Oct 30, 2009 - by Steve Gerweck
Real name: Melissa Marie Anderson
Weight: 142 lbs.
Date of birth: August 17, 1982
From: Los Angeles, CA
Pro debut: August 17, 1999
Trained by: Christopher Daniels & Robert Thompson
Finishing move: Kudo Driver
– On January 7, 2007, Anderson won Pro Wrestling World-1’s Queen’s Cup tournament.
– On the January 10, 2008 edition of Impact, Anderson made her debut as an unknown woman (later named Raisha Saed) wearing a burkha. She was in Awesome Kong’s corner when Kong defeated Gail Kim to win the TNA Women’s Championship.
– After becoming Alissa Flash, TNA and Anderson parted ways in January 2010.
– On October 2, 2011, Cheerleader Melissa defeated Madison Eagles in Berwyn, Illinois to capture the Shimmer title.
– On November 5, 2011 she made her debut for All Japan Pro Wrestling in Taiwan, teaming with Black Bushi and Dark Dragon in a six person tag team match, where they were defeated by Bushi, Makoto and Último Dragón.
– On February 4, 2012, Flash became River City Wrestling’s first female Triple Crown Champion, when she defeated Rick David for the RCW International Championship.