Melanie Cruise (January 7, 1987) is an American professional wrestler. After starting training in November 2005 and formally debuting in April 2009, Cruise began regularly wrestling for POWW and SHIMMER Women Athletes, where she is part of a stable along with Annie Social and Wesna.
Professional wrestling career
SHIMMER Women Athletes
She made her first appearance as part of SPARKLE in Volume 21 where she defeated Cherry Bomb after a roll-up. She made her official SHIMMER debut on May 2, 2009, as part of Volume 23 where she lost to Daffney. Prior to the match Annie Social was introduced as her new manager.
On May 3, 2009, at the tapings of Volume 25 Melanie had a match against Nikki Roxx but once again lost after Roxx hit her with the Barbie Crusher. Later that night on Volume 26 she took part in a 4-way match which also saw as participants Jennifer Blake, Jessie McKay and Kellie Skater. This match was eventually won by Jessie McKay.
Supreme Wrestling Entertainment
She made her debut with Supreme Wrestling Entertainment on May 25, 2011 in Hartford, WI. She took on and defeated Nikki St. John. She had originally been scheduled to take on Taylor Made, but Melanie Cruise had "Made Sure" Taylor didn't make it to the show, so she was replaced by Nikki. Melanie Cruise and Nikki St. John once again squared off on July 4, 2011. This time Nikki St. John got the win.
- Finishing and signature moves
Championships and accomplishments
- Pro Wrestling Illustrated
|2011 PWI Top 50 Females|
|Madison Eagles • Mercedes Martinez • Mickie James • Natalya • Madison Rayne • Cheerleader Melissa • Beth Phoenix • Tara • MsChif • Sara Del Rey • Eve Torres • Angelina Love • Layla • Sarita • Kelly Kelly • Serena Deeb • Velvet Sky • Ayako Hamada • LuFisto • Winter • Brie Bella • Angel Orsini • Melina • Daizee Haze • Nikki Roxx • Gail Kim • Jazz • Maryse • Christina Von Eerie • Portia Perez • Rosita • ODB • Nicole Matthews • Rachel Summerlyn • Jessicka Havok • Brittany Force • Kellie Skater • Tina San Antonio • Melanie Cruise • Cherry Bomb • Sassy Stephie • Tasha Simone • Alicia Fox • Amber O'Neal • Allison Danger • Kacee Carlisle • Brittney Savage • AJ Lee • Melissa Coates • Jessica James|