Latest Bout: 4/14/19 Central NY 68 vs Burning River 182 (2019 Siege of CNY)
Get to know Gnat...
What is the meaning behind your skater name?
I am an annoying little pest on the track.
What was your athletic background prior to playing roller derby?
I used to play soccer in high school and as a kid and I also played softball.
Is there a song that gets you pumped up before a bout?
I listen to pretty raunchy, thug stuff like $uicide Boy$, Denzel Curry, Flatbush Zombies. A lot of rap.
What aspect of derby do you enjoy the most?
I love hitting people and the action that is in derby. It makes me feel super strong and empowered.
How did you get started in your roller derby career?
I actually started when I was 11 years old and played junior derby prior to Burning River. I first heard about roller derby though by going to a Burning River charity bout when I was 11 and immediately searched for junior leagues.