How did you choose your derby name? Any special meaning?
I chose my derby name from my first and maiden last name, Meagan Shifley. Also, I was given the nick name shifty in high school.
How long have you played derby?
1 year I started practicing in Branson, January of 2014
How did you get started playing derby?
I found my local derby team, which at the time was in Branson, on Facebook and asked about practice.
Have you been on any other leagues besides SRG?
MAD Derby in Branson, Mo.
Who would you say is your biggest derby supporter or ‘superfan’?
My daughter. Every time I get ready to walk out the door for practice, she says “momma, roller derby tonight?”
What is something that most people don’t know about you?
I was adopted by my grandparents. Love and miss them everyday!
What are three things you cannot live without?
- My children.
- Sweet tea
- Sadly, my cell phone. Although it is important, I could definitely use it less often.
Who is your derby idol?
I don’t have just one idol, I have several and they are everyone who has taught me anything about derby.