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.”
- Derby Name & #: Thistle Hurt #888
- Derby Position: Current LOA/Merch seller
- Playing Since: 2016
- Pet’s Name & Age: Orange Kitty, 2 years old
- Pet’s Derby Name & #: Orange Flash, #222
- Pet’s Derby Position: Jammer, always getting passed you
- What your pet means to you: Teaching my toddler how to be nice to pets and give nice cuddles.