Roller Derby

Photo Courtesy of Jib, Flickr CCThe Brewcity Bruisers, Milwaukee’s roller derby league, willopen their tenth season Saturday, Jan. 16. at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena.Saturday’s double-header is a matchup between Milwaukee’s.. more

Jan 14, 2016 7:20 PM Around MKE


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In roller derby, Katie Bricco has discovered confidence that’s carried over to her unlikely day job. more

Jan 16, 2015 5:00 PM More Sports 1 Comments

Milwaukee’s official introduction to the sport of roller derby happened in 2005 when the Brew City Bruisers were founded. The all-woman league offered something new and exciting and was an instan,Sports more

Apr 25, 2014 2:04 PM More Sports

Rebecca Berkshire, executive chef of Balzac and Hi Hat, is better known to roller derby fans as Becky the Butcher. The heavily tattooed powerhouse has been skating with the league since day one as a member of the Shevil Knevils, one... more

May 2, 2012 12:00 AM Off the Cuff 1 Comments

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Oct 5, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee