CARBONDALE — A new brand of professional wrestling debuts in Southern Illinois on Saturday, Jan. 19, at the SIU Student Cen-ter.
Pro Wrestling Collision’s premiere event will feature a one-night, eight-man tournament featuring the top rising prospects in the region. Entrants include Matt Cage, Alex Castle, Brandon Espinosa, Heath Hatton, Ace Hawkins, Joey O’Riley, Christian Rose and Kyle Sykes.
The show will also feature “Farmer” Billy Hills, Justice, Zakk Sawyer, Bull Bronson, El Matadoro, Ax Allwardt, Angelus Layne, Twinke Starr and more.
“For two years, I’ve helped bring the best professional wrestling possible to Southern Illinois,” said owner Chris Hagstrom. “I saw an opportunity here to launch Pro Wrestling Collision and stake out on my own. We look forward to continuing a tradition of pro-viding quality, family-friendly wrestling to the fans in the region and worldwide through our taped web series.”
The show begins at 7 p.m. at Ballroom D in the Student Center. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at prowrestlingcollision.com or at the door.