Alibi V.18 No.26 • June 25-July 1, 2009 

Photo Essay

P is for Pummel

Arch Rival Roller Girls limber up to kick some Muñecas booty.
Arch Rival Roller Girls limber up to kick some Muñecas booty.

... and for pink. The Saturday, June 20 game was the last for Duke City at the Santa Ana Star Center. And it marked the second time this season the Muñecas Muertas fell to their foes.

Muñecas blocker Miss E. Vil flies the zia.
Muñecas blocker Miss E. Vil flies the zia.
Muñecas blockers R 2 Beat-U (left) and ¡Sabrosa! establish position against St. Louis.
Muñecas blockers R 2 Beat-U (left) and ¡Sabrosa! establish position against St. Louis.
Arch Rival’s Chokehold Chanel jams around the track.
Arch Rival’s Chokehold Chanel jams around the track.
Mayor Francis Slayer tries to cut off Duke City’s R 2 Beat-U.
Mayor Francis Slayer tries to cut off Duke City’s R 2 Beat-U.
R 2 Beat-U rolls fierce.
R 2 Beat-U rolls fierce.
Muñecas blocker Death Ro eats floor as pivot Killer Queen skates out of the fray.
Muñecas blocker Death Ro eats floor as pivot Killer Queen skates out of the fray.
Death Ro throws a hip check that knocks an opponent to the ground.
Death Ro throws a hip check that knocks an opponent to the ground.
Kamikaze Kim
Kamikaze Kim
Refs confer during a time-out.
Refs confer during a time-out.
All-star teams huddle up.
All-star teams huddle up.
St. Louis celebrates like only underdogs can after beating the unfocused Muñecas Muertas.
St. Louis celebrates like only underdogs can after beating the unfocused Muñecas Muertas.
The squads make nice after the game.
The squads make nice after the game.