Deville went to Seneca High School in Tabernacle; New Jersey and she began training in mixed martial arts at the age of 17. Deville made her debut in the year 2015, she was one of the thirteen finalists for the sixth season of the WWE competition Tough Enough. Deville made her in-ring debut in 2015 during a live event against Nia Jax, where she received a defeat.
- Sonya Deville NXT
Sonya Deville NXT
In the year 2016, Berenato made her first televised appearance and in-ring debut in the NXT, where she battled in a six-woman tag team match along with Mandy Rose, and Alexa Bliss, where she lost Carmella, Liv Morgan, and Nikki Glencross. In the 2017 episode of NXT, she was participating in a number one contender's battle royal for Asuka's NXT Women's Championship, she was defeated by Peyton Royce and Billie Kay. After her losses, she won against Lacey Evans, Rachel Evers, Jenna Van Bemel, and Zeda. Deville was victorious in the December 6 episode of NXT, where Deville and Ruby Riot faced off in a no holds barred match.
The Jersey Devil
131 lbs. (59 kg)
Place of Birth
Shamong Township, New Jersey, USA
Square Up Kick and Triangle armbar
WWE's first openly lesbian performer.
- Ankle lock
- Body scissors
- Clothesline (sometimes to an oncoming opponent)
- Double leg takedown (sometimes to an oncoming opponent)
- Gutwrench suplex
- Kimura lock
- shoot kicks
- boxing punches
- sliding knee strike (to the back of a seated, midsection of a kneeling or leg of an opponent)
- Striking spear (sometimes to an oncoming opponent)
- Superman punch.