Isla Dawn
Birth nameCourtney Stewart
Born (1994-02-02) 2 February 1994 (age 27)
Glasgow, Scotland
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Stacy Coates
Isla Dawn
Billed height5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Billed weight150 lb (68 kg)
Debut2013

Courtney Stewart (born 2 February 1994) is a Scottish professional wrestler currently signed to WWE, where she performs on the NXT UK brand under the ring name Isla Dawn.[1]

Professional wrestling career

WWE

NXT UK (2018–present)

Dawn competed in her first match on NXT, for a WWE NXT Women's Championship #1 Contender, in a triple threat match on 18 June 2018 when Toni Storm defeated her and Killer Kelly. On 25 August 2018 she competed in the first round of the NXT UK Women's Championship Tournament, losing to Toni Storm. On 20 July 2019 she lost to Nina Samuels on NXT UK, and then beat Samuels on 17 January 2020. On 17 September 2020, Dawn competed in the first singles match on NXT UK in nearly 6 months in a loss against Aoife Valkyrie.[2]

On 15 October 2020, Dawn would lose again, this time to Piper Niven

Dawn would look to improve her win/loss record on 26 November 2020, when she took on Jinny. However, Dawn was defeated by Jinny.

On 10 December 2020, Dawn would finally gain a victory over Xia Brookside when Nina Samuels caused a distraction. The following week, Dawn would get a non-title opportunity against Kay Lee Ray, in a losing effort.

On 11 February 2021, Dawn would be the first opponent of newcomer to NXT UK, Meiko Satomura, where Dawn was defeated.

Dawn would return to action again on 25 March 2021, successfully defeating Aleah James.

On 1 April 2021, Dawn attacked the returning Emilia McKenzie, thus turning her heel in the process. Kay Lee Ray and Isla Dawn faced Satomura and Emilia McKenzie at NXT UK: Prelude at 8 April 2021, but Ray and Dawn were defeated. However, the following week Dawn would defeat McKenzie one-on-one.

Mae Young Classic (2018)

Dawn competed in the 2018 Mae Young Classic tournament.[3] She was eliminated in the first round after losing to Nicole Matthews on 8 August 2018.[4]

Championships and accomplishments

References

  1. ^ "Isla Dawn". WWE. Archived from the original on 18 April 2019. Retrieved 2 February 2020.
  2. ^ Garretson, Jordan (17 September 2020). "NXT UK results, Sept. 17, 2020". WWE. Archived from the original on 11 March 2021. Retrieved 11 March 2021.
  3. ^ "International competitors, new NXT recruit and indie star added to Mae Young Classic". WWE. Archived from the original on 26 July 2018. Retrieved 8 March 2021.
  4. ^ Powell, Jason (28 September 2018). "Powell's WWE Mae Young Classic 2018 Ep. 4 Review: Io Shirai vs. Xia Brookside, Rachel Evers vs. Hiroyo Matsumoto, Jessie Elaban vs. Taynara Conti, Isla Dawn vs. Nicole Matthews in the final first round matches". Pro Wrestling Dot Net. Archived from the original on 1 April 2019. Retrieved 8 March 2021.
  5. ^ "The PWI Top 100 Female Wrestlers 2019: Full List". Wrestling Travel. 1 November 2019. Archived from the original on 15 November 2019. Retrieved 8 March 2021.