Articles by Gregg Sugimura


Rice & Beans Interviews Kris Wolf

After Rise 8 – Outback, Rice and Beans sat down for long awaited interview with Kris Wolf. This interview was 7 months in the making and originally scheduled for December’s Rise/AWS weekend, but due to Kris’ popularity (and tight schedule),…


RISE – ASCENT, Episode 4 – review

We are back with a look at the penultimate episode of RISE’s buildup to next week’s event in South Gate. This week’s episode is highlighted by Mercedes Martinez versus Deonna Purrazzo.


RISE – ASCENT, Episode 3 – review

We are back with a look at the third episode of RISE – Ascent as the buildup towards RISE 8 on June 29 in South Gate continues. This week’s episode features a main event of Jessicka Havok versus Phoenix of…


RISE – ASCENT, Episode 2 – review

As the build up to RISE 8: Outback in South Gate on June 29 continues, Gregg and Steve are back with a look at episode 2 of RISE – ASCENT. This week’s episode is highlighted by a main event featuring Tessa…


RISE – ASCENT, Episode 1 – review

With RISE running somewhat regularly in Southern California Gregg and Steve decided to take a quick look at RISE’s new weekly internet series, RISE – ASCENT. This show also starts the lead up to RISE’s next Southern California event on…


RISE 7: Sensation – review

This past Friday, April 13, a week removed from the marathon known as Wrestlemania weekend, women’s wrestling fans descended upon the fabled Berwyn Eagles Club for 5 jam packed shows. The first of which was RISE 7: Sensation. Since there…



The Opus of the Worst Best Friends

A few weeks ago, it was announced that Rise would be making its return to SoCal on June 29th. And with the announcement that Madison Eagles would be making her promotional debut, I started trying to figure out how I…



Holidead interview

I recently approached Holidead about doing an interview for SCU. She graciously obliged and invited me to the Darkside (which *spoiler* is somewhere between Parts Unknown and Cudahy). She wasn’t there, though. Take a look at her schedule and you’ll…


A look back at Sabotage 2: “Hey Ladies”

Over a week removed, I’ve decided to (finally) write my review on Sabotage: Hey Ladies. The Talent Show For those that missed the talent show portion, you missed magic. If you survey the crowd, you wouldn’t be able to get…