Austin James Highly is an American professional wrestler currently signed to IMPACT Wrestling under the ring name Ace Austin, and is a former IMPACT X Division Champion. He began his career in Combat Zone Wrestling after graduating from the CZW Dojo wrestling school and has also competed for various promotions throughout the United States and Mexico including Major League Wrestling, Tommy Dreamer's House of Hardcore, Florida-based World Xtreme Wrestling, Michigan-based Pure Pro Wrestling and Mexico's Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide (AAA).

In wrestling[]

  • Finishing moves
    • The Fold (Running flipping neckbreaker)
  • Signature moves
    • Ace's High (Arm trap suplex neckbreaker)
    • Armbar
    • Bangarama (Lifting front headlock transitioned into falling inverted DDT)
    • Basement dropkick
    • Corskscrew senton
    • House of Cards (Head trap stomp)
    • Hurricanrana
    • Inverted frog splash
    • Jumping knee strike
    • Multiple kick types
      • Chest kick
      • Enziguri
      • Listo kick
      • Running 540° kick
      • Slingshot roundhouse kick
      • Spinning wheel kick
    • Space Flying Tiger Drop / Fosbury Flop (Backflip tope con hilo)
    • Springboard guillotine leg drop
    • Springboard kick
  • Nicknames
    • "The Ace of Spades"
    • "The Inevitable"
    • "The One True Ace"
  • Managers
  • Entrance themes
    • Independent circuit
      • "Game of Thrones" by Japaeti
      • "Ace of Spades" by Motörhead
      • "Kill the Lights" by Ryan Adams & the Cardinals
      • "Amped Adapter" by Marc Robillard
      • "Pumped to Win" by Oliver Spink & Christopher White
    • Combat Zone Wrestling
      • "Game of Thrones" by Japaeti
      • "Ace of Spades" by Motörhead
    • IMPACT Wrestling
      • "Octane High" by Chris Goulstone & David Knott
      • "Magic" by James Fulop & James Rand
      • "Material World" by Andrew MacDonald & Bryan New
      • "Pumped to Win" by Oliver Spink & Christopher White

Championships and accomplishments[]