By peoplestaff225
Updated July 14, 2008 05:00 AM

Update: Ashley’s request has been granted by the World Wrestling Entertainment as of Wednesday, July 9th.

Originally posted July 6: Former Survivor contestant Ashley Massaro has asked for an early release from the World Wrestling Entertainment so that she may care for her 7-year-old daughter. In her latest blog entry, the 29-year-old stated that she found out that her daughter is "not well" and that she "can’t be on the road with WWE when my own flesh and blood needs me." No further information is known but Ashley, a single parent, also shared that,

Ashley joined the WWE in 2005 when she was the winner of the RAW Diva Search for that year.

Source: Ashley’s MySpace Page; Photo by Jemal Countess/WireImage.