Monday, November 20, 2006

Shantelle Taylor

Taylor made her professional debut in June of 2003. In 2004, she was featured in the two-part wrestling documentary Slam Bam which aired on the Discovery Channel.

In 2005 she won her first women's championship while competing in New Vision Pro Wrestling. She spent the summer of that year in Monterrey, Mexico working on her lucha libre style. In December she participated in a three-show tour of South Africa wrestling on a card that featured former WWE stars Kevin Nash, Andrew "Test" Martin and Scott Steiner. Also in December she was invited to a tryout in Buffalo, New York for World Wrestling Entertainment.

Taylor has worked for several independent wrestling promotions including SHIMMER Women Athletes, Ring Divas' Battle Angels, Twin Wrestling Entertainment, and Blood, Sweat and Ears. On April 16, 2006, Taylor defeated Tracy Brooks to become the inaugural Battle Angels Women's Champion.

Taylor also spent time working the Pure Women's Action shows for the Pure Wrestling Association in Southern Ontario. She is scheduled to work ecw house shows in October.