We must break the news of Sara Lee’s passing with heavy hearts. Lee was a professional wrestler and the winner of the WWE reality series Tough Enough. She had just turned thirty.
We will update the information as soon as their family responds. However, we do know that Lee had lately struggled with a sinus infection. Her family has not yet disclosed the cause of death. However, she appeared to be recovering and had even just uploaded pictures of herself working out.
Who was Sara Lee?
American wrestler Sarah Lee (also known as Sarah Ann Weston) was also a television personality. His tenure in the American promotion WWE between 2015 and 2016 made him famous. After winning Tough Enough in 2015, the sixth season of the WWE competition, Lee was given a one-year contract by the company. At the age of 30, She passed away on October 6, 2022. Even though his cause of death has not been made public.
On June 7, 1992, in Hope Township, Michigan, Sarah Lee was born. He attended Delta College in Bay City, Michigan after graduating from Meridian High School in 2010, where he studied clinical medical sonography. He has devoted most of his time to competitive powerlifting since he was a young child.
On December 30, 2017, Sarah Lee married former WWE wrestler Wesley Blake. Brady was born on February 27, 2019, and Piper Weston, the couple’s first daughter, was born on May 1, 2017. Their second son was born in 2021. In Orlando, Florida Sarah resided.
His Career :
One of the thirteen finalists for the sixth season of the WWE competition Tough Enough in June 2015 was Lee. After being in danger of being eliminated five times throughout the competition, Lee and Josh Bredl were selected as the victors on August 25 by fan voting. Each of them received a $250,000 one-year WWE contract. In the championship fight, Lee took on the ring name Hope and fell to Alicia Fox in a singles battle.
Lee started his training in September after being assigned to the WWE’s developmental territory NXT, which is situated at the Orlando, Florida-based WWE Performance Centre. Returning to her real identity, Lee made her debut for NXT on January 16, 2016, at a live event, where she gave a heel promo. At the live event on January 30, she made her debut in the ring during a six-Diva tag team match that also featured fellow Tough Enough participant Mandy Rose. Lee’s WWE contract was terminated on September 30, 2016.
Cause of Sara Lee’s Death :
On social media, Lee’s mother posted a statement confirming the death of her daughter, saying, “It is with heavy hearts that we wanted to announce that our Sara Weston has gone to be with Jesus. The plans are incomplete, and we are all in shock. We sincerely request that you allow our family to grieve.
Although Lee’s time in the WWE was brief, she had an impact. She was given a one-year contract with the business after winning Tough Enough in 2015. But in September 2016, she was let out of her contract. She had kept up her independent wrestling career ever since.
The wrestling community reacted quickly to the news that 2016 Tough Enough winner Sara Lee had tragically passed away at the age of 30. Bull James, a fellow wrestler, set up a GoFundMe to help Lee’s husband Cory and their three kids.
The campaign raised almost $50,000 in only one day thanks to donations from WWE stars including Becky Lynch, CM Punk, and Natalya Neidhart.
Every penny raised from this, according to James’ message, “will go directly to Cory and the kids.” The tremendous response is evidence of the close-knit community of wrestlers, who are constantly ready to help one another out in difficult situations.