#21 Slammerhead

Number of years playing derby?
5

How did you get into derby?
Saw an ad on Craigslist for the team located in Mt. Vernon, OH, called Central Ohio Roller Derby.

Do you have any other hobbies?
I play in a summer softball league.

Who inspires you?
My mother and father, they are the strongest people I know.

What is your sports background?
Played and did just about every sport I could.

How/Why did you pick your derby name?
It was SLAMMERHEAD because I like sharks :)

Do you have any pre or post bout rituals?
I drink a can of monster before hand to get fired up and usually chipotle after.

How has derby impacted your life?
It has made me realize I’m outta shape and derby could get me back into shape so far, but I must continue progress outside of derby to be better for myself and my team.

Any other fun facts about yourself?
I’m currently in school to become a surg tech.

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