|By Daniel Pena | August 11, 2012 | Comments|
She announced Saturday on Twitter, "I, as well, have been released by WWE. Sorry my #Soljas...."
Vélez, who began her professional wrestling career in 2005 in Puerto Rico, rose to prominence as a contestant on Tough Enough last year, a televised competition that awarded the winner a WWE contract. Vélez was eliminated from the competition due to injury, but offered a contract in November. She had been appearing on WWE NXT as of late.
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