2777 Jerzey Hurtz

Current Team
Dames, Druid City Derby

Derby NAme

Jerzey Hurtz

Nickname

Jerzey

Significance of Name or Number?

Name is because I am from New Jersey and my number is a tribute to my dad and the Mertz family. When we get our DL we join the M2777 club.

When Did you start playing Roller Derby?

2019

What do you like the most about Roller Derby?

The family you gain. I have never met a more supportive group of people

Short Bio

My name is Katrina Mertz I am from Ocean City, New Jersey. I grew up with sand between toes and the smell of the ocean. I am my grandmother full time care taker and a supervisor at my other job. I have three dogs and love them a lot.

Favorite Food?

Mac and cheese

Favorite Song

Firework

Likes

Animals, ocean, swimming , friends, family and derby

Dislikes

Judgmental people, and doctors

Final Thoughts

Derby has changed my life. It has given me a purpose and has positively impacted my life. Within my first year I lost 68 pounds. I have gained confidence and so many friends.