NXT/WWE Superstar picks up his first singles win!

by | Sep 11, 2023 | NXT News | 0 comments

On Friday night, WWE unveiled the latest episode of NXT Level Up on Peacock, recorded on the preceding Tuesday evening in Orlando, FL, before the NXT event.

This recent installment operated as a critical platform for emerging talents in the developmental brand to showcase their abilities. In a monumental moment, one up-and-coming wrestler seized his inaugural victory in a singles match, marking a significant milestone in his burgeoning career.

The spotlight was on Tavion Heights, who has been honing his skills rigorously since joining the WWE roster last November. In a remarkable display of skill and determination, Heights triumphed over Ikemen Jiro on the NXT Level Up stage.

This victory was not just his first in single combat; it marked his triumphant return to the winner’s circle since February. At that time, he joined forces with Damon Kemp to secure a win against the duo of Myles Borne and Tank Ledger.

Under the birth name G’angelo Hancock, Heights has already accumulated experience in 27 professional matches. Before entering the WWE universe in August 2022, he dominated the Greco-Roman wrestling circuit. Among his numerous accolades, he represented the USA in a series of prestigious tournaments, including a stint at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, cementing his reputation as a formidable force in the wrestling domain.

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