SoCal News & Notes 12/01/2016

More news updates from across Southern California’s wrestling scene, including SoCal Pro, Sabotage, FCW, AOW, CWFH, AWS, UEW, Vendetta Pro, and more. Click for today’s update.

SoCal Pro has announced that Rey Fenix will be making his SoCal Pro debut on their January 14, 2017 show, “New Years Retribution“, in Oceanside. He will be facing SoCal Crazy. Previously announced for the show was Anchors Away putting their careers on the line against PBR and the SoCal Pro tag-team titles.

Sabotage has added Samara, Mariah Moreno, and Shotzi Blackheart as the 13th, 14th, and 15th entrants into their 16 woman championship tournament on February 18, 2017.

There was a lot of eyebrows raised after OWA setup a match between Bestia 666 and Rey Fenix on their last show then the next day FCW announced the same match for their February show. FCW had actually already booked the match prior to OWA’s show but wasn’t planning on announcing it yet, but decided to after OWA setup the same match.

AWS has announced Joey Ryan and Colt Cabana will be taking on H.A.T.E’s Ray Rosas and Che Cabrera on this January 28, 2017 show “Don’t Bring Your Replica Belt To Our Show.”

H.A.T.E’s Tito Escondido, Che Cabrera, and Rico Dynamite will be wrestling at the Auditorio de Tijuana in Tijuana, MX on December 9th on a show headlined by Blue Demon versus L.A. Park.

AOW has made their December 11th event in Twentynine Palms free as a thank you to their fans. The show will feature a cage match between Doc Shady (the one time Street Style) and Ryan J. Morals.

Championship Wrestling from Hollywood has added Ryan Kidd versus Scorpio Sky to their December 4th television taping in Port Hueneme. The show will also feature B-Boy challenging Tyler Bateman for the United Television Title.

Fern Owens is starting his own promotion that he is calling Kiss of Death Pro Wrestling.  They will be having their debut show on January 28, 2017 at the UEW Arena.

UEW will be holding their annual death match tournament, “Sovereign of Slaughter” on December 17th. It will be an eight man tournament and the first three entrants announced are Insaniac, Bobby Hollywood, and BC Killer.


Vendetta Pro has announced The Twisted Sisters (Thunder Rosa & Holidead) will be defending the NWA Western States Tag-Team titles against the Ballard Brothers on their January 6, 2017 show in Santa Maria. Also announced is Judah Matthew making his first Vendetta Pro Heavyweight title defense when he has a rematch with the prior champion, SoCal Crazy.

The first year-end awards webpoll for the 2016 Southern California match of the year, covering January through April, will open on December 7th. You must be registered on the message board in order to vote.


This week’s shows:


MPW in Moorpark, CA

EWF in Covina, CA


EWF in Rialto, CA

SCWA in East Los Angeles, CA


Championship Wrestling From Hollywood TV Taping in Pt. Hueneme, CA (Free Event)

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