<![CDATA[OHIO CHAMPIONSHIP WRESTLING - News]]>Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:24:33 -0400Weebly<![CDATA[BREAKING NEWS: OCW Set To Return To Wayne County!]]>Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:59:23 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/breaking-news-ocw-set-to-return-to-wayne-countyPicture
Breaking News: OCW was recently approached by individuals in Wayne County Ohio and expressed interest in having the company hold events in their building based on the reputation and caliber of OCW. After a short negotiations process, we have come to terms with said location in Dalton, OH and the date will be Saturday Night, September 30th. The location will be announced in the near future as we approach the date.

​This will be the first time in several years that OCW has held events in Wayne County. We previously had a very long run, spanning many years in Rittman at the Rittman Rec Center.

<![CDATA[Official results from "Appetite 4 Destruction" on June 17th at the OCW Arena in Akron, OH]]>Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:21:55 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/official-results-from-appetite-4-destruction-on-june-17th-at-the-ocw-arena-in-akron-oh- "No Shame" Jimmy Shane def. JaXon Argos in a semi-final match of the #1 contender tournament. Argos attacked Shane after the match injuring his leg.

- "Agent Orange" Juice Jennings def. "Buzzsaw" David Shaw in a semi-final match of the #1 contender tournament.

- Chuck "The Truck" Morris def. "Electric" Jake Ely and Grant Andrews in the SpineBuster University Final Exam to receive a title shot of his choosing. He announced he and Jake Ely would challenge for the Tag Team Championships in Mogadore on July 22nd.

- Pat "The Bruiser" Hickey def. "The Piranha" Joey Rogers when the match was stopped due to injury. Rogers would later be diagnosed with a torn ACL, MCL, and patella tendon. We wish Joey a speedy recovery!

- "Agent Orange" Juice Jennings def. "No Shame" Jimmy Shane via submission (with a big assist from JaXon Argos) in the finals of the #1 contender tournament.

- The Dirty def. The Starr Flyers for the OCW Tag Team Championships

- "Darkstar" Matt Taylor def. "Unchained" Brandon Day to retain the OCW Heavyweight Championship. Taylor will defend his title against Juice Jennings in Mogadore on July 22nd.

*Our next live event will be July 22nd at the Mogadore Summer Festival. THIS IS A FREE EVENT!!! Spread the word and check back for more developments heading into OCW Summerfest 2017!]]>
<![CDATA[APPETITE FOR DESTRUCTION is Just Days Away...]]>Thu, 15 Jun 2017 20:19:07 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/appetite-for-destruction-is-just-days-awayWe are just 2 short days away from APPETITE FOR DESTRUCTION... The action is going to be hot and fast and as always, OCW will not disappoint. 

Already scheduled "Darkstar" Matt Taylor goes one on one with "Unchained" Brandon Day for the OCW Heavyweight Championship.

OCW Tag Team Champions The Starr Flyers will face The Dirty in a Tag Team Title rematch of TRADITION 14.

​In the SBU Exhibition Final Exam... "Electric" Jake Ely, Chuck "The Truck" Morris, and Grant Andrews will square off in a Triple Threat match to declare who is "Head of the Class.

​Finally a one night tournament to establish a new #1 contender to face the winner of Taylor and Day.

​BREAKING NEWS: "The Piranha" Joey Rogers was just signed to appear at A4D.

​PLUS - Come early for the OCW Pregame Tailgate Party starting at 5pm!
<![CDATA[OCW Returns to the Arena on June 14th!!!]]>Thu, 01 Jun 2017 03:40:12 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/ocw-returns-to-the-arena-on-june-14th
As the dust settles from our "Bash at the Babe" event at the at the J. Babe Stearn Center in Canton, OH, we turn our attention to our next event in less than 3 weeks. We will return to the OCW Arena on Saturday Night, June 17th for "Appetite 4 Destruction"!!!

Numerous OCW stars are calling for a shot at "Darkstar" Matt Taylor and the OCW Heavyweight Championship. David Shaw, JaXon Argos, Jimmy Shane, and Juice Jennings have been selected for a 1 night tournament to crown a new #1 Contender at "Appetite 4 Destruction".

​Also The Dirty will execute their rematch clause in a match for the OCW Tag Team Championships. Can the Starr Flyers stay the course and remain the top team in OCW?

​Just announced: There is a shake up in the  SpineBuster University exhibition match series. Due to unforeseen circumstances a prior participant has been expelled from this series. Therefore, the final match is now a 3-way dance between "Electric" Jake Ely, Chuck "The Truck" Morris, and Grant Andrews. Andrews has been showing a lot of attitude around campus, while Ely and Morris have been working very hard to continue to evolve. Who will come out at the "Top of the Class"?

​All of this and a lot more as we enter "Appetite 4 Destruction" on Saturday Night, June 17th at the OCW Arena. Tickets are on sale now!!!

​Join us at Main Street Saloon following the event for the official afterparty with all of your favorite OCW Stars.
<![CDATA[Official Results from "Bash At The Babe" at the J. Babe Community Center in Canton, OH!]]>Thu, 18 May 2017 16:55:29 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/official-results-from-bash-at-the-babe-at-the-j-babe-community-center-in-canton-oh-Chuck "The Truck" Morris def. "Electric" Jake Ely via submission in a SpineBuster University exhibition match.

-"Unchained" Brandon Day w/ Ripper Blackhart def. Onyx

-Mota Machina def. Grant Andrews in a SpineBuster University exhibition match.

-The Starr Flyers def. Generation Iron and The Cogar Brothers to retain the OCW Tag Team Championships.

-"Agent Orange" Juice Jennings looked to have spoiled Sherman Tank's retirement match when he planted evidence and was awarded the win via DQ. Tim Haverstock, of the J. Babe Stearn Community Center, ordered the match to be restarted as a no DQ match. Sherman Tank scored the pinfall to end his 22 year career with a victory.

​-"Darkstar" Matt Taylor def. "No Shame" Jimmy Shane inside the steel cage to retain the OCW Heavyweight Championship.

*We return to the OCW Arena in Akron on June 17th for our next live event. Stay tuned for details!]]>
<![CDATA[Watch OCW Events On-Demand Now!]]>Wed, 10 May 2017 18:14:58 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/watch-ocw-events-on-demand-now
Now here is your chance to watch previous OCW Events On-Demand. Whether you're checking out a specific event or you are wanting to keep up to date on the happenings of OCW, you have 5 events you can view by clicking on the specific event poster.

​You can rent the content for $10 or for $15 you can buy it and download it on your selected device of choice.

​If you're a person that needs a physical item, you can order OCW DVDs over at the SHOP option of this web site! 
<![CDATA[Bash at the Babe Starts To Take Shape...]]>Wed, 26 Apr 2017 03:56:35 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/bash-at-the-babe-starts-to-take-shape
We are less than 2 weeks away from "Bash At The Babe"!!!

Join us on Saturday May 13th for a pro wrestling fundraiser for the J. Babe Stearn Community Center.
Matches already announced...

*The Starr Flyers defend the OCW Tag Team Championships against The Cogar Brothers and Generation Iron in a triple threat tag team match.

*Sherman Tank faces ​Juice Jennings

***STEEL CAGE MATCH*** (Sponsored by Clifton Steel - Safe Place Solutions)
Ohio Heritage Champion "'No Shame" Jimmy Shane challenges "Darkstar" Matt Taylor for the OCW Heavyweight Championship!!!

The J. Babe Stearn Community Center is located at 2628 13th St. SW, Canton, OH
Tickets are available NOW at the J. Babe Stearn Center front desk and OCWrestling.net

​Following "Bash At The Babe" please join us at the official afterparty at The Canton Brewing Company in downtown Canton!
<![CDATA[Official Results from "TRADITION 14"]]>Wed, 26 Apr 2017 02:54:09 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/official-results-from-tradition-14- Orlando Christopher def. Derek Direction

- Laura Loveless def. Avarice Gloom
- Grant Andrews def. Chuck "The Truck" Morris in a SBU exhibition match

- The Starr Flyers def. The Dirty to win the OCW Tag Team Title Tournament and capture the brand new OCW Tag Team Championships

- "No Shame" Jimmy Shane retained the Ohio Heritage Championship against Joey Rogers and Juice Jennings

- "Unchained" Brandon Day def. Cody Saviors

- *Sherman Tank addressed the crowd about his future in OCW. Just as it sounded like Tank was about to announce him stepping away from in-ring competition, he was interrupted by Juice Jennings. After some heated words, Tank challenged Juice to a match on May 13th at "Bash at The Babe." Juice accepted but then attacked Tank from behind with a steel chair.

- "Electric" Jake Ely def. Moto Machina in a SBU exhibition match

- "Darkstar" Matt Taylor retained the OCW Heavyweight Championship against JaXon Argos

*Following the match, Jimmy Shane interrupted Taylor's celebration and challenged him to an OCW Heavyweight Championship match on May 13th at "Bash at The Babe." Taylor accepted but then our host, Matt Fantone, informed everyone that not only will this match happen in just 3 weeks, it will happen inside a STEEL CAGE!!!


<![CDATA[Tradition 14 - Live in Akron, OH at the OCW Arena!]]>Wed, 05 Apr 2017 02:14:40 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/tradition-14-live-in-akron-oh-at-the-ocw-arena]]><![CDATA[Tradition 14 and Bash at the Babe are Around the Corner...]]>Mon, 20 Mar 2017 06:06:32 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/tradition-14-and-bash-at-the-babe-are-around-the-cornerPicture
OCW officials are busy putting the final touches on two  upcoming events:

TRADITION 14: Saturday Night, April 22nd at the OCW Arena. Already signed:
- "Darkstar" Matt Taylor defends the OCW Heavyweight Championship against JaXon Argos

- "No Shame" Jimmy Shane defends the Ohio Heritage Championship against "The Piranha"  Joey Rogers and "Agent Orange" Juice Jennings in a triple threat match

​- Also due to scheduling conflicts, the OCW Tag Team Title Tournament will conclude at Tradition 14 as The Dirty take on The Starr Flyers. (The teams of Generation Iron and The Cogars will receive an opportunity for a future title match in the near future).

​BASH AT THE BABE: Saturday Night, May 13th at the J. Babe Stearn Community Center in Canton, OH. This will be an event to help raise money for the Community Center. More details about this great event will be released shortly.