OSWEGO – Port City Roller Derby’s junior league will get 2014 rolling with their “Snow Ball” bout on Jan. 11, in the Oswego YMCA Armory.
For the bout featuring two teams of PCRD junior skaters, ages 10 to 17, doors will open at 5 p.m. with action beginning at 6 p.m. in the armory, corner of West First and Utica streets in Oswego. It is the second event of their first full competitive season, a prelude to a Feb. 8 home bout vs. a juniors team from Buffalo’s Queen City league.
A portion of proceeds of the January bout will support the Children’s Museum of Oswego.
Advance tickets, available from league members, cost $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 5 to 12, with children 4 and under admitted free.
Tickets can be purchased at the door but will cost $12 for adults. Attendees interested in trackside seating are encouraged to bring their own chairs.
Port City Roller Derby is produced by Oz Roller Girls Inc., a member-run non-profit organization dedicated to athletic competition, empowerment and supporting its community. PCRD always seeks skaters, refs and other volunteers for its adult (18 and over) and juniors (ages 10 to 17) teams, and will provide training.
For more information, visit www.portcityrollerderby.org or email [email protected]