Southern Illinois Roller Girls

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Southern Illinois Roller Girls
League logo
Metro areaMarion, IL
CountryUnited States
Founded2009
TeamsPower SIRG (A team)
Rolling Blackouts (B team)
Track type(s)Flat
VenueThe Pavilion of The City of Marion
AffiliationsWFTDA
Websitewww.soillrollergirls.com

The Southern Illinois Roller Girls (SIRG, or So Ill Roller Girls) is a women's flat track roller derby league based in Marion, Illinois. So Ill is a member of the Women's Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA).[1]

History[edit]

The league was founded in June 2009 by a group of women from the area and So Ill Roller Girls had their first public scrimmage in December 2009, and their first official home bout in April 2010.[2] It was accepted into the Women's Flat Track Derby Association Apprentice Program in January 2011,[3] and became a full member of the WFTDA in January 2012.[4]

Southern Illinois Roller Girls currently play at The Pavilion of the city of Marion, and their regular bouting season runs from March until November.[5]

WFTDA rankings[edit]

Season Final ranking[6] Playoffs Championship
2012 34 NC[7] DNQ DNQ
2013 169 WFTDA[8] DNQ DNQ
2014 180 WFTDA[9] DNQ DNQ
2015 195 WFTDA[10] DNQ DNQ
2016 281 WFTDA[11] DNQ DNQ

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Southern Illinois Roller Girls – WFTDA". wftda.com. WFTDA. Retrieved 28 December 2017.
  2. ^ "MARION", Southern Illinoisan, 8 January 2010
  3. ^ "WFTDA Accepts 12 Additional Apprentice Leagues Archived 2011-11-07 at the Wayback Machine", WFTDA, 13 January 2011
  4. ^ "WFTDA Adds Three New Members Archived 2012-01-13 at the Wayback Machine", WFTDA, 10 January 2012
  5. ^ Southern Illinois Roller Girls website.
  6. ^ "Current Rankings", WFTDA
  7. ^ "Current Rankings". WFTDA. Archived from the original on 20 March 2013. Retrieved 28 December 2017.
  8. ^ "Rankings: December 31, 2013". WFTDA. Retrieved 28 December 2017.
  9. ^ "Rankings: December 31, 2014 – WFTDA". wftda.com. WFTDA. Retrieved 28 December 2017.
  10. ^ "Rankings: December 31, 2015 – WFTDA". wftda.com. WFTDA. Retrieved 28 December 2017.
  11. ^ "Rankings: December 31, 2016 – WFTDA". wftda.com. WFTDA. Retrieved 28 December 2017.