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The Appalachian Rollergirls of Boone Face Off Against the French Broads of Asheville on June 7 in Hickory


June 3, 2014. The Appalachian Rollergirls will host their second semi-home bout in Hickory on Saturday, June 7 at Skateland USA.

Currently, ARG is 0-3, most recently losing to Rogue Rollergirls of Fayetteville by 14 points.

“This season has been really fun and we’ve had some close games,” said Ashley Laws aka Ashinator 2000 and president of ARG.

“Our team gets better and more efficient every time we play. We are definitely ready for a win.”

This is not the first time these two teams have met.

“The French Broads have lost and won against us some over the last few years,” Laws said. “We love playing them and can’t wait to hopefully have another suspense-filled game.”

Come and see the action for yourself! Doors open at 1:30 p.m, and the game starts at 2 p.m. at Skateland USA located at 2820 N.C. 70 SE in Newton. Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 on game day, and all kids 10 and under receive free admission.

Bring your own chair because seating is limited. Tickets can be found at the following Boone locations:

  • Woodlands Barbeque
  • Piedmont Federal Savings Bank
  • Lucky Penny
  • Cafe Portofino

Proceeds from the game will benefit the Hickory Soup Kitchen.