WWE BUSINESS: WWE unveils the first Next In Line class with 15 college athletes

Posted on 12/09/121 by Colin Vassallo

WWE today unveiled 15 college athletes who will be among the
first to participate in the companys newly formed NIL
(Name, Image & Likeness) program that provides a clear
pathway from collegiate athletics to WWE.

The inaugural Next In Line class includes athletes from 13
universities, seven NCAA conferences and four sports. In
addition to the United States, the class includes
representation from myriad countries spanning from Canada
and Nigeria. The following 15 athletes join Olympic gold
medalist Gable Stevenson in WWEs first-of-its-kind NIL

Carlos Aviles (Track & Field), Haley Cavinder (Basketball),
Hanna Cavinder (Basketball), A.J. Ferrari (Wrestling), Lexi
Gordon (Basketball), Aleeya Hutchins (Track & Field), John
Krahn (Football), Glen Logan (Football), Isaac Odugbesan
(Track & Field), Mason Parris (Wrestling), Masai Russell
(Track & Field), Jon Seaton (Football), Joe Spivak
(Football), Dalton Wagner (Football), and Riley White (Track
& Field).

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