At the NXT tapings earlier tonight at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida two more names were announced for WWE’s upcoming Mae Young Classic that will tape on July 13th and 14th.
At the tapings Bianca Blair now known as Bianca BelAir defeated Aliyah in a Mae Young Qualifying match, solidifying her spot in the tournament.
Bianca, an All-American and All-SEC track-and-field performer in hurdles at the University of Tennessee, and was named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll in 2011 and 2012. A CrossFit competitor and powerlifter, she was signed to WWE back in April of 2016.
Also announced for the tournament was Danielle Kamela who went under the name Vanessa Borne. She defeated independent wrestler Jayme Jameson in a Mae Young qualifying match.
Vanessa Trained with Rikishi and David “Gangrel” Heath at Knox Pro Entertainment after being eliminated during the Tough Enough top 40 trials. She was also an on-air talent for FOX Sports Arizona, a Phoenix Suns dancer and an Arizona Cardinals cheerleader before signing with WWE back in April of 2016.