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Steve Gatorwolf

Title History

  • (Arizona) Western States Heavyweight title defeating Gorgeous One for vacant title (June 27, 1985);
  • (Arizona) Western States Heavyweight title defeating Arizona Outlaw (November 27, 1988);
  • (Arizona) Western States Heavyweight title defeating Zodiac (August 20, 1989);
  • AWF (Arizona) Heavyweight title recognized as first champion (March 1990);
  • Southwest Heavyweight title defeating J.T Law (March 9, 1990);
  • AWF (Arizona) Heavyweight title defeating Japan Bomber (August 31, 1990);
  • AWF (Arizona) Heavyweight title defeating Zodiac (March 12, 1991);
  • AWF (Arizona) Heavyweight title defeating Iraq Assassin (April 20, 1991);
  • AWF (Arizona) Heavyweight title (April 22, 1993);
  • AWF (Arizona) Heavyweight title defeating Navajo Warrior (November 2, 2000);
  • ACW (American Championship Wrestling) Heavyweight title defeating The Assassin (December 20, 2003);

 Career Highlights

  • Steve Gatorwolf wrestled for both the AWA and WWF as enhancement talent.
  • Steve Gatorwolf ran his own shows at various times in Arizona and Utah.
  • Steve Gatorwolf trained a number of wrestlers or helped to train them, including The Navajo Warrior & Rocky Sorter.
  • July 7/8, 2006: Steve Ketcher promoted MMA shows in Rock Springs at the Western Wyoming Community College with a 6-sided cage.
  • August 18, 2006: Logan Ketcher, the son of Steve Gatorwolf, won the IFBL light heavyweight title from Rico Acevedo in Niles, Ohio.
  • November 11, 2006 – American Wrestling Federation: Bison Smith defeated Steve Gatorwolf to win the AWF Heavyweight title.



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280 lbs

Finishing Move(s)

Airplane Spin

Favorite Move(s)

Tomahawk Chop
The Powerslam

Notable Feuds

Los Mercenarios
Rocky Johnson
Jody Arnold
JT Law
The Black Mamba
The Lumberjacks
Star Man
The Japanese Bomber
The Gorgeous One
Jack Murdoch
Mr. Destruction
Louie Spicolli
Navajo Warrior