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Posts Tagged ‘Jimmy Karryt’

Jimmy Karryt is on his way to IWAU.

Posted by flairwhoooooo on March 9, 2012

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NWA Board of Directors grant Tony Kozina a shot at Craig Classic’s NWA World Junior Heavyweight Title

Posted by flairwhoooooo on June 6, 2011

National Wrestling Alliance- Midwest
St.Louis, MO.

Two days after a May 28th victory in Streator, IL. over Shank Barzini and Jimmy Karryt to become number one contender to the NWA Midwest X Championship, currently held by Oliver Cain, Tony Kozina got the news he had been waiting for since February.

The NWA Board Of Directors had reviewed his appeal of the Feb. 4-5 weekend and granted him another match against NWA World Junior Heavyweight Champion, Craig Classic.

“In regards to the disputed dates of Feb. 4th and Feb. 5th, the NWA Board Of Directors finds the following.

DISPUTE OF FEB. 4th: Craig Classic misses flight due to weather. Planned championship match between Tony Kozina and Craig Classic is canceled.

CONCLUSION: Contract states that the terms of this agreement are void in the event of an “act of God”. Mr. Classic was delayed in New Jersey on Feb. 4th, due to weather. Therefore, on grounds of “act of God” this rematch request is denied.

DISPUTE OF FEB. 5th: Kozina is pinned, but has foot visibly on ropes. Referee doesn’t see this and counts to three. Referee is made aware of the situation by Kozina, but stands by his decision, and awards the match to Craig Classic via pinfall.

CONCLUSION: After reviewing the footage, the claims are found valid, therefore the NWA Board Of Directors grant a championship rematch of Tony Kozina and Craig Classic for the NWA World Junior Heavyweight Championship.”

When asked about the Midwest X title, Kozina politely answered “Let me say that I’ve had my eye on the NWA Midwest X title since I moved to St.Louis. But it was always as a stepping stone to getting the World Junior title back. That’s been my goal from day one. I’m certain Oliver Cain has no shortage of hungry contenders. I’m going to start making the calls to secure a date and a city for the world title match and then it’s back to training harder than ever before, so there’s no point in looking at the X title right now.”

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PWE photo recap from 11-13-2010 Part 2 Eugene & Mississippi Madman vs. “The Future” Donovan Ruddick & Mean Mason Beck

Posted by flairwhoooooo on December 3, 2010

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The Future Donovan Ruddick & Mean Mason Beck pinned Eugene Dinsmore & Mississippi Madman



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Pro Wrestling Epic photo recap from 11-13-2010 Part 1

Posted by flairwhoooooo on November 30, 2010

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The PWE Champion the Mississippi Madman and Eugene hopes to sweep the floor with Mason Beck and Donovan Ruddick later on in the night.

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Mason Beck and Donovan Ruddick Are very intimidating.

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Chris Logan had Jimmy Karryt REELING (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Jimmy Karryt gets a big win off a fellow young up and comer. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

 

Jimmy Karryt pinned Chris Logan

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Da Cobra (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)
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Ta'Kie does his best crane impersonation. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley) (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Da Cobra makes quick work of Ta’Kie (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

DaCobra pinned Ta’Kie

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Graves lands a power punch on the Dixieland Destroyer. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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The Dixieland Destroyer is a beast. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Splash from hell. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

Dixieland Destroyer pinned Brandon Graves

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Mephisto and Kurt Styles challanges for the PWE Tag Team Championship. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Watch your backs the PWE Champions Dead Sexy is on the attack while their friends Blake Steel and Melody are at ringside. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Styles and Mephisto were ready! (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Kurt Styles uses Mephisto as a launching pad onto the Champions. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Aaron Mathews tries to slow down the momentum of the challengers. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Double team from Dead Sexy. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Dead Sexy will do anything to keep the belts. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Mephisto and Styles for the double team as they go for the Championship! (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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New PWE Tag Team Champions Kurt Styles and Mephisto (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

Mephisto & Kurt Styles pinned Dead Sexy to win the PWE Tag titles

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PWE US Champion Blake Steel vs Brandon Aarons rematch . (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Brandon Aarons tries to earn the back the title. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Brandon Aarons struggles for air. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Blake Steel with a big knee drop. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Blake Steel brings the pain onto the outside. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Melody gives a helping hand. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Could Brandon Aarons get the PWE US Championship back into his hands? (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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A vicious kick from Steel. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Steel pulls out a suplex . (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Knockout !!!!(Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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PWE US Champ Blake Steel pinned Brandon Aarons

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Eric Allen has to be on his toes when he faces Evan Money. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Eric Allen tried to regroup but Evan Money kept up the pace. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Evan Money goes for a quick win against his rival Allen. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Allen moves just in time. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Allen tries to run Money into the turnbuckle. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Money is in trouble. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Allen stretches Money as he tries to make him quit. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

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Eric Allen is proud that he grabbed the tights to steal the win. (Photo Credit Brian Kelley)

Eric Allen pinned Evan Money

Watch for part two of Missouri Wrestling Revival’s coverage of the huge main event that saw PWE Champion the Mississippi Madman team up with Eugene go at it against “The Future” Donovan Riddick and Mason Beck with Mr Late Nite.

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Pro Wrestling Epic Photo Video from the 2010 Balloon Festival in Lincoln Illinois August 28th

Posted by flairwhoooooo on September 21, 2010

Brandon Graves fought Simply Jon Divosi to a no contest
PWE Tag Champs Dead Sexy pinned Brandon Espinosa & Ace Hawkins
Austin Lane pinned Eric Wayne
Knight Wagner pinned Jason Vendetta
Evan Money pinned Eric Allen
Bloody Harker Dirge pinned Mephisto
PWE US Champ Blake Steel pinned Jimmy Karryt
Mississippi Madman beat The Future Donovan Ruddick with Mr Late Nite by DQ to win the PWE Heavyweight title

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Missouri Wrestling Revival to debut in Olney for IWAU Free show on Wednesdays.

Posted by flairwhoooooo on September 14, 2010

Wrestling fans if you have not heard you can check out FREE shows in Olney Illinois with IWA Unlimited. The Doors open at 6:00 with the show starting at 7:00

Featuring Christian Rose, “Dynamite” Danny Cannon, Zebracakes (Scotty Hostass & Austin Advent), Scott “the Rookie” Parker, “Homicidal” Steven Davis, Donovan Cain, Damien Thorne, Markus Crane, Joey O’Riley, D.A. Morrison, Kentucky Buffet (“Original Recipe” Matt Cage & “Extra Crispy” Alex Castle), the “Fabulous One” Jason V, Canadian Kidd Tony Flood, Brandon Espinosa, Sean Chambers, Referee Switzer, the “Intimidator” Josh Totten, Jimmy Karryt, and Jay Spade.

I am going to school in St Louis for the next few weeks and hope to make my first look at this exciting promotion . I hope to see you there !!!

Knights of Columbus
531 S Whittle Ave, Olney IL, 62450

IWA U will have a paid show this weekend that you will not want to miss where Champion Christian Rose defends the title against Scott “The Rookie” Parker plus Alex Castle , Scotty Hostass, Donovan Cain and Joey O’Riley.

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MWR celebrates 1,000 POST with appreciation to you all plus Josh Ray’s MWR Supporting Roles All-Star Team

Posted by flairwhoooooo on August 30, 2010

By Brian Kelley
Owner and Editor of MWR

Helloooo wrestling fans as the great Bill Kersten would say. I am thrilled that today we are celebrating our 1,000 post here at Missouri Wrestling Revival. Throughout the past two and half years you have been able to come to MWR site to check out upcoming shows, interviews and stories of the top stars of not only the Midwest but around the world.

MWR started out simple enough from one of my best friends Josh Ray who had the dream to bring attention to wrestling in the Midwest. He worked hard to get the site going and along with myself and Kari Williams the site was off and running.

Thankfully we had a good friend Peter Hahn whos sister Rachel, is a wonderful graphic artist that came up with the logo that has became the face of MWR.

I have been so busy getting ready for school, preparing for my sons school year and other projects that I have yet to unveil some great new logo’s from our good friends at Awesome bomb radio so no time is better than the start of a new thousand. Adult MWR fans take a chance to check out the Awesome Bomb Radio for some wild and crazy interviews with some of the top wrestlers in the game today.

Everyone at MWR has worked hard to be respectful and polite to each promotion, wrestler and fans that we have gone across.

I have a strong belief that to be successful that no one can do it alone. In the history of MWR there have been some wonderful supporters of the site that is vital to MWR’S place in wrestling today. I am going to attempt to thank everyone that has made MWR possible. At every promotion we have worked with there has been not only promoter, wrestlers but also referees, ring announcer, security, video crew and fans that I have nothing but love and respect for. Several have become close friends, while others I have not seen in a long time, though time has past by and we may have not seen each other this post is still for you.

1) The Fans: I hope that you have found MWR a place that you come to enjoy. You are the most important piece to the puzzle to making a show a success. At times we are very busy at a show but I want you to know that I thank you for clicking on the site and we are always excited to get to meet you. Your support for the hard working men and women of the sport keeps the hope alive for pro wrestlers to live their dream. If you have not checked out a local show near you I urge you to check out a promotion soon.

We have made many Friends thanks to the MWR site. Drew and Gary are two great guys that I met at local shows, they knew us from the work we do thanks to MWR. During the Wrestling Legends on tour the three of us got to pose with some of the top wrestling stars ever in the sport. These are just two of the many fans that we are proud to call our friends.

2) The Promoters: These guys are judged, hated and sometimes forgotten. It takes a special person to risk there money and spend their time to run a show. The cold hard fact is that it is a LOT of work to be one and at times luck to be successful in this profession. Without them doing the ground work a show never gets off the ground. They have opened their doors to us and I hope they know we have been honored to try our best to get the word out about the dates of their show.

3) The Wrestlers, managers and referees: Call it a sport or call it entertainment, one can not deny that it takes true talent to make a show a success..

During the years I have been all around the Midwest checking out shows in the big cities and the small towns and I can say that I have no doubt that there is no athletes that cares more for their fans that the wrestlers.

We have been at a few shows that have had less than 30 people, that did not stop the wrestlers from going out there and giving it their all, then took the time to come meet the fans.

I watched time and time where they have took that extra moment to talk, pose for pictures and sign autographs to the kids of all ages and thanking them for their hard earn money to watch them do what they love.

There have been many shows where the wrestlers have donated their time and skills with no pay to support a fundraiser for a local family or school.

No matter what state we are in, or the three letters of the promotions every wrestles have the same goal and that is to entertain you with the best of their abilities.

This past weekend I was in Lincoln Illinois for the Arts and Balloon Festival where the a huge crowd witness some exciting wrestling action. One of the many talented wrestlers in the Midwest today, Knight Wagner asked if he could do a promo commemorating the moment that so many fans had a chance to see what wrestling was like in our area.

I was honored by the kind words that he said in the promo for our website in hopes that you the fans will check us out to find out where you can see the next wrestling show in your area. I want to share with you the words of Knight Wagner.

To be honest there have been many such compliments given to the MWR family from many many wrestlers that understand that this site is built for the fans, the promoters and wrestlers themselves.
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It has been a pleasure to work each and every one of you. I have seen some of the craziest, weirdest and breathtaking matches ever in the past two plus years at MWR. The love that you have for wrestling is only equaled by the desire to give the fans their money’s worth. MWR could not be as successful or fun without your cooperation

4) Dubray Tallman: The old saying is behind every successful man is a good women. Thankfully I have Dubray to help support me while we drive the six hours roundtrip for many shows. There is no group of friends that live close enough that we can ride with to make the trip faster or cheaper. In less than a year and half we have made over eighty shows in Missouri, Kansas, Iowa and Illinois. At times the site takes away from what we can do elsewhere or together as it takes time to write and edit everything. Prior to the show Dubray works on one of the most popular articles that we have Dubi meets the fans. Often Dubi Meets the Fans is the among the top post for weeks on end . Dubray I love you.

5) Josh and Sara Ray: The founder of MWR is also one of my best friends. Josh has a great mind and love for the business. If only the two of us lived closer no telling how much more successful MWR would be. They don’t get much better than Josh and Sara

6) Kari Williams: MWR’S number one writer, you have read Kari’s articles from the inception of the site. Young and talented there is no doubt that you will find Kari’s work in a much bigger forum one day. Dubray and I always are thrilled to see Kari and her mother Joan.

7) Matt Murphy: Matt is one of the most underrated wrestling minds today. He has always been willing to give his advice and assistance for the site. In fact I didn’t take his advice early on and paid for it. Lesson learned, listen to Matt Murphy. Seriously Matt was kind enough to have his book showcased here at MWR in a weekly article that many MWR fans loved. If you missed it, there is a link at the top of the page that you can go to do catch up. MWR fans if you have read this article or book PLEASE take the time to review it on Amazon.com here.

8) Greg Anthony – Anthony brings to the site, a fan that is talented enough to excel in the sport today as a wrestler. I am never bored and often surprised to what he has to say in the MWR favorite the Golden Circle. As with Murphy if you have missed any of his articles I urge you take a look at the top of the page and enjoy.

9) Patrick Brandmeyer– As much as I love local professional wrestling, the truth is at times it can be nearly impossible to find out information on the past as well as the current history of the business. I often look to my good friend Patrick Brandmeyer for the what, how and why in the St Louis wrestling market and beyond. If a promotion wants a good source of advertisement then most defiantly contact Brandmeyer to make his way to your show.

10) ST Louis Wrestling Community and the Nose Bleed seats- Many people think that the man known as the Crimefighter and his website the ST Louis Wrestling Community are a competitor of the MWR website. The truth is that I have always enjoyed working with Crimfighter and his colleagues from the Nose Bleed Seats Chris Lee and MOAV5706. I often use the site and their advice for articles that you read here. They have had some great podcast and they are the number one source for all your wrestling in Central Illinois. Check them out here.

11) MWR T-shirts– Nothing brings a smile to my face than seeing a fan or wrestler wear a MWR Shirt. In the four states that we cover we have given away or sold 100’s of our shirts to wonderful people such as yourself. We started out with free drawings during intermission to a lucky fan.

Fans like this wonderful women has been thrilled to catch a MWR T-Shirt from a Midwest Superstar (Photo Credit Mike Van Hoogsraat)

Then one day at PWP I was taken photos when Murder Militia’s #1 Brett Young came to the ring wearing an MWR shirt . That kicked a light bulb in my head, why don’t we have a wrestler wear to ring and unlike the greedy Young who kept his shirt, we have them throw it to a lucky fan. This promotion has been more than a success and I would like to thank all the wrestlers who have worn the shirt in the past in this promotion. The fans I feel have had a lot of fun in catching them . Most recently one fan told me that her daughter was so impressed with catching the t-shirt and having her picture taken with the wrestler(Jimmy Karryt) that she has that picture of her and him as the background picture on their computer. You can not purchase moments as special as that.

Words can not describe how important my friend Nick Ridenour has been this year in working with us to have quality and affordable t-shirts with the small budget we have.

12) MWR Top Draws – A very popular feature at MWR is the art work from MWR’S Dartallion Allen JR. Allen brings to life your favorite stars in a cartoon style. Mwr fans look in the very near future a chance to vote for who you think Allen Jr should draw in the MWR Classic Wrestler Top Draw. Till then take the time to click above to see one of Midwest brightest artist today.

13) MWR Trading Cards– This is my new passion and a set that I take great pride in. A worthy collectable for the fans of MWR, the set features the stars of the Midwest and around the world that we have all come to love or hate. We started off with the MWR award winners for 2008 and 2009, card number one was the 2008 MWR Tag team of the year the Northstar Express Darin Corbin and Ryan Cruz with Pnut, the three who is awesome in promos looked just as good in a trading card.

“The Future” Donovan Ruddick takes the time to pose with young fans that had purchased his MWR Trading Card prior to him autographing the collectable that fans have been clamoring for the past few months.

Since then we have added a who’s who of stars in the Midwest including three people that I am forever grateful who brought worldwide recognition to the set, site and other wrestlers of the series and they are international stars MsChif, Davey Richards and Ring of Honor World Champion Tyler Black.

A big thank you goes out to Alyssa Major for her amazing talent on these cards.

As of press time we have announced Nineteen trading cards and each and every individual brings their own flair and worth to your collection. Look for many other superstars of the ring to grace their presence in the set. In fact I am so excited to name them that I need to stop writing about it.

For a look at these card check out our checklist at the number one site for wrestling trading cards Wrestlingtradingcards.com here.

14) MWR Photographers– People that know me, know that I love photos of wrestling. Often I will go to a website and see results from a show but never know what that person looks like. At MWR you get a chance to put a name with a face in an exciting fashion

I am blessed to be able to have some of the great photographers in the Midwest at MWR that allow us to use their work and expensive equipment for the site. A very underrated aspect to the scene is a photographer, these hard working professionals are able to capture that moment when your favorite wrestler goes for that high risk move, or the final moment when a wrestler wins the championship. With pictures you capture history.

Mike Van Hoogstraat, Gary Giaffoglione, Bill Smith and Scott Fieldstein are regulars with MWR who donate the pictures for you the fans to enjoy. I love all of these guys for their contribution and friendship.

15) Absolute Wrestling Radio: Amazingly when I wrote this article for 1,000 post I had somehow forgotten to recognize the AWR family. It’s not that they were not worthy or I hadn’t thought of them its just that I thought I had them done. Make no mistake about it that AWR was very crucial to MWR inception to the wrestling world. Based out of St Louis AWR has been a place where fans can listen and call in to talk about the WWE, TNA , local wrestling and MMA.

Mark Bland Matt Kreuger and Andy Echle have been a lot of fun throughout the time that I have known them and have created some of the most memorable moments in MWR history. They have always done a wonderful job getting the word of MWR out to the masses. We look forward to all of your hard wok and friendship.

Promotions

In the past two and half years MWR has covered and worked with each of these promotions in one form or another. I don’t want to thank anyone in particular because of the fear of forgetting anyone. Once again there are many great people that are in each of these promotions who have made a positive impact for the MWR site.

3XWrestling
All American Pro Wrestling
All American Wrestling
Central States Wrestling
Great American Wrestling
High Voltage Wrestling
IWA-Mid-South
Independent Hardcore Wrestling
IWA Productions
Lethal Wrestling Alliance
New Midwest Wrestling
New Breed Wrestling Alliance
NWA Supreme Wrestling
NWA Dynamo Pro Wrestling
Metro East Championship Wrestling
Metro Pro Wrestling
MMWA-SICW
Pro Wrestling Epic
Pro Wrestling Next
Pro Wrestling Phoenix
Pro Wrestling Next
Rampage Championship Wrestling
World League Wrestling

I hope that you check out these promotions live in the very near future.

Thank you MWR Fans and we hope to celebrate 1,500 soon. Till then look for all the exciting developments and happenings in the world of Pro Wrestling in the near future at MWR.

Sincerely,

Brian Kelley
Owner/ Editor of Missouri Wrestling Revival

My good friend Josh Ray and I spoke recently about the celebration of the MWR 1,000 POST. He stated that he had an article he would like to share with you so we started MWR post 1 with Josh Ray so it is only fitting that we end 1,000 with my good friend Josh.

By Josh Ray

Even though I left Missouri Wrestling Revival in the talented hands of Brian Kelley and Kari Williams a year ago to pursue other pro wrestling opportunities, as founder of this website/community I am extremely attached to any of MWR‘s successes and failures. It doesn’t matter whether the ideas came from my own mind or the mind of a friend, because once it is implemented by the site, it becomes part of the family.

As family, career, and life in general have siphoned time from one of my passions, most of my Midwest pro wrestling knowledge comes in spurts from MWR. It is a great site that has helped in more ways than it will ever get credit for, and that is due to a combined effort from contributors to MWR, promoters, wrestlers, behind-the-scenes staff, and of course fans! When Brian and I chatted last week and he informed me that the 1000th post was fast approaching, I wanted to get involved.

A lot is said of a wrestler’s desire and love of the business. Sometimes paid in hot dogs and other time not paid at all, these men and women travel at great physical, emotional, and financial expense because they love to entertain and they strive to improve. Unfortunately, there are other pieces of this puzzle that often go overlooked. These overlooked pieces are evident in those train wrecks that inevitably occur. Great wrestlers can make a great match, but those that work in supporting roles (the overlooked pieces I am referring to) are what make an entire event a success. In fact, those working in these supporting roles can make or break everything from the attendance to the safety at the show.

Those in these supporting roles include the promoter himself/herself, the booker, the referee, ring announcer, managers/valets, sound man/woman, camera crew, photographer, security, bloggers/journalists, and other volunteers. These men and women are no less a part of the wrestling business than the wrestlers themselves, but they often do what they do with little or no fanfare. There is no World Wrestling Entertainment developmental program for most of these roles, and many serving in these capacities are expected to do the work for free to pay their dues and to be a part of the show.

Even WWE legend Shawn Michaels acknowledged many of the great supporting members of WWE during his retirement speech on the March 29, 2010 edition of Monday Night RAW:

This is really gonna sound strange to you guys, but there’s a whole lot of people in those big ‘ol trucks out back, there are these guys here holding the camera, Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, and of course the greatest announcer of all time Jim Ross… but I want to thank all you guys. You guys always made me look better than I ever really was and I so appreciate that.

I want to follow in those great footsteps in this, the 1000th post on Missouri Wrestling Revival, by naming my own MWR “Supporting Roles” All-Star Team. This is by no means definitive and is solely based on my opinion with some input from trusted friends.

Supporting Roles All-Star 1st Team

BookerMatt Murphy
I have talked with Matt numerous times and know his credentials. This would be the guy to go to in order to get the matches lined up… and the first guy I would talk to to straighten out any backstage issues.

Referees –

Brandon Schmidt
Brandon Schmidt

Eric Davis
Eric Davis

Both men work hard and want to continue learning. You’d be hard pressed to find two more competent officials to ref a show.

Ring Announcer –

KL Snow

KL Snow

The man with the green socks has a great voice for ring announcing and is one of the nicest men you’ll meet in and out of the ring. He no longer operates in the area, but is worth the money to bring in.

Video –

Skylar Pierce

Skylar Pierce

This guy shoots and edits wrestling video on a regular basis and continues to improve. Watch 3XW’s Outside the Ring on Youtube to see the progression of his video work.

Camera – Jenny Bessman
3XW’s video team under the guidance of Skylar Pierce is my logical choice, with Jenny getting the by name selection, but without excluding the video talents of Sean Wilkerson. These guys keep the 3XW machine moving in the right direction by continuing their line of DVDs and providing footage for the 3XW web show Outside the Ring.

Security – Brandon “Bubba” Wacholtz
When I put together the MWR show for November 2009, “Bubba” was my first choice for security. Very professional in a security capacity and anyone that says otherwise has probably deserved being removed from a show.

Backstage Photographer –

Michael R. Van Hoogstraat

Michael R. Van Hoogstraat

Many of the great Midwest wrestler photos from backstage that you see on this site and across the Internet come from this man!

Ringside Photographer

Gary Giaffoglione

Gary Giaffoglione

You feel right there in the middle of the action when Gary is at the helm.

Mouthpiece –

Magic Man

Magic Man

I extended the offer to Magic Man a long time ago… whenever I have a video camera he is always welcome to jump in front of it.

Mouthpiece –

Chad Mylan

Chad Mylan

Quite honestly, I mark for very few things in this world… but I mark for Chad Mylan. I am a Mylanite.

Booster –

Chuck Maddox

Chuck Maddox

A genuinely nice guy with a love for professional wrestling that many do not come close to matching. Chuck is the guy you’d want to work with on any marketing plan or budget.

Journalist/Blogger –

Kari Williams

Kari Williams

The resident workhorse at MWR has a career beyond this site that is right around the corner. I am very proud to have met her and often go to her for writing advice.

That is all I have for this, the 1000th post on Missouri Wrestling Revival. Remember, if its worth supporting then support it. If not then run the other way and something better will eventually come along!

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This Saturday join MWR in Lincoln Illinois for PWE. The Mississippi Madman vs. Donovan Ruddick with Mr Late Nite- Start time 5:00

Posted by flairwhoooooo on August 23, 2010

MWR fans you will not want to miss  PWE invade the Lincoln Illinois Arts and Balloon festival this Saturday!

A match that I have been begging for years will finally come to pass when the Mississippi Madman will meet Donovan Ruddick for the vacated PWE title.

This is Godzilla vs. King Kong, Aliens vs. Predator or Hogan vs Andre…This will be a must see match.

What will happen when these two giants meet for the very first time?

Will Ruddicks manager Mr Late Nite be the deciding factor or will the Madman be making the Balloon Festival his house?

I can not wait till Saturday to find out. Lets take a look at this exciting card including newley crowned PWE US Champion Blake Steel in his first title defense.

Main Event

Heritage Wrestling Coalition Champion:

THE FUTURE” DONOVAN RUDDICK

w/MR. LATE NITE

vs

THE MISSISSIPPI MADMAN

For the VACANT Pro Wrestling Epic Championship!

Featured matches include

Pro Wrestling Epic United States Title Match

Champion: Challenger:

“THE APEX” BLAKE STEEL vs “24 K” JIMMY KARRYT

w/MELODY

Also appearing:

Pro Wrestling Epic Tag Team Champions:

“DEAD SEXY”

AARON MATTHEWS/JEFF HARRIS

Plus…

MEPHISTO

KNIGHT WAGNER

GRAVES

BRANDON ESPINOSA

&

More!

*Card subject to change

SATURDAY, AUGUST 28, 2010

LOGAN COUNTY AIRPORT

Airport Rd.

Lincoln, IL

5:00 PM

Gates open at 4:00 PM

FREE ADMISSION!

(Gate admission for the festival is $5 for adults and $1 for kids!)

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TWO BACK TO BACK WEEKENDS OF PWE ACTION IN AUGUST!

Posted by flairwhoooooo on August 11, 2010

TWO SHOWS IN AUGUST!!

August 21st: Waynesville, IL- Waynesville Fall Fling- 4PM
August 28th: Lincoln, IL-Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival- 5PM

Pro Wrestling Epic will host two back to back weekends of wrestling action in the month of August, the first of which will be held on Saturday August, 21st, as we make our debut in Waynesville, IL at the 2010 “Waynesville Fall-Fling“. The show will be held outdoors (Behind the American Legion located at 212 E. Main St. in Waynesville) with a start time of 4PM.

Already signed for August 21 is a Six Man Tag Team Match featuring the PWE United States Champion Brandon Aarons who has recruited not one but two promising talents in Krotch & “24 K” Jimmy Karryt, to take on the man who attacked Aarons last month in his match with Tyler Black, “The Apex” Blake Steel, and his hand picked partners the NEW PWE Tag Team Champions: Aaron Matthews, & Jeff Harris collectively known as “Dead Sexy”.

Others scheduled to appear on August 21 include The Mississippi Madman, Sean Vincent, Mephisto, and more to be announced as the date approaches.

Tickets for this event are just $8 in advance at the Waynesville American Legion, or you may purchase them for just $10 at the door.

Sponsored By: Waynesville Fire Department, & Waynesville American Legion.

The following weekend, on Saturday, August 28th, Pro Wrestling Epic returns to Lincoln, IL for a FREE SHOW as PWE will again be a part of the 2010 Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival.

The main event on August 28 will feature a match for the currently vacant PWE Championship, as the two top challengers for the title go one on one for the first time ever! Current Heritage Wrestling Coalition Champion: “The Future” Donovan Ruddick, along with Mr. Late Nite have issued a challenge, and it has been accepted by the 450 lb Mississippi Madman!

Also on the horizon for August 28 is another anticipated title match as Brandon Aarons puts his United States Championship on the line for the first time against “The Apex” Blake Steel.

Also appearing: Pro Wrestling Epic Tag Team Champions: “Dead Sexy”, and more yet to be announced!

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MWR Trading Card #14 “The Future” Donovan Ruddick

Posted by flairwhoooooo on July 20, 2010

"The Future" Donovan Ruddick (Mike Van Hoogstraat)

BIG, POWERFUL and dominating are three words that describe Donovan Ruddick. No wrestler in the Midwest is more feared than the man called the 6”9 monster.

The former High Voltage Wrestling champion was honored in the 2009 Pro Wrestling Illustrated top 500 wrestlers with great matches with the 2008 MWR wrestler of the Year Jeremy Wyatt, Gary Jay, Rebelucha and Kahagas while being led at times by the Magic Man.

People with power have always gravitated to greatness and that is why when he parted ways with the Magic Man, managers looking to get to the top have quickly “leached” or signed on to lead him to the top of the sport. At MMWA-SICW “The Manager of Champions” Travis Cook just this past month had Ruddick within seconds of defeating Dave Vaughn for the coveted title.

Then shocking developments at Pro Wrestling Epicsaw Ruddick turn on his good friend the Mississippi Madman then aligned himself with up and coming manager Mr. Late Nite. That decision would prove wise for a quick moment when Mr. Late Nite signed an immediate title shot for Ruddick against the HWC Champion Jimmy Karryt. Karryt would show true heart but the odds and the true power of Ruddick would be too much for the young star on that night.

Fans will be looking forward to the clash between the Mississippi Madman and a rematch from the “Wrestling Machine” Dave Vaughn to end the year but you will not have to wait to get your hands on this MWR Card featuring the wrestler many feel that lives up to his name and is the Future of Pro Wrestling. Donovan Ruddick.

#1 The Northstar Express Darin Corbin and Ryan Cruz– 2008 MWR Tag team of the Year.
#2 Mark Sterling– 2009 MWR Wrestler of the Year.
#3 The Hooligans Devin and Mason Cutter -2009 MWR Tag Team of the Year
#4 MsChif– 2009 MWR Female of the Year
#5 Mike Sydal – 2009 PWI Rookie of the Year
#6 Jeremy Wyatt – 2008 MWR Wrestler of the Year. 2008 MWR Match of the Year Michael Strider, 2009 MWR Match of the Year Tyler Cook
#7 Santana G –Seen on TNA
#8 Kahagas – The Tokyo Monster
#9 Mephisto– Hardcore favorite
#10 Tyler Black– Ring of Honor World Champion
#11 Sir Bradley Charles– Trained by Lance Storm
#12 Brandon Espinosa – Multi talented superstar
#13 Dave Vaughn – The Wrestling Machine

For a complete list of Missouri Wrestling Revival trading cards as well as WWE , TNA and Japan sets check out the website Wrestling trading cards.com here.

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