Ohio Valley Wrestling (2014-present)
Hastings made his debut on July 16, as Eric Locker, in a dark match during the OVW TV 778th taping, defeating Elvis Pridemoore. His second dark match was on July 23, during the 779th OVW TV taping, defeating Jonathan Ramser. Locker defeated Adam Wyld on July 30, in a third dark match during the #780th OVW TV taping. He went on to join a battle royal during the August 2nd OVW Saturday Night Special, won by Shiloh Jonze. On Augut 6th, during the #781st OVW TV taping, Locker defeated Nick Dumeyer during a dark match. On the 782nd OVW TV taping, Locker won Robbie Walker in another dark match, via submission. On that same date, he wrestled his first tag match, teaming with Shiloh Jonze, winning against the team of Bud Dwight and Eddie Diamond.
On August 20, during the 783rd OVW TV taping, Locker beat Jamin Olivencia in a singles match. On August 27, at the 784th taping, Locker teamed with Jonez again to win another tag match against Bud Dwight and Eddie Diamond via disqualification. Entering September, Locker and Jonze, working as team War Machine, they defeated Randy Terrez and The Mexicutioner in a dark match. The War Machine team inherited title gold during the September 6th OVW Saturday Night Special, when they defeated Chris Silvio and Jamin Olivencia for the OVW Southern Tag Team Championships. On September 10, during the 786th OVW TV taping, Locker returned to singles action, defeating Bobby Wayne. On September 17, at the 787th taping, Locker lost to Rump Thump in a dark match. During the 788th taping, on September 24 Locker and Jonze successfully retained their tag titles against Chris Sharpe and Chris Silvio. During the October 1st taping, Locker and Jonze won a dark match against Robbie Walker and Tanner Reynolds.
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