Updated: Apr 2
Brody McDougal vs. Mark Murphy
170 lb Muay Thai
McDougal lands early with front kicks and then a big right hand that backs up Murphy. Murphy fires back with a body shot. Nice left hook from Murphy, but McDougal answers with a big right hand. McDougal gets a strong clinch and lands a barrage of knees. The ref steps in due to an illegal knee to the head and takes a point away from McDougal. These guys are going at it. McDougal is landing the bigger shots, but Murphy is firing back. Another big front kick from McDougal before the end of the round. That shot has been money for him.
An early barrage from McDougal sends Murphy to the canvas. Huge knee to the body from McDougal and he follows up with a big combo to score another knockdown. Murphy is back up, but not for long as McDougal scores a 3rd e knockdown and the fight is over!!
Result: Brody McDougal defeats Mark Murphy by TKO
Alvin McLorrain (0-2) vs. Greg Jones (0-0)
Body kick from Mclorrain and he follows up with a head kick. Jones appears to be hurt, but he shoots a double leg and gets it. McLorrain is inexplicably holding onto a guillotine while Jones is in mount as Jones lands body shots. Now Jones is landing unanswered ground and pound from mount and the referee is forced to stop the fight. Great heart and grit from Jones to overcome some early adversity.
Result: Greg Jones defeats Alvin McLorrain via 1st round TKO
Chandler Donati (0-0) vs. Miguel Sevasin (1-2-1)
160 lbs Catchweight
Donati shoots immediately, but Sevasin defends and they are locked up against the the cage. Donati switches to a single leg and lands a huge slam. He lands some ground and pound and attempts a mounted guillotine before switching to Svasin's back. Sevasin scrambles and is now in Donati's guard. Sevasin postures up and lands a few ground strikes which draws a big reaction from the crowd. The round ends with Sevasin on top.
Big overhand from Donati misses and Sevasin responds with a combination which forces a shot from Donati. Sevasin defends and lands more big strikes, but Donati ties him up against the cage. Sevasin breaks away and lands again, and Donati shoots. Donati looks exhausted, but he lands a takedown. Sevasin locks up a triangle and gets the tap.
Result: Miguel Sevasin defeats Chandler Donati vis triangle choke
Anthony Rivera (0-2, Thunder) vs Joe Poirier (2-1, Lauzon MMA)
Poirier drops Rivera with a big right hand early and locks up a standing guillotine. Rivera launches himself off the fence in an attempt to escape and they go crashing to the canvas. Poirier has now locked the guillotine in tighter while in mount and gets the tap.
Result: Joe Poirier defeats Anthony Rivera via 1st round guillotine choke.
Mario Vazquez (0-0, Fusion X-cel) vs Jake Dillon (1-1, USMMA)
Immediate clinch and Vazquez scores a takedown. Dillon gets up, but Vazquez lands 3 big slams in a row. Dillon i sup again and separates, but Vazquez lands a head kick before scoring another takedown and taking Dillon's back. Vazquez is now landing ground and pound, but Dillon escapes and they are back standing briefly before Vazquez drags Dillon to the mat once again.
Dillon scores a takedown after catching a kick, but Vazquez immediately reverses and ends up on top. Dillon is back up, but not for long as Vazquez scores another takedown and transitions to the back. Dillon is flattened out now and Vazquez lands a few light punches. Vazquez in mount now, landing ground and pound. The round ends with Vazquez on Dillon's back.
Glancing head kick lands for Vazquez and Dillon answers with a few big punches. Vazquez finishes another takedown. Vazquez is in Dillon's half guard and controlling him, but not doing much damage. Dillon manages to get to his feet, but Vazquez drags him down again and lands in full mount. The round ends with Vazquez landing ground and pound.
Result: Mario Vazquez defeats Jake Dillon via unanimous decision
Lucas Remsen (1-0, Marandola Martial Arts) vs Niko Mavrommatis (1-0, Red Seal)
Amateur Muay Thai (150 lbs.)
Both guys come out swinging. Remsen lands a solid knee to the body. They trade leg kicks. Glancing right from Mavrommatis is answered by a left from Remsen. Big right from Niko followed by a solid combination. Another knee to the body from Remsen and two big right hands from Niko which are answered by a strong left from Remsen.
They come out swinging again. Remsen is starting to back Mavrommatis up with knees and kicks. more knees from Remsen and Mavrommatis looks to be fading slightly. Huge spinning backfist for Remsen. The knees to the body are starting to add up, but Mavrommatis fires back with big punches.
These guys are trying to take each other's heads off and the crowd loves it. They clinch and trade knees before breaking away and launching bombs again. Remsen forces Mavrommatis against the cage and they trade 3 spinning backfists. These guys are animals. Another spinning backfist from Niko and they trade more haymakers. I'm losing my mind along with the rest of the crowd. Holy moly, what a fight!!!!
Result: Lucas Remsen defeats Niko Mavrommatis via split decision
Angel Acevedo (1-1, Iron Body MMA) vs Andrew Valdina (3-2, Lauzon MMA)
Feeling out process on the feet and Valdina lands a combination. Valdina catches a kick and lands a takedown. He is straight into crucifix position and he's pounding away. The referee steps in to call a stop to the fight.
Result: Andrew Valdina defeats Angel Acevedo via 1st round TKO
Jeff Soivilien (5-4, South Shore Sportfighting) vs Hassan Graham (2-0, G&G)
Amateur Heavyweight Title (Vacant)
Immediate clinch from Soivilien followed by some knees to the body. Graham forces Soivilien into the cage, but not much is happening thus far. More knees from Soivilien and Graham picks up a single leg as Soivilien defends. They separate briefly and Soivilien forces another clinch.
They trade to start the round and Graham lands a good shot, but Soivilien isn't bothered by it. Soivilien forces another clinch and presses Graham into the cage where he lands knees to the body. Graham lands a takedown into side control and lands some ground and pound. Soivilien scrambles to his knees before the round ends.
Leg kick from Soiviliien is answered by a right hand from Graham. Soivilien forces Graham into the cage and lands more knees to the body before they break. Stiff jab from Graham. Big punches from Graham, but Soivilien keeps coming forward. More big shots from Graham. Knees to the body from Soivilien to end the round.
Graham lands a few hard punches, but Soivilien gets into the clinch again and forces Graham into the cage. Takedown for Soivilien and Graham grabs the cage which allows him to recover. Soivlilien lands some ground and pound and Graham grabs the cage again. There probably should have been a point deduction there. Another huge takedown for Soivilien and he's on Graham's back landing short punches. Round ends with Soivilien in a dominant position landing ground and pound.
Jab from Graham. Nice combination from Graham and Soivilien shrugs it off. The man has a large head and he can take a shot. Graham is moving backward, but Soivilien isn't capitalizing. Clinch from Soivilien and uppercuts land for Graham.
Result: Hassan Graham defeats Jeff Soivilien via unanimous decision.
(Correct result, but please launch an investigation into whomever scored it 50-45)
Kylie O'Hearn (1-2, Glory MMA) vs Gabriella Gulfin (4-3, Class One MMA)
Good exchange on the feet. Big left from the clinch by Gulfin and she lands a takedown. O'Hearn is back up, and breaks away. They are trading on the feet with both fighters landing. Body shot from Gulfin and O'Hearn answers, but Gulfin lands a solid right hand. Big knee to the body from O'Hearn and Gulfin grabs a body lock as O'Hearn hand fights. They are trading again with neither fighter willing to take a backward step. Solid right from O'Hearn is answered by a left from Gulfin. Gulfin grabs a single leg, but O'Hearn defends.
Right/left combo from Gulfin and she lands again upstairs after throwing to the body. O'Hearn is trying to maintain range witih her jab, but Gulfin is still landing. They trade leg kicks and O'