Category Archives: Results

Pittsburgh – 1954

Feb. 2, 1954
The Gardens (att. 2,492)
1) Don Eagle b. Ruffy Silverstein, judge's decision, 60:00
2) Bil Miller b. Jack Pesek, decision, 30:00
3) Andre Drapp & Joe Scarpello b. Red Fitzpatrick & Paul Orth, 2 straight falls
4) Great Kato b. Whitey Walberg, 12:51

Pittsburgh – 1952

Dec. 9, 1952
The Gardens (att. 3,000)
1) Buddy Rogers b. Ruffy Silverstein, COR, 29:30
2) Bill Miller b. George Macricostas
3) Don Kalt b. Paul Orth, DQ
4) Tommy O'Toole NC Don Arnold (ran into each other and knocked each other out)

Note: Rogers billed as champion of 26 states

Cleveland – 1952

Promoter-Jack Ganson

March 13, 1952
Cleveland Arena (att. 11,254)
1) Buddy Rogers b. Ruffy Silverstein, DQ
2) Jack Claybourne b. Ernie Dusek
3) Fred Bozic b. Emil Dusek
4) Antonino Rocca b. Gene Stanlee
5) Mary Jane Mull & Lorraine Johnson b. Therese Theis & Joan Mullins

Hopewell – 1959

November 9, 1959
High School Gym (att. 1,600)
1) Johnny Valentine drew Bearcat Wright, one fall each, 60:00
2) Haystacks Calhoun b. Jack Terry and Eddie Faieta
3) Bruno Sammartino b. Jack Vansky
4) Abe Jacobs b. Kenny Ackles, 2/3 falls

Beaver Falls- 1959

February 17, 1959
High School Gym (promoter – Alex Scassa)
1) Gene Stanlee drew The Sheik of Araby, 60:00
2) Arnold Skaaland drew Eddie Faieta (as Eduardo Faitt of Argentina)
3) Abe Jacobs b. Tom Bradley
4) Charles DeVona b. Chris Averoff