Eric Young Biography: Age, Height, Achievements, Facts & Net Worth

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Jeremy Fritz, popularly known by his ring name Eric Young, is a Canadian professional wrestler, currently working with World Wrestling Entertainment on the Raw brand. Fritz stared his wrestling career in 1998 after being trained with wrestler Waldo Von Erich in Cambridge, Ontario.  After his training was complete, Young began working on the independent circuit. Fritz made his debut on TNA in 2004 where he became World Heavyweight Champion, X Division Champion and World Tag Team Champion.

Young won 11 championships during his career in TNA, and is considered a “TNA Original”. He is also one of only five men to win TNA’s Grand Slam Championship. From 2004 to 2016, Young made several storylines and feuded with many superstars.

Young signed a contract with World Wrestling Entertainment in 2016, and was assigned to its developmental territory NXT where he became a one-time NXT Tag Team Champion with Alexander Wolfe.

EARLY LIFE

Jeremy Fritz was born on December 15, 1979 in Florence, Ontario, Canada. Soon after he completed his graduation, Frtiz decided to devote his full time in to wrestling and began training with wrestler Waldo Von Erich in Cambridge, Ontario.To raise his income in the beginning, he had to work at pizza parlour, manufacturing brass horse harnesses and sand casting.

PERSONAL LIFE

Jeremy Fritz resides in  Nashville, Tennessee, United States. He had once married ODB as Jessica Nora Kresa on-camera, however there is no confirmation about them being a couple on off-camera.

PROFESSIONAL LIFE

Jeremy Fritz began his professional wrestling career in 1998 when he took the training from with veteran wrestler Waldo Von Erich in Cambridge, Ontario. Soon after his training, he made his debut against his friend “Suicide” Sean Ball. He also took supplementary training from Scott D’Amore and Chris Kanyon and then started performing on Independent wrestling platforms. In 2007, Eric won the APWF Light Heavyweight Championship defeating former four-time NWA World Light Heavyweight Champion “Luscious” Rocky Reynolds in Oil City, Pennsylvania.

Young joined Totak Non-Stop Action Wrestling in 2004 as a part of Team Canada. In the same year, he teamed up with Bobby Roode to defeat  Christopher Daniels and “Cowboy” James Storm for the NWA World Tag Team Championship. From 2004 to 2016, Young held several titles around his waist where he was a one-time TNA World Heavyweight Champion, one-time X Division Champion, a three-time Legends/Global/Television/King of the Mountain Champion, and a four-time world tag team champion, having held the NWA World Tag Team Championship twice with Bobby Roode, the TNA World Tag Team Championship twice once with Kaz, and once as a member of The Band with Kevin Nash and Scott Hall (under the Freebird Rule). He enlisted himself as the only male to win the TNA Knockouts Tag Team Championship, with female wrestler ODB.

In 2016, Young signed a contract with World Wrestling Entertainment in 2016, and was assigned to its developmental territory NXT where he made an alliance with Alexander Wolfe, Sawyer Fulton and Nikki Cross as a group named as Sanity. Wolfe and Young defeated The Authors of Pain for the NXT Tag Team Championship.

After making the WWE main roster debut, Sanity feuded and took a win over The New Day in a Tables match. At Survivor Series 2018, Sanity (Eric Young and Killian Dain) was part of Team Smackdown where they defeated Team Raw.

In 2019, Eric Young was drafted to Raw during the WWE Superstar Shake-up, without his Sanity teammates. Young made his video game debut as a playable character in  TNA IMPACT!, WWE 2K18, and WWE 2K19.

HONORS

Ranked No. 19 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2014

ACHIEVEMENTS

Young is a one-time ACW Heavyweight ChampionYoung is a one-time APWF Cruiserweight Champion
Young is a one-time FWE Heavyweight Champion
Young is a two-time FSPW Independent Champion
Young is a one-time IWF Heavyweight Champion
Young is a one-time Memphis Southern Tag Team Champion with Johnny Devine
Young is a one-time NSP Independent Champion
Young is a two-time NWA World Tag Team Champion with Bobby Roode
Young is a three-time TNA Legends/Global/Television/King of the Mountain Champion
Young is a one-time TNA Knockouts Tag Team Champion with ODB
Young is a one-time TNA World Beer Drinking Champion
Young is a two-time TNA World Tag Team Champion with Kaz (1) and Kevin Nash and Scott Hall (1)
Young is a one-time TNA World Heavyweight Champion
Young is a one-time TNA X Division Champion
Young won TNA Turkey Bowl (2011, 2012)
Young won TNA World Cup of Wrestling (2014)
Young won King of the Mountain (2016)
Young is the Seventh TNA Triple Crown Champion
Young is the Fourth TNA Grand Slam ChampionYoung is a one-time XWC World Heavyweight Champion

Young is a one-time NXT Tag Team Champion with Alexander Wolfe
Young won NXT Year-End Award (1 time)
Tag Team of the Year (2017) – with Alexander Wolfe and Killain Dain

PHYSICAL MEASUREMENTS

HEIGHT: 180 cm
WEIGHT: 105 kg = 232 lbs
EYE COLOR: Dark Brown
HAIR COLOR: Dark Brown

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Full Name: Jeremy Fritz
Age: 40 years
Date of Birth: December 15, 1979
Hometown: Florence, Ontario, Canada
Zodiac: Sagittarius
Religion: American

EDUCATION:

School:  Unknown

FAVORITE CELEBRITIES

Favorite wrestler: Shawn  Michaels & Bret Hart
Favorite actor: Tom Hardy
Favorite actress: Angelina Jolie
Hobbies: Wrestling, gymming, watching movies, playing video games
Favorite Food: Steak, Fast food
Dream Holiday Destination: Alaska
Favorite Color: Black and Red

NET WORTH

$1 Million estimated

CONTROVERSY

Not having a controversial career until now

SOCIAL MEDIA PROFILES

Facebook:  Not an official Facebook account
Twitter:   https://twitter.com/TheEricYoung
Instagram: Not an official Insta handle.


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