Skater of the Month – June 2018

Marty SOTM June 2018

Full Derby Name: Marty Graw

Skater Number: 20


1. What is your REAL name?


2. What does the Derbyverse call you? And what is your Skater Number?

Marty Graw #20

3. Is there a story behind your derby name?

Not really, I just picked it. It’s just supposed to be like the holiday.

4. How did you get started playing for Diamond State Roller Derby?

They were at the theater during opening weekend of “Whip It.” I wanted to check roller derby out before that, but I was in college and it was always off season when I checked.

5. What is one of your goals for the 2018 season?

Do good.

6. What is your most memorable moment with Diamond State?

There was a game against SoDel where it came down to the last jam and we won.

7. When you’re not being a bada** skater…what are you doing? (Profession/Hobbies)

Board games, video games, movies.

8. What skaters do you most admire most and why?

I don’t know. There’s something to admire in everybody.

9. Any advice for someone who might be considering trying derby or are new to derby?

Skate. S. K. A. T. E.

10. Any final thoughts for our fans?

Keep coming! Please and Thank you.