… after playing her first game at the Willimantic Brewing Co. nearly five years ago, her life was changed forever.

Source: Pinball has become a passion for North Stonington woman – The Westerly Sun

Carvey is a world-ranked pinball player. Players earn points through the International Flipper Pinball Association, or IFPA, for playing in leagues and tournaments. Although there are approximately 30,000 ranked pinball players in the world, Carvey is ranked in the top 2,000 overall and in the top 100 female players.