WWE announced the news on Thursday morning via ESPN.
Shortly after the news broke, Paul Heyman took to Twitter to congratulate Young. It looks like he wasn't alone in his sentiments for the longtime WWE broadcast team member, as several other WWE talents and personality commented on the topic on social media on Thursday.
See what Renee Young herself had to say about the big news by clicking here.
Check out comments from Stephanie McMahon, Corey Graves, JBL, Natalya and Brian Myers about Renee Young's RAW commentary announcement below.
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Congrats to @ReneeYoungWWE on this wonderful achievement-commentary on @WWE Raw! Well deserved and I am so happy for you!!!! You deserve this and will do an outstanding job! Can’t wait to watch and listen. https://t.co/SQA4dC0aei— John Layfield (@JCLayfield) August 9, 2018
. @ReneeYoungWWE is ridiculously good at her job. Congrats!— Brian Myers (@TheCurtHawkins) August 9, 2018