WWE announced that Hector Garza Jr and Shane Strickland have signed with WWE and are already reporting to the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida. The two are joined by Kushida, who was signed earlier this month and already made his NXT debut.
Garza Jr is 26 years old and is the nephew of former WWE/WCW/TNA star Hector Garza and cousin of WWE’s Humberto Carrillo. He made his pro wrestling debut in 2008 and wrestled for Lucha Libre AAA, Impact Wrestling, and in the independent scene.
Shane Strickland, the Washington native, made his wrestling debut in 2011 and has a lot of experience, wrestling for Combat Zone Wrestling, Lucha Underground, EVOLVE, Major League Wrestling, and other indie promotions. He is a former Lucha Underground Trios title holder and MLW heavyweight champion.