Lee Fields

Real name: Albert Lee Hatfield

From Pawhuska, OK / settled in Loxley, AL

Titles held in the Gulf Coast:  

Southeastern Jr. Heavyweight Championship – (1 time – 1953)

Gulf Coast Heavyweight Championship – (4 times – 1958, 1959, 1960, 1962)

Mississippi State Heavyweight Championship – (6 times – 1958, 1959, 1960)

World Tag Team Championship – (3 times – w/Mario Galento – 1957, w/Lester Welch – 1958, w/Donnie Fargo – 1960) *

United States Tag Team Championship – (1 time – w/Bobby Fields – 1966)

Southern Tag Team Championship – (8 times – w/Herb Welch – 1955, w/Don Fields – 1955, w/Greg Peterson – 1962, w/Joe Scarpa (2) – 1963, w/Mario Galento – 1964, w/Bobby Fields (2) – 1964, 1965)

Gulf Coast Tag Team Championship – (3 times – w/Bobby Fields (2) – 1968, w/Mario Galento – 1968)

 

* Note: The World Tag Team Championship was based in the Nashville promotion but was recognized and defended in the Gulf Coast

 

Lee Fields was the son of Virgil “Speedy” Hatfield, the eldest of the 3 Fields brothers and the father of Ricky Fields

Lee Fields was the owner and promoter for the Gulf Coast Wrestling Association from December 1959 through January 1978

 

Lee Fields 1953

 

Lee Fields 1950s

Lee Fields 1950s

 

Lee Fields 1950s

Lee Fields 1950s

 

Lee Fields under the lights at Ladd Stadium in Mobile, AL before record crowd of 12,000 fans May 22, 1957

Lee Fields under the lights at Ladd Stadium in Mobile, AL before record crowd of 12,000 fans May 22, 1957

 

Lee Fields 1960s

Lee Fields 1960s

 

Lee Fields 1960s

Lee Fields 1960s

 

Lee Fields early 1970s

Lee Fields early 1970s

 

Lee Fields early 1970s

Lee Fields early 1970s

 

Lee Fields early 1970s

Lee Fields early 1970s

 

Promoter Lee Fields 1971

Promoter Lee Fields 1971

 

Promoter Lee Fields accepts the key to his new pace car for the Mobile International Speedway, which he also owned 1971.

Promoter Lee Fields accepts the key to his new pace car for the Mobile International Speedway, which he also owned. With him is Jerry Mims, sales manager for Bolton Ford in Mobile, AL 1972.

 

Promoter Lee Fields 1975

Promoter Lee Fields 1975

 

Lee Fields with his son Ricky Fields 1977

Lee Fields with his son Ricky Fields 1977