WWE signs bodybuilder to a developmental deal after tryout

ABC Action News WTFS in Tampa Bay has posted an article featuring Melanie Brzezenski, a bodybuilder from the University of Tampa, that was offered a developmental deal with WWE.

Image courtesy of ABC Action News: Melanie Brzezenski gives her group promo to the judges

WWE held tryouts this week at IMG Academy campus. According to Wikipedia, Established in 1978, IMG Academy is a preparatory boarding school and sports training destination that is located in Bradenton, Florida. The Academy is set across over 600 acres and features programs consisting of sport camps for youth athletes, adult camps, a boarding school, including a post-graduate/gap-year program, events, professional and collegiate training, group hosting, and corporate retreats.

It was also noted in the report by ABC Action News that a total of 30 athletes took part in the two-day tryout. Former WWE Champion Big E, who is currently out with a neck injury, helped evaluate talent.

The report also notes Brzezenski, who goes by “Rosie Ray” got a personal trainer back in July, with the goal to “get into WWE.” Brzezenski also said she wants on the camera and wants to be a star.