the Great Pyramid of Giza to the Colossus of Rhodes? His recognition of ancient marvels served as a …
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