A former WWE referee is now part of IMPACT Wrestling.
Scott Armstrong made his return to the promotion at Friday’s Emergence particular and Mike Johnson of PWInsider has since reported that Armstrong is formally part of IMPACT. Alongside his refereeing duties, Armstrong is serving as a producer behind the scenes.
Armstrong had beforehand been with WWE as a referee and producer from 2006 till he was launched together with a number of others in NXT on January 5, 2022. He was the official for a number of main matches within the firm, together with two WrestleMania fundamental occasions and the fondly-remembered Cash In The Financial institution 2011 fundamental occasion match between John Cena and CM Punk.
Armstrong was additionally the Authority’s crooked referee on WWE TV as Triple H and Stephanie McMahon tried to cease Daniel Bryan from changing into WWE Champion. After he did not cease Bryan from profitable the WWE World Heavyweight Title at WrestleMania XXX, the official was used sporadically to do the Authority’s bidding, first at Survivor Sequence 2014 earlier than a quick return in January 2016 when Sheamus was feuding with Roman Reigns.
Armstrong has labored for IMPACT Wrestling earlier than, serving as a referee, throughout the firm’s early years.