Luke Williams

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Title History

 

  • Stampede International Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Great Saki & Tokyo Joe (????, 1974);
  • Stampede International Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Bill Cody & Bob Pringle (January ??, 1974);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Ron Starr & Adrian Adonis (July 21, 1979);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Stan Stasiak & Dutch Savage (September 29, 1979);
  • NWA (Vancouver) Canadian Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Stan Stasiak & Dutch Savage (Febuary 11, 1980);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Rick Martel & Roddy Piper (March 29, 1980);
  • NWA Mid Atlantic Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Buzz Sawyer & Matt Borne (September 28, 1980);
  • NWA (Southeastern) United States Junior Heavyweight title defeating Ken Lucas (????, 1981);
  • WWC (World Wrestling Council) World Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Invader I & Carlos Colon (Febuary 28, 1981);
  • WWC (World Wrestling Council) World Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating The Medics (May 22, 1981);
  • NWA Southeastern Tag Team titles w/Jonathan Boyd defeating ?????? (December ??, 1981);
  • AWA Southern Tag Team titles w/Jonathan Boyd defeating Stan Lane & Steve Keirn (December 13, 1982);
  • AWA Southern Tag Team titles w/Jonathan Boyd defeating Stan Lane & Steve Keirn (Febuary 7, 1983);
  • SCW Southwest Tag Team titlesw /Jonathan Boyd defeating The Grapplers (May ??, 1983);
  • SCW (Southwest) World Tag Team titles w/Jonathan Boyd defeating Stan Lane & Steve Keirn (March 4, 1984);
  • WWC (World Wrestling Council) North American Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Invaders I & III (January 6, 1985);
  • WWC (World Wrestling Council) North American Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Super Medico & Invader III (March 23, 1985);
  • UWF (Mid South) World Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Steve Williams & Ted Dibiase (March 16, 1986);
  • WWC (World Wrestling Council) World Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Tommy Lane & Mike Davis (August 3, 1986);
  • NWA (Florida) United States Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Stan Lane & Steve Keirn (October 7, 1986);
  • CWA (Memphis) International Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Pat Tanaka & Paul Diamond (January 10, 1987);
  • WWC (World Wrestling Council) World Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Chris & Mark Youngblood (April 4, 1987);
  • NWA Florida Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Steve Keirn & Mike Graham (June 23, 1987);
  • UWF (Mid South) World Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating Tim Horner & Brad Armstrong (October 16, 1987);
  • APWL (Pennsylvania) Tag Team titles w/Butch Miller defeating The House of Kane (Febuary 19, 1999);
  • EPW (Empire Pro Wrestling) Tag Team titles w/Michael Foster defeating The Convicts (August 15, 2008);
  • UWX (Ulitmate Championship Wrestling) Tag Titles w/Honky Tonk Man defeating Mike Hughes & Gary Williams (May 7, 2009);

 

Career Highlights

The Sheepherders:

 

World Wrestling Federation – The Bushwhackers:

  • December 1988: The Sheepherders joined the WWF, changing their name AND attitude, becoming known as the “Bushwhackers”..
  • December 30, 1988 – MSG: The Bushwhackers defeated The Bolshevics (Nikolai Volkoff & Boris Zhukov) in their WWF debut..
  • Royal Rumble 1989: Butch entered the Royal Rumble as the 10th participant and Luke entered as the 19th participant..
  • The Bushwhackers gained more victories over The Bolshevics, The Rougeaus, The Brain Busters, and the Powers of Pain..
  • April 2, 1989–WrestleMania V: The Bushwhackers defeated The Fabulous Rougeaus w/Jimmy Hart in their WrestleMania debut
  • Aprils 7, 8, 9, 1989 – Bushwhackers Home Coming: The Bushwhackers beat Bolshivics in the main event of a New Zealand card..
  • ~~~These shows were cross-promotional events put on by the World Wrestling Federation and Arena Wrestling Alliance..
  • September 21, 1989 – Saturday Night Main Event: The Bushwhackers defeated The Fabulous Rougeaus w/Jimmy Hart..
  • October 14, 1989 – King of the Ring: The Warlord defeated Bushwhacker Butch in the 1st Round of the KOTR Tournament..
  • ~~~Luke miraculously defeated Nikolai Volkoff in the 1st Round, but lost to Rick “The Model” Martel in the 2nd Round..
  • November 23, 1989 – Survivor Series: Rude’s Brood defeated Roddy’s Rowdies in a Survivor Series Elimination Match..
  • ~~~Rick Rude & Mr.Perfect (Sole Survivor) & The Fabulous Rougeaus beat Roddy Piper & Jimmy Snuka & The Bushwhackers..
  • January 21, 1990 – Royal Rumble: The Bushwhackers defeated The Fabulous Rougeau Brothers in the opening match..
  • March 6, 1990 – Superstars of Wrestling: The Bushwhackers were attacked by Rhythm & Blues with their guitars..
  • April 1, 1990 – WrestleMania VI: The Bushwhackers crashed Rhythm & Blues live musical performance in the ring..
  • The Bushwhackers and Rhythm & Blues feuded extensively for about five months until after SummerSlam 1990..
  • September 1990: The Bushwhackers and The Orient Express began feuding swapping victories accross the country..
  • November 22, 1990 – Survivor Series: The All-Americans defeated The Mercenaries in a Survivor Series Elimination match..
  • ~~~Nikolai Volkoff & Tito Santana & The Bushwhackers defeated Sgt. Slaughter & Boris Zhukov & The Orient Express..
  • January 19, 1991 – Royal Rumble: Luke entered the Rumble at #27 but was eliminated by Earthquake after only 4 seconds!
  • April 15, 1991 – Saturday Night Main Event: The Nasty Boys defeated The Bushwhackers to retain the WWF Tag Team titles..
  • August 26, 1991 – SummerSlam: Andre the Giant accompanied The Bushwhackers for their match against The Natural Disasters..
  • November 27, 1991 – Survivor Series: The Nasty Boys & The Beverly Brothers defeated The Bushwhackers & The Rockers..
  • November 2, 1991 – House Show: The Bushwhackers vs. The Beverly Brothers resulted in some embarassing controversy..
  • ~~~The Bushwhackers initiated a “faggot” chant during the match offended some of the Vancouver spectators..
  • The Bushwhackers gained the managing services of Jamison, for an “added” humor factor..
  • January 19, 1992 – Royal Rumble: The Beverly Brothers (Beau & Blake Beverly) defeated The Bushwhackers (Luke & Butch)..
  • ~~~~~~Around this time, Jamison disappeared from WWF Televisin programming..
  • April 5, 1992 – WrestleMania VIII: The Bushwhackers defeated The Beverly Brothers in the non-televised Dark Match..
  • August 29, 1992 – SummerSlam: Jim Duggan & The Bushwhackers defeated The Mountie & The Nasty Boys in a Dark match
  • Survivor Series 1993: The Bushwhackers & Men on a Mission (dressed as Doinks) defeated Bam Bam Bigelow’s Team of 4..
  • March 20, 1994 – WrestleMania X: The Heavenly Bodies defeated The Bushwhackers in the non-televised Dark Match..
  • Soon after leaving the World Wrestling Federation, the two grapplers opened up a restaraunt in Tampa, Florida..In The Meantime
  • 1994: They were alledgedly contacted by Jimmy Hart to join WCW to help create familiar environment for the arrival of Hulk Hogan..
  • October 21, 1994 – Jacques Rougeau Retirement Show: The Bushwhackers defeated Well Dunn (Steven Dunn & Timothy Well)..
  • Late 1994 – WWF Tag Team Title Tournament: The Heavenly Bodies defeated The Bushwhackers in the 1st round of the tournament..
  • Royal Rumble 1995: Bushwhacker Luke entered the Rumble at #13 and Bushwhacker Butch entered the Rumble at #18..
  • November 19, 1999: The Bushwhackers made a special appearance in the EWF to wrestle Love Bug & Chad Austin..
  • April 1, 2001 – WrestleMania XVII: The Bushwhackers (Luke & Butch) competed in the gimmick battle royal..Retirement:
  • Luke Williams was responsible for handling the contract negotiations between the WWF and Leon “Vader” White..
  • 2002: Luke Williams began doing the booking for IWA Puerto Rico..
  • December 20, 2007 – TNA iMPACT: Bushwhacker Luke made a brief cameo at Eric Young’s “Christmas Party”..
  • March 16, 2008 – Ring of Honor: Bushwhacker Luke Williams defeated Shane Hagadorn…
  • March 29, 2008 – ROH: YRR (Kenny King & Sal Rinauro & Chasyn Rance) defeated Bushwhacker Luke & Dingo & Alex Payne..
  • August 15, 2008–Empire Pro Wrestling: Michael Foster & Bushwacker Luke defeated The Convicts to win the Tag Team titles!
  • October 3, 2008–Top Rope Promotions: Bushwhacker Luke defeated The Guy by DQ due to outside interference…
  • ~~~~Bushwhacker Luke & Freight Train defeated The Guy & “The Epic” Mike Bennett in a main event tag team match..
  • December 5, 2008 – Ring of Honor: Rhett Titus & Sal Rinuaro defeated Grizzly Redwood & Bushwhacker Luke…
  • December 6, 2008 – Ring of Honor: Grizzly Redwood & Bushwhacker Luke defeated Irish Airborne (Jake & Dave Crist)..
  • April 3, 2009 – Ring of Honor: Don Juan & ????? defeated Grizzly Redwood & Bushwhacker Luke in a dark match..
  • April 4, 2009 – Ring of Honor: Rhett Titus defeated Bushwhacker Luke in a singles match..
  • May 7, 2009–Ulitmate Championship Wrestling (Eastern Canada): Honky Tonk Man & Bushwacker Luke defeated The Kardinal Sinners (“Kowboy” Mike Hughes & “Wildman” Gary Williams) to win the UCW Tag Team Titles.
  • March 25, 2010–TWE: Jimmy Snuka & Bushwhacker Luke & Adam Slapoweitz beat Honky Tonk Man & Virgil & Celene Jian..
  • June 17, 2010–UCW Summer Explosion Tour: Bushwhacker Luke defeated The Rebel in Trenton, Nova Scotia..
  • June 18, 2010–UCW Summer Explosion Tour: Bushwhacker Luke & JP Simms defeated Alexander Saint & Trash Canyon..
  • June 19, 2010–UCW Summer Explosion Tour: Bushwhacker Luke & JP Simms defeated Vince Beach & Alexander Saint..
  • June 21, 2010–UCW Summer Explosion Tour: Bushwhacker Luke & Wildman Gary Williams defeated Above Average
  • June 22, 2010–UCW Summer Explosion Tour: JP Simms & Bushwhacker Luke defeated Raven & The Maritime Menace..
  • June 23, 2010–UCW Summer Explosion Tour: JP Simms & Bushwhacker Luke defeated Above Average..
  • July 7, 2010–WFX: U-Gene & Bushwhacker Luke & Rupert from Survivor beat Jessie Godderz & Jon Cutler & Jonny Fairplay..
  • August 17, 2010–CWE: Hurricane Helms & Bushwhacker Luke defeated Jimmy Jacobs & Big Daddy Kash in Melfort, Saskatchewan..
  • August 26, 2010–Stranglehold Wrestling: Sheepherder Luke Williams w/Grand Wizard Jr. defeated Bloody Bill Skullion in Oshawa..
  • August 28, 2010–Stranglehold Wrestling: Luke Williams defeated Bill Skullion in a Barbed Wire Ropes match in Toronto, Ontario..
  • November 19, 2010–Wrestle Birmingham: Bushwhacker Luke defeated Matt Riviera..