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WWTHerstory: 2022 Black Women In Wrestling

February is the month in which we celebrate Black women in wrestling at WWT. For 28 days, we recognized 28 Black women. Let’s review the list of women from the past to the present that we highlighted last year.

Ethel Johnson

Babs Wingo

Kathleen Wimbley

Marva Scott

Susie Mae McCoy


Juanita Wright


Queen Sharmell


Awesome Kong

Sojourner Bolt

Alicia Fox

Layla El

Ember Moon (Athena)


Sasha Banks (Mercedes Moné)

Brandi Rhodes

Amber Rodriguez


Robyn Reid

Willow Nightingale

Kiera Hogan

Big Swole

Tasha Steelz

Red Velvet

Bianca Belair

Brooke Valentine

Tootie Lynn

Karen BamBam

Jade Cargill

We will not only highlight more Black women in wrestling this year but also under-recognized women who are passionate about creating wrestling-related content. Follow our social media and website to find out who will receive flowers from us.


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