Their sport offers speed, violence and women on skates.  It's not hockey, but Roller Derby!  The Mid Michigan Derby Girls will take on the Mitten Mavens of Lansing at 7 pm on Saturday, February 19th at Skateland Arena in Mt. Morris Township.The match is also a fundraiser for two local charities;  The Shelter of Flint (helping homeless women and children locally) and Team Will (raising funds to fight cancer).  The Mid Michigan Derby Girls is a non-profit club that encourages confidence, leadership and athleticism in women while also supporting a healthy and physically active community.

Tickets are $6 in advance and $8 at the door.  For information on where you can get advance tickets and details about the MMDG go to:

www.midmichiganderbygirls.com