Alongside names such as Ayesha Ray, Jessica James, Lei’D Tapa, Miranda, Marti Belle, Santana Garrett, Renee Michelle, Mercedes Martinez, Shayna Baszler, Nicole Savoy and Barbi Hayden that we revealed being in Florida to undergo medical testing for WWE’s Mae Young Classic. Another name we can confirm is undergoing medical testing is Deonna Purrazzo.
Deonna Purrazzo is no stranger to the WWE Performance Center as she has had a WWE Tryout back in February of 2016. The 23 year old has also competed on NXT as enhancement talent as well as appearing on SmackDown Live facing Alexa Bliss.
Purrazzo has also appeared for IMPACT, losing a singles match against Brooke at Knockouts Knockdown II. Deonna returned to TNA on January 8, 2016 at the One Night Only: Live PPV and participated in a #1 Contender’s Gauntlet Match, where she was eliminated by Awesome Kong. She made a third appearance on March 17, 2016 at Knockouts Knockdown IV where she lost to Madison Rayne. On January 19, 2017, episode of Impact Wrestling, Purrazzo faced Brooke in a losing effort.
Recently Purrazzo has returned from a stay with STARDOM in Japan. Just this past weekend Deonna made her SHIMMER debut.