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Highrollers on the Road

On Sunday, February 17th, our powerhouses in pink and black hit the road for Columbia, SC for a private scrimmage hosted by the Columbia Quad Squad. It was a brutal hour of hard-hitting derby, and BadJon was there to capture all the action! Thank you CQS for having us, and as always, thank you BadJon for the photos!

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Season Opener Recap!

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This past Sunday, your Highrollers kicked off the start of the 2013 season with a home team tournament! We would like to thank all of our incredible fans for coming out and showing their support! With Hot Wheels packed to the max, our skaters made sure our fans got their money’s worth.  The night started off with the Ashley Riverdolls taking on the Holy City Heartbreakers. The Riverdolls fought to the bitter end, but it was the Heartbreakers that took the win in the first round, with a score of 48 to 41. For the second bout, it was the Swamp Foxes battling the Riverdolls. The Swamp Foxes tore up the track and snagged the win, 67 to 39. For the final bout of the night, the Heartbreakers were back and took on the Swamp Foxes.  It was a close one in the beginning, but the Swamp Foxes grabbed a strong lead and got the big win, with a final score of 45 to 9.

riverdollsswampfoxThis Season Opener also marked the first bout for several new comers to the league.  Please welcome Magically Maulicious and Rave N Claw to the Heartbreakers, Atlas Angel and Striker to the Swamp Foxes, and  Scar’d n All Sin, Vinyl Traxx and Fort Knocks to the Ashley Riverdolls!

We would also like to give a shout out to Diggity Doughnuts, The Orange Spot Coffeehouse, and Tokyo Crepes for providing fans and hungry skaters with much needed food and drinks, and of course Hot Wheels Skating Center for always being our home away from home!

riverdollsheartbreakersNext up, our All-Stars will be heading to Wilmington, NC on March 9th to bout against the Cape Fear Roller Girls. Thanks again Charleston for all your amazing support! Our next home bout will be on March 24th, with the Holy City Heartbreakers taking on the Swamp Foxes.

The Highrollers Around Town

402293_10151376284377390_906642306_nThe 2013 season is about to begin! Sunday, February 10th is our first bout at Hot Wheels Skating Center. But before we get down to business, we will be participating  in a couple of fun events.

Please join us Saturday, February 9th at 9am at the Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina Pavilion for MUSC’s Go Red Heart 5k Run and Walk. This is a great event to help raise awareness for heart disease, the #1 cause of death among women.

As soon as the run is completed, we’ll head to Park Circle to help out one of our  beloved sponsors The Barbeque Joint. They will be holding their 5th Anniversary Block Party and Oyster Roast. The Event will Feature Live Music from The Bluestone Ramblers, The V-Tones, and Swee Tn’A. King of Pops tasty popsicles will also be on hand. This is a family friendly event, so bring the kids and feel free to dress up like cowboys for a photo-op with the pony that will be on site.  Admission price is $10 all you can eat. Proceeds will benefit The Carolina Youth Development Center.

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Lowcountry Highrollers Design Contest

-What is this?-
You are invited to participate in our first ever LCHR design contest!

The Lowcountry Highrollers are looking for new merchandise designs; who better to get ideas from than our fans and fellow skaters? Send us your completed design/s [in .pdf or .jpg file format - please no conceptual ideas] that you would like to see
on our new shirts and stickers coming in the 2013 season.Our skaters and our Facebook fans will vote on their favorite design and the chosen design will appear on t-shirts, stickers, and other LCHR merchandise!

-When does it end?-
Submit your entry by February 28th at midnight. Voting will begin March 1st and will be posted on Facebook. The designs with the most votes by March 7th at midnight win!

-Why?-
To win awesome prizes!
1st place–The winning design will be printed on our new merchandise to be sold at LCHR bouts and events. The winner will get two season passes to the 2013 roller derby season and a t-shirt with the winning design!

2nd & 3rd place–Two tickets good for any 2013 LCHR home bout will be
awarded to the 2nd and 3rd place winners. They will also receive a t-shirt with their design on it!

-How?-
Send us your completed designs here or post them on our Facebook page no later than February 28th at midnight. Voting will begin March 1st. Fans and skaters will have the final say on who wins so put your creative hats on and get to work! There is no limit to the amount of designs you can submit, but remember they should all be awesome because we are awesome and so are our fans!

-Disclaimer-
Design Submissions Terms of Use:
You shall be solely responsible for your own Design Submission and the consequences of posting or publishing them. You retain all of your ownership rights in your Design Submissions. However, by submitting the Design Submissions to the Lowcountry Highrollers, you hereby grant the Lowcountry Highrollers a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicenseable, and transferable right and license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, and display the Design Submissions in connection with the Lowcountry Highrollers organization, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Design Submission (and derivative works thereof) in any media now known or hereafter developed.

If you choose to post Design Submissions on the Lowcountry Highrollers Facebook, we require that you adhere to generally accepted rules of etiquette and standards of behavior, and that you understand that the Lowcountry Highrollers does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any Design Submission.

The Lowcountry Highrollers expressly disclaim any and all liability in connection with Design Submissions. The Lowcountry Highrollers reserves the right to refuse Design Submissions in its sole discretion and without prior notice.

hometeam2013webschedule-SMALLYour Lowcountry Highrollers have once again divided into three home teams, and you don’t want to miss a single bout in this 2013 Home Team Season!

SAVE THE DATE! On Sunday, February 10th, the first bout of theses brutal beauties will be a Season Preview of all 3 Teams!

A round robin tournament between the sneaky Swamp Foxes, the sassy Ashley Riverdolls and the notorious Holy City Heartbreakers will be played out at the Hot Wheels Skating Center on James Island.

Tickets are $10 for Adults, and $5 for Kids, ages 10 and under.

You can purchase your tickets in advance at Charleston City Paper’s StrangerTickets.com at this link!

Diggity Doughnuts will also be in the parking lot to satisfy everyone’s delicious doughnut needs, and Tokyo Crepes will also be rocking out the crepes while we derby it up!

We will be collecting donations for Pet Helpers for this bout! If you bring an item from the wish list below, you will get a $1 off your ticket at the door! If you purchase your tickets online, and bring in an item, you will receive a free raffle ticket to possibly win a raffle prize during the bout!

Pet Helpers Wish List:
Pedigree canned dog/puppy food
Friskies or 9Lives canned cat food
Dry cat and dog food
Cat and dog toys
Peanut Butter
Toilet paper and paper towel rolls
Cat and dog beds
Collars (preferably new or gently used)
Towels and sheets
Dawn dish detergent
Bleach
Paper Towels
Gift Cards to Lowes, Walmart, Staples, etc.

BE SURE TO FOLLOW US TO THE RECOVERY ROOM FOR THE AFTER PARTY! 685 King St Charleston, SC 29403

Stay tuned for more info as our home team season unfolds, and as our travel teams’ (LCHR All-Stars and Bruisin’ Betties) season begins!

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