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Professional Wrestling Event to Benefit Local Schools
Posted Date: 10/18/2013
Date:  Friday, October 25, 2013
Time: 7:30 p.m.  Doors Open at 7 p.m. 

Location: Buchser Middle School, 1111 Bellomy Street, Santa Clara, CA 95050

As Santa Clara awaits word whether it is granted WrestleMania XXXI in 2015 and whether major wrestling superstars like John Cena, The Rock and Rey Mysterio will step into battle in Santa Clara at Levi's Stadium, a local non-profit is bringing a taste of WrestleMania to Santa Clara.

Wrestling For Charity and the Santa Clara Schools Foundation have formed a tag-team partnership to bring live professional wrestling/Lucha Libre to Santa Clara, on Friday, October 25 at Buchser Middle School in Santa Clara, CA, with 100 percent of proceeds benefiting the Santa Clara Schools Foundation.

Wrestling will begin at 7:30 p.m. with an array of wrestling characters, including former WWE Superstar "Vampire Warrior" Gangrel, former TnA Impact star Joey Ryan, international superstar Drake Younger, high-flying masked Luchadores from Mexico, an array of evil villains, colorful young wrestling superstars and a plethora of superheroes to cheer on. 

Some of the wrestling stars featured include Lucha Libre stars Sunnyvale native “Mexican Werewolf” El Chupacabra, Santa Clara’s own Kimo, Saratoga native "Double D" Dave Dutra, the always-popular WFC champion, "The Freak"  Jeckles the Jester and much more! 

Six wrestlers – Kimo, Dutra, San Jose’s Marcus Lewis, Southern California’s Ray Rosas, Sledge and Hawaii’s “Mr. Athletic” Jeff Cobb (a 2004 Olympian) will compete in a one-night tournament to crown the inaugural Mission City Cup winner - with a trophy presented to the winner. Others scheduled include Willie Mack, "Pretty" Willie Rood and Italy's resident bad guy, Vinny Massarro. The "Fanged Warriors" Gangrel and Chupacabra will battle the controversial Pink Mink Inc., duo of "Magnificent" Matt Carlos and "Wrestling Personified" Rik Luxury in an epic tag-team showdown.

In addition to at least seven family-friendly wrestling matches, a Halloween costume contest will be held. Fans are encouraged to appear in family-appropriate costumes, with the best costumes to be awarded prizes! 

Concessions will be available with a percent of proceeds to benefit the Santa Clara Schools Foundation.

Tickets are $20 for ringside seats (limited to only 100) $15 Adult general admission, $10 for children under 12, Under 5 FREE. Tickets are available online at http://halloweenwrestlingbash.eventbrite.com or you can call 408-893-7190 to call about purchasing tickets in-person.

For more information on the Santa Clara Schools Foundation, visit http://santaclaraschoolsfoundation.org  and for more information on Wrestling For Charity, the presenting organization, visit http://wwmwrestling.com

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