Billed as champion in San Diego, CA as of 16/03/27 and in Bakersfield, CA as of 21/08/12; Pete Sauer defeats claimant Clarence Eklund on 22/10/09 in Santa Paula, CA but loses to Ted Thye on 23/01/24 in Portland, OR.
Wins tournament to become the undisputed champion, defeating Ted Thye in the final and Ad
Santel in earlier round; declared vacant by the National Wrestling Association when Eklund declines invitation
to participate in tournament in 30.
Defeats Joe Banaski in NBA World Light Heavyweight Wrestling Championship tournament final; Frank Wolf defeats Nichols in 33/03 in Dallas, TX; NBA claims Nichols was fouled and continues to recognize him as champion although they do sanction the rematch in 33/07 in Oklahoma City, OK, where Nichols defeats Wolf.
Ted Christy defeats McGuirk on 36/01/13 in Hollywood, CA in what is most likely a non-title match; newspapers prior to the match has no mention of the match being for the title; The Los Angeles Times reports it as a title change on 36/01/14 but McGuirk continues to be billed as champion in the area afterwards.