Ithaca League of Women Rollers

Ithaca League of Women Rollers (ILWR) is a women's flat-track roller derby league based in Ithaca, New York.[1] Founded in the Fall of 2007, ILWR is a member of the Women's Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA).[2]

Ithaca League of Women Rollers
Metro areaIthaca, New York
CountryUnited States
Founded2007
TeamsSufferJets (A team)
BlueStockings (B team)
Track type(s)Flat
VenueCass Park Rink
AffiliationsWFTDA
Org. typeNon-Profit
Websitehttp://www.ithacarollerderby.com

History and organization

ILWR held its first home bout at Cass Park Rink in May 2008. The ILWR became a WFTDA Apprentice league in January 2011.[3] In September 2011 they became a full member league of the Women's Flat Track Derby Association.[4]

ILWR is composed of two teams; the SufferJets serve as the league's A team in WFTDA-sanctioned play, and the BlueStockings are a B team which also competes against comparable teams from other leagues. The SufferJets were voted the Ithaca Times Best Local Sports Team in 2010.[5]

The Ithaca League of Junior Rollers, or ILJR, is Ithaca’s all-female youth league and the first junior roller derby league founded in New York State. These youth had their exhibition bout in September 2010.[6]

WFTDA rankings

Season Final ranking[7] Playoffs Championship
2012 26 E[8] DNQ DNQ
2013 79 WFTDA[9] DNQ DNQ
2014 72 WFTDA[10] DNQ DNQ
2015 77 WFTDA[11] DNQ DNQ
2016 87 WFTDA[12] DNQ DNQ
2017 84 WFTDA[13] DNQ DNQ

References

  1. General Info And History « Ithaca League of Women Rollers
  2. "Ithaca League of Women Rollers – WFTDA". wftda.com. WFTDA. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
  3. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-11-07. Retrieved 2011-12-12.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-05-17. Retrieved 2014-05-15.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. 2010 Best Of Ithaca
  6. Fenchel, Luke Z. (24 September 2010). "Junior Roller Derby Gains Traction". The Ithaca Post. Retrieved 8 February 2011.
  7. "Current Rankings", WFTDA
  8. "Current Rankings". Wayback Machine. WFTDA. Archived from the original on 28 February 2013. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
  9. "Rankings: December 31, 2013". WFTDA. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
  10. "Rankings: December 31, 2014 – WFTDA". wftda.com. WFTDA. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
  11. "Rankings: December 31, 2015 – WFTDA". wftda.com. WFTDA. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
  12. "Rankings: December 31, 2016 – WFTDA". wftda.com. WFTDA. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
  13. "Rankings: December 31, 2017 – WFTDA". wftda.com. WFTDA. Retrieved 7 August 2018.
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