May 2014 Roller Derby Spotlight Skatey Spice

May 12, 2014, 2:55 p.m. (ET)

Derby name & number: Skatey Spice #934


Hometown: Deltona, FL


Personal website/journal/web log (blog) address: ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­


Occupation:  Ophthalmology Scribe

Career goals: To be the best at what I do.

Current league: Sintral Florida Derby Demons

Years involved in derby: 3

Favorite derby position (blocker, pivot, jammer): Blocking, Currently stuck on the jammer line.

When did you begin skating: as a child in rinks for fun sometimes, only derby for 3 years almost.

Fondest memory of skating: everytime I take the track with my team.

Future goals you hope to obtain as a skater: Transferring to a WFTDA  League in the future and try to claw my way onto to an A team.

Awards and/or honors received in roller sports:

Other sports you currently participate in: I want to try womens football when it doesnt interfere with my derby schedule.


Who is your favorite sports figure:


Who is the person you most admire/greatest influence in your life and why: I admire my father the most. He is the strongest person I know, touring overseas with the army 7 times for the war. He always keeps me motivated even though he's always so far away.


List your hobbies: Eyeballs.


What music do you listen to during training or competition? Rock, mostly.


What makes you a unique and special person: If you know me, I care and will protect anyone close to me with everything I have. I am a very loyal person.


Do you have any pre-game rituals:


Favorite movie: Sin City


Favorite place to shop: Online


Most prized possession: I have this dream catcher i've had since I was 9 or so my great great grandma gave me for nightmares, I would be sad if it went somewhere


If you could pick one word to describe you, what would it be: Caring


Anything else you would like us to know about you: I love the little's I work with, Florida Junior Roller Girls and my wife Erin!