Ivelisse Milagro Vélez is a Puerto Rican professional wrestler under the ring name Ivelisse, where she once held the Lucha Underground Trios Championship, with Son of Havoc and Angélico. Vélez also works in the independent circuit, most notably for Shine Wrestling, where she is the current three-time Shine Champion, and a former one-time Shine Tag Team Champion. In 2011, Vélez appeared on WWE Tough Enough, a reality show produced by WWE. She didn't win, but the promotion signed her to a developmental contract. Between 2011 and 2012 Vélez worked under the ring name Sofia Cortez in WWE's developmental territory Florida Championship Wrestling as well as NXT.
|Birth name:||Ivelisse Milagro Vélez|
|Born:||September 21, 1987, Ponce, Puerto Rico|
|Residence:||Tampa, Florida, United States|
|Ring name(s):||Ivelisse, Ivelisse Vélez, Juliet, Juliette, Sexy Juliette, Sofia Cortez|
|Billed from:||Chicago, Illinois, Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico|
|Trained by:||Carlos Colón, Sr, Quique Cruz, Savio Vega, Steve "Boz" Boniak|
|IMDb:||Ivelisse Vélez's IMDb|
About Ivelisse Velez
Professional wrestler known for being a two-time Pro Championship Wrestling Women's Champion and a three-time VWAA Women's Championship. She first gained notoriety on the wrestling reality show WWE Tough Enough.
She made her debut in an FCW tag team match under the ring name Sofia Cortez.
Her appearance on WWE Tough Enough was cut short due to a severe leg injury.
Her father Luiz went missing in 2013 but was later found.
She defeated Angelina Love at Shine 8 in March 2013.
Information related to Ivelisse Vélez
- Professional wrestling in Puerto Rico - Professional wrestling in Puerto Rico has been considered one of the most popular forms of entertainment in Puerto Rico for more than fifty years.
- Puerto Rican female professional wrestlers
- Tough Enough contestants
- Sportspeople from Ponce, Puerto Rico
- American female professional wrestlers
- Professional wrestling managers and valets