~~~Melissa Coates confronted Adam Roberts. Brodie Chase confronted Melissa Coates and set up a match next month..
January 6, 2008–SECW: Bambi defeated Melissa Coates by DQ when Peggy Lee Leather interfered in the match…
January 19, 2008–AWA Florida: Melissa Coates defeated Stephanie Starr with the facelift..
March 8, 2008–Global Championship wrestling: Melissa Coates defeated Jenny Right in Alabama..
April 4, 2008–Independent Wrestling Network: Vordell Walker w/Melissa Coates defeated Austin Creed in Columbus, Georgia ..
May 16, 2008–Independent Wrestling Network: Melissa Coates defeated Sumie Sakai in Columbus, Georgia..
May 31, 2008–NWA Anarchy: Brodie Chase w/Melissa Coates defeated Don Mathews in a Survivor Series matchIndependent Wrestling – Mile High Melissa:
Melissa Coates adopted a new gimmick called “Mile High Melissa” – playing a flight attendant..
April 2008–RPWF (Pennsylvania): Mile High Melissa and Captain Mike Flyte act as personal flight crew to former WWE superstar Sal Sincere in his match against Heavyweight Champion Steve “the Teacher”. Melissa gave Steve a little “turbulence” with a bronco buster in the corner. Unfortunately Steve still won the match..
June 2008–ECPW (Connecticut): Mile High Melissa and Captain Mike Flyte act as personal flight crew to Prince Arakataz from Egypt in his match vs. The Patriot. Melissa gave out peanuts to the crowd, gave “Turbulence” to The Patriot, but in the end the Prince lost to the Patriot in a mistake that saw The Patriot duck out of the way and Captain Mike Flyte hit the Prince in the face with the pilot case.
June 7, 2008–Southern States Championship Wrestling: Unknown Soldier & Lorelei Lee defeated Brooks Rogers & Melissa Coates..
June 27, 2008–Women’s Extreme Wrestling: Amber O’Neal defeated Melissa Coates in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ..
July 2008–VPW (Long Island): Captain Jason Static joined the Flyte Crew in an exhibition match vs another tag team. Melissa used the seatbelt in her pilot case to trip up one of the babyfaces, and suppied Captain Static with an oxygen mask and barf bag after he is bumped repeatedly by the babyfaces. Melissa distracted the referee long enough for the Flyte Crew to double team the legal baby with a double flapjack for the win.
August 2008–CCW (Harrisburg PA): Mile High Melissa, Captain Flyte and Captain Static take on the tag team of Johnny Knockout and Justin Cage. Melissa again used her bag of tricks to assist the Flyte crew in winning the match. Distracting the referee with her charms at the end of the match gave Captain Mike Flyte enough time to bash Justin Cage in the head to render him unconscious while having Captain Static in a cross face. Flyte pulled Static over Cage for the 1,2,3
August 8–ALF (Montreal Quebec): Mile High Melissa acted as personal flight attendant to former TNA superstars A1 and Jaime D. A1 and Jaime D pound the other tag team of Lollipop and Novacaine, but in a mess up at the end, Lollipop escaped Melissa’s grip and Melissa got clotheslined by Jaime D out of the ring. In the confusion, Jaime D was rolled up for the 1,2,3
August 9–Universal Wrestling Federation (Ottawa Ontario): Mile High Melissa acted as personal flight attendant to former TNA superstar Jaime D against Ottawa’s She Nay Nay. Jaime D easily dominated the smaller Nay Nay. Shey Nay Nay got a lucky bulldog in on Jaime D, and ascended to the top rope to go for the tornado DDT, but Melissa grabbed her leg to pull her down. She Nay Nay kicked off Melissa, and nailed Jaime D with the DDT. Melissa acted quickly to distract the referee while Nay Nay covered Jaime D. PO’d She Nay Nay left Jaime D and confronted Melissa and the referee. Melissa sneakily threw the demonstration seat belt to Jaime D for her to hit She Nay Nay with it, but she moved at the last second and Jaime D knocked out Melissa instead. In the confusion, Jaime D was rolled up for the lossIndependent Wrestling & Women Superstars Uncensored (The Badass Beauties):
August 1, 2008–CCW/NWA Anarchy: Melissa Coates defeated Jay Sinatra in an intergender match
August 22, 2008–NWS: Melissa Coates defeated Joey Janella in an intergender “Teach the Boy Some Respect” match..
September 26, 2009–IUWA: Melissa Coates defeated IUWA Women’s Champion Kelee in Streamwood, Illinois..
~~~~Since Kelee’s partner interfered causing a disqualification – therefor Melissa Coates does not get the belt!
October 15, 2009–SEW Pro Wrestling (Callahan FL): Melissa Coates defeated Veronica Fairchild to end a friendship over missing eye liner!
October 17, 2009–!BANG! (Ocala FL): Melissa Coates becomes Dory Funk’s !BANG! Women’s Tag Team Champion alongside Claudia “The Claw” Reiff by defeating the Wasilla Wrecking Crew of Rachel and Charlotte. Coates came up short in the 5 Woman Battle Royal just before this for the !BANG! Women’s Championship, which while Coates was checking on former women’s champion Claudia, she turned into a drop kick from Rachel and exited the ring!
October 24, 2009–WASW Pro Wrestling (Eden, NC): Melissa Coates teams with Persephone in a losing effort in a tag match against WASW Ladies Champion Allison Danger. Persephone takes the pin, setting up a fight between Coates and her partner Persephone, and then Coates challenging Danger for the WASW Ladies Championship in December
October 29, 2009–SEW Pro Wrestling (Dalton GA):Melissa Coates defeats Veronica Fairchild in a continuation of their feud! Melissa has had enough of the southern favorite and shows her who’s boss!
October 31, 2009–SEW Pro Wrestling (Dalton GA): Melissa Coates is again up against Veronica Fairchild, but in an odd twist when two male wrestlers come ringside to argue with announcer Terry White about his screwing up THEIR match, Melissa and Veronica join forces to teach the boys a little RESPECT! Atomic drops, OTK spankings, 10 punches in the corner, Jeff Hardy-like dropping leg blows to their abdomens (!), and the boys are simultaneously pinned for the 1,2,3.
November 1, 2009–IUWA Pro Wrestling (Chicago Heights IL): Coates becomes IUWA Women’s Champion in a tooth and nail battle against former champion Kelee. Coates get the FACELIFT for the victory, and celebrates with the crowd for the victory
November 14, 2009–Lynx Pro Wrestling (Gaffney SC): Veronica Fairchild squeaks past Coates with a sunset flip in the corner after Coates had incapacitated herself on a missed running shoulder tackle in the corner. Coates delivered much damage to Fairchild during the prior 10 minutes however, including bear hugs, backbreaker, and OTK.
November 21, 2009–!BANG!: Coates is in a 3 way with former !BANG! Ladies Champ Claudia Reiff, and BANG! Ladies current Champion Rachel. The Tag Team Champions, Claudia and Melissa fight over whose turn it is to be the champion, and while the two fight for the pin and pull each other off pins, Coates is distracted and gets rolled up by Rachel, who remains !BANG! Women’s Champion!
April 3, 2010–WSU: Mercedes Martinez defeated Melissa Coates by submission to retain the WSU Championship
January 1, 2011–Maryland Championship Wrestling: Mia Yim defeated Melissa Coates in Dundalk, Maryland..
Special thanks to the lovely Melissa Coates for helping with this profile and being a great friend!
June 18, 1974
Originally from Thunder Bay, Ontario
Relocated to Louisville, KY (OVW)
Relocated to McDonough, GA (DSW)
Billed from Los Angeles, California
Height and Weight
5'5" 145 lbs
The Bad Lady (DSW)
Mistress Melissa (NWA Anarchy)
Mile High Melissa
The Face Lift (Sit-down Gourdbuster)
~~~aka the Crash Landing
~~~aka the Slave Maker
The Coates Rack
The Nose Job (Inverted DVD)
The Botox Lock (Lotus Hold)
Fitness model and WWE “Diva of the Decade” Trish Stratus
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