Trevor Lee Caddell is a 27-year-old professional wrestler from Cameron, North Carolina. He wrestles for the WWE and performs on NXT under the ring name, Cameron Grimes.
Caddell started his wrestling career in 2014 working for various independent wrestling promotions under the ring name, Trevor Lee. He was trained by WWE Superstars Matt and Jeff Hardy.
Caddell Wrestles on Independent Circuit
Caddell started with the promotion CWF-Mid Atlantic in North Carolina. He then made his debut for Pro Wrestling Guerrilla in March ’14, at Mystery Vortex II where he lost to Andrew Everett in a three-way match also involving Cedric Alexander. But Caddell received a big push in Pro Wrestling Guerrilla and defeated the top names in PWG including Kevin Steen (Kevin Owens), Chris Hero and Adam Cole. In February 2015, he had his first shot at the PWG World Championship against Roderick Strong but failed to capture the title.
Caddell teamed with Andrew Everett a few months later and won the 2015 DDT4 tournament defeating the Beaver Boys in the finals to win the PWG World Tag Team Championship. They lost the titles the following month to the Young Bucks.
From 2014 to 2019, Caddell also wrestled for other independent companies including OMEGA championship wrestling, Total Nonstop Action Wrestling and Impact Wrestling.
Caddell Signs WWE Contract
Caddell signed with WWE in January 2019 and was assigned to the company’s NXT brand. He began working at the Performance Center in February and in June, he changed his ring name to Cameron Grimes.
As Cameron Grimes, Caddell made his television debut in July 2019 at the NXT Breakout Tournament where he defeated Isaiah Scott in the first round. In the next round, he defeated Bronson Reed to advance to the final round. He faced Jordan Myles (ACH) in the tournament’s final round but was defeated.
In the fall of 2019, Grimes had a winning streak defeating opponents including Raul Mendoza and Boa. He began feuding with Kushida when he attacked him backstage after Kushida beat him. Grimes issued a challenge to NXT North American Champion Keith Lee in February 2020 but was unsuccessful the following month.
At NXT TakeOver: XXX, Grimes defeated Velveteen Dream and Kushida to qualify for the NXT North American Championship ladder match at NXT Takeover XXX. At the event, Grimes was unsuccessful at capturing the title.
Birth name: Trevor Lee Caddell
Born: September 30, 1993, Cameron, North Carolina, USA
Height: 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight: 220 lb (100 kg)
Ring Name(s): Cameron Grimes, Trevor Lee
Current Roster: WWE NXT
Finishing move(s): Orange Crush, Small Package Driver, Cave-In/Caveman Stomp
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Career Championships and Accomplishments
- All American Wrestling
- AAW Heritage Championship (1 time)
- AAW Tag Team Championship (1 time)
- Carolina Wrestling Federation Mid-Atlantic
- CWF Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
- CWF Mid-Atlantic Rising Generation League Championship (1 time)
- CWF Mid-Atlantic Tag Team Championship (1 time)
- CWF Mid-Atlantic Television Championship (2 times)
- PWI Ultra J Championship (1 time)
- CWF Annual Rumble (2017)
- Kernodle Brothers Tag Team Tournament (2018)
- OMEGA Championship Wrestling
- OMEGA Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
- Pro Wrestling Guerrilla
- PWG World Tag Team Championship (1 time)
- DDT4 (2015)
- Total Nonstop Action Wrestling / Impact Wrestling
- TNA / Impact X Division Championship (3 times)
- TNA World Tag Team Championship (1 time)