Welcome back to your weekly dose of Spotlighting the Indies. We had a lot of exciting action go down over the weekend as we get closer to wrestlemania. The following results come from Tennessee, Illinois, Arizona and more.
Battle for the Belts Results
March 29, 2014
Kingsport, TN @ the Civic Auditorium
Shane Andrews defeated the debuting Anthony Henry
Daniel Mulligan defeated Elliott Russell
NWA Smoky Mountain TV Champion, Jeff Connelly defeated Wade Adams
NWA Smoky Mountain Tag Team Champions, Air America (Gavin Daring & Skylar Kruze) defeated The Heatseekers (Sigmon & Shawn Shultz)
Shultz pinned Daring for the count of 3 and seemingly the Heatseekers won the match. However, after the pinfall, rookie referee, Austin West realized that Daring's foot was on the bottom rope while he was counting the cover. Austin restarted the match and Air America immediately won with a roll up.
Josh Crawford defeated Nick Hammonds after a distraction by Matt Conard
After the match, Nick Hammonds challenged Wayne Inc. to a War Games Cage Match on April 19 in Kingsport, TN!
NWA Smoky Mountain Heavyweight Champion, Jason Kincaid and Vince Brent wrestled to a No-Contest when The Illuminati pulled the referee out of the ring while Kincaid had Brent covered. After the match, the trio of Tony Givens, Chris Richards and Chase Owens attacked both Vince and Jason and left them laying in the ring.
The Returning Zac Vincent defeated Matt Conard
NWA World Tag Team Champions, The IronGodz (Jax Dane & Rob Conway) defeated The Lords of Kaos (Damien Wayne & Lance Erikson) and The Illuminati's Chris Richards and Chase Owens in a 3 Way Tag Team Match!
Southern Illinois Championship
Wrestling at the Community Center
Shorty Biggs pinned Dark Secret
Daniel Eads won a three-way dance with Frankie Wyatt and Max Archer
Big Jim Hoffarth defeated Brent Myers
Gary Jackson beat Joker
Classic Champion Ken Kasa (w/ Travis Cook) defeated Heath Hatton by countout
Ron Powers & Chaz Wesson beat Ricky Cruz & Ax Allwardt in a best-of-three-falls match.
IWF Breaking Ground
March 29, 2014
4 Way: Rich Swann def JT Dunn/AR Fox/Anthony Nese when Rich Swann hits the standing 450 on AR Fox
Tyshaun Prince def Alexander Hammerstone with the choke bomb.
Che Guevara & Tito Escondido vs. Tommy Dre & Hurricane Helms went to a no contest after Redrum (whose name is Murder backwards!) interferes
Hurricane challenged Redrum but it was turned down by Redrum’s manager
Brian Cage def Shad Gaspard with a pumphandle piledriver
Reaper, Ultimo Guerrero, & ? def Valiente, Mascara Dorado, & ? after a reverse superplex
Carlito def Willie Mack with the backstabber
Chris Hero def Chris Masters with the Cyclone Kill
Reno Scum def the Young Bucks with a leapfrog curbstomp combo
Austin Aries def Ricochet with the IED/brainbuster
John Morrison def Shelton Benjamin with Starship Pain.
AAW Take No Prisoners
March 29, 2014
Marion Fontaine and Tony Rican def Marcus Crane and Mike Horning (w/ Coach Burns) when Rican pins Horning in six minutes.
Heritage Championship: Matt Cage def Marek Brave by pinfall after the code breaker.
Louis Lyndon def Ethan Page with a reverse prawn hold.
4 Way: CJ Esparza def Davey Vega & Ty Colten & Brent Banks when Esparza pins Banks
Rhino def Tweek Phoenix with the gore.
Kevin Harvey took his first bump in over a year and went through a table courtesy of a Rhino gore
Knight Wagner and Justice Jones def Sea-Man and Moondog Bernard
Jimmy Jacobs def Knight Wagner with a senton
Number 1 Contenders match: ACH vs Kyle O’Reilly goes to the fifteen minute time limit
AAW Heavyweight Championship: Shane Hollister def Michael Elgin after Page accidentally kicks Elgin in the face. Roll-up and a hold of the tights.