2015 B-Cup Tournament
The Nashville Music City Brawl Stars took home the 3rd place trophy in the 5th annual B-Cup Tournament in Bloomington, Indiana last weekend.Read more
The first bout saw the Brawl Stars take on the Demolition City Destruction Dames from Evansville, Indiana. The Brawl Stars had a strong start, and by halftime the score was 152 – 32. The Brawl Stars continued to extend their lead during the second half, thanks to 5 power jams and strong defensive walls. Ramona Flowers had a 25 point power jam and Kitty Kataclysm had a 35 point power jam! Final score: Brawl Stars 366, Destruction Dames: 64.
The Brawl Stars second bout was against Naptown’s Warning Belles from Indianapolis, Indiana. The Brawl Stars had to fight for every point! Killin dem Hose and Cruella LaVelle were able to get lead at times, but the rest of the Brawl Stars jammers struggled to get around the Warning Belles’ defense. At halftime the score was 137 Warning Belles, 57 Brawl Stars. The second half saw Cruella LaVelle score 4 natural grand slams during a power jam, but blocker penalties left only 2 Brawl Stars on the track, and the Warning Belles extended their lead. The Brawl Star jammers had penalty trouble throughout the game. Final score: Warning Belles 229, Brawl Stars 112.
The last bout the Brawl Stars played determined 3rd and 4th place in the tournament. They played the North Star Northern Lights from Minneapolis, MN. The first jam of the bout had Ginger Juke on a power jam for a 19-0 start. Electric Boogaloo also had an 18-0 power jam during the first half. At the half the score was 127 Brawl Stars, 35 Northern Lights. The Brawl Stars dominated the second half, with 12 lead jams and a 112-0 point streak. Final score: 264 Brawl Stars, 54 Northern Lights.
1st place: Montreal Roller Derby’s The Sexpos (Montreal, Canada)
2nd place: Naptown Rollergirls’ Warning Belles (Indianapolis, IN)
3rd place: Nashville Rollergirls’ Music City Brawl Stars (Nashville, TN)
4th place: North Star Roller Girls’ Northern Lights (Minneapolis, MN)
5th place: Lansing Derby Vixens’ Capital Corruption (Lansing, MI)
6th place: Bleeding Heartland Roller Derby’s Code Blue Assassins (Bloomington, IN)
7th place: Demolition City Roller Derby’s Destruction Dames (Evansville, IN)
8th place: Boulder County Bombers’ Bombshells (Boulder, CO)