Tag Archives: Bobby Lane

Tag Wrestling Scheduled Here

The Miami News – December 22, 1951

An Australian tag match will be one of the features on next Friday night’s wrestling show at Miami Beach Auditorium on which Don Eagle, the sensational Indian grappler from Quebec, meets Fred Von Schacht of Milwaukee and Buddy Rogers (Nature Boy) of Camden, N. J., locks horns with Nick Roberts of Athens, Ga. In a double windup, each match to a positive finish. Continue reading

Lane, LaVerne Team For Win On Armory Bill

St. Petersburg Times – February 14, 1952

Bobby Lane and Ann LaVerne out-maneuvered Billy Darnell and Helen Hild at the Armory last night in Pat O’Hara’s feature mixed Australian tag match. Continue reading

Lane Beats Hernandez In Wrestling Feature

St. Petersburg Times – January 17, 1952

Rugged Bobby Lane won the feature event of last night’s National Guard wrestling show at the N. Worth Gable Armory by taking two of three falls from Juan Hernandez. Continue reading

Lane-Hernandez Match Headlines Wrestling Card

St. Petersburg Times – January 13, 1952

Bobby Lane, the villain of the local mat, tackles Juan Hernandez in the feature bout on Wednesday night’s wrestling card at the N. Worth Gable Armory Promoter Pat O’Hara announced last night.

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Indian Don Eagle Stand-Out Athlete

The Miami News – December 23, 1951

Taught Wrestling By Dad; Meets Von Schacht At Beach

Don Eagle, who meets Fred Von Schacht, 235 pound Milwaukean, in one of the two finish wrestling matches on the same program on which Buddy Rogers tangles with Nick Roberts at Miami Beach Auditorium Friday night, was born 25 years ago on the Caughawaga Indian reservation in Canada.

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