Barbed Wire Betties to take on Twin City Derby Girls at Huntley Middle School

By Northern Star staff

Roller derby team the Barbed Wire Betties will hold a bout against the Twin City Derby Girls from Champaign-Urbana at 6:30 p.m. April 18 at Huntley Middle School, 1515 S. Fourth St.

Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door and $7 for seniors ages 55 and older. Kids 8 and younger are free. Concessions presented by Huntley Middle School Student Council will benefit student projects.

“It’s definitely going to be a challenge for us but a good one,” said Kate Olson, Barbed Wire Betties team member. “It’s a really cool sport and if people haven’t seen it yet they should check it out,”

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