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Osceola Will Hold Pro Wrestling Show To Help Raise Funds

Orlando Sentinel – August 27, 1985
By Frank Carroll

KISSIMMEE — Osceola High School will give professional wrestling a try in the hope of raising money for its basketball program.

The International Wrestling Alliance brings a six-match card to the OHS gymnasium on Thacker Avenue Wednesday at 8 p.m. Tickets are $7 ringside, $5 general admission and $2 children. They are available at the school or at Don Olson Firestone on Vine Street. The Kowboys net $1 for every advance ticket sold. Continue reading

Five Matches Highlight CFCC Card

Ocala Star-Banner – October 27, 1985

Wrestler "Playboy" Buddy Rose

Playboy Buddy Rose will challenge Tyree Pride for the Bahamas title at the CFCC gym Thursday night.


Championship Wrestling from Florida returns to the Central Florida Community College gym Thursday night with a five-match card on tap.

Match time is 8 p.m. Continue reading

Wrestling In Ocala, Citrus

Ocala Star-Banner – August 11, 1985

Super Pak Man

Super Pak Man

Ox Baker

Ox Baker

Professional wrestling will be in the Big Sun area Aug. 20 and 23.

The Aug. 20 show will be held at the Ocala Jai Alai fronton while the Aug. 23 show will take place at the Citrus County Auditorium.  Both shows begin at 8 p.m. Continue reading