Weight: 261 lbs.
Date of birth: March 2, 1980
Hometown: Omaha, NE
Pro debut: 1999
Trained by: Shawn Michaels
Finishing move: Top Rope Leg Drop
- In December 1999, Cade and the American Dragon arrived in Japan and competed for FMW (Frontier Martial-Arts Wrestling).
- On May 9, 2000, Cade defeated the American Dragon in a tournament final to win the vacant TWA (Texas Wrestling Alliance) Television title.
- Upon signing a WWF developmental deal, Cade was assigned to Memphis Championship Wrestling, and later to the Heartland Wrestling Association.
- On February 13, 2002, Cade and Mike Sanders defeated Val Venis and Steve Bradley in Dayton, OH for the HWA Tag Team title.
- Cade and Sanders had a falling out, and the following week, they had squared off with Cade winning. As a result, Cade picked Bradley to serve as the other half of the HWA Tag Team champions.
- On March 15, 2002, Cade and Bradley defeated Raven and Hugh Morrus (Bill DeMott) to regain the HWA Tag Team title.
- Cade defeated Johnny the Bull (Johnny Stamboli) on May 19, 2002 in Jeffersonville, IN to capture the HWA Heavyweight title.
- When the HWA was dropped as a WWF developmental territory, Cade was reassigned to Ohio Valley Wrestling.
- On the June 16, 2003 episode of "Raw," Cade (debuting as Garrison) defeated Lance Storm.