Former WWE Wrestler From Hope, Michigan Has Died At The Age Of 30
A former WWE wrestler from Hope Township, Michigan has unexpectedly died at the age of 30.
WWE Tough Enough
The WWE had a reality TV series called Tough Enough. It was a professional wrestling training camp where participants competed for a contract with the WWE. Each season two winners were selected.
Sara Lee won the Tough Enough competition in 2015 and scored a $250,000 wrestling contract for 1 year with the WWE.
Lee worked with current WWE wrestlers at the camp for coaching, training, and tips on how to make it in professional wrestling.
Sara Married WWE's Wesley Blake
Sara Lee spent one year with the WWE and was released in 2016. During that time Sara met WWE wrestler Wesley Blake, born Cory James Weston when they were at a training session at the WWE Performance Center.
The two hit it off instantly and married not long after in December 2017. Since then the couple has lived in San Antonio, Texas where they had three children together.
Sara Lee's Time in Michigan
Sara grew up in Hope Township, Michigan. She graduated from Meridian High School in Sanford, in 2010. She was a member of the track team and was a competitive powerlifter.
Sara Lee's Death
Sara's mom, Terri Lee, shared on Facebook a mother's worst nightmare:
The cause of Sara Lee's death has not yet been announced. Just two days before her death she complained of a sinus infection.
WWE wrestler Bull James has set up a GoFundMe page to help the family with funeral arrangements. So far $72,203 has been raised for a goal that was set at $20,000.
A beautiful family photo shows how heartbreaking this tragedy is.
Rest in peace Sara Lee.