EDIT: We just launched a video with footage from the game. Take a look when you're done here!
July 23rd marked the first ever Glamour Kills Dodgeball Invitational, presented by Alternative Press. It was a great turnout of fans and bands alike. Participants included We Are The In Crowd, The Wonder Years, I Call Fives, Chunk! No, Captain Chunk, Young Statues, The Early November, and of course, Alternative Press and Glamour Kills.
We Are The In Crowd ready to compete.
I Call Fives decided on their own team uniforms.
After a brief rundown of the official dodgeball rules, the game was on! Here, a mixed Young Statues/ The Early November team verse Chunk! No, Captain Chunk.
The Alternative Press and I Call Fives teams race for the balls.
The Wonder Years' Dan "Soupy" Campbell watches the game.
The Wonder Years prepare to battle the undefeated I Call Fives.
After the final round, the award ceremony began. I Call Fives reigned in as Dodgeball Campions, while The Wonder Years were first runner up.
Chunk! No, Captain Chunk collected their trophy for second runner up.
All the teams were in good spirits as they congratulated each other on their performances.
Overall, the day was a huge success! The bands had fun competing for the title of "Dodgeball Champion" while fans enjoyed cheering on their favorite teams. Afterwards, fans had the opportunity to meet with the bands for pictures and autographs.
Thank you to Alternative Press, We Are The In Crowd, The Wonder Years, I Call Fives, Chunk! No, Captain Chunk, Young Statues, The Early November, and all fans that attended for making the first ever Glamour Kills Dodgeball Invitational an unforgettable day! Also thank you to Manayunk Sport and Social and the Kendrick Recreation Center for use of the dodgeball court.