Full Name(s): Alixx Gates
Hometown: Kansas City
Billed From: Kansas City
Background Story/Gimmick: Gates hails from Kansas City, raises by free thinkers he was given free will as a child to whatever he pleased. With this kind of upbringing Gates was quite reckless, getting into his fair share of trouble. At the ripe age of 17 he joined a wrestling school in KC but quickly went into the indies. He now looks to make a name on a bigger stage. Gates is a rocker and it shows in his wrestling, from his entrance style and music, to the way he fights. He is reckless and carefree and has a devil may care attitude that allows for him to take bigger risks without much worry.
Fighting Style: High-Flyer style similar to Sami Zayn
Signature Moves: Diving Crossbody, Helluva Kick, Reverse Hurricanrana (used on occasion), Low Dropkick, Sleeper Hold, Surfboard, Blue Thunder Bomb, STF
Finishing Moves: Southern Constellations (Boma Ye); A Hero Loses Everyday (Zigzag)
Entrance Music: Pierce The Veil Feat Kellin Quinn: King For a Day
Added Information: Gates has a long scar on his left arm that goes from his shoulder to just below his elbow, this is from getting caught on a fence when he was young. He has several tattoos including the crest of courage on his left wrist, the phrase “Hold on Till May” on his ribs, the Hylian Bird in his neck, and Nightwing emblem on his right forearm.
Full Name(s): Emma Sage; Emma Sage-Gates
Hometown: Santa Monica, California
Billed From: Santa Monica
Background Story/Gimmick: Emma is a Cali girl at heart, but spent a great deal of her later life in Kansas City, living with a drunk for a father, who used her at will; she ought an outlet for the pain she felt at home. This resulted with her experimenting with drugs and self-harm, but that changed when she was introduced to Alixx Gates, a boy 3 years older than her, she met him during her sophomore year in high school, and he changed her outlook on life, helping her to better herself. He introduced her to music and wrestling and gave her the tools to express her pain in a more natural way. He also helped to get her away from her father. Soon, Emma was traveling on the weekends with Alixx, as he would work small indy shows she would train in the hopes of joining him in the ring. In 2013, Emma and Alixx were married and she competed in her first match on their wedding night. She now follows him to PWR to see what lies ahead.
Fighting Style: AJ Lee meets Becky Lynch
Signature Moves: Lou Thez Press, Moonsault, Diving Crossbody, Chick Kick, Vertical Suplex, Helluva Kick
Finishing Moves: Pierce The Ring (Shining Wizard), Fast Times at Rebellion High (Double Arm DDT)
Entrance Music: Pierce The Veil: Bulls in The Bronx
Added Information: She has a “Hold on Till May” in the same spot on her ribs that Alixx does (Lower left side), she has several scars on her wrist from cutting along with a razor blade tattoo and the phrase “It gets better” She has the crest of love tattooed on her left wrist.