Val Capone #89
Where were you born?
Beer vendor at Wrigley, bartender at United Center, and manager of Cobra Lounge.
How old were you when you first skated?
I was 7.
Did you practice any other sports in high school or college?
I have been a weight lifter and bowler.
What you would tell a young girl who wanted to play roller derby?
Do it! It is so much fun, especially since I've made some of the best friends that I consider family over the last decade.
What is your favorite thing about roller derby?
I love the competition, the physicality, the family, the fans and being a part of history.
What has been the best roller derby game you have played?
It is impossible to decide; there have been so many fabulous memories.
Have you played roller derby on other teams?
In addition to the Red Hots, I play on the Hell's Belles and I used to be on the Manic Attackers.
What is your favorite city in the world?
What is your favorite movie?
What you do for charity/volunteering?
I support the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America.
Who would you most like to meet?
Probably Katy Perry. She is the dorkiest, most awesome lady.
What's hot right now?
What's not right now?