Maryse then began feuding with Mickie James after she cost James a number one contender's battle royal, which was eventually won by Kelly Kelly, by spraying hairspray in her eyes.The following week, Maryse lost a championship match against Kelly by disqualification, meaning the championship did not change hands, and won a subsequent rematch by pinfall two weeks later on June 8.When Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW) opened in mid-2007, Ouellet was transferred to the new developmental facility, and on September 25, she made her FCW debut as the valet of Ryan O'Reilly along with Lacey Von Erich. , Ouellet, known as simply Maryse, was shown on the Titan Tron welcoming the Montreal viewers in French to the season premiere of Smack Down! Maryse made her first official televised appearance on the May 21, 2007 episode of Raw to present American rapper Timbaland's new music video for the single "Throw It on Me", in which she had appeared. , Smack Down General Manager Vickie Guerrero announced the creation of the WWE Divas Championship, and that same night the Divas competed in a Golden Dreams match to qualify for the championship match at The Great American Bash, which was won by Natalya.
; née Ouellet; born January 21, 1983) is a Canadian actress, businesswoman, glamour model, professional wrestling manager, and professional wrestler currently signed to WWE under the ring name Maryse, where she is a former two-time Divas Champion, performing on the Smack Down brand as a wrestler and the manager of her real-life husband The Miz.
After spending years modeling, including winning Miss Hawaiian Tropic Canada in 2003, Ouellet was hired by the professional wrestling promotion WWE in August 2006, after she participated in the WWE Diva Search competition.
The following week, Smack Down General Manager Daniel Bryan announced a rematch for the title due Maryse's interference at Backlash.
On September 20, Maryse tried again to help Miz spraying Ziggler's eyes, but was caught by the referee, who banned her from ringside before Miz retaining the title by spraying Ziggler's eyes while the referee was distracted.
She made the final cut and was one of the top eight contestants, but was the second person eliminated on July 24.
Despite her elimination, she was invited to observe workouts and the training facility at WWE's developmental territory, Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW), along with Brooke Adams.
She suffered a minor broken nose after receiving a bulldog from Maria in August 2008.
After a month-long absence, Maryse returned at Survivor Series pay-per-view event in November, participating in a five-on-five Divas elimination tag team match, eliminating Kelly Kelly, Mickie James and Candice Michelle; Maryse was the sole survivor of her team, but was ultimately eliminated by Beth Phoenix.
It was later announced that the injury was not major, and therefore only missed a few weeks action.
On April 5, Maryse competed in a 25-Diva Miss Wrestle Mania battle royal at Wrestle Mania XXV, but she was eliminated by Beth Phoenix and the match was won by Santina Marella (Santino Marella dressed in drag).
Followed a hiatus due to the shoot of a WWE film, Maryse returned to WWE television on the June 27 episode of Raw, where she helped Miz to retain his title against Kane after she faked an ankle injury.