Cat Gunsmith

Balk Ruby Promotions Crown holder Gunsmith, circa 1983

Billed height 6 ft 4 in
Billed weight 275 lb
Billed from St. Louis, Missouri
Pat Sonoda Armstrong (born July 11, 1963), better known by his ring name Cat Gunsmith, is a professional wrestler, booker and promoter currently operating and performing for the Unionized Simulated Fighting Association, as well as making infrequent appearances for the Professional Grappling Association. He has aligned himself with the Zen Dungeon.

Gunsmith had mainstream popularity in the mid 1980s through the early 1990s as the all-American, working-class hero character Cat Gunsmith in Balk Ruby Promotions (now the Professional Grappling Association -- PGA), and was notable in the mid-to-late 1990s as "The Dog" Cat Gunsmith, the villainous heel general, during PGA's Some Rad Ass Wrestling! period. Following the exodus of PGA stars to the new USA promotion, Gunsmith revised his heroic character by combining elements of his two most famous personas.

Gunsmith was inducted into the Wrestling Contemplator Newsletter Hall of Fame in 2005. He is a sixteen-time world heavyweight champion: a fourteen-time Balk Ruby Promotions/PGA World Heavyweight Wrestling Champion and a two-time USA Heavyweight Champion, as well as a US Tag Team Championship run with fellow Mega Friend Ultramasculine Andy Frantic and several secondary title runs that were not deemed important enough for record keeping. He was the first wrestler to win PGA's World Heavyweight Championship three times. He was also the first winner a Grande Royale match in 1989 and the first to win three Grande Royale matches in a row.


Early LifeEdit

Professional Grappling AssociationEdit

Unionized Simulated Fighting AssociationEdit


Gunsmith, promoter and champion circa 2009

In WrestlingEdit

  • Finishing moves
    • Double Gun Crisis (Top rope double elbow drop splash)
  • Signature moves
    • Alabama Slam
    • Powerslam
  • Music

Championships and accomplishmentsEdit

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