Did you know that Athens Ohio Roller Derby is a nonprofit organization, dedicated to giving back to our community? Our upcoming July 14 bout, “Betties & Brews: Dog Days of Summer,” will feature New Beginnings Animal Center, with a portion of the proceeds benefitting their incredible organization. So, in celebration of our lovable, furry companions, we bring you today’s installment of “The Betties & Their Beasts.” Enjoy!
- Derby Name & #: Scary Gherry #228
- Derby Position: Jammer
- Playing Since: 2016
- Pets Name & Age: Whompie, 9
- Pet’s Derby Name: Swhompie
- Pet’s Derby Position: Jam Ref
- What Does Your Pet Mean To You: Whompie and I grew up together! She’s a childhood friend.