Growing up, Mc Cool was an avid wrestling fan, going as far as knowing how to do Ric Flair's signature maneuver, the figure-four leglock, by age seven.
Before and during high school, Mc Cool played softball, basketball and volleyball.
She made her debut on that November; she played a fitness trainer character, which made sense considering she was a fitness trainer in real life.
Mc Cool didn’t make her in-ring debut, however, for another four months.
Here’s everything you need to know about Michelle Mc Cool and her relationship with The Undertaker.
Though Michelle Mc Cool grew up watching professional wrestling, she did not immediately enter the industry, as she first spent several years working as a school teacher.
She was born Michelle Leigh Mc Cool on 25 January 1980 in Palatka, Florida, USA.Mc Cool originally worked as a middle school teacher in Palatka, Florida.She joined WWE in 2004 after participating in the 2004 WWE Diva Search. James and Idol Stevens, collectively known as the Teacher's Pets, in 2006 after changing her on-screen character to that of a teacher.She was also a personal trainer for gymnastics, kickboxing and once participated in the National Physique fitness contest.At the age of 24 in mid 2004, contested for Raw Diva Search and reached the final but was placed 7th on 16 August 2004.