WWE signs a lot of young athletes every year. The aspiring wrestlers train at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida. Those trainees hone their craft at live shows and Level Up as well. One such superstar-in-training is about to make her NXT 2.0.

WWE aired a video hyping up the arrival of Sol Ruca during NXT 2.0 tonight. According to the video package, Sol Ruca (real name Calyx Hampton) is coming soon to the company’s developmental brand.

Hampton reported to the WWE PC in March 2022, and was assigned the ring name “Sol Ruca” in May. The former college athlete made her in-ring debut during a live show in June. WWE had this to say about her when they signed her.

Calyx Hampton is a 22-year-old former athlete from the University of Oregon having competed on the school’s Acrobatics & Tumbling team, earning NCATA Individual Event National Championship honors.

Sol Ruca has already competed in NXT Level Up. She will join the likes of Tiffany Stratton, Roxanne Perez and Nikkita Lyons on NXT 2.0. We’ll have to wait until Sol Ruca makes her NXT 2.0 debut to see how she fares on the yellow brand.

Are you looking forward to Sol Ruca’s NXT 2.0 debut? Sound off in the comments!

Manik Aftab

Manik Aftab is a news writer at Ringside News. He has been an avid fan of professional wrestling since 2000. His earliest memories of pro wrestling involved The Rock taking on The McMahon-Helmsley faction in 2000. Outside of his writing responsibilities, Manik is a fan of fiction, thrillers, comics, manga and anime. He’s an occasional journalist and likes to spend his free time watching movies and reading stuff about politics, science, medicine, etc. Manik also enjoys jogs in the park and workouts in the gym.  Manik is also a big of rock bands including Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, Metallica, Drowning Pool, Breaking Point, and Skillet. His current favorite wrestler is Kazuchika Okada and his favorite wrestler of all time is The Rock.

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