TAG TEAM PROFILES
||Luke Williams & Butch Miller
||Kiwis (Nick Carter & Sweet William)
The New Zealand Sheepherders
||Double Gut Buster
Rhythm & Blues
None as The Bushwhackers, but click here to see the Sheepherders title history..
Before becoming the lovable Bushwhackers, Luke & Butch were a heel tag team known as The Sheepherders <--click their history.
World Wrestling Federation
December 1988: The Sheepherders joined the WWF, changing their name AND attitude, becoming known as the "Bushwhackers"..
December 30, 1988 - MSG: The Bushwhackers defeated the Bolshivics in their WWF debut match..
Royal Rumble 1989: Butch enters the Royal Rumble as #10 and Luke enters as the 19th participant..
The Bushwhackers gained victories over the Bolshivics, The Rougeau, Brain Busters, and the Powers of Pain..
WrestleMania V - the Bushwhackers defeat the Fabulous Rougeau Brothers in the WrestleMania debut
Aprils 7, 8, 9, 1989 - Bushwhackers Home Coming: The Bushwhackers defeated Bolshivics in the main event of a New Zealand card..
~~~These shows were cross-promotional events put on by the WWF and Arena Wrestling Alliance..
September 21, 1989 - Saturday Night Main Event: The Bushwhackers defeated the Fabulous Rougeau Brothers..
King of the Ring 1989: The Warlord defeats Butch in the 1st round -- Luke beats Volkoff in the 1st round, but loses to Rick Martel..
Survivor Series 1989: Rick Rude/Mr.Perfect/Rougeau Brothers beat Roddy Piper/Jimmy Snuka/Bushwhackers lose..
Royal Rumble 1990: The Bushwhackers defeated the Rougeau Brothers in the opening match..
March 6, 1990 - Superstars of Wrestling: The Bushwhackers were attacked by Honky Tonk Man and Greg Valentine with their guitars..
WrestleMania VI: The Bushwhackers crash Rhythm & Blues musical performance..
The Bushwhackers and Rhythm & Blues feuded for five months until after SummerSlam..
September 1990: The Bushwhackers and the Orient Express begin feuding swapping victories accross the country..
Survivor Series 1990: Nikolai Volkoff/Tito Santana/Bushwhackers defeat Sgt Slaughter/Boris Zukov/Orient Express..
Royal Rumble 1991: Luke enters the Rumble at number 27 and is eliminated by Earthquake after only 4 seconds!
April 15, 1991 - Saturday Night Main Event: The Nasty Boys beat the Bushwhackers to retain the Tag Team titles..
Summerslam 1991: Andre the Giant accompanies the Bushwhackers for their match against the Natural Disasters..
Survivor Series 1991: The Nasty Boys & Beverly Brothers defeat The Bushwhackers & The Rockers..
November 2, 1991 - House Show: The Bushwhackers vs The Beverly Brothers resulted in some embarassing contraversy..
~~~The Bushwhackers initiated a "faggot" chant during the match offended some of the Vancouver spectators..
The Bushwhackers gain the managing services of Jamison, for "added" humor factor..
Royal Rumble 1992: The Beverly Brothers defeated The Bushwhackers..
Around this time, Jamison disappeared from programming..
WrestleMania VIII: The Bushwhackers defeated the Beverly Brothers in the non-televised Dark Match..
SummerSlam 1992 - Hacksaw Jim Duggan and the Bushwhackers defeats the Mountie and the Nasty Boys in a non-televised match
Survivor Series 1993: The Bushwhackers & Men on a Mission (dressed as Doinks) defeat Bam Bam Bigelow's Team of 4..
WrestleMania X: The Heavenly Bodies defeated The Bushwhackers in the non-televised Dark Match..
Soon after leaving the WWF, the two opened up a restraunt in Tampa, Florida..
In The Meantime
1994: They were alledgedly contacted by Jimmy Hart to join WCW to help create familiar environment for the arrival of Hulk Hogan..
October 21, 1994 - Jacques Rougeau Retirement Show: The Bushwhackers defeated Well Dunn..
Late 1994 - WWF Tag Team Title Tournament: The Heavenly Bodies defeated The Bushwhackers in the 1st round of the tournament..
Royal Rumble 1995: Luke enters the Rumble as #13, Butch enters at #18..
November 19, 1999: The Bushwhackers (Luke & Butch) make a special appearance in the EWF to wrestle Love Bug & Chad Austin..
WrestleMania XVII: The Bushwhackers compete in the gimmick battle royal..
In The Meantime
2002: Luke Williams began doing bookings for IWA Peurto Rico..
Luke Williams was responsible for handling the contract negotiations between the WWF and Vader..
Butch Miller is now retired and living back in Wellington, New Zealand..
Butch Miller contracted a Staph infection, but recovered..
Butch Miller is also a columnist for New Zealand's official wrestling website nzpwi.co.nz..