Jessika Carr Leaving NXT For SmackDown

WWE NXT referee Jessika Carr is heading to SmackDown, beginning with this week’s episode on FOX.

Tommaso Ciampa called her to the ring after last night’s episode of NXT to wish her well. He also led the crowd in a “Thank You Jess” chant. You can view the exclusive footage embedded in the player above.

Carr is WWE’s first full-time female referee. She signed with the company in May 2017.