THE FOLLOWING IS AN ARCHIVE
FOR THE PROMOTIONAL MATERIAL LEADING UP TO THE CAROLINA WRESTLING
Greg Valentine To Defend Mid-Atlantic Heritage Championship against
Masked Superstar at the
Carolina Wrestling Classic on June 2nd in Hickory NC
Greg "The Hammer" Valentine
will defend the Mid-Atlantic Heritage Championship against the original
Masked Superstar (Bill Eadie) at the inaugural
Classic at L.P. Frans Ballpark in Hickory NC on June 2.
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Watch the 30 sec. Video Promo for the Heritage Title match
Valentine, a former
Mid-Atlantic Champion in the old Mid-Atlantic territory of the NWA, is
the inaugural Heritage Champion, first recognized in 2005. Valentine had one of the most memorable
Mid-Atlantic title reigns ever, one that featured a series of brutal
battles with Wahoo McDaniel. June 2007 marks the 30th anniversary of
Valentines first Mid-Atlantic title win.
The original Masked
Superstar Bill Eadie is a Mid-Atlantic legend himself, who entered the
territory the same year as Valentine. Superstar is a former Mid-Atlantic
TV title holder and held one half of the NWA world tag titles on several
occasions. He has headlined all over the world.
About the Mid-Atlantic Heritage Championship
The Mid-Atlantic Heritage
Championship pays tribute to the old Mid-Atlantic territory of the
1970s-1980s, the men who fought for that regional title, and the fans
who help keep the memories of those days alive.
established in 2005, is
represented by a custom made replica of the 3rd version of Mid-Atlantic title
by title holders from 1977-1985. The belt was crafted by Dave Millican,
who along with Reggie Parks makes many of the belts worn by most major
wrestling and fighting organizations today.
The Heritage Championship
was created by the
Mid-Atlantic Gateway, the number one
internet resource on Mid-Atlantic Wrestling history, and represents the largest
gathering of Mid-Atlantic Wrestling fans in the world.
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Greg Valentine was first
recognized as Mid-Atlantic Heritage Champion on February 19, 2005 at the
Wrestling Night of Legends 2 in Spartanburg SC. The Mid-Atlantic
Heritage Champion defends the title against wrestlers who were active
during the 1970s and/or 1980s.
The Carolina Wrestling Classic
The Carolina Wrestling
Classic , a major event presented by
Western Carolina Championship Wrestling (WCCW) and
NWALegends.com takes place on June 2, 2007 at L. P. Frans Stadium in
As well as featuring the
Mid-Atlantic Heritage title match between Greg Valentine and the Masked
Superstar, some of the biggest names in wrestling past and present will
be appearing including Jake Roberts, Kamala, Ricky Morton and Robert
Gibson (the Rock and Roll Express), Bobby Eaton and Dennis Condrey (the
Midnight Express), Bob Caudle, Magnum T.A., Baby Doll, Brad Anderson,
Brad Thomas, Timber, and Mike Youngblood. Visit the
WCCW website for ticket information.
Related Information on the original
Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Title
Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Championship Title History
Origin of the Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Championship
Photo Gallery: Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Champions
© 2007 Mid-Atlantic
The Mid-Atlantic Gateway
wants to thank the promoters of the Carolina Wrestling Classic for
including the Mid-Atlantic Heritage Championship at their event.