Welcome back to the Heel/Face Christmas countdown special! There are only 14 days left until Christmas, but a new day brings us another opportunity to feature yet another talented woman.
Today’s woman featured is Hyaneyoung Olvera! Hyaneyoung is based in Houston, Texas and was trained by Booker T through his Reality Of Wrestling promotion/school. One promotion that she has worked for that you might have heard of is the WWE! She was featured on Monday Night Raw in a match against Nia Jax. Find out who her dream opponent is, why Kermit the frog should stay away from her and more in our interview below!
H/F: At what age did you begin watching wrestling?
Hyaneyoung: I started watching when I was in the first grade.
H/F: When did you know that you wanted to become a wrestler?
Hyaneyoung: After watching a few shows, I definitely knew it was something I wanted to pursue. I would tell everyone that I wanted to be a pro wrestler!
H/F: Where did you begin your training and who trained you?
Hyaneyoung: I trained with Booker T and his promotion – Reality of Wrestling.
H/F: How long have you been in the wrestling business?
Hyaneyoung: 3 years in April.
H/F: Who are some of your influences or people that you look up to in the business?
Hyaneyoung: Booker T, Shawn Michaels, and Eddie Guerrero.
H/F: What is your entrance music? Any reason for picking this song?
Hyaneyoung: I come out to the Mortal Kombat theme song. I have a Mortal Kombat gimmick, so that’s why I chose it. Plus it gets me and the crowd hype.
H/F: What is the name of your finisher?
Hyaneyoung: I call it the “Wind Waker.”
H/F: What have you learned about yourself in your journey of becoming a wrestler?
Hyaneyoung: I learned that persistence and patience is key. Your attitude is everything.
H/F: What has been your favorite part of your career so far?
Hyaneyoung: I love learning a new move. It’s a lot of fun. And wrestling on Raw.
H/F: Who would your dream match be against?
Hyaneyoung: Sasha Banks!
H/F: Other than the dream match opponent, is there anyone that you haven’t worked with that you would like to one day?
Hyaneyoung: I would love to work Kimber Lee.
H/F: What are some of your goals for 2017?
Hyaneyoung: Hopefully a WWE contract.
H/F: Favorite cheat meal? Type of music? Type of movies?
Hyaneyoung: I’m a lover of all foods. So I don’t have a favorite. I love salsa and EDM music. And comedies are the best. A good documentary too.
H/F: What is something that not many people know about you?
Hyaneyoung: I hate, hate, hate frogs!
H/F: Favorite place that you have wrestled so far?
H/F: Bucket list of places you want to wrestle?
Hyaneyoung: I would love to go to Shimmer.
H/F: What do you enjoy doing when you aren’t wrestling?
Hyaneyoung: I love working out. I enjoy learning new things and going on adventures.
H/F: Finish this statement, if I wasn’t involved in wrestling, I would be doing…
Hyaneyoung: Bodybuilding competitions!
H/F: Do you have any words for your fans?
Hyaneyoung: I love you guys!
Be sure to follow Hyaneyoung on twitter and instagram!