Eric Young

  • Born: 12/15/1979 in Florence, Ontario, Canada
  • Birthname: Jeremy Fritz
  • Height & Weight: 5'11", 232 Ib
Titles Won:
  • TNA World Heavyweight Championship
  • TNA X Division Championship
  • TNA Legends/Global/Television Championship (3 times)
  • Fourth TNA Grand Slam Champion
  • Seventh TNA Triple Crown Champion

He is currently signed to WWE, where he performs on the SmackDown brand under the ring name Eric Young; he is also the leader of the stable Sanity. Young previously competed in WWE’s developmental territory NXT, where he was a former NXT Tag Team Champion.

He is perhaps best known for his 12-year tenure working for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) from 2004 to 2016, where he was a one-time TNA World Heavyweight Champion, one-time X Division Champion, and three-time Legends/Global/Television/King of the Mountain Champion.

Also, 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), and the only male to co-hold the TNA Knockouts Tag Team Championship, winning the title with female wrestler ODB.

He is also one of only five men to win TNA’s Grand Slam Championship. All together, Young won 11 championships during his career in TNA, and is considered a “TNA Original”.

Notable Matches

w/ Robert Roode vs. Christopher Daniels & James Storm on TNA Impact, October 12th 2004

vs. Sheik Abdul Bashir on TNA Impact, November 10th 2008

vs. Hernandez vs Kevin Nash at Bound for Glory 2009

vs. Gunner on Impact Wrestling, May 17th 2011

vs. Magnus on Impact Wrestling, April 10th 2014

Notable Feuds

w/ Team Canada vs. 3Live Kru

vs. Robert Roode

vs. James Storm

w/ World Elite vs. Main Event Mafia

Other Notable Achievements

NWA World Tag Team Championship (2 times) – with Bobby Roode

TNA World Tag Team Championship – with Kevin Nash and Scott Hall

TNA Knockouts Tag Team Championship – with ODB

TNA Turkey Bowl (2011, 2012)

TNA World Cup of Wrestling (2014) – with Bully Ray, Gunner, Eddie Edwards & ODB

TNA World Beer Drinking Championship

APWF Cruiserweight Championship

FWE Heavyweight Championship

FSPW Independent Championship (2 times)

Memphis Southern Tag Team Championship – with Johnny Devine

NSP Independent Championship

XWC World Heavyweight Championship

ACW Heavyweight Championship

IWF Heavyweight Championship