Danielle Walter

Roller Sports

Danielle Walter of Cumberland, Maryland was a member of Team USA who competed at the 2010 FIRS-CIRH Ladies Rink Hockey World Championships in Alcobendas Spain, September 25-October 22.  She was selected has the Hardball Hockey player of the in year in 2005, and was selected as the best goalie in 2004, 2005, and 2006.  Danielle currently skates for Bremerton Hurricanes, Bremerton, Wash.

2010 Ladies Rink Hockey World Team Member

City, State: Cumberland, Md.

Birthplace: Roaring Springs, Pa.

Hometown: New Paris, Pa.

High School: Chestnut Ridge

Year Graduated: 1992

High School Location: New Paris, Pa.

High School Sports: Soccer, track

High School Honors: National Honor Society, Future Business Leaders of America, Junior Exec, Senior Exec

College: Allegany College of Maryland

Year Graduate: 2004

Degree/Major: AS, AA

College Honors: Math Award, Mu Alpha Theta, Phi Theta Kappa

Occupation/Employer: Manager Vocelli Pizza

Current Skating Club: Bremerton Hurricanes, Bremerton, Wash.

Coach: Frankie Lee

Began Skating: Age 1, 1975 (Age 12 - Hockey)

Years Competing: 20

Years Skating: 31

How Became Interested in Skating: My mom was a "rink rat". She put skates on me as soon as I could walk.

Recent Skating Highlights: Hardball Hockey Player of the Year 2005; Women's 1st - 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005; Bronze Division 1st - 2001; Women's Division Best Goalie - 1989, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006

Favorite Food: Pork chops

Favorite Movie: Miracle

Pets: 2 dobermans, Raiden and Sidney

Future Goals: Win World Championship

Family Information:

Father: David

Father's Occupation: Retired

Mother: Audrey

Mother's Occupation: Security officer

Brothers: Richard, Bud, Brian, Daryl

Spouse: Gene Ferguson (fiancee)

Family Member who are/were Pro/Amateur Athletes: Gene Ferguson