Derby Name: PepperSpray Pattie
Derby #: 18
Is there a story behind your name and number? I’m a fan of The Peanuts comics and Pettermint Patty was my favorite.
What year did you start roller derby? About 4 years ago (2011)
What roller derby team(s) have/do you play for? Elm Street Nightmares, Gate City and Counterstrike
Your Athletic background? Softball
Any derby/sports heroes? Chucktown Bruiser (CQS) HotMess Express (ex- CRG)
Best roller derby memory? Getting a good hit on Carnige Brawl, and taking 3 blockers and a jammer out in the first Championship bout with the Nightmares.
Worst roller derby memory? Same Championship bout, falling on my back side…PAINFUL.
Why do you play roller derby? I play roller derby because I wanted to get back into competitve sports and staying in shape….little did I know I need to get into shape to play derby!!!!
Gear you couldn’t live without? Mouthguard – too much money has been spent on these teeth!
Anything else we should know about you? I talk…A LOT!! I’m pretty good at burps, and I’m always late (but this is due to work).