Nerdy Little Secret #8
Name/number and the story behind it: Nerdy Little Secret #8 Eight is my favorite number and picking a derby identity is a lot harder than it sounds. After many different ideas my derby girls helped me settle on this one because of my love for biology.
Where are you from? New Philadelphia, Ohio
Have you ever played any other sports? I played third base in softball for 8 years.
Favorite music: Little bit of everything except country
Favorite food/restaurant: Anything Mexican or spicy
Birthday/zodiac sign: September/Virgo
Day job? Carside server at Applebees and event specialist at Marlite Party Center
Education: I am currently working on my bachelors in Zoology
Favorite color: Green
Hobbies: Derby, crafting and taking photos of animals.
Quirks: Sarcasm and loud burps
Pets: My dog Jack is my best friend and I also have six cats: Miles, Molly, Murphy, Tom, Charlie and Ginger
Likes: Animals, burritos, music and the ocean
Dislikes: Mean people and the cold
How did you get into skating? I used to go to the local roller rink by me as a child every weekend.
Why did you join derby? I met a girl in college (Fleetwood Smack) who told me about and it was always something I wanted to try, but I never realized there was a team so close to home!
Favorite position to play: I am just starting out, so I really enjoy any. It’s all new and exciting!
Favorite drill at practice: Skateoke
Favorite TV/movies: Lords of Dogtown and Dexter
Quote: Look down, now look up. Down has an ending and up is endless. Always look up.
Personal motto: Gotta’ risk it to get the biscuit.