66 Results for author: Florence Welts

Roller derby is coming back to Kearney!

The Platte Valley Roller Vixens will take on the Heartland Hellcats, at 7 p.m. June 25 at the Viareo Center in Kearney. This will be the Vixens’ third bout against their railtown rivals this year. The Vixens previously defeated North Platte 158-62 in their season opener at Fonner Park on Feb. 13, but lost a second match-up at the DN Event Center in ... More

Platte Valley vs Omaha Rollergirls – April 16

Don’t miss your last chance to see the Platte Valley Roller Vixens in action in Grand Island this year. The Platte Valley Roller Vixens will play the Omaha Rollergirls AAA team at 7 p.m.  April 16 at the Fonner Park Swine Arena. This is the last Grand Island bout of the year for the team. The Vixens have won both of their home bouts this year, ... More

Bout Recap: Vixens come from behind to take win over CKRG!

Over Easter weekend the Platte Valley Roller Vixens met up with Central Kansas Roller Girls, for their second home game of the season at Fonner Park in Grand Island. Due to injuries, and absences due to the holiday, both teams came to the game with guest skaters subbing in to round out their rosters. Aiding the Vixens were three skaters from the No Coast ... More

Platte Valley vs Central Kansas – March 26

Get your skate on next Saturday with the Roller Vixens! The Platte Valley Roller Vixens, Central Nebraska’s premier women’s roller derby league, will play the Central Kansas Roller Girls of Hutchison, Kan., at 7 p.m. at the Fonner Park Swine Arena. The Vixens last played CKRG in June of 2015, winning 100 to 48 at home, and are gunning for a ... More

Bout Recap: Victorious over Hellcats, Vixens start season with a win

Saturday's sold out game ended with a victory for the Vixens who rolled the Heartland Hellcats 158 to 62. Making her debut, new skater Shawshank took home the MVP Jammer award, with MVP Blocker deservedly going to Jawbreaker Hollipop. The MVP jammer and blocker from the Hellcats went to Intensive Scare and Hipcheck Holly respectively. Featuring the ... More

Vixens kick off our 2016 season Valentine’s Day weekend!

It’s shove at first sight this February at Fonner Park in Grand Island! We'll kick off our 2016 season on Saturday, Feb. 13 against Heartland Hellcats of North Platte. The action starts at 7 p.m. at the Fonner Park Swine Arena. The Vixens faced off against the Hellcats twice in 2016, winning 220 to 64 at home, and are gunning for another victory ... More

5th Annual Holiday Bake Sale!

Our Holiday Bake Sale is back! With the holidays approaching quickly, we want to help you out by reducing your stress of baking for others and letting us do it FOR you! Orders will be taken now through Dec. 13th for delivery by Dec. 23rd. Browse our items for sale here, and even place your order online! More

2015 Foxy Awards

Each year we leave the skates at home for a night to celebrate accomplishments made in the previous season and show our appreciation for those special members who have made our league so successful and special. This year we held our 4th Annual Foxy Awards ceremony, hosted by Pain 'N the Abbi & fam, and MC-ed by Head NSO Brent Adrian. Vixens family and ... More

Now Recruiting!

Men and Women 18+ can join as referees, announcers, non-skating officials, or volunteers, and we recruit skaters of all backgrounds and skill levels.  No previous experience is necessary, mastering basic skating skills, proper hitting technique and the rules that make the sport of roller derby can all be learned! Information about what to expect, and ... More

Roller Vixens end season against Central Kansas

GRAND ISLAND — Join the Platte Valley Roller Vixens June 13 to close out their 2015 roller derby season. The Vixens will be taking on the Central Kansas Roller Girls out of Hutchinson, KS for their final home game at the Fonner Park Swine Arena this year. Doors open at 6:00pm, game starts at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $5 for ... More