Fergie

Name: Fergie

Nickname: Fergie

What’s the origin of your name? My last name is Ferguson, I have always been called Fergie.

Number: 5150

What does your number mean? It’s a code for Crazy, and I believe we are all just a little crazy.

Team: NWARD B-Team

What position do you play? Not Sure Yet

How long have you been skating? On and off since I was 6

When did you join derby? Nov 2011

How did you get involved in derby? STOMP’N ASH Ash had been trying to get me to try after she joined, and it wasn’t until I came to watch as a sponsor for Macadoodles that I had to try it.

Signature move: Don’t have one yet

Pre-bout ritual: Have not got a chance to play yet.

Motivational quote: If you fall get back up and do it again.

Derby heroes: JoAnn, Jett and all the girls that are on the team.

What makes you have instant respect for a derby skater? Their drive and motivation and strength

What do you do outside of derby? I am a single mother of 3 amazing children and I have worked at Macadoodles for 7 1/2 years, I work in the office and am referred to as the ‘cash girl’.

Favorite derby moment so far? Passing my MST

Favorite derby teams? I would have to say NWARD

If you could remove one penalty from the game what would it be? Not really sure yet

What advice would you like to give up and coming derby players? Believe in yourself and don’t be afraid to ask if you have questions.

Where are you from? I was born and raised in Rogers, AR and moved to Pea Ridge, AR in High School and currently live in Missouri

How long have you lived here? forever

What keeps you here? I just don’t have any reason to go anywhere else.

Animals? I do not have any but my daughter has a dog and a cat.

Family? 3 kids, Michelle 11, Chyanne 9, and my little man Jacob 5. My Mom Linda, who encourages me to do what makes me happy and has been with me through everything good and bad in my life.