ECWA TO PRESENT FIRST ALL-WOMEN SUPER 8 CHICKFIGHT TOURNAMENT
Carney’s Point, NJ - October 11, 2014
ECWA, ChickFight and Diva-Dirt.com will be teaming up to present the first ever all-women Super 8 tournament, continuing the 18 year legacy of the tournament that saw the rise of stars Daniel Bryan, Christopher Daniels, A.J. Styles and Austin Aries. It will take place on Saturday, October 11th in Carneys Point, New Jersey. The event will be available for purchase exclusively on ClickWrestle.com, the internet’s top destination for indy wrestling matches on demand.
Already announced for the tournament are former ECWA Woman’s Champion Jessie Kaye, Renee Michelle, Terra Calaway, Chasity Ann Taylor, International Superstar Jenny Rose, Annie Social and daughter of Tully Blanchard, Tessa Blanchard! That leaves one spot yet to be announced.
ECWA owner Mike Tartaglia commented on the groundbreaking partnership, saying, “It’s high time women’s wrestling had its own version of the Super 8 tournament, and I can think of no better partners for this venture than ChickFight and Diva Dirt. It is our hope that this new tournament will discover the next Daniel Bryan or Christopher Daniels of women’s wrestling.”
ChickFight founder and ClickWrestle.com owner Jason Deadrich commented, “I’m excited to bring more exposure to the rising stars of women’s wrestling under the ChickFight banner. Indy women’s wrestling fans are in a constant search for the newest, most exciting talent, and fans will be able to do just that when they watch the tournament on ClickWrestle. The Super 8 tournament is known globally and we are proud to make ChickFight part of this great wrestling legacy.”
ABOUT ECWA: The East Coast Wrestling Association has been a pro wrestling mainstay in the United States for 47 years and is home to the Super 8 tournament, one of the longest running wrestling tournaments in the country. The ECWA Hall of Fame, established in 1982, has inducted over 60 talents to its ranks.
ABOUT CHICKFIGHT: Based in San Francisco, CA, Chickfight has showcased the finest talents in indy women’s wrestling since 2004. It has hosted several all-women tournaments featuring the likes of Cheerleader Melissa, Jazz, MsChif and Amazing Kong.