Skater name : Meryl Creep
Story behind the name: Well, my husband found great joy in trying to find me a name. He wanted people to call me Fugly Motha because he figured people would just call me Fugly!!
In real life: I am a Special Education teacher, teaching high school English to students with reading and language disabilities
Sometimes I think: that I really suck at derby... I have really great days and really bad days
Favorite position: I like jamming but I feel I am better at blocking
Skating Experience: I have been skating for a little over 3 years
Hometown: Springfield, MA.
Likes: motorcycle rides, wine, drinking in general
Dislikes: . being hungover;-) raining when I want to go on motorcycle rides
Why I love derby: I love derby because it gave me back something I was missing in my life. I am a mom, a teacher, a wife and I didn't feel I was me. I was always a jock! I was a gymnast for the majority of my youth. I played soccer, softball, and was a diver. I was a diving coach and a gymnastics coach. I missed being physical.
How I found derby: I watched the movie Whip It and then googled roller derby. I found a league in the area and went to their fresh meat night!