Rail Yard Dawgs’ families flock in for food, feuds and fun

By Aaron McFarling, The Roanoke Times (Photo by Don Petersen)

Great-aunt Marlene would like to see some fists fly.

Hey, she didn’t travel the eight hours down here from Binghamton, New York, for nothing. Sure, the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs put her up in a lovely hotel room. The reception dinner on Thursday was awesome, too.

But her great-nephew, Dawgs forward Brant Sherwood, knows her expectations come game time.

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