Austin Aries named new trainer of ROH Wrestling School; replaces Punk

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On Thursday, June 16, 2005 at 5:26 PM EST

To add to the whirlwind of news surrounding CM Punk leaving Ring of Honor following Death Before Dishonor III this Saturday, Austin Aries has been named Punk's successor as trainer for the ROH wrestling school.

Aries, the current ROH World Champion, has six years of experience in the ring, and have competed all over the world, including defending the ROH World Title in Europe & Mexico. The school also has special guest trainers on occasion, but the majority of the work will be done by Aries. Tryouts for Aries' first class will take place June 26th at 2pm. E-mail for details on the tryouts.