Independent Professional Wrestler Helps Raise Nearly $60,000 For Homeless

Justin LaBar

"BIg League" John McChesney, an independent professional wrestler based in Erie, PA, helped raise nearly $60,000 to help the homeless.

McChesney stepped into a ring, but it was a boxing ring. He was in one of the three fights on the "Knock Out Homelessness" event. He took on former professional boxer John "Boy" Bizzarro.

McChesney has been wrestling since 2004. He's worked a match on Monday Night RAW against Umaga, competed in a Masterlock challenge with Chris Masters and has worked many notable independent matches. 

Below is the news story from WSEE in Erie:

WICU12/WSEE Erie, PA News, Sports, Weather and Events

Below is the full video of McChesney's fight:

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