Sep 9, 2009 - by Steve Gerweck
Real name: Dean Roll
Weight: 180 lbs.
Date of birth: January 28, 1975
From: Lebanon, OH
Pro debut: May 3, 1997
Trained by: Les Thatcher
Finishing move: Dead Sea Drop
- On April 2, 1998, Shark Boy defeated Chip Fairway in Louisville, KY for the IWA (Independent Wrestling Association) Mid South title.
- On May 19, 1999, Shark Boy downed Fairway, Terik the Great, and Matt Stryker at the second annual Brian Pillman Memorial show.
- Shark Boy defeated Bobby Kane on May 26, 1999 in Fort Mitchell, KY for the HWA (Heartland Wrestling Association) Cruiserweight title.
- WCW offered Shark Boy a dark match, and was eventually signed to a contract.
- As a result, Shark Boy vacated the HWA Cruisweight title, unfortunately, however, he was released by WCW soon after.
- On February 19, 2000, Shark Boy defeated Stryker to capture the vacant HWA Cruiserweight title in Hamilton, OH.
- On April 28, 2000, Shark Boy defeated Fairway in Greenburg, PA in a “ladder” match.
- Shark Boy defeated Crusher Hansen and Cody Hawk in a three way match to claim the PWX (Pro Wrestling Express) Television title on February 25, 2000 in Pittsburgh, PA.
- At the third annual Brian Pillman Memorial show on May 25, 2000, Shark Boy defeated Jamie-san (Jamie Noble).
- On September 29, 2000, Shark Boy defeated GQ Masters III in West Union, OH for the RWA (Real American Wrestling) Cruiserweight title.
- On November 4, 2000, Shark Boy pinned Rory Fox in a tag team match while teaming with Race Steele for his third HWA Cruiserweight title.
- Shark Boy won a battle royal on February 27, 2001 in Cincinnati, OH for the HWA title.
- On March 11, 2001 in Geneva, OH, Shark Boy downed El Tiburon for the NEPW Cruiserweight title.
- On August 30, 2001, Shark Boy and Molly Holly defeated Evan Karagias and Victoria in Covington, KY.
- Shark Boy won a single night tournament in Hollywood, FL on July 13, 2002 to capture the HWC title.
- Shark Boy made his NWA TNA PPV in August 2002.
- On December 6, 2002, Shark Boy defeated Frankie Kazarian at the WWA’s (World Wrestling All-Stars) PPV offering “Retribution.”
- Shark Boy defeated Ron “The Truth” Killings on February 22, 2003 in Hornell, NY.
- At the TNA 2005 Slammiversary PPV, Shark Boy defeated Zach Gowan, Delirious, Jerrelle Clark, The Amazing Red and Elix Skipper in a “Six Man X Division” match.
- At the 2005 Sacrifice PPV, Shark Boy, Sonjay Dutt and Chris Sabin defeated David Young, Simon Diamond, and Elix Skipper.
- At Destination X ’08, Shark Boy and Christopher Daniels (as Curry Man) defeated Team 3D in a “fish market street fight” match.
- At No Surrender ’08, Prince Justice Brotherhood (Super Eric, Shark Boy, and Curry Man) defeated The Rock N’ Rave Infection (Lance Rock, Jimmy Rave, and Christy Hemme).
- In March 2011, Shark Boy was granted his TNA release.