Roller derby hosts ‘Ugly Sweater’ double-header

The Ark Valley High Rollers, Chaffee County’s only flat-track Roller Derby team, will host two teams from the Slaughterhouse Derby Girls of Greeley on Sat., Nov. 10, 6 p.m., at the Chaffee County Fairgrounds. Doors open at 5 p.m. The AVHR All-Stars will take on the Greeley Prime Cuts at 6:00 p.m. At 8:00 p.m., the AVHR Continental Dividers will compete against Greeley’s Bone Saw Bruisers. This double-header will be the last Home Team event of the 2012 season.

The event is the “Ugly Sweater Double Header” and fans are asked to wear the ugliest sweaters they can find.

Tickets can be purchased in advance for $12 at Moonlight Pizza and Brewpub, Cafe Dawn, Elevation Beer Company or the BV Roastery. Children 10 and younger are free. Tickets are $15 at the door. A portion of the ticket proceeds will be donated to the Chaffee County Montessori School.

Bake sale items, beer and food by Michelle Gapp of Kalamatapit Catering will be available for purchase at the bout. For more information visit:

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