<![CDATA[OHIO CHAMPIONSHIP WRESTLING - News]]>Tue, 15 Aug 2017 22:16:30 -0400Weebly<![CDATA[OCW Women's Championship.... Reborn.]]>Wed, 16 Aug 2017 01:21:10 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/ocw-womens-championship-reborn5456225
It has been 5 long years since OCW had a Women's Champion. The first champion was Impact Wrestling's Madison Rayne before she was Madison Rayne. The last champion, "The Death Rey" Sara Del Rey, is currently a trainer at the WWE Peformance Center in Orlando, Florida.

​Well on Saturday Night, August 26th, 1 of the 8 young ladies have the opportunity to place her name next to the previous champions. When you look at the competitors they all have a different look, they all have a different style, and even experience levels. Their diversity is what we sought out for this tournament. We wanted women that everyone could relate to or even idolize  in one way or another.

​One fact remains there is one thing that all 8 women share... and that is they want to walk away as the New OCW Women's Champion and build herself an empire. A new queen will be crowned on Saturday, August 2th at the OCW Arena! 
<![CDATA[Official results from "Clockwork Orange," Saturday August 12, 2017 at the OCW Arena in Akron...]]>Tue, 15 Aug 2017 04:22:26 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/official-results-from-clockwork-orange-saturday-august-12-2017-at-the-ocw-arena-in-akron- Peak of Perfection def. The Starr Flyers to win their Trial By Combat when Brandon Edwards caused a distraction allowing P.O.P. to score the upset win

- "The Black Superman" Onyx def. Grant Andrews

- 1/2 of the OCW Tag Team Champions "Bulletproof" Brandon Edwards def. Crosshairs Kelly
*Following the match, "Flyin" Ryan Burke caught Edwards with a big crossbody off the top to pay him back for his previous interference. It appears the issues between The Dirty and The Starr Flyers are far from over!

-"Electric" Jake Ely def. "The Italian Icon" Gino DeCapo

- The Ohio Heritage Championship match between "No Shame" Jimmy Shane and JaXon Argos was ruled a "No Contest." Tempers boiled over and a ringside brawl erupted that ended with Argos laying out Shane with the American flag

- "Unchained" Brandon Day def. Chuck "The Truck" Morris

- "Darkstar" Matt Taylor def. "Agent Orange" Juice Jennings in a controversial ending to retain the OCW Heavyweight Championship. Jennings appeared to have won the match, and the title, after a chair shot to Taylor while the referee was down. Matt Fantone came to ringside and ordered that the match be restarted. Taylor scored the pinfall shortly after. Jennings has taken to social media and is proclaiming himself to be "The Real OCW Champion."]]>
<![CDATA[August 07th, 2017]]>Mon, 07 Aug 2017 06:10:30 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/august-07th-2017
This Thursday, August 10th, OCW teams up with the Akron Rubberducks to bring MIDGET WRESTLING to Canal Park in Downtown Akron, OH. This is a Thirsty Thursday promotion with $1 sodas and beers, as well as Fireworks (set to songs performed by U2). Don't miss this opportunity to catch all of this action and even get to hang out with some of our own OCW wrestlers during the game.
<![CDATA[Clockwork Orange Nears.... This Saturday Night - OCW ARENA!!!]]>Mon, 07 Aug 2017 04:48:50 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/clockwork-orange-nears-this-saturday-night-ocw-arena]]><![CDATA[Mogadore Summerfest Results - 7/22/17]]>Tue, 25 Jul 2017 04:29:46 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/mogadore-summerfest-results-72217- Grant Andrews won a 10 man battle royal to earn a shot at "No Shame" Jimmy Shane and the Ohio Heritage Championship later in the evening.

- Chuck " The Truck" Morris def. Derek Direction via submission
*Chuck is still owed a shot at The Dirty and the OCW Tag Team Championships. That match will happen in the near future.

- "Flyin" Ryan Burke def. "Electric" Jake Ely

- "The Natural" Ethan Wright def. Robby Starr

- "No Shame" Jimmy Shane def. Grant Andrews to retain the Ohio Heritage Championship.

- "Darkstar" Matt Taylor retained the OCW Heavyweight Championship against Juice Jennings via DQ when Andrews and Wright got involved and attacked Taylor. Starr and Shane evened the odds and issued a challenge for a 6 man tag team match.

- Taylor, Shane, and Starr def. Jennings, Wright, and Andrews

* Due to the controversial finish of the OCW Heavyweight Championship match between Matt Taylor and Juice Jennings, a rematch has been signed for Aug. 12 at the OCW Arena.

* Following this event, JaXon Argos, who was not featured on this event, attacked Jimmy Shane in the parking lot. Shane has told OCW officials that he wants Argos on Aug.12 at the OCW Arena in Akron!]]>
<![CDATA[OCW's Summer TourĀ Is Heating Up!]]>Mon, 10 Jul 2017 04:41:27 GMThttp://ocwrestling.net/news/ocws-summer-tour-is-heating-upPicture
OCW's Summer Tour is kicked off on June 17th at the OCW Arena where we crowned new OCW Tag Team Champions (The Dirty) as well as a new #1 Contender in "Agent Orange" Juice Jennings.

​The tour rolls into The Mogadore Summerfest on Saturday Night, July 22nd at the Mogadore Lions Park for another hard hitting, action packed event.

​In the Main Event, "Agent Orange" Juice Jennings will challenge "Darkstar" Matt Taylor for the OCW Heavyweight Championship.

You will also see  in action: OCW Ohio Heritage Champion "No Shame" Jimmy Shane, Chuck "The Truck" Morris, Robby "Super" Starr,  "Flyin'" Ryan Burke, Ethan Wright, "Electric" Jake Ely, Grant Andrews, and more!!!
Join us for rides, games, food, and Ohio Championship Wrestling. What more could you possibly want?!

You don't want to miss this FREE event on July 22nd!

<![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.