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Soul City Sirens

Soul City Sirens
Metro area Augusta, GA
Country United States
Founded 2008
Track type(s) Flat
Venue Red Wing Rollerway
Affiliations WFTDA
Website .comsoulcitysirens

The Soul City Sirens (SCS) is a Augusta, Georgia. Founded in 2008, the league consists of a single team, which competes against teams from other leagues.

The league was founded in January 2008 by Jessica Thompson, a local librarian, and played its first bout in January 2009.[1] By 2013, it was averaging 350 fans at each bout, and had developed a particular rivalry with the Richland County Regulators.[2]

Soul City was accepted into the Women's Flat Track Derby Association Apprentice Program in July 2011,[3] and in March 2013, it became a full member of the WFTDA.[4]

References

  1. ^ Bonnie Heater, "Soul City Sirens Roller Derby team recruiting new members", Fort Gordon Signal, October 31, 2008
  2. ^ Travis Highfield, "5 for 5: Soul City Sirens set for fifth season", Augusta Chronicle, February 20, 2013
  3. ^ "WFTDA Adds Crop of 15 Apprentice Leagues", WFTDA, 13 July 2011
  4. ^ "WFTDA Welcomes 5 New Members", WFTDA, 7 March 2013
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