Shotzi Blackheart defeated Angel Dust to become the new Phoenix of Rise Champion tonight at AIW’s Girls Night Out 19 in Cleveland, Ohio.
Angel Dust became the inaugural champion at RISE 1 in November 2016. She went on to defend the title against Delilah Doom at RISE 2 and against Britt Baker at AWS Don’t Bring Your Replica Title to Our Show, both in January 2017.
Shotzi made her debut with Rise at RISE 1 defeating Savannah Evans. At RISE 2, she was defeated by Mercedes Martinez in one of the top matches of the evening.