FIRST ANNUAL 30 WRESTLERS UNDER 30 TO WATCH – JOHN SKYLER
Apr 30, 2014 - by Steve Gerweck
10. John Skyler
From ECWA’s Super 8 Tournament announcement, “Skyler is a young fast rising star in the independent wrestling circuit. He’s made quite the name for himself in the south and south eastern parts of the country. At just 26 years old, he’s already put together an impressive resume making appearances in WWE, TNA, Full Impact Pro, and All Star Wrestling in the UK overseas. He’s even already taken part of in a NWA Future Legends tournament which makes him one of the only men announced so far with tournament experience pedigree.” Skyler uses the nickname “The Southern Savior.”
From Skyler’s Facebook page:
This past year, John Skyler competed on WWE’s Friday Night Smackdown on SyFy (as Tony Andriotis) to take on WWE Superstar, Ryback.
John Skyler also in May of 2012 competed in a dark match try-out for TNA’s Impact Wrestling, based out of Orlando, Florida.
NWA Anarchy Young Lions Championship
Premiere Wrestling Xperience Tag Team Championship
Old School Championship Wrestling Championship
OSCW Tag Team Champion
OSCW Universal Champion
Champions With Attitude Tag Team Champion
2x CWA Television Champion
2x CWA Cruiserweight Champion
WrestleForce Tag Team Champion