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Ohio Versus Everything (oVe) is an American professional wrestling stable consisting of brothers Dave Crist (born David Crist, Jr. on November 10, 1982), Jake Crist (born John Crist on July 13, 1984) and Sami Callihan (born Samuel Johnson on September 1, 1987) from Dayton, Ohio. They are currently signed to IMPACT Wrestling and are former IMPACT World Tag Team Champions.

For much of their career the Crists have wrestled on the Midwest independent circuit, most notably for the Heartland Wrestling Association as The Irish Airborne, where they have won the HWA Tag Team Championship a record six times. The trio have also wrestled for Combat Zone Wrestling, CHIKARA, IWA Mid-South and Ring of Honor as well as Canadian promotions Far North Wrestling and UWA Hardcore Wrestling. After years of being the Irish Airborne, they changed their name to Ohio Is 4 Killers(OI4K). The Crists currently also competes for Juggalo Championship Wrestling as The Ring Rydas, where they are current JCW Tag Team Champions.

Professional wrestling careerEdit

Early careerEdit

Both Dave and Jake were fans of professional wrestling growing up, favoring wrestling styles of a more extreme nature such as the Hardy Boyz in the Tables, Ladders, and Chairs match and the promotion Extreme Championship Wrestling. The two brothers along with other friends from high school began a backyard wrestling promotion. The promotion drew attention from large numbers of students from their high school and even drew the attention of the local media in a news segment. They were introduced to their trainer Bill Kovaleski who himself was in the process of forming an independent promotion and was looking for young talent. From that point on, they began formally training as singles wrestlers under the names Lotus and Crazy J. At a local promotion named UCW, there was a chance encounter with Shark Boy, who invited the brothers to a match in his Buckeye Pro Wrestling company.

Buckeye Pro Wrestling (2004)Edit

Under the names Lotus and Crazy J, the Crists made their debut in Buckeye Pro Wrestling against Dean and Chet Jablonski in which they were defeated. The Crists continued to wrestle their way through the ranks of BPW often feuding with the team of American Youth, ultimately defeating them on 24 February 2004 to become the BPW Tag Team Champions. During their time in BPW, the Crists had chances to work on cross promotion shows with Heartland Wrestling Association and were eventually offered a match with HWA.

Heartland Wrestling Association (2004–present)Edit

Now achieving their high school goal, the Crists entered HWA. They became instant fan favorites due to their performance in BPW and the shared fan base. Their first match was a four-way tag match teaming with Viper and Zeta against 4BJ, J.T. Stahr & Jimmy Turner & Ala Hussein. Airborne had continued success in HWA leading to a tag team title championship victory against Necessary Roughness in May 2005. As success came quickly for the brothers, so did tension, ultimately leading to a bloody feud that began in the Fall of 2005 and lasted through early 2006. The feud culminated in a best of seven series in which each brother would attempt to top the other in amounts of violence and wit. The feud finally ended in one of HWA's bloodiest and most gruesome ladder matches to date. Both men realizing neither could top the other ended the feud and began to wrestle as a team once again.

Ring of Honor (2006–2007)Edit

On 27 January 2006, the Crists were given an opportunity to wrestle a dark match in Ring of Honor against each other in which Lotus defeated Crazy J. The following evening they were again given an opportunity to wrestle in a dark match, this time as a tag team against Shane Hagadorn & Conrad Kennedy III in which they won. On 4 March 2006, at an Insanity Pro Wrestling show in Indianapolis, Indiana, the Airborne announced that they would be no longer be wrestling under the names of Lotus and Crazy J, but instead under their real names of Dave and Jake Crist as The Irish Airborne. On March 11, 2006, at Arena Warfare the Crists were able to earn a roster spot with ROH as they took on and defeated Tony Mamaluke and Sal Rinauro at the old ECW Arena.

Combat Zone Wrestling (2011–2012; 2014–present)Edit

Dave Crist would also make his CZW debut celebrating Jake's Wired TV Championship win. Dave though, would show more concern about his brother's TV title than in Jake's well being. After the show Dustin Rayz would confront the Irish Airborne about Dave getting involved in his match against Jake. Rayz would then challenge Dave Crist at CZW Cerebral. Dave would go one to win that match. Jake Crist successfully defended his Wired TV title against Latin Dragon earlier that night. On April 14, 2012, Dave defeated Jake with a low blow to win the CZW Wired TV Championship. Upon entering CZW, the Irish Airborne formed the stable Ohio Is 4 Killers (OI4K)with Nevaeh and Sami Callihan.

On September 27, 2014, at Deja Vu, OI4K defeated the Juicy Product to win the CZW World Tag Team Championship. On July 11, 2015, at New Heights, OI4K lost the CZW World Tag Team Championship to Team Tremendous. In Infinity Pro Wrestling, the Crist Brothers defeated Donnie and Jacob Hollows.

Juggalo Championship Wrestling (2010–present)Edit

The Irish Airborne debuted in Juggalo Championship Wrestling on May 16, 2010 in a losing effort to JCW Tag Team Champions Thomaselli Brothers. On May 26, the duo debuted as the masked tag team Ring Rydas. Jake, as Ring Ryda Red, and Dave, as Ring Ryda Blue, lost to Thomaselli Brothers. At Oddball Wrestling 2010, Ring Rydas defeated The Daivari Brothers (Shawn & Ariya Daivari). The following night at Bloodymania IV, the duo lost in a Fatal 4-way Tag Team match that also featured the Haters, The Briscoe Brothers, and The Kings of Wrestling. At 2011's Up in Smoke, the duo defeated Mad Man Pondo and Necro Butcher to become JCW Tag Team Champions. At the next JCW iPPV St. Andrews Brawl they defeated the Haters in their first titles defense. On July 28, the Ring Rydas lost the JCW Tag Team Championship to U-Gene and Zach Gowen. However, Gowen forfeited the championship after realizing that U-Gene cheated to win and gave the championships back to the Rydas. On December 20, 2014, at Big Ballas, Ring Rydas lost the titles against The Hooligans.

Big Japan Pro Wrestling (2013)Edit

On September 10, 2013, Big Japan Pro Wrestling announced that the Irish Airborne, representing CZW, would be making their Japanese debuts, when they take part in the 2013 Dai Nihon Saikyo Tag League, which runs from September 25 to November 22. The Irish Airborne finished their tournament on October 18 with a record of two wins and three losses, failing to advance from their block.

IMPACT Wrestling (2017–present)Edit

Dave and Jake would make their debut on August 17 at Destination X, under the name Ohio Versus Everything (oVe), defeating Jason Cade and Zachary Wentz in a tag team match. On August 20, they defeated LAX (Santana & Ortiz) to win the GFW World Tag Team Championship at Victory Road. On the October 12 edition of IMPACT!, LAX invoked their rematch clause by challenging oVe to a 5150 Street Fight at Bound for Glory. Upon accepting, LAX attacked oVe. At Bound for Glory, Sami Callihan would debut as well as establish his alliance with the Crist brothers in IMPACT Wrestling by helping them defeat LAX, with Jake Crist low blowing Ortiz before Callihan delivered a piledriver through a table for the win. They then proceeded to attack LAX after the match.

In wrestlingEdit

  • The Irish Airborne
    • Finishing moves
      • Irish Air Raid (Diving stomp by Dave to an opponent's head followed by a fireman's carry slam by Jake onto Dave's knees)
      • Irish Coffee (Diving stomp by Dave to an opponent's buttocks into a spike piledriver by Jake)
  • Ohio Is 4 Killers
    • Finishing moves
      • Killing Spree (Diving stomp by Dave to an opponent's buttocks into a spike kneeling reverse piledriver by Jake)
  • oVe
    • Finishing moves
      • The All Seeing Eye (Opponent placed in an electric chair by Dave, while Jake is thrown from Callihan's shoulders, transitioning into an elevated cutter)
      • Killing Spree (Diving stomp by Dave to an opponent's buttocks into a spike kneeling reverse piledriver by Jake)
    • Signature moves
      • Corner draping reverse STO (Callihan), preceded by a double superkick (Crists)
      • Double biel throw (Dave / Callihan) into a superkick (Jake)
  • Entrance themes
    • Independent circuit
      • "Let's Go All the Way by Insane Clown Posse
      • "Walking Dead" by Dropkick Murphys (used as The Irish Airborne)
      • "Gutshot" by Hail to the King (used as Ohio Is 4 Killers)
      • "OI4K" by Geoffrey Stump (used as Ohio Is 4 Killers)
      • "oVe" by Stefon Galifianakis (used as oVe)
    • Combat Zone Wrestling
      • "Bad Things" by Wednesday 13 (used as Ohio Is 4 Killers)
      • '"Gutshot" by Hail to the King (used as Ohio Is 4 Killers)
      • "OI4K" by Geoffrey Stump (used as Ohio Is 4 Killers)
    • Juggalo Championship Wrestling
      • "Duk Da Fuk Down" by Psychopathic Rydas (used as The Ring Rydas)
    • IMPACT Wrestling
      • "oVe Theme" by Dale Oliver (used as oVe)
      • "oVe" by Stefon Galifianakis (used as oVe)

Championships and accomplishmentsEdit

  • All American Wrestling
    • AAW Tag Team Championship (4 times)
  • Alpha-1 Wrestling
    • A1 Tag Team Championship (1 time)
  • Absolute Intense Wrestling
    • AIW Tag Team Championship (1 time)
  • American Pro Wrestling Alliance
    • APWA World Tag Team Championship (1 time)
  • Combat Zone Wrestling
    • CZW World Tag Team Championship (1 time)
    • CZW Wired TV Championship (2 times) – Jake (1) and Dave (1)
    • Best of the Best 16 – Dave
  • Destination One Wrestling
    • D1W Tag Team Championship (1 time)
    • Harvest Cup (2014) – Dave
  • IMPACT Wrestling
    • IMPACT World Tag Team Championship (1 time)
  • Heartland Wrestling Association
    • HWA Heavyweight Championship (2 times) – Jake
    • HWA Tag Team Championship (6 times)
    • HWA Heartland Cup (2011) – Jake
  • Infinity Pro Reign
    • Infinity Pro Duos Championship (1 time)
  • Insanity Pro Wrestling
    • IPW World Heavyweight Championship (1 time) – Jake
    • IPW Tag Team Championship (2 times)
    • IPW Junior Heavyweight Championship (5 times) – Dave (2) and Jake (3)
    • IPW Super Junior Heavyweight Tournament (2004, 2005, 2006) – Dave (2004, 2006) and Jake (2005)
  • IWA East Coast
    • IWA East Coast Tag Team Championship (1 time, current)
  • Independent Wrestling Association Mid-South
    • IWA Mid-South Heavyweight Championship (2 times) – Dave (1) and Jake (1)
  • International Wrestling Cartel
    • IWC Tag Team Championship (1 time)
  • Juggalo Championship Wrestling
    • JCW Tag Team Championship (5 times, current)
  • Northwest Ohio Wrestling
    • NOW Heavyweight Championship (1 time) – Dave
    • Glass City Tournament (2016) – Dave
  • Pro Wrestling Illustrated
    • PWI ranked Jake #312 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2015
    • PWI ranked Dave #306 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2015
  • Rockstar Pro Wrestling
    • Cicero Cup (2014, 2015) – Jake
    • Rockstar Pro Championship (2 times) – Jake (1) and Dave (1)
    • Rockstar Pro American Luchacore Championship (1 time) – Dave
    • Rockstar Pro Tag Team Championship (1 time) – Jake and Aaron Williams
    • Rockstar Pro Trios Championship (1 time, current) - with Jessicka Havok
  • Style Battle
    • Style Battle #1 – Dave
  • Xtreme Intense Championship Wrestling
    • XICW Tag Team Championship (1 time) – Aaron Williams, Dave Crist, Dezmond Xavier, Kyle Maverick, Trey Miguel and Zachary Wentz