In the late '90s, they were no longer known simply as women, they became "divas. Every fan seemed to have their favorite. Even though the term "diva" is fairly new for WWE, the contribution of women to the company goes back much further. This list takes a look at the greatest women wrestlers and personalities in WWE since the beginning of the WrestleMania era. So keep in mind, some women featured here may not be ranked as high as they would be on an all-time greatest list. The criteria for the ranking is based on a mixture of how management pushed them, their importance to the company, their popularity and their in-ring abilities. With E! After winning the Diva Search contest, she joined the roster as a babyface. Soon, Massaro was pushed as one of the top women in the company.
Her mother is Mexican , while her father is Italian. She received Junior College All-American honors and transferred to Arizona State University , although a lack of self-confidence led her to stop playing. Now that I'm older, I know it's so much better to have tried and maybe you fail, then to have never tried at all. Eva Marie has said that she came across a casting call for WWE "by chance" and, after impressing talent scouts, won a four-week tryout. Eva Marie, along with the cast of Total Divas appeared on MizTV on the July 22 episode of Raw , where she slapped Jerry Lawler , claiming to make a name for herself and establishing herself as a heel in the process. She emerged victorious via pinfall and countout, respectively, following distractions by Paige. On November 9, after a month of inactivity, Eva Marie wrote on her Instagram account that she was recovering from an injury. Following a hiatus from live television and after being drafted to SmackDown as part of the WWE draft on July 19,  Eva Marie made her first appearance for the brand on July 26, where she debuted a new long introductory entrance while confronting the brand female talents, re-establishing herself as a heel.
We spoke to the fiery redhead all about what this season has in store for her, her Mexican heritage, favorite beauty products and more. Depending on the day, I might be catching a flight, going to show, but no matter what when I wake up I got to get a workout in. It kind of centers me and gets me going for the day. For me it really is beneficial just because I kind of like every day is different.
Every wrestling promotion in the world needs some Latin flavor, a little something to zest up the roster. Latinas are feisty and passionate about what they do — the vast majority are incredibly beautiful too. All of this combined make one hell of a combination — an amazing package to bring to the wrestling scene. They have the skills to pay the bills, but look gorgeous doing it — just what the promotions and us fans want from a wrestling female.