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INDY NEWS: International wrestling star Joey Ryan to appear in North Tonawanda

By TheMark · Monday, June 11, 2018 · 0 Comments

 Thanks for taking a moment to read this press release in regards to Empire State Wrestling's first event of the summer in North Tonawanda, N.Y. The event will be held at the St. Johnsburg Fire Hall on Saturday, June 30, featuring Lucha Underground star Joey Ryan.
For more event details, please see the the press release below. If you would like a copy of the event poster, stock photos of any of our wrestlers or were interested in sending a photographer and/or reporter to the event, feel free to contact me at or 716-348-4598.

International wrestling star Joey Ryan to appear in North Tonawanda
Popular Lucha Underground star Joey Ryan to wrestle alongside Western New York’s top independent talent

Empire State Wrestling (ESW) will return to the St. Johnsburg Fire Hall, at 7165 Ward Road, North Tonawanda, NY on Saturday, June 30. Front row tickets are sold out. General admission tickets are $15. Ticket prices increase $3 at the door. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. and the action starts at 6:00 p.m.

The following wrestlers are scheduled to appear at "Brawlfest":

    Joey Ryan currently wrestles for Lucha Underground on El Rey Network. He formerly worked with Ring of Honor and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling and has also wrestled internationally, including in Japan, Canada, Australia and India. Ryan will face Buffalo, N.Y.'s hot rising star Puf.

    Newly crowned ESW Tag Team Champions Game Over will face the former champs Oliver Street Express.

    Combat Zone Wrestling star Ace Romero and Mr. Brickster will make their debuts, as well as appearances by new ESW Heavyweight Champion Pepper Parks, ESW Interstate Champion Anthony Gaines and ESW regulars such as Frankie Feathers, Bill Collier and R.J. City.

ESW promotes eight shows a year, primarily held at the St. Johnsburg Fire Hall in North Tonawanda, N.Y., boasting crowds of over 400 fans. Larger “super show” events have been held at the Kenan Center in Lockport, N.Y. and the Frontier Fire Hall in Niagara Falls, N.Y., drawing crowds up to 1,000.

As Western New York’s premier independent professional wrestling promotion, ESW over the years has hosted many of pro wrestling’s top up-and-comers and biggest legends. Current World Wrestling Entertainment stars Kevin Owens, Luke Harper, Matt Hardy, Goldust, Rhyno, Jinder Mahal, Curt Hawkins, Cedric Alexander and Tony Nese have appeared in ESW’s ring. Pro wrestling legends Kevin Nash, Brutus Beefcake, Billy Gunn, X-Pac, The Honky Tonk Man, Jim Duggan, Demolition, Raven, The Sandman, Tommy Dreamer and several others have appeared at ESW events.

Founded in 2002, ESW is run by Brett Stymus. Over half of ESW’s performers reside in the Western New York area. For more information, or to schedule an interview or request media credentials for an event, please contact David Jarka at or (716) 348-4598. All cards are subject to change.

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