In her fight to get into the TUF house, Baszler faced Colleen Schneider and won via an armbar submission in the first round.
After they won, she helped cut a celebratory promo, where they described her addition to the team as "[finding] our Ringo".
She made her televised debut by attacking Kairi Sane on December 27, and her televised in-ring debut on the episode aired January 10, 2018, defeating Dakota Kai by referee stoppage.
Baszler lost to Peña after tapping out due to a rear naked choke in the second round.
On March 1, 2015 at Ring of Honor's 13th Anniversary Show, Baszler accompanied re DRagon to the ring for their ROH World Tag Team Championship defense.
In an audio interview with Jordan Breen on the Sherdog Radio Network, she dubbed the submission, which she created in training, as the "Shwing." Baszler was signed in 2013 by the UFC to participate as a part of the reality television series The Ultimate Fighter under Ronda Rousey, she also had beside the series two professional bouts (0-2) there.
She was granted her release by the UFC in 2015 and started her wrestling career the same year, again trained by Josh Barnett.
Shayna Andrea Baszler (born August 8, 1980) is an American professional wrestler and former mixed martial artist, currently signed to WWE where she performs on developmental territory, NXT.
She was signed in 2017 and is the current NXT Women's Champion in her second reign, the first woman to hold it more than once.
Baszler was born and raised in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the daughter of Skip and Margaret Baszler.