Scott Irwin

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Title History

  • WWWF Tag Team titles w/Yukon Pierre defeating Dino Bravo & Dominic DeNucci (June 26, 1978);
  • NWA (Florida) United States Tag Team titles w/Jos LeDuc defeating Jack & Jerry Brisco (1979);
  • NWA Florida Tag Team titles w/Bugsy McGraw defeating Steve Keirn & Mike Graham (1979);
  • NWA (Florida) Southern Heavyweight title defeating Terry Funk (January 20, 1979);
  • NWA (Georgia) National Tag Team titles w/Masked Superstar defeating Brad & Bob Armstrong (January 22, 1982);
  • NWA (Georgia) National Heavyweight title won a tournament (August 29, 1982);
  • NWA (World Class) American Tag Team titles w/Bill Irwin defeating Bulldog Brower & Roddy Piper (October 1983);
  • WCCW (World Class) Televison title defeating Johnny Mantell (November 28, 1983);
  • WCCW (World Class) Televison title defeating Brian Adias (January 9, 1984);
  • NWA (World Class) American Tag Team titles w/Bill Irwin defeating Brian Adias & Iceman Parsons (January 30, 1984);
  • NWA (World Class) American Tag Team titles w/Bill Irwin defeating Iceman Parsons & Buck Zumhofe (May 19, 1984);
  • NWA (World Class) American Tag Team titles w/Bill Irwin defeating Iceman Parsons & Buck Zumhofe (September 28, 1984);
  • NWA (Georgia) National Tag Team titles w/Bill Irwin defeating Jacques Rougeau Jr. & Brad Armstrong [Tournament] (November 18, 1984);
  • IWA (Montreal) International Tag Team titles w/Bill Irwin defeating Alofa & Dan Kroffat (March 6, 1986);

Career Highlights

  • 1975: Scott Irwin graduated from Verne Gagne’s Wrestling training camp and got into the business through Verne Gagne..
  • Late 70s: Scott Irwin was sent to the WWWF and became “Yukon Eric”, a member of the Yukon Lumberjacks..
  • Scott “Hog” Irwin formed a very dominant tag team with his brother, Bill Irwin..
  • ~~~Scott & Bill Irwin worked under masks as “The Super Destroyers” in Texas, managed by Skandor Akbar..
  • ~~~Scott & Bill Irwin also worked as a team known as “The Long Riders”..
  • September 28, 1985 – AWA SuperClash: Jumbo Tsuruta & Giant Baba & Genichiro Tenryu defeated Harley Race & Bill and Scott Irwin..
  • April 20, 1986 – AWA WrestleRock: Curt Hennig & Scott Hall defeated Bill & Scott Irwin to retain the Tag Team titles….
  • Scott Irwin wrestled in Florida (for Eddie Graham) under the name of “Thor the Viking” and was managed by Oliver Humperdink..
  • September 5, 1987: Scott Irwin passes away from a brain tumor (or brain aneuryism).