Saturday, November 12, 2011
Thursday, September 8, 2011
Donofrio Entertainment Press Release: Brawl In The Fall
Other title fights scheduled include Detroit's Shamir Garcia defending his 205-lb Championship against Jackson's Tim Reichel; Auburn Hills' own Kris Lusch defends his 185-lb Impact Fight League belt against Saginaw's Charlie Cosen; Detroit's Roland Saucedo will face Jackson, Michigan's Frank Thomas for the vacant 155-lb Impact Fight League title; Canada's Justin Taveirne will defend his 145-lb Impact Fight League Title against Vince Murdock of Waterford, Michigan; James Hollway will take on Ryan Brettingham of Cadillac, Michigan, for the vacant Impact Fight League 135-lb title; Saginaw's Patrick Hook will face Matt Grechenski of Grand Rapids for the vacant 125-lb title; and Emlay City, Michigan's Mikey Galanos will defend his Impact Fight League 115-lb belt against Detroit's Nick Trongale.
Michigan's leader in female combat sports will also present no less than five female MMA matches including Madison Heights' Lisa Dzik vs. Grand Rapids' Chandra Engel (135 lbs); Monroe's Kathleen Albany vs. Detroit's Kathy Ajami (135 lbs); Hazel Park's Theressa Sass vs. Lansing's Yolanda Gonzalez (125 lbs) and Grand Rapids' Allana Jones vs. Hamtramck's Marie Putman (155).
Rounding out the action will be Redford's Dan Winston taking on Muskegon's Rich Stafford in a 145-lb scrap and Redford's Brad Goralski facing Frederick, Michigan's Matt Barkway in a 185-lb scrap.
"The Meadow Brook shows are easily the best in Michigan every year and we're coming back with BRAWL IN THE FALL, another amazing night of MMA for the huge crowds that always show up" said Joseph Donofrio. "Meadow Brook is an electric place for a fight show and we're very excited to be bringing the premier Mixed Martial Art promotion in the Midwest back to the fans in Rochester Hills."
Tickets for "Meadow Brook Cage Fight Festival" are available at The Palace of Auburn Hills and Meadow Brook Music Festival Box Offices, palacenet.com, all TicketMaster outlets or via charge by phone at 248-645-6666.
Doors open at 6:30 pm and fights start at 7:30. Meadow Brook Music Festival is located on the grounds of Oakland University.
Check out www.donofriomma.com for updates.
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Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Juggernaut Fight Series Review
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Michigan Extreme Combat Sports I Review
Michigan Extreme Combat Sports Quick Results
Devon Brown def. Nick Sondergeld via TKO (referee stoppage) Round 1, 2:47 (retains MECS Lightweight Title)
Ryan King def. John Slayton via split decision (46-49, 48-47, 48-47) wins MECS Light Heavyweight Title
Justin Walls def. Donnie Gorman via TKO (punches) Round 1, 2:45 (retains MECS Bantamweight Title)
Dom Walker def. Adam Gibson via verbal submission (unable to continue after Round 2) wins MECS Middleweight Title
Rob Taylor def. Josh Franklin via TKO (referee stoppage) Round 2, 2:40 (wins MECS Heavyweight Title)
Theresa Sass def. Hayley Green via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) wins MECS Women’s Welterweight Title
Rob Wofkowski def. Tonka Augsburger via submission (rear-naked choke) Round 1, 2:24
No-Gi Grappling Match: Jon Rennert def. Mickey Marsack via points
Brian Davis def. Bob Schell via knockout (punch) Round 1, 0:42
Cliff Ruffin def. Justin Hall via submission (guillotine choke) Round 2, 1:40
Tommy Stubbe def. Ali Collins via submission (armbar) Round 1, 2:22
Ali Amine def. Antonio James via submission (rear-naked choke) Round 1, 2:40
Kickboxing Match: Brent Payne def. Mike Turner via unanimous decision
Alex Kustrzewa def. Don Trout via submission (armbar) Round 1, 1:24
Cliff Ruffin def. Russell Campbell via submission (choke) Round 2, 1:23
Teven Hines def. Craig Rushing via TKO (referee stoppage) Round 1, 1:46
No-Gi Grappling Match: Matt Baron def. Angelo Fratarrangeli via points
Fight Night Awards
Fight of the Night: Dom Walker vs. Adam Gibson
Knockout of the Night: Brian Davis
Submission of the Night: Alex Kustrzewa
Thursday, July 21, 2011
Michigan Extreme Combat Sports Press Release
When: Saturday July 23, 2011
Where: Taylor, Michigan
Venue: Taylor Town Trade Center
Time: 7:00 PM to 11:30 PM.
General Admission = $25.00
Cageside Seats = $35.00
V.I.P. Tables = $375.00
Main Event - MECS Lightweight Title Bout
Devon Brown (Carleton) vs. Nick Sondergeld (Toledo)
Co-Main Event - MECS Light-Heavyweight Title Bout
John Slayton (Carleton) vs. Ryan King (Warren)
MECS Bantamwight Title Bout
Justin Walls (Dearborn Heights) vs. Donnie Gorman (Madison Heights)
MECS Middleweight Title Bout
Domonique Walker (Romulus) vs. Adam Gibson (Warren)
MECS Heavyweight Title Bout
Rob Taylor (Roseville) vs. Josh Franklin (Toledo)
MECS Womens Welterweight Title Bout
Theresa Sass (East Pointe) vs. Haley Green (Monroe)
AND MANY MORE!!!
For any questions, please contact Promotor Kevin Whittenberg at (734) 955-9988. You can also listen to Mr. Whittenburg on 1460 AM (WPON) on Friday July 22nd at 9:30 AM on Sports Talk with Ron Cameron. Also available at http://www.wpon.com/. See you there!!!
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Hierarchy III Review
Hierarchy III: Quick Results
Scott Brown def. Rick Morais via submission (ankle lock) Round 1, 1:43 (retains HFA Welterweight Title)
Will Woodford def. Sean Dunn via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28 and 2-28) wins HFA Featherweight Title
Derrick Mandell def. Marcus Wheeler via submission (arm triangle) Round 2, 1:11 (wins HFA Bantamweight Title)
CJ Proud def. Christopher Wolfgang via split decision (29-28, 29-28 and 28-29) wins HFA Lightweight Title
Dustin Babler def Antonio Gonzales via submission (guillotine choke) Round 1, 1:11 (wins HFA Flyweight Title)
Donnie Laramie def. Gary Pardon via TKO (strikes) Round 1, 2:05
Doug Babler def. Goose Zilla via submission (rear-naked choke) Round 1, 1:52
Brandon Maher def. Joey Palmer via verbal submission (unable to answer bell for Round 3)
Brandon Sandford def. Aaron Gilmore via submission (armbar) Round 1, 1:35
Kevin Crunk def. Shawn Vanwashanova via submission (armbar) Round 1, 1:47
Daniel Story def. Murray Schafer via TKO (strikes) Round 1, 1:41
Kyle Millimen def. Bryon Morden via submission (rear-naked choke) Round 1, 2:26
Chris Stevenson def. Tyler Telycenas via submission (body strikes) Round 1, 1:36
Alex Balli def. Kevin Martin via submission (rear-naked choke) Round 1, 1:49
Nathan Mandell def. Jeremy Seiler via knockout (punch) Round 1, 0:54
Vaughn Bell def. Russ Trammell via TKO (strikes) Round 1, 2:52
Fight Night Awards
Fight of the Night: Will Woodford vs. Sean Dunn
Knockout of the Night: Nathan Mandell
Submission of the Night: Scott Brown
Story and photos by: David Doig
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Tuesday, June 28, 2011
Mighigan Combat Leauge: Round 3 Photo Gallery
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