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Year in Review 2016

6 local fighters, ex-residents, or fighters representing local gyms have fought in 9 different MMA organizations

Wins – 16

Loses–13

DRAW 1

(4 wins & 4 Loses were locals competing against each other)

TITLE FIGHT WINNERS

Juan Archuleta (Tru Form MMA)

Daniel Chiaramonte (California Fight League)

Raul Hernandez (Fight Night at Parq)

Josh Lewis (Gladiator Challenge)

FIGHTERS

Juan Archuleta, Danny Chiaramonte, Joe Condon, Sun Davis, Ryan Fillingame, Camriin Gobert, Jaime Gonzalez, Raul Hernandez, Robert Hernandez, Beau Higginson, Josh Lewis, JaFar Lofton, Bakari McClain, Rich Mapstead, Jesus Moreno, Alexander Moses, Jonathan Noriega, Walter Ollendorff, Chris Owen, James Quigg, Gabriella Roberts, Thamar Sarwar, Alex Silva, Victor Sydnor, Nick Vanderpool, and Aaron Williams

ORGANIZATIONS

California Fight League, California Xtreme Fighting, Conflict MMA, Fight Night at Parq, Gladiator Challenge, King of the Cage, Real MMA, SMASH Global 3 and Tru Form MMA

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JANUARY UPDATE

January 30: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Sports Complex in San Jacinto, CA

Nick Vanderpool (Apple Valley) lost to Angelo Trevino via three round decision.

January 23: At a Tru Form Entertainment event held at the Civic Center in Sullivan, Indiana.

Juan Archuleta (Navy Street and Cobra Kai) defeated Luis Guerra for the Featherweight Title Belt. Archuleta won via TKO 2:39 into round three.

FEBRUARY UPDATE

February 6 at the San Bernardino Fairgrounds in Victorville five local fighters competed at a California Fight League event.

Two local fighters faced off in the co-main event for the Bantamweight Championship title. Daniel Chiaramonte (White Tiger Martial Arts in Hesperia) defeated Victor Sydnor (Checkmat Mafra in Hesperia/Team Diamond in Victorville). Chiaramonte won via three round unanimous decision.

Jonathan Noriega (Cobra Kai in Victorville) took on Adam Lizaola for the Welterweight Championship Title. Noriega lost via rear naked choke 2:10 into round.

Chris Owen (Cobra Kai in Victorville) who lost to Jose Campos via three round split decision.

Raul Hernandez (Cobra Kai in Victorville) defeated Danny Vega via submission ankle lock 1:19 into round one.

February 20: Conflict MMA event will be held at The Bell Auditorium in Augusta, GA

James Quigg (Granite Hills Graduate) defeated Zac Cooper at this event.

MARCH UPDATE

March 5: At a King of the Cage event held at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, CA

Aaron Williams (Cobra Kai in Victorville) defeated Alex Silva (Kahli Fighter in Barstow) via standing guillotine choke 2:07 into round one.

Jafa Lofton (Kahli Fighter in Barstow) defeated Anthony Jiménez via triangle choke 2:03 into round one.

Richard Mapstead (Team Diamond in Victorville) lost to David Gonzalez via three round unanimous decision (30-27,29-28,29-28)

Ryan Fillingame (Team Diamond in Victorville / Sultana Graduate) defeated Jay Pinto via three round unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28).

March 24: At a SMASH Global 3 held at the Taglyan Cultural Complex in Los Angeles, CA

Juan Archuleta (Cobra Kai in Victorville / Sultana Graduate) defeated Emilio Chavez via three round unanimous decision.

Ryan Fillingame (Team Diamond in Victorville / Sultana Graduate) defeated Sam Rodriguez via Guillotine Choke Submission 1:53 into Round two.

March 25: At REAL MMA event held at Sam’s Town Casino in Las Vegas.

Alexander Moses (Kahli Fighter in Barstow) defeated Dominique Edwards via three round unanimous decision.

APRIL UPDATE

April 10: At The Hurt Business presents -Fight Night at Parq will be held at the Parq Night Club in San Diego, California.

Gabriella Roberts (White Tiger Marital Arts in Hesperia) faced Gina Reyes, fight ended in a draw.

Raul Hernandez (Cobra Kai in Victorville) defeated Leo Imai for the Featherweight Title Belt. Hernandez won via three round unanimous decision.

April 16: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Sports Complex in San Jacinto,CA.

Jaime Gonzalez (Universal Grappling Academy in Victorville) defeated Jason Blacketer via submission 1:50 into round two.

Josh Lewis (Houdini Grips in Silverlakes) defeated Bakari Mcclain (Victorville) via TKO 46 seconds into round one for the Super Fight Title Belt.

Sun Davis (Houdini Grips) lost to Dante Harrel via split decision.

Jesus Moreno (Cobra Kai) defeated Joe Navas via TKO 30 seconds into round one.

April 22: at a California Xtreme Fighting event held at the Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City, CA.

Joe Condon (Cobra Kai) lost to Karen Darabedyan via guillotine choke 1:12 into round one, for the California Xtreme Fighting Super Lightweight Title.

April 23: At a California Fight League event held at the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville.

Robert Hernandez (Cobra Kai) lost to Joshua Kim via three round unanimous decision.

Thamar Sarwar (Cobra Kai) defeated Daniel Almaraz via guillotine choke submission 47 seconds into round 2

Chris Owen (Cobra Kai) defeated Beau Higginson (White Tiger) via TKO 2:00 end of round two.

Walter Ollendorff (Cobra Kai) lost to Jonathan Kim via three round unanimous decision.

Camriin Gobert (Cobra Kai) lost to Anthony Jimenez via rear naked choke submission 1:31 into round two

Year in Review 2015

Published December 10, 2015

72 local fighters, ex-residents, or fighters representing local gyms have fought in 23 different MMA organizations

Wins – 70

Loses–55

(**10 wins & 10 Loses were locals competing against each other)

TITLE FIGHT WINNERS

Alex Reyes (King of the Cage)

Jamal Pogues (Archangel Worldwide & CAMO – California State Champion)

James Quigg (World Combat Federation)

Ryan Fillingame (California Fight League & Archangel Worldwide)

Jesus Moreno (World Fighting Championships)

Paul Karsky (Gladiator Challenge)

Albert Veloz (U of MMA)

Victor Sydnor (California Fight League)

Jonathan Noriega (CAMO – California State Champion)

Fighters: Mark Anderson, Matt Anderson, Juan Archuleta, Adrian Bartee, Cody Bollinger, Kasie Brower, George Burton, Eric Castodio, Chris Chavez, Farhad Chavez, Danny Chiaramonte, George Church, Joe Condon, Krystapher Cooper, Chris Culley, Carl Culpepper, Seth Dikun, Marcus Edwards, Jeremy Fillingame, Ryan Fillingame, Manuel Franchia, Morgan Frier, Jason Glaza, Isaac Gonzalez, Matt Hagge, Brandon Hastings, David Hernandez, Raul Hernandez, Robert Hernandez, Dan Henderson, Beau Higginson, Mike Hope, Luis Iniguez, Marquis Johnson, Paul Karsky, Manuel Laureano, Lavell Lacy, Shelton Lawson, JaFar Lofton, Freddy Manzo, Rich Mapstead, Joseph Marquez, Vincent Mendoza, Jesus Moreno, Jonathan Noriega, Lissette Neri, Chris Owen, Allenita Perez, Ignacio Perez, Jeselia Perez, Jamal Pogues, James Quigg, David Reeder, Alex Reyes, Dominick Reyes, Kasey Roberts, Elias Rosalez, James Quigg, Kenosha Saunders, Victor Sydnor, Joe Stevenson, Maia Stevenson, Issac Soto, Lucas Taber, Joshua Talasco, Nick Vanderpool, Albert Veloz, Jason Walraven, Anthony Wehrle, Aaron Williams, Teddy Williams and Zach Williams.

Organizations: Archangel Worldwide, Bellator, California Fight League, Fight Lab, Get Down, Gladiator Challenge, King of the Cage, Lightsout, Real MMA, Resurrection Fighting Alliance, Ring of Dreams, Super Brawl, Tachi Palace, Titan FC , Tru-Form Entertainment, U of MMA, UFC, UPC Unlimited, V3, World Combat Federation, World Fighting Championship, and WSOF

January 2015

January 16: At a Bellator 132 event held at the Pechanga Casino Resort in Temecula, Calif.

Jason Glaza (Cobra Kai) lost to Everett Cummings via Technical Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1:55 into round 2.

January 17: At a WSOF event held at the Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, NV

Joe Condon (Cobra Kai) defeated Jonathan Nunez in the co-main event via Submission (Guillotine Choke) 4:22 into round 3

January 24: At a UFC Fight Night on Fox event held at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden.

Dan Henderson (Victor Valley Grad) lost to Gegard Mousasi via TKO (Strikes) 1:10 into round one.

January 24: At a Fight Lab 43 event held in The Grady Cole Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.

James Quigg (Granite Hills Grad) defeated Phillip Adams by Submission (armbar) 1: 35 into Round one.

Jan 30: At a Super Brawl I event held at the Phoenix Zoo in Phoenix, AZ.

Joe Stevenson (Cobra Kai) lost to Dominique Robinson via split decision. (48-47, 47-48, 49-46)

Jason Walraven (Cobra Kai) lost to Daniel James via Kimura 2:55 into round one.

Jan 30: At a Real MMA event held at the Silverton Casino in Las Vegas ,NV

Vincent Mendoza (Kahli Fighter in Barstow) lost to Urvino Castelan via three round unanimous decision.

FEBRUARY 2015

Feb 7: At a California Fight League event held at San Bernardino County Fair and Event Center in Victorville, CA. SOLD OUT SHOW

High Desert Fighter Results

Ignacio Perez (Global Force Fitness) lost to Isaac Gonzalez ( Cobra Kai) via Guillotine Choke 28 seconds into round 3.

Albert Veloz ( Cage Combat Academy) defeated Daniel Hearn via Guillotine Choke 1:44 into round one.

Kasie Brower (Cage Combat Academy) defeated Akari Wang via guillotine choke 1:23 into round three.

Eric Castodio (Cage Combat Academy) defeated Gerardo Abanza via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 1:03 into round two.

Jeselia Perez (Cobar Kai) lost to Daria Berenato via Dr. Stoppage end of round two.

Robert Hernandez (Cobra Kai) defeated Ja-Cobe Powell via darce choke 1:18 into round one.

Danny Chiaramonte (White Tiger) defeated Sean Collins via unanimous decision. (30-26), (30-26), (29-28)

Ryan Fillingame (Sultana Grad) defeated George Ly via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 1:59 into round two.

Raul Hernandez (Cobra Kai) defeated Michael Jackson via KO 29 seconds into round one.

Feb 20: At a Lights Out at the Lodge event held at the Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City, California.

David Hernandez (Apple Valley Grad) lost to Alfred Kashakian via first round KO.

Brandon Hastings (White Tiger in Hesperia) lost third round KO.

Feb 28: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Sports Complex in San Jacinto, CA

Paul Karsky(Universal Grappling Academy) defeated Ricky Ford via armbar in the first.

Matt Hagge (Serrano Grad) defeated Mario Casares via rear naked choke 49 seconds into round one.

Matt Anderson (Granite Hills Grad) defeated Abel Palacious via three round unanimous decision.

Nick Vanderpool (Apple Valley) defeated Nate Espinoza via KO 1:11 into round one.

Carl Culpepper (Hesperia Grad) defeated Jamiah Williamson via Kamora 1:34 into round one.

George Church (Granite Hills Grad) lost to Snota Sonokawa via three round unanimous decision.

Feb 28: at a Ring of Dreams event held in Benton Convention Center in Winston Salm, NC

James Quigg (Granite Hills Grad) defeated Jose Davila via rear naked choke 2:53 into round two.

MARCH UPDATE

March 15: At King of the Cage held at the Soboba Casino in San Jacinto, Cali.

TITLE FIGHT… Alex Reyes (Cage Combat Academy in Victorville) defeated Joshua Aveles via head and arm choke 2:26 into round four. Reyes obtains both the Lightweight and Jr. Welterweight Titles

Carl Culpepper (Hesperia Grad) lost to Giovanni Sarran via tko (ref stoppage) 4:12 into round three.

Chris Culley (Barstow Grad) lost to Jay Bogan via head and arm choke 1:35 into round one.

March 20: At a Titan FC event held in Mobile, AL.

Cody Bollinger (Sultana Grad) lost to Andre Harrison via three round unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Marcus Edwards (Granite Hills Grad) defeats Adam Nijem via Rear Naked Choke Submission 1:20 into Round one

March 21 At an Archangel Worldwide event held at the Rancho Santa Fe Motor Club in Vista, CA.

TITLE FIGHT… Jamal Pogues(Cobra Kai) defeated Jared Vanderaa via three round split decision.

Chris Owen (Cobra Kai) defeated Addie Sann via three round unanimous decision.

Joseph Marquez (Cobra Kai) losted to Alberto Romo via submission 1:22 into round two.

March 27: at The World Combat Federation event held at The Durham Armory in North Carolina.

TITLE FIGHT… James Quigg (Granite Hills Grad) defeated Jeremy Seff for the 135 pound title belt. Quigg won via TKO.

March 28: At a World Series of Fighting event held at the Comerica Theatre in Phoenix, Ariz.

Juan Archuleta (Cobra Kai) lost to Andres Ponce via triangle choke 53 seconds into round two.

APRIL UPDATE

April 3 at a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Agua Caliente Casino in Palm Spring, CA.

Teddy Williams (Cobra Kai) defeated Dylan Woods via Key Lock 1:03 into round one.

Dominick Reyes(Cage Combat Academy) defeated Jesse Glass via Guillotine Choke seconds into round one.

Luis Iniguez (Cobra Kai) defeated Chris Chaves (Barstow) via Rear Naked Choke 2:31 into round two

Adrian Bartee (Cobra Kai) defeated Dustin Cadispoti via TKO(Strikes) 1:47 into round three.

Elias Rosalez (Victorville) lost to Justin Castrillo via rear naked choke 39 seconds into round one.

April 10, 2015 at a World Series of Fighting held at the Foxwoods Resorts Casino in Connecticut.

Joe Condon (Cobra Kai) lost to Nick Newell via unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 29-28.

April 11: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Sports Complex in San Jacinto, CA

More details soon.

TITLE FIGHT… Paul Karsky (Universal Grappling Academy) defeated Jesse Glass via Arm Bar 29 seconds into round one.

Matt Hagge (Serrano Grad) won via TKO ref stoppage 30 seconds into round one.

Mark Anderson (Granite Hills Grad) lost to Lafonte Tay DuBois via unanimous decision.

April 17: At a Real MMA event held at the Silverton Casino in Las Vegas NV.

JaFar Lofton (Kahli Fighter in Barstow) lost to Dominique Edwards via three round split decision.

Vincent Mendoza (Kahli Fighter in Barstow) lost to Julius Lopez via three round unanimous decision.

Manuel Franchia (Kahli Fighter in Barstow) lost to Bryhayn Zurcher via guillotine choke 46 seconds into round one.

April 18: At a King of the Cage (World Amateur Championships 2) event held at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, CA.

Gerald Harvey (Granite Hills Grad) lost to Demarcus Brown via rear naked choke 2:42 into round one.

April 24: At a World Fighting Championships event held in Las Vegas, NV.

TITLE FIGHT…. Jesus Moreno(Cobra Kai) defeats Cody Monsalve to win the WFC 145lb title. Moreno won via Rear Naked choke 2:13 into round two.

Isaac Soto (Cobra Kai) defeats Joshua Thopson via rear naked choke 47 seconds into round one.

Chris Owen (Cobra Kai) lost to Jorddy Villegas via TKO, Ref Stoppae, 59 seconds into round one.

MAY UPDATE

May 3: At a Get Down 17 event held at the Yost Theater in Santa Ana, CA

Joseph Marquez (Cobra Kai) defeated Patrick Fernandez via three round unanimous decision.

Isaac Gonzalez (Cobra Kai) lost to Anthony Arellano via three round split decision.

May 31: At a U of MMA event held at the Club Nokia in Los Angeles, CA

Title Fight…. Albert Veloz representing Cage Combat Academy in Victorville defeated Ryan Lilley for the Featherweight (145 pound) title. Veloz won via three round unanimous decision.

JUNE UPDATE

June 5: At a Resurrection Fighting Alliance event held at the First Bank Event Center in Broomfield, CO

Granite Hills Graduate, Marcus Edwards defeated Thiago Alves via three round unanimous decision.

June 6: At a UFC Fight Night 68 held at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, LA

Victor Valley High School Graduate, Dan Henderson defeated Tim Boetsch via KO 28 seconds into round one.

June 14: At a King of the Cage event held at the Soboba Casino in San Jacinto, CA

Rich Mapstead (Apple Valley) lost to Peter Josesh via three round split decision.

June 19: At a Real MMA event held at the Silverton Casino in Las Vegas, NV

Krystapher Cooper (Kahli Fighter Training Center in Barstow) defeated Dylan Brooks via rear naked choke 1:11 into roundd two.

Jafar Lofton (Kahli Fighter Training Center in Barstow) lost to Jorge Padilla via three round unanimous decision.

June 20: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Sports Complex in San Jacinto, CA.

Matt Hagge (Serrano Grad) defeated Alexander Moses via Guillotine Choke 30 seconds into round two.

Nick Vanderpool(Apple Valley) defeated Mo Giyasov via TKO 1:27 into round one.

June 20: At a California Fight League event held at Mavericks Stadium in Adelanto, CA

Featherweight Title…. Ryan Fillingame (California Kingdom) defeated Roberto Hernandez via Submission 2:12 into round two.

Chris Owen (Cobra Kai) lost to Adam Lizaola via three round split decision.

Raul Hernandez (Cobra Kai) lost to Jalin Turner via TKO 1:11 into round one.

Jonathan Noriega (Cobra Kai) defeated Jeremy Fillingame (California Kingdom in Hesperia) via three round unanimous decision.

Jamal Pogues (Cobra Kai) defeated Lavell Lacy (Hesperia) via Submission 1:19 into round one.

Allenita Perez (Cobra Kai) defeated Karla Moreno via three round unanimous decision.

Daniel Chiaramonte (White Tiger in Hesperia) lost to Jesse Strader via three round unanimous decision.

Isaac Gonzalez (Cobra Kai) lost to Addie Sann via three round unanimous decision.

June 27: At a World Fighting Championships event held at the Grand Sierra Resort in Reno, NV.

Jason Walraven (Cobra Kai) lost to Dan Molina via submission 4:43 into round one.

JULY UPDATE

July 18: At a Titan Fighting Championship event held in the Union Station Sprint Festival Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri.

Cody Bollinger (Sultana Graduate) lost to Freddy Assuncao via Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) 2:51 into round two

Marcus Edwards (Granite Hills Graduate) lost to Pat Healy via TKO (Punches) 3:17 into round two.

July 18: At Archangel Worldwide Presents: Road 2 War V held at the Rancho Santa Fe Motor Club in Vista, CA

TITLE FIGHT… Ryan Fillingame (California Kingdom) defeated Dennis Fisher for the Featherweight title. Fillingame won via submission 2:34 into round two.

AUGUST UPDATE

Aug 8: At a King of the Cage event held at the Spirit Lake Casino in St Michael, ND.

Seth Dikun (Cage Combat Academy) lost to via for the King of the Cage Bantamweight World Title at this event.

Aug 14: At a Mosley Showdown MMA event held at the Finish Line Sports Grill in Pomona, CA

Mike Hope (Cobra Kai) defeated Caleb Bright via TKO 1:45 into round one.

Aug 15: At a Gladiator Challenge event held the Agua Caliente Casino in Rancho Mirage.

David Reeder(High Desert Judo in Apple Valley) defeated Ryan Hazinski via RNC 1:14 into round one.

George Burton (Cobra Kai) defeated AJ Rangel via three round unanimous decision.

Adrian Bartee(Cobra Kai) lost to Ray Cooper Jr via KO 34 seconds into round one.

Luis Iniguez(Cobra Kai) lost to Tyler Freeland via three round unanimous decision.

Maia Stevenson(Cobra Kai) defeated Alexis Trinidad Marquez via three round unanimous decision.

Kasey Roberts (Kahli Fighter Training Center) defeated Joshua Talasco (Barstow) via KO 14 seconds into the first round.

Zach Williams (Williams Combat Grappling) lost to Fidel Sanchez via DR Stoppage (injury) end of round two.

August 16: At a U of MMA event held at the Club Nokia in Los Angeles, CA

Albert Veloz (Cage Combat Academy) lost to Kurt Eberhard via KO 45 seconds into round one.

Aug 28: At a Bellator 141 event held at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, CA.

Lissette Neri (Hesperia) lost to Adrienna Jenkins via TKO 2:38 into round one.

Aug 29: At a King of the Cage event held at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, CA.

Alex Reyes (Cage Combat Academy in Victorville) defends his King of the Cage Jr Welterweight title by defeating Thomas Noel . Reyes won via submission (arm-head triangle choke) 1:40 into round one.

Aaron Williams (Cobra Kai) defeated via three round unanimous decision.

SEPTEMBER UPDATE

Sept 11: At a Real MMA event held at Sams Town Casino in Las Vegas, NV

JaFar Lofton (Kahli-Fighter in Barstow) defeated Emmanuel Dimas via TKO Dr. stoppage end of round two.

Manuel Franchia (Kahli-Fighter) defeated Ray Ostrander via TKO Dr. stoppage end of round two.

Sept 20: At a UPC Unlimited event held at the Selland Arena in Frenso, CA

Ryan Fillingame (California Kingdom) defeated Robert Trujillo via three round unanimous decision.

Sept 26: At V3 fights held at the Minglewood Hall in Memphis, TN.

Chris Culley (Barstow Grad) lost to Bryce Mitchell via armbar 3:39 into round one.

OCTOBER UPDATE

Oct 3: At a California Fight League event held at Mavericks Stadium in Adelanto, CA.

Jamal Pogues(Cobra Kai) defeated Roland Dunlap via arm bar 1:30 into round one.

Kenosha Saunders(Cobra Kai) lost to Ruben Castanon via three round unanimous decision.

Jonathan Noriega(Cobra Kai) defeated Taylor Fann via ref stoppage due to strikes 1:20 into round two.

Farhad Chavez (Cobra Kai) lost to Beau Higginson (White Tiger in Hesperia) via submission 1:08 into round one.

Anthony Wehrle(Cobra Kai) defeated Joe Freeman via TKO (fighter unable to continue) end of round two.

Victor Sydnor representing Checkmat Mafra in Hesperia and Team Diamond in Victorville defeated Mathew Beneke for the California Fight League 135 pound title belt. Sydnor won via three round unanimous decision.

Oct 10: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Thunder Valley Casino in Lincoln, CA.

Juan Archuleta (Cobra Kai) defeated Alex Valdez via submission 13 seconds into round three.

Oct 17: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Sports Complex in San Jacinto, CA.

Marquis Johnson (Universal Grappling Academy in Victorville) defeated Joshua Glass via TKO (strikes) 12 seconds into round one.

Freddy Manzo (Houdini Grips in Silverlakes) defeated Jesse Glass via strikes 2:14 into round two.

Oct 23: At a Lights Out Promotion event held at the Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City, CA.

Juan Archuleta (Cobra Kai) defeated Alfred Khashakyan via unanimous decision (30-25, 30-26, 30-27).

Nick Vanderpool (Apple Valley) lost to Thor Skancke via ???.

Oct 24: At a Tru-Form Entertainment event held at the Junior Seau Oceanside Pier Plaza Amphitheatre in Oceanside, CA.

George Burton (Cobra Kai) lost to Ian Bulter via No Contest ref stoppage illegal knee to the head in round two.

NOVEMBER UPDATE

Nov 7: At a UFC event held at the Ginásio do Ibirapuera in São Paulo, Brazil.

Dan Henderson (Victor Valley Grad) lost to Vitor Belfort via TKO 2:07 into round one.

Nov 19: At a Tachi Palace event held in Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino in Lemoore, Ca.

Chris Culley (Barstow Grad) defeated Kyle Reyes via three round unanimous decision.

Nov 20: At a World Series of Fighting 25 event held at the Comerica Theatre in Phoenix, AZ

Joe Condon (Cobra Kai) lost Mike Ricci via KO(head kick) 2:41 into round one.

November 20: At a Real MMA event held at Sams Town in Las Vegas, NV.

Manuel Franchia (Kahli Fighter Training Center in Barstow) lost to Yobanny Sanchez via TKO in round three.

November 21, 2015 California Fight League put on an event for the troops at Ft. Irwin near Barstow California.

Juan Archuleta (Cobra Kai/Navy St.) defeated Andrew Natividad via three round unanimous decision.

Jason Walraven (Cobra Kai in Victorville) defeated Lucas Taber via KO 1:10 into round one.

Issac Soto (Cobra Kai in Victorville ) lost to Albert Garcia via armbar 2:59 into round one.

Manuel Laureano (Cobra Kai in Victorville) defeated Shelton Lawson (White Tiger in Hesperia) via ref stoppage due to cut 2:11 into round one.

Nov 22: at a U of MMA event held at the Club Nokia in Los Angeles, CA.

Beau Higginson (White Tiger in Hesperia) lost to David Boyko via TKO 23 seconds into round one.

November 28: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at Agua Caliente Casino in Rancho Mirage, CA

Jason Glaza (Cobra Kai in Victorville) defeated Rob Wenig via TKO ref stoppage due to stikes 1:09 into round one. (Fight Photos posted below)

Morgan Frier (Houdini Grips in Silverlakes) lost to Jessica Faamai via three round unanimous decision

Marquis Johnson (Universal Grappling Academy in Victorville) defeated David Reeder (High Desert Judo) via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 1:37 into round one.

Chris Chavez (Barstow) defeated Justin Brooks via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 26 seconds into round three.

DECEMBER UPDATE

December 19: The CAMO – California State Championship Finals at a Get Down MMA event held at the Yost Theater in Santa Ana, Ca.

Title Fight…. Jamal Pogues defeated Adam Wamsley via three round unanimous decision for the Light Heavyweight title (185 pound)

Title Fight…. Jonathan Noriega defeated Esley Colson Via Kimora 1:28 into round two for the the Middleweight (170 pound) title.

Robert Hernandez defeated Julio Rios via KO 1:09 into round three.

Year in Review 2014

Published December 21, 2014

66 local fighters, ex-residents, or fighters representing local gyms have fought in 21 different MMA organizations

Wins – 75

Loses– 53

Draw – 1

(*7 wins and loses came with High Desert Fighters fighting each other)

Fighters: Eric Anderson, Juan Archulete,  Ricky Alvarez, Adrian Bartee, Cody Bollinger, Eric Castodio, Danny Chiaramonte, Joe Condon, Jamie Coronado, Luis Cruz, Chris Culley, Carl Culpepper, Isaiah Culpepper, Allen Debellis, Richard Delfin, Fabian Diaz, Seth Dikun, Marcus Edwards, John Espinosa, John Fiedler, Adam Gentile, Jason Glaza, Isaac Gonzalez, Matt Hagge, Dan Henderson, David Hernandez, Jorge Hernandez, Raul Hernandez, Roberto Hernandez, Justin Hernandez, Luis Iniguez, Paul Karsky, Jose Lopez, Marcelo Mafra, Rich Mapstead, Jason McLaughlin, Luke Melchoir, Vincent Mendoza, Jesus Moreno, Angel Munoz, Lissette Neri, Jonathan Noriega, Frederick Payne, Allenita Perez, Jamal Pogues, James Quigg, Alex Reyes, Dominick Reyes, Kasey Roberts, Stephanie Salazar, Kenosha L Saunders, Ethan Schofield, James Sears Jr., Pete Schaffer, Brandon Shelton, Eric Smith, Issac Soto, Maia Stevenson, Tommy Stokes,  Adrien Valencia, Nick Vanderpool, Albert Veloz, Jason Walraven, Anthony Weller, Aaron Williams and Eric Winston.

Organizations: Archangel Worldwide Promotions, California Fight League, Chaos at the Casino, C3 Fights, Epic Fighting, Gladiator Challenge, King of the Cage, Legacy FC, Mansion Fights, Maximum Fighting Championship, National Fight Alliance, Real MMA, Spar Star, Sugar Shane Mosley “Ultimate MMA Showdown”, Tachi Palace Fights, Texas City Showdown, U of MMA, UFC, Virginia Cagefighting Championships, World Fighting Championships, and World Series of Fighting.

JANUARY UPDATE

Jan 10: at a King of the Cage event held at the Edgewater Casino in Laughlin, Nev.

David Hernandez(Team Allegiance/Vale Tudo Syndicate) defeated Phil Madrid via Submission (Head & Arm Choke) 1:48 into round one.

Issac Soto(Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) lost to Spencer Spiker via TKO 1:22 into round two.

Rich Mapstead(Team Allegiance/Vale Tudo Syndicate) defeated Ruben Juarez via KO, 1:31 into round one.

Angel Munoz (Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Zachary Stinchcomb via TKO 0:52 into round two.

Jan 11: Sugar Shane Mosley presents “Ultimate MMA Showdown” event held in the Mosley Manor in Pomona, CA.

Anthony Weller(Team Focus) lost to Ethan Schofield(Lucerne Valley) via ref stoppage due to strikes 30 seconds into round two.

Raul Hernandez(Cobra Kai) lost to John Fiedler(Serrano Grad) via KO, 51 seconds into round one.

Adrian Bartee(Cobra Kai) defeated Balta De La Cruz by a three round split decision. (30-27, 28-29, 29-28).

Robert Hernandez(Cobra Kai) defeated Dale Jackson by a three round unanimous decision.

Luis Cruz(Lucerne Valley) lost to Sergio Marroquin by KO 12 seconds into round one.

January 17: at a MFC 39: No Remorse event held at the Northlands Expo Centre in Edmonton, Alberta

Marcus Edwards(Granite Hills Grad) defeated Sean Powers (8-4) via tapout(rear naked choke) 4:50 of Round 1

Jan 18: World Series of Fighting event held at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla.

Sultana graduate, Cody Bollinger defeated Tyson Nam via three round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 29-28.

Jan 18: Archangel Worldwide Promotions “The Tournament of Truth” held at Riverside Municipal Auditorium in Riverside, CA

Frederick Payne(Global Force Fitness and MMA) defeated Christian Victorian via TKO 21 seconds into round two.

Jan 25: at a Spar Star event held at the Hollywood Park Casino in Inglewood, Cali.

Eric Castodio(Cage Combat Academy) lost to Jacob Rosales via three round decision.

Dominick Reyes(Cage Combat Academy) defeated Tywone Cotton via KO 1:20 into round one.

FEBRUARY UPDATE

Feb 1: At at Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Sports Complex in San Jacinto, CA.

Universal Grappling Academy’s, Lissette Neri defeated Tierra Arnold via three round unanimous decision to win the Gladiator Challenge 155 pound title belt.

Fabian Diaz(Global Force Fitness and MMA) defeated Matt Hagge(Serrano Grad) via three round unanimous decision for the Gladiator Challenge 170 pound title.

Eric Smith(Universal Grappling Academy) defeated Kevin Merril via side mount guillotine choke 1:28 into round one.

Feb 6: At Tachi Palace Fights 18 event held at the Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino in Lemoore, Cali.

Chris Culley(Kahli Fighter MMA gym) lost to Poppies Martinez via Tapout 3:31 into round one. Martinez wins the Tachi Palace Fights Featherweight Championship title belt.

Feb 8: at a King of the Cage event held at the Eastside Cannery Casino in Las Vegas, NV

Rich Mapstead (Team Allegiance/Vale Tudo Syndicate) defeated Gustavo Zuniga via three round unanimous decision. (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)

Adam Gentile (Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Bernardo Lopez via tapout(von flue choke) 1:47 into round one.

Vincent Mendoza(UMA Karate) lost to Johnny Bravo via three round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 30-27.

Eric Anderson(UMA Karate) defeated Ronnie Moore via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 2:07 into round one.

Adrien Valencia(UMA Karate) lost to Jordan Christensen via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 1:21 into round one.

Feb 8: at a C3 Fights event held at the First Council Casino and Hotel in Newkirk, OK.

More details will be posted soon.

Jason Walraven (Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Eli Stokes via TKO(punches) 2:17 into round one.

Brandon Shelton (Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Erik Vo via three round unanimous decision.

Feb 8: at Mansion Fights XIV event held at the Shilo Inn Hilltop in Pomona, CA

John Fiedler(Serrano Grad) lost to Alex Leavitt by submission 51 seconds into round 2.

MARCH UPDATE

March 6: at a King of the Cage event held at the San Manuel Casino in Highland, CA

Bout 8: The co-main event for the Bantamweight Championship (145 lbs) title, Seth Dikun (Cage Combat Academy) lost to Henry Corrales via Doc Stoppage due to cuts end of three.

Bout 6: Joe Condon(Cobra Kai) defeated Eric Steans via guillotine choke 1:35 into round two.

Bout 4: Aaron Williams(Cobra Kai) defeated Isaac Velasco via rear naked choke 3:44 into round three.

Bout 3: Maia Stevenson(Cobra Kai) lost to Danielle Taylor via 3 round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 29-28.

Bout 1: Carl Culpepper(Cobra Kai) defeated James Wilson via 3 round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 29-28

March 7: At a Spar Star Promotions event held at The Hollywood Park Casino in Ingelwood, CA.

Albert Veloz(Cage Combat Academy) defeated Charles Rizzo via TKO 1:59 into round two.

Stephanie Salazar(Cobra Kai) lost to Paola Ramirez via TKO 1:24 into round three.

Eric Castodio(Cage Combat Academy) lost to Marcos Bonilla in the vacant 145 lbs Title

March 14: At a Texas City Showdown event held at The Charles T. Doyle Convention Center in Texas City, TX.

Richard Delfin(Granite Hills Graduate) lost to Adrian Yanez via third round TKO.

March 23: At a UFC Fight Night 38 in Natal, Rio do Grande Norte, Brazil.

Dan Henderson(Victor Valley Grad) defeats Mauricio “Shogun” Rua via KO 1:31 mark of round three.

March 28: at a BAMMA USA: Badbeat 12 event held at the Commerce Casino in Commerce, CA

Results will be posted after event.

Paul Karsky(Kahli Fighter – Victorville) lost to Lateef Williams via rear naked choke,1:06 into round 1.

Eric Winston(Barstow Grad)lost Terrion Ware via 3 round unanimous decision(50-45, 49-46, 50-45) for the BAMMA USA 135 lbs title belt.

March 30: at a U of MMA event held at the CLUB NOKIA in downtown LA.

Dominick Reyes (Cage Combat Academy in Victorville) defeated Bruno Casillas via 3 round unanimous decision.

APRIL UPDATE

April 5: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Sports Complex in San Jacinto, CA.

Kasey Roberts(Kahli Fighter – Barstow) defeated Tim Valenzuela via TKO 1:45 into round one.

Nick Vanderpool(Apple Valley) defeated Matt Corrigan via TKO 1:43 into round one.

MAY UPDATE

May 2: at Archangel Worldwide event held at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium in Riverside, CA

John Fiedler(Serrano Grad) defeated Jalin Turner via KO 13 seconds into round three.

May 9: At MFC event held at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Marcus Edwards(Granite Hills Graduate) defeated Aaron Gallant via rear naked choke submission 4:51 into round one.

May 10: at a WFC: World Fighting Championships event held at the Avi Resort & Casino in Laughlin, NV.

Full details coming soon.

Luis Iniguez(Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) lost by a Unanimous Decision.

Issac Soto(Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) lost in the first round.

May 17: At a King of the Cage event held at the Eastside Cannery in Las Vegas, NV.

David Hernandez(Team Allegiance in Apple Valley) defeated Cameron Underhill for the King of the Cage Amatuer Bantamweight(145lb) Title. Hernandez won via triangle choke submission 2:26 into round one.

Angel Munoz(Joe Sevenson’s Cobra Kai) lost to Don Murphin via three round unanimous decision(27-30, 28-29, 28-29).

Jesus Moreno(Cobra Kai) defeated Jamie Coronado(Team Allegiance) via three round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 30-27.

May 24: at a UFC 173 event held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV.

Dan Henderson(Victor Valley Grad) lost to Daniel Cormier via rear naked choke, 3:53 mark of round three.

JUNE UPDATE

June 1: At a University of MMA event

Dominick Reyes(Cage Combat Academy) defeated Ozzy Diaz via rear naked choke submission in the first round to win the U of MMA Light Heavyweight Title Belt.

Albert Veloz(Cage Combat Academy) defeated Jason Mitchiner via TKO in round one.

June 5: at a King of the Cage event held at the San Maneul Casino in Highland, CA

Joe Condon lost to Joshua Aveles via 5 round unanimous decision. (50-44, 50-45, 50-45)

Seth Dikun(Victorville) defeated Trace Gray via three round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 29-28.

Jason Glaza (Cobra Kai) defeated Paul Karsky(Victorville) via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 42 seconds into round one.

June 14: at a King of the Cage event held at the Edgewater Casino in Laughlin, NV

Rich Mapstead(Team Allegiance) lost to Jason Roope via KO 59 seconds into round one.

Jonathan Noriega(Cobra Kai) lost to Omar Romero via Ref Stoppage due to strikes 1:45 into round two.

Jorge Hernandez(Cobra Kai) defeated Anthony Renteria via KO 2:24 into round one.

John Espinosa(Cobra Kai) defeated Joshua Cook via three round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 29-28.

Adrian Bartee(Cobra Kai) defeated Danny Palilla via TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 54 seconds into round two.

June 21: At a Sugar Shane Mosley “MMA Showdown” event held the

Victorville Fairgrounds in Victorville, CA.

Allen Debellis(Kahli Fighter – Victorville) defeated Jonathan Sweitzer via three round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 29-28

Kenosha Saunders(Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Jason McLaughlin(Phelan) via Guillatine Choke 55 seconds into round two.

James Sears Jr.(Victorville) and Greg Harvey end in a three round draw.

June 27: at a Real MMA event held at the Silverton Casino’s Veil Pavilionin Las Vegas, NV

Raul Hernandez(Joe Stevenson’s Cobar Kai in Victorville) defeated Scott Kelsey via Guillotine Choke 48 seconds into round one.

June 28: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Sport Complex in San Janicto, CA

Alex Reyes(Cage Combat Academy) won via TKO(elbows) 2:30 into round one.

JULY UPDATE

July 5: at a World Series of Fighting 11 event held inside the MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, FL.Cody Bollinger(Sultana Grad) defeated Pablo Alfonso via rear naked choke 2:37 into round one.

July 19: at a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Agua Caliente Casino in Rancho Mirage, CA.

Lissette Neri(Universal Grappling Academy in Victorville) won the 145 pound female title by forfiet. Neri’s oppontant backed out last minute.

In the 135 title fight, Juan Archuleta improves to 4-0 by defeating Justin Santastevens by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 3:25 into round one.

In the 155 pound title fight, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt Marcelo Mafra defeated reigning champion Jonaven Vistante via armbar 4:40 into the first round. Mafra is the owner of Checkmat Bjj Mafra gym in Hesperia.

In Another title fight, Current Heavyweight Champion Tommy Stokes(Hesperia) defeated James Johnson via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 27 seconds into round one.

Luke Melchior representing the Universal Grappling Academy in Victorville, lost to Cole Bates via ref stoppage due to strikes 1:03 into round one.

AUGUST UPDATE

August 7, At a King of the Cage event held at the San Manuel Casino in Highland, Cali.Carl Culpepper(Cobra kai) lost to Anthony McDonald via TKO end of round 1. (Culpepper could not answer the bell)

Aaron Williams(Cobra Kai) lost to Rob Gooch via Submission (Anaconda Choke) 0:36 into round 1

August 8: at a National Fight Alliance – Valley Invasion 4 event held at the Warner Center Marriott, Woodland Hills, CA.

Adrian Bartee(Cobra Kai) lost to Richard LeRoy via KO(punches) 1:32 into round one.

August 10: At a Chaos at the Casino event held at the Hollywood Park

Casino in Los Angeles, CAMatt Hagge (Serrano Grad) lost to Thor Skancke via KO in the third round.

August 16: At a Mansion Fights event held at Radisson Hotel in Ontario, CAJohn Fiedler(Serrano Grad) lost to Patrick Becker via three round split decision.

Aug 24, 2014: at a U of MMA “Fight Night 8″ event held at the Club Nokia in Los Angeles, CA.

Dominick Reyes(Cage Combat Academy in Victorville) defended his title via TKO(Punches) 9 seconds into round one.

Albert Veloz (Cage Combat Academy) lost via rear naked choke 58 seconds into round one.

August 30: at a King of the Cage event held at the Eastside Cannery Casino in Las Vegas, NV.

Jose Lopez (Team Allegiance) defeated Anthony Pulliam via TKO 1:52 into round three.

Justin Hernandez (Team Allegiance) lost to Farley Thomas via three round unanimous decision.

David Hernandez (Team Allegiance) lost to Christian Cardona via KO(kick) 9 seconds into round one.

Raul Hernandez (Cobra Kai) defeated Jesse Strader via KO 1:47 into round one.

Jamal Pogues (Cobra Kai) defeated Justin Robinson via armbar 2:56 into round three.

Ricky Alvarez (Team Allegiance) lost to Steven Hartman via Darce Choke 31 seconds into round two.

August 30: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Sports Complex in San Jacinto, CA

Fabian Diaz (Global Forces Fitness) defended his 170lb title

Tim Montenegro (Global Forces Fitness)??

Juan Archuleta (Joe Stevenson’s Cobra kai) defended his 135lb title belt via TKO 45 seconds into round one.

Luis Iniguez (Joe Stevenson’s Cobra kai) lost by a three round unanimous decision.

SEPTEMBER UPDATE

Sept 13: At a WSOF 13 event at Sands Resort Casino in Bethlehem, Pa.

Cody Bollinger(Sultana Grad) lost to Marlon Moraes via rear naked choke 1:35 into round 2.

Sept 20: at a Sugar Shane Mosley “MMA Showdown” event held at Finish Line Sports Grill in Pomona, CAPete Schaffer(Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Daneil Kulikoff via three round unanimous decision. (29-28, 29-28, 30-26)

Kenosha Saunders(Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Jason McLaughin(Phelan) via KO 1:07 into round one.

Sept 20: At a Virginia Cagefighting Championships: Danville Demolition III event held at the Averett North Campus in Danville, VA.James Quigg(Granite Hills Grad) defeated Keith Hilario via rear naked choke 4:40 into the first round for the Bantamweight Championship(135lb) title belt.

OCTOBER UPDATE

Oct 2: At a King of the Cage event held at the San Manuel Casino in

Highland, CA.

Alex Reyes(Cage Combat Academy) defeated Quinton McCottrell via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 3:53 into round 1.

Seth Dikun(Cage Combat Academy) lost to Henry Corrales via Submission (Guillotine Choke) 2:29 into round 2.

David Hernandez(Team Allegiance) defeated Andrew Natividad-Marcelo via TKO (Referee Stoppage due to Strikes) 4:09 into round 2.

Oct 3: At a Maximum Fighting Championship event held at the Shaw

Conference Centre in Edmonton, Canada.

Marcus Edwards (Granite Hills Grad) lost to Shane Campbell by TKO (strikes/ankle injury). Round 2, 0:29.

Oct 4: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Sports Complex in San Jacinto, CA.

Kacey Roberts(Barstow) lost to Ian Millan via Rear Naked Choked in round one.

George Church(Apple Valley) defeated Tyler Elliot via tapout in round one.

Oct 11: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Thunder Valley Casino in Lincoln, CA.

Juan Archuleta(Cobra Kai) defeated Francesco DiMartino via first round KO, for the Gladiator Challenge BantamWeight World Title.

Oct 11: At a California Fight League event held at Heritage Field at Stater Bros. Stadium in Adelanto, Ca

Jamal Pogues(Cobra Kai) lost to Michael Quintero via three round unanimous decision. (30-27, 30-27, 29-28).

Raul Hernandez(Cobra Kai) lost to Erick Gonzalez via armbar 1:00 into round one.

Roberto Hernandez(Cobra Kai) defeated Jonathan Quiroz via Darce Choke 1:34 into round one.

Isaiah Culpepper(Cobra Kai) defeated Jalin Turner via three round unanimous decision(29-28, 29-28, 29-28).

Allenita Perez(Cobra Kai) lost to Daria Berenato via Guillotine Choke 1:09 into round three.

Danny Chiaramonte(White Tiger Martial Arts) defeated Geoff Chu via three round unanimous decision(29-28 all three judges).

Isaac Gonzalez(Cobra Kai) lost to Gerardo Abanza via three round unanimous decision(30-27, 30-27, 29-28).

Oct 25: At a Gladiator Challenge event held the Sycuan Casino in El Cajon, CA.

Lissette Neri(Universal Grappling Academy) lost to Jessy Miele via tap out 3:25 into the first round.

NOVEMBER UPDATE

Nov 14: At a Epic Fighting event held at The Four Points Sheraton in San Diego, CA

Jamal Pogues(Cobra Kai) defeated Jared Vanderaa via three round unamious decision.

Jesus Moreno(Cobra Kai) defeated Raihere Dudes via three round unamious decision.

Raul Hernandez(Cobra Kai) defeated Jacobe Powell via TKO 1:30 into round one.

Nov 14: AT Legacy FC 37 event held at the Houston Arena Theater in Houston, TX

Richard Delfin(Granite Hills Grad) lost to Augusto Mendes via rear naked choke 49 seconds into round one.

Nov 22: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Agua Caliente Casino in Palm Springs

Daylin Murray(Elite Boxing in Victorville) defeated Tommy Stokes(Hesperia) via TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes 1:46 into round two for the Heavyweight Title.

Juan Archuleta(Cobra Kai) defeated Ralph Acosta via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) for the Bantamweight Title Belt.

Teddy Williams(Apple Valley) defeated Clay Bains via Arm Bar 2:48 into round one.

Cody Bollinger(Sultana Grad) defeated Alexander Moses via KO, leg kick to the head, 13 seconds into the first round.

George Burton(Cobra Kai) defeated Dillion Wood via rear naked choke 1:10 into round one.

DECEMBER UPDATE

Dec 4: At a King of the Cage event held at the San Manuel Casino in Highland, Ca

David Hernandez(Team Allegiance) lost to Chase Gibson via rear naked choke 2.33 into round one.

Chris Culley (Barstow Grad) defeated Kevin Michel via rear naked choke 4:45 into round one.

Dominick Reyes (Cage Combat Academy) defeated Jose Rivas TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 3:23 into round one.

Alex Reyes (Cage Combat Academy) defeated Victor Meza via rear naked choke 4:43 into round four for the Lightweight Title.

Dec 6: At a King of the Cage event held at the Eastside Cannery in Las Vegas, NV

Rich Mapstead (Team Allegiance in Apple Valley) lost to Sherrard Blackledge via rear naked choked 33 seconds into round two.

Dec 13: At a Mosley Showdown evet held at the Mosley Manor in Pomona, CA

Jamal Pogues(Cobra Kai) defeated Ruben Castanon via unanimous decision for the Cruiserweight

Title Belt in the main event.

Dec 20: At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Sycuan Casino in El

Cajon, CA.

Lissette Neri(Universal Grappling Academy in Victorville) lost to Jessy Miele in a rematch for the tile belt

Year in Review 2013

Published December 16, 2013

57 local fighters, ex-residents, or fighters representing local gyms have fought in 18 different MMA organizations

Wins – 67

Loses– 32

Draw – 1

(*6 wins and loses came with High Desert Fighters fighting each other)

Fighters: Leo Aguirre, Juan Archuleta, Bryan Baker, Kris Barr, Adrian Bartee, Cody Bollinger, Kurt Cabacungan,  Balentin Camargo, Eric Castodio, Joe Condon, Jaime Coronado, Josh Cruz, Chris Culley, Carl Culpepper, Isaiah Culpepper, Fabian Diaz, Seth Dikun, Andrew Duarte, Marcus Edwards, Doral Elam, John Flores, Adam Gentile, Jason Glaza, Gerald Harvey, Matt Hagge, Dan Henderson, David Hernandez, Justin Hernandez, Raul Hernandez, Roberto Hernandez, Cory Hall, Ramon Jauregui, Jose Lopez, Jason Lambert, Maia Kahaunaele,  Paul Karsky, Rodolfo Larios,  Nick Jordan,  Marcelo Mafra, Phillip Monarque, Jesus Moreno, Daylin Murray, Angel Munoz, Lissette Neri, Jonathan Noriega, Walter Ollendorff, Jamal Pogues, Oscar Puentes, James Quigg, Josh Ramage, Nick Reber, Alex Reyes, Dominick Reyes, Alex Rickards, Lucas Taber, Aaron Williams, and Eric Winston

Organization: BAMMA, Bellator, Disorderly Conduct,  Fight Club OC, Gladiator Challenge, King of the Cage, RC Fight Night, Respect in the Cage, Resurrection Fighting Alliance, Spar Star Promotions,  Submission Championship MMA, Sparta Combat League, UFC, U of MMA, Xplode Fight Series, and World Combat.

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JANUARY UPDATE

Jan 5th: at King of the Cage event held at the Edgewater Casino in Laughlin, NEV.

Gerald Harvey (Team Whitebelt/Wildman in Apple Valley) defeated Mac Brown by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 2:06 into round two.

David Hernandez (Team Whitebelt/Wildman in Apple Valley) defeated Sam Hess by a three round Majority Decision. (28-28, 29-27, 29-27)

Jan 17th: at Bellator Fighting Championship event at UCI Bren Events Center, Irvine, Calif

Jason Lambert(Apple Valley High School Graduate) defeated Hector Ramirez by armbar 3:59 of the first round.

Jan 19th: at Respect in the Cage event at the Fox theater in Pomona, Calif.

Eric Winston(Barstow High School Graduate) defeated Bobby Sanchez by Triangle Choke 2:08 into round one.

FEBRUARY UPDATE

Feb 7: at King of the Cage event held at the San Manuel Casino in Highland, Calf.

Marcelo Mafra(Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai) defeated Joshua Miranda via three round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 30-27.

Feb 9: at The World Combat event in Durham, NC.

James Quigg(Granite Hills Grad) defeated Rodney Jordan via submission 2:11 into the first round.

Feb 21: at a Bellator event held at the The Maverik Center in West Valley City, UT.

Bryan Baker(Granite Hills Graduate) loses to by Douglas Lima via TKO ref stoppage 2:34 of the first round.

Feb 23: at UFC 157 event held at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif

Dan Henderson(Victor Valley High School Graduate) lost to Lyoto Machida via three round split decision. Judges score the bout 29-28, 28-29, and 28-29.

Feb 24th: at a Rancho Cucamonga MMA Fight Night Event in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.

Jonathan Noriega(Cobra Kai) defeated Josh St Clair via three round majority decision.

MARCH UPDATE

March 2: at King of the Cage event at the Eastside Cannery Casino in Las Vegas, NEV.

Aaron Williams(Cobra Kai) defended his 155 pound title by defeating Gerald Harvey(Team Whitebelt/Wildman in Apple Valley) by a five round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 50-45.

Raul Hernandez(Cobra Kai) defeated Carlos Liera via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 2:08 into round two.

Adrian Bartee(Cobra Kai) defeated Phillip Monarque(Team White Belt/Wildman) by KO 22 seconds into round one.

Nick Reber(Cobra Kai) defeated Chris Sherley via Head Arm Chokes 2:46 into round one.

John Flores(Cobra Kai) defeated Cory Hall(Team White Belt/Wildman) via rear naked choke 1:08 into round one.

Adam Gentile(Cobra Kai) defeated Juan Cabrera by Standing Guillotine 2:47 into round one.

Andrew Duarte(Lucerne Valley) lost to Brandon Gallego by TKO 26 seconds into round one.

March 9: at a Gladiator Challenge event in Elko, NEV.

Lucas Taber(Phelan) defeated Matt Anderson via accidental elbow to back of the head :30 into round one.

March 15: at BAMMA event held at the Commerce Casino in Commerce, Calif.

Eric Winston(Barstow Graduate) defeated Jose Morales via tapout, rear naked choke, 4:47 into round one.

Chris Culley(Barstow Graduate) defeated Steve Magdaleno via three round unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)

March 24: at a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Casino in San Jacinto, Calif.

Lucas Taber defeated Alfredo Esqueda for the Gladiator Challenge Light Heavyweight Championship. Taber won via Kimura 2:10 into round one.

Balentin Camargo defeated Jake Adams by verbal tapout 55 seconds into round two

Cody Bollinger(Sultana Graduate) defeated Kenny Johnson guillotine choke 30 seconds into round one.

APRIL UPDATE

April 20: at a Sparta Combat League Presents: Army vs. Marines IV held at Budweiser Events Center in Loveland, Colo.

Marcus Edwards(Granite Hills Grad) won via Guillotine Choke 46 seconds into round one.

MAY UPDATE

May 10:  at a Showdown Fights event held at the UCCU Center in Salt Lake City, UT

Lucas Taber lost to Nick Rossborough by TKO 2:50 into round one.

May 11: Alberto Crane’s National Fight Alliance event held at the Marriott Warner Center in Woodland Hills.  Josh Ramage(Lucerne Valley) lost to Robert Gleckman by rear naked choke 1:22 into round one.

May 18: at a Submission Championship MMA Event held at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, Calif.  Jason Glaza representing Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai in Victorville won by a three round unanimous decision.  All three judges scored the bout 29-28.

May 24: Disorderly Conduct event held in the Ramada Plaza Omaha Hotel & Convention Center and CoCo Key in Omaha, NE. Marcus  Edwards(Granite Hill Grad) defeated UFC vet Dakota Cochrane by rear naked choke 1:49 into round one.

May 25: at a King of the Cage event held at the Eastside Cannary Casino in Las Vegas, Nev.

Kurt Cabacungan(Total Training Center) defeated Jordan Christiansen by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 1:23 into round one.

Adrian Bartee(Cobra Kai) lost to Chris Sherley by three round unanimous decision.

Justin Hernandez(Total Training Center) lost to Dale Jackson by guillotine Choke 2:46 into round two.

Ramon Jauregui(Cobra Kai) lost to Jordan Salvador by KO, leg Kick to the head, 26 second into round three.

John Flores(Cobra Kai) lost to JJ Torres by TKO, 1:26 into round two.

Jonathan Noriega(Cobra Kai) lost to Sean Simcik by Rear Naked Choke 1:36 into round three.

Leo Aguirre(Cobra Kai) defeated Jaime Coronado(Total Training Center) by rear naked choke 2:22 into round one.

 

May 31: at a Bamma Badbeat event held at the Commerce Casino in Commerce, Calif.

Chris Culley(Barstow Graduate) defeated Justin Linn by a three round unanimous decision.

Eric Winston (Barstow Graduate) defeated Marvin Madariaga by armbar in the second round.

Nick Jordon representing Boiler Room in Phelan defeated Luis Iniguez via three round unanimous decision.

 

JUNE UPDATE

June 1: at a Spar Star Promotions event held at the Hollywood Park Casino  in Inglewood, Calif.

Eric Castodio (Cage Combat Academy) defeated Jesus Curioso via three round unanimous decision.

 

June 1: at a King of the Cage event held at the Edgewater Casino in Laughlin, Nev.

David Hernandez(Team Whitebelt/Wildman in Apple Valley) defeated Zeke Enriques.

Gerald Harvey(Team Whitebelt/Wildman in Apple Valley) lost to Saad Ul-Hassan by rear naked choke 2:29 into round one.

Nick Reber (Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Dwayne Kent by arm head triangle choke 25 seconds into round two.

Roberto Hernandez(Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Chris Salazar.

Jesus Moreno(Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Mike Acuna via three round unanimous decision.

Oscar Puentes(Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Josh Fajardo via rear naked choke 2:52 into round 1.

Rodolfo Larios(Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Jovauhn Morgan via guillatine choke 32 seconds into round three.

 

June 6: at a Fight Club OC event held in The Hanger at the Orange Country Fairground in Costa Mesa, CA.

Maia Kahaunaele(Cobra Kai) lost to Rachael Cummins via ref stoppage in the second round.

June 15: at UFC 161 event held at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Dan Henderson(Victor Valley High School Grad) lost to Rashad Evans via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28).

June 29: at a Sparta Combat League Event held at The Greeley Stampede in Greeley, Col.

Marcus Edwards(Granite Hills Graduate) lost to Efrain Escudero via split decision. (27-30, 28-29, 29-28)

June 30: at a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Casino.

Matt Hagge(Serrano Graduate) defeated Marcos Jimenez via TKO :58 into round one.

JULY UPDATE

July 5: at a King of the Cage event held at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines.

Joe Condon representing Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai in Victorville defeated  Kaleo Kwan by unanimous decision. All three judges scored the bout 30-27.

July 11: at a King of the Cage event held at the San Manuel Casino in Highland, Calif.

Seth Dikun(Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai in Victorville) lost to Nick Piedmont by a three round unanimous decision.

Daylin Murray(Silverado Graduate) defeated Matt Ruiz by Submission 2:47 into round one.

July 20: at a King of the Cage event held at the Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale, AZ

Walter Ollendorff(Cobra Kai) defeated Joseph Veloz via three round Unanimous Decision.

Leobardo Aguirre(Cobra Kai) lost to Dillon Langellier via Rear Naked Choke 39 seconds into round one.

July 20: at an Xplode Fight Series event held in Valley Center, CA

Paul Karsky(Victorville) defeated Gino Guidi by TKO 35 seconds into round one.

AUGUST UPDATE

August 9: at a BAMMA Badbeat 10 event held at the Commerce Casino in Commerce, CA

Chris Culley(Barstow Graduate) defeated Jesse Newell via corner stoppage end of round four earning the 145 title belt.

Juan Archuleta(Boiler Room in Phelan) defeated David Duran via three round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 29-28

August 16: at a Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) event held at the Stubhub Center in Carson, CA

Nick Jordan(Boiler Room) lost to Perceu Friza via Unanimous Decision.

August 29: at a King of the Cage event held at the San Manuel Casino in Highland, Cali.

Daylin Murrey(Silverado High School Graduate) defeated Nick Piecuch via KO(head kick) 17 seconds into the fight.

August 31: At a King of the Cage event held at the Eastside Cannery in Las Vegas, NEV

Roberto Hernandez(Cobra Kai) lost to Juan Bravo by a three round split decision(27-30, 29-28, 28-29)

Carl Culpepper(Cobra Kai) defeated Kris Barr(Total Training Center) by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 2:38 into round two

Jose Lopez(Lights out & Total Training Center) lost to Castle Williams by guillotine choke 25 seconds into round one.

Jaime Coronado(Total Train Center) defeated Steven Hoffman by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes 1:56 into round one.

Josh Cruz(Lights out) lost to Anthony Fike by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 2:43 into round one.

Isaiah Culpepper(Oak Hills Graduate) defeated Arthur Powell by a three round unanimous decision(30-27, 30-27, 29-28).

SEPTEMBER UPDATE

Sept 4: at The Ultimate Fighter Season 18 premier in Vegas

Cody Bollinger defeated Rafael De Freitas via KO/TKO due to strikes end of round two to earn a spot in the fighter house. Bollinger was the first male picked by coach Miesha Tate.

Sept 7: at a King of the Cage event held at the Edgewater Casino in Laughlin, NEV.

Doral Elam(Team Whitebelt) defeated Brandon Frazell via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 2:23 into round two.

Leo Aguirre(Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai) lost to AJ Williams via KO 41 seconds into round one.

Angel Munoz(Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai) defeated Joshua Fajardo via rear naked choke 1:43 into round two.

Raul Hernandez (Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Kevin Lemire via Dr. Stoppage fighter unable to continue end of round two.

Carl Culpepper(Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai) defeated Justin Robinson via guillotine choke 34 seconds into round three.

Phillip Monarque(Team Whitebelt) defeated Nicholas Scribner via KO, 44 seconds into round one.

Sept 7: at a Submission Championship MMA Event held at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, CA

Marcelo Mafra(Apple Valley) defeated Isaac Gutierrez via Submission 2:41 into Round one.

Sept 7: at a Pro Series 3 event held at the Braemar Country Club in Tarzana, CA

Alex Rickards (American Jujitsu Academy in Hesperia) lost to Robert Gleckman via TKO in round one.

Sept 7: at a Gladiator Challenge event held at The Elko Indian Colony Gymnasium in Elko NV.

Lissette Neri(Universal Grappling Academy in Victorville) defeated Nataly Espino via TKO 2:10 into round one.

Sept 21: at an Xplode Fight Series event held in Valley Center, CA

Fabian Diaz(Hesperia) won by TKO, 38 seconds into round one.

Sept 21: at a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Santa Ysabel Casino

Lissette Neri(Universal Grappling Academy in Victorville) defeated Kelsey Jorgansen by TKO, 1:15 into round one.

Sept 27: at a Sparta Combat League event held at the Budweiser Events Center in Loveland, CO.

Marcus Edwards(Granite Hills Alumni) defeated Cruz Soltero by KO 33 seconds into round one.

OCTOBER UPDATE

Oct 5: at a Spar Star event held at the Hollywood Park Casino in Inglewood, CA

Eric Castodio (Cage Combat Academy) defeated Adrian Cabral via split Decision.

Oct 19: At a King of the Cage event held at the Pearl inside the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, NEV

Aaron Williams (Cobra Kai) lost to Saad Ul-Hassan TKO, ref stoppage 2:32 into round two.

Nick Reber (Cobra Kai) defeated Chris Flores by armbar 1:37 into round two.

Ramon Jauregui (Cobra Kai) and Michah Abreu ended in a draw (29-29).

David Hernandez (Team Allegiance/Wildman) lost to Donavon Frelow by guillotine choke 43 seconds into round one.

Oct 25: at a Badbeat 11 event presented by Budweiser held at the Commerce Casino in Commerce, CA

Paul Karsky (Victorville) lost to undefeated Jack May via TKO(ref stoppage due to strikes) 1:03 into round one.

Oct 31: at a King of the Cage event held at the San Manuel Casino in Highland, CA

Joe Condon lost to Sam Liera via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 3:39 into round 1.

NOVEMBER UPDATE

Nov 9: at a UFC Fight Night 32 event held in Goiania, Goiás, Brazil

Victor Valley High School graduate, Dan Henderson lost Vitor Belfort via KO(leg Kick) 1:17 into round one.

Nov 15: at Bellator event held at the Revel in Atlantic City, NJ

Jason Lambert(Apple Valley Grad) lost to Tom DeBlass via KO 1:45 into round one.

DECEMBER UPDATE

Dec 7: at a King of the Cage event held at the Eastside Cannery Casino in Las Vegas, NV.

Adrian Bartee(Cobra Kai) defeated Jaime Coronado(Team Allegiance/Wildman) via TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 2:24 into round one.

Raul Hernandez(Cobra Kai) defeated Chris Flores via three round unanimous decision. (29-28), (29-28), (30-27).

Jesus Moreno(Cobra Kai) defeated Omar Askew by a three round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 29-28.

Jamal Pogues(Cobra Kai) defeated Andrew Chacone via ref stoppage, fighter unable to continue, 52 second into round one.

Hesperia High graduate, Isaiah Culpepper defeated Mario Davis via ref stoppage due to strikes 1:03 into round three.

Adam Gentile(Cobra Kai) defeated Kevin Bayes via ref stoppage due to Von Flue Choke 1:38 into round two.

Dec 7: at a Gladiator Challenge event in Elko, Nev.

Lissette Neri(Universal Grappling Academy) won her fight.

Dec 8: at a U of MMA held at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, CA.

Dominick Reyes(Hesperia Graduate) won by a first round submission.

Dec 14: Sparta Combat League event held at the Grizzly Rose in Denver, CO.

Granite Hill Graduate, Marcus Edwards defeated Alexander Reyes(Hesperia High School Graduate) via KO 10 seconds into round one for the 155 pound Title.

Dec 28: at a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Casino in San Jacinto, CA

Lissette Neri, representing the Universal Grappling Academy in Victorville, won by TKO 1:30 into round one.

2012 Up to Date Stats

Published December 17, 2012

72 local fighters and ex residents have fought in 16 different MMA organizations  Wins- 72  Loses- 53  **(four of the wins & loses were by Locals fighting Locals)

Fighters: Andrew Allen, Jimmy Alonso, Nelson Alvarado, Laszlo Andrasi, Brad Arringdale, Bryan Baker, Adrian Bartee, Cody Bollinger, Aaron Bowman, Balentin Carmargo, Eric Castodio, Joe Condon, Chris Contreras, James Crawford, Luis Cruz, Chris Culley, Carl Culpepper, Richard Delfin, Thomas Denny, Fabian Diaz, Andrew Duarte, Marcus Edwards, Jake Enos, Sean Fall, John Flores, Ryan Fillingame, Brad Gambrell, Jeremy Gice, Cory Hall, Gerald Harvey, David Hernandez, Jorge Hernandez, Justin Hernandez, Raul Hernandez, Ramon Jauregui, Josh Jensen, Jeremy Justice, Tyson Johnson, Paul Karsky, Rodolfo Larios, Jose Lopez, Maury Lopez, Louie Luviano, Marcelo Mafra, Brandon McKnight, Phillip Monarque, Tim Montenegro, Angel Munoz, Damian Munoz, Jonathan Noriega, Dennis Parker, Daniel Pinto, Jeremy Ramage, Nicholas Reber, Alex Reyes, Kasey Roberts, Michael Sanchez, Kenosha Saunders, Pete Schaffer, Joe Stevenson, Tom Stokes, Chris Solomon, Isaac Soto, Lucas Taber, Nick Vanderpool, Jason Walraven, Aaron Williams, Fred Williams, Teddy Williams, Zach Williams, Eric Winston, and Paul Samson Zilius.

Organizations: Bellator, Badbeat(BAMMMA), Chaos in the Cage, Roy Englebrecht, Gladiator Challenge, King of the Cage, Mansion Fights, National Fight Alliance, Pandemonium, Pure MMA, Resurrection Fighting Alliance, Rebel Fighter, Ring of Fire, Xplode Fight Series, C3, and WMMA

JANUARY UPDATE

Jan 13: at Badbeat 4 event held in Commerce, CA  Joe Condon(Hesperia) defeated Vince Ortiz by Rear Naked Choke in the 1st round.  Eric Winston(Barstow Grad) defeated Josh Williams by a three round Split Decision.

Jan 14: King of the Cage event held in Santa Fe, NM  Chris Culley(Hesperia) lost to Donald Sanchez by KO, 4:45 into round one.

Jan 21: Xplode Fight Series event held in Center Valley, CA  Marcelo Mafra(Cobra Kai) defeated Michael Ferguson by armbar 2:15 into round one.  Brad Gambrell(Silverlakes) lost to Kevin Michel by Guillotine Choke 2:20 into round two.

Jan 21: C3 Fights event held in Newkirk, OK  Jason Walraven(Victorville) defeated Brian Heden by armbar 1:15 into round two.

FEBRUARY UPDATE

Feb 2: At King of the Cage event held at San Manuel  Joe Condon(Victorville) defeated Chadd Freeman by Rear Naked Choke, tapout, 1:27 into round two.

Feb 18: at Chaos in the Cage event held in Lancaster, CA  Paul Karsky(Victorville) lost to William Wheeler by Rear Naked Choke, 1:37 into round three.

Feb 26: at Gladiator Challenge evetn held at the Soboba Casino.  Balentin Carmargo(Hesperia) defeated Anthony Shifflet by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, :44 into round one.  Brandon McKnight(Hesperia Graduate) defeated Greg Guzman for the 135 title belt. He won via three round Unanimous Decision.  Paul Samson Zilius(Adelanto) defeated Jake Mylles by a three round unanimous decision.  Nick Vanderpool(Victorville) defeated Tony Gianopoulos by tapout :36 into round one.  Alex Reyes(Cage Combat Academy) defeated Garret Bilger by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 2:15 into round one.  Brad Arringdale(Victorville) lost to Gus Lemon ref stoppage :07 into round one.

MARCH UPDATE

March 3: at King of the Cage event in Las Vegas, NV.  Jose Lopez(Lucerne Valley) defeated Justin Hernandez(Apple Valley) by a Rear Naked Choke, 1:45 into round three.  Jonathan Noriega(Cobra Kai) defeated Justin Calhoun by a three round unanimous decision.  Laszlo Andrasi(Apple Valley) lost to Jermaine Macias by a Guillatine Choke, 1:19 into round two.  Ray Jauregui(Cobra Kai) defeated Roman Rodriguez by KO, 2:16 into round one.  Michael Sanchez(Victorville) defeated Kyle Jenkins by a three round Majority decision.  Maury Lopez(New Breed MMA) defeated Mike Sands by triangle choke 1:51 into round two.  Josh Jensen(Lucerne Valley) lost to Jason May by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, :15 into round one.  Richard Delfin(Apple Valley) defeated Sam Salutan by a three round unanimous decision.

March 16: at Badbeat 5 event in Commerce, CA  Joe Condon(Hesperia Grad) defeated Ismael Gonzalez by a 3 round split decision. 29-28, 29-28, 28-29.

March 30: at Bellator 63 in Uncasville, CT.  Granite Hills alumni, Bryan Baker advances to the final four of the Bellator Welterweight Tournament. Baker defeated Carlos Alexandre Pereira by a 3 round split decision. (29-28, 29-28, 28-29).

March 31: at Worldwide MMA Sports (WMMA) event in El Paso, TX.  Thomas Denny lost to Karo Parisyan by a three round Unanimous Decision.

APRIL UPDATE

April 6: at a National Fighting Alliance event in Los Angeles, CA  Jeremy Ramage lost to Ako Harper by armbar :37 into round one.

April 26: at King of the Cage event in Highland, CA  Jason Walraven(Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai) lost to Tony Lopez via ref stoppage due to strikes, 2:48 into round one.  Chris Culley(Cobra Kai) lost to Richard Schiller via guillotine choke submission, 1:48 into round two.

April 29: At Gladiator Challenge event in San Jacinto, CA  Eric Castodio(Cage Combat Academy) lost to Niko Duran by a 3 round Majority Decision.  Paul Zilius(Adelanto) defeated Keith Welper by rear naked choke 1:43 into round one.  Jeremy Gice(Universal Grappling Academy) defeated Cody Weems ref stoppage due to strikes :10 into round one.  Andrew Allen(MMA 1) lost to Anthony Pinto, Dr. Stoppage end of round two.  Zach Williams(MMA 1) defeated Joey Apodaca ref stoppage due to strikes :27 into round one.  Fabian Diaz(Hesperia) defeated James Stelljes by rear naked choke 2:18 into round one.  Jorge Hernandez(MMA 1) lost to Blake Mesyn by a 3 round unanimous decision.  Nelson Alvarado(Universal Grappling Academy) defeated Anthony Shifflet by tapout 1:24 into round one.  Sean Fall(MMA 1) defeated Brandon Horton by guillotine choke :24 into round one.

MAY UPDATE

May 4: at Bellator 67 held in Rama Ontario, Canada.  Granite Hills Grad, Bryan Baker defeated Ben Saunders by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

May 12: at Pure MMA event held in Wilkes-Barre, PA  Cody Bollinger(Sultana Grad) lost to Din Thomas via Armber in round one.

May 19: At a King of the Cage “Future Legends 6″ event in Laughlin, NV  Cory Hall(Total Training Center) defeated Arsenio Jones via TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes 2:46 into round one.  Ramon Jauregui(Cobra kai) defeated Lamont Jackson via TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes 1:31 into round one.  Carl Culpepper(Cobra Kai) lost to Kyle Stewart by a 3 round unanimous decision  John Flores(Cobra Kai) defeated Alvin Davis by a 3 round unanimous decision. All three judges scored the fight 29-28.

May 26: at a Rebel Fighter event in Sacramento, CA  Paul Karsky(Victorville) lost via ref stoppage due to cut in round one.

JUNE UPDATE

June 2: At a Ring of Fire event in Broomfield, CO  Marcus Edwards(Granite Hills Grad) lost by a decision.

June 2: At a King of the Cage event in Las Vegas, NV  Aaron Williams(Lucerne Valley and Cobra Kai) defeated Jacob Malili by rear naked choke 1:18 into round three to win the 155 pound title belt.  Luis Cruz(Lucerne Valley and Lights Out MMA) lost to Greg Joiner by guillatine choke :12 into round two.  Phillip Monarque(Total Training Center) lost to Ramon Hernandez by a three round unanimous decision.  Rodolfo Larios(Oak Hills and Cobra Kai) lost to Donovan Santana by a three round unanimous decision.  David Hernandez(Apple Valley and Total Training Center) defeated Bryce Kim by guillatine choke 1:15 into round one.  Andrew Duarte(Lucerne Valley) defeated Adam Gentile by verbal tap :31 into round three.  Cory Hall(Total Training Center) lost to John Alvarado by rear naked choke 1:24 into round one.  Jonathan Noriega(Cobra Kai) lost to Osiel Liera by armbar :44 into round two.  Maury Lopez(New Breed Mixed Martial Arts) defeated Adrian Bartee(Cobra Kai) by TKO, :09 into round three.  Pete Schaffer(Team Focas Fight Wear and Cobra Kai) defeated Jake Enos(New Breed Mixed Martial Arts) by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, :47 into round three.

June 24, 2012: at Gladiator Challenge event in San Jacinto, CA  High Desert Fighters 8-2 on the night  Jorge Hernandez(MMA 1) defeated Robert Texidor via three round unanimous decision  Jimmy Alonso(MMA 1) lost to Brandon Brugman via KO 0:26 into round one.  Jeremy Justice(Universal Grappling Academy) defeated Mike Medina via KO, 0 :14 into round one.  Paul Karsky(MMA 1) defeated John Bond via armbar, 0:35 into round one.  Balentin Camargo(MMA 1) defeated Keith Welper via rear naked choke 1:04 into round one.  Fred Williams(Universal Grappling Academy) lost to Mike Smith unable to continue after round two.  Ryan Fillingame(MMA 1) defeated Caleb Cruz via three round unanimous decision.  Lucas Taber defeated Leonard Smith Jr. by three round split decision  Cody Bollinger(Sultana Graduate) defeated Gus Lemon by TKO, 1:51 into round one.  Tom Stokes(MMA 1) defeated Danny Lockhart via KO, :26 into round one to win the Heavyweight Title Belt.

June 24, 2012: at Roy Englebrecht event in San Diego, CA  Isaac Soto(Cobra Kai) lost to Eric Wilson by TKO, :45 into round one.

June 30, 2012: at a Resurrection Fighting Alliance event in Kearney, Nebraska  Joe Stevenson(Victorville) lost to Dakota Cochrane via Rear Naked Choke 1:04 into round two.

JULY UPDATE  July 13, 2012: at Badbeat 6 event in Commerce, CA  Chris Culley(Barstow Grad) defeated Vince Ortiz by rear naked choke 4:15 into round three.  Eric Winston(Barstow Grad) lost to Max Ceniceros by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 4:47 into round one.

July 20, 2012 at Bellator Fighting Championships in Tampa, FL  Bryan Baker(Granite Hills Grad) lost to Karl “Psycho” Amoussou in the Bellator Fighting Championships 72 welterweight finals. Baker lost via Heel Hook :56 into round one.

July 28, 2012 at Xplode Fighting Series event in Valley Center, CA  Chris Solomon(Apple Valley) lost by Armbar with 10 second left in round one.

July 28, 2012 at Chaos in the Cage event in Lancaster, CA  Paul Karsky(Victorville) lost to Nick Moghaddam by TKO ref stoppage, due to strikes :10 into round two.

AUGUST UPDATE  August 18, 2012 at Pandemonium event at Hollywood Park Casino in Los Angeles.  Lucas Taber defeated Daniel Hernandez by guillotine choke 2 minutes into round one.

August 18, 2012 at King of the Cage event at the Edgewater Casino in Laughlin, NEV.  Phillip Monarque(Total Training Center) defeated Heath Hampton by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 1:15 into round one.  Kenosha Saunders(Team Focas) lost to Rafik Darnakh by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes :31 into round two.  Cory Hall(Total Training Center) lost to Vadim Goberman by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes in round two.  Ramon Jauregui(Cobra Kai) defeated Anthony Browder by guillotine choke 1:51 into round one.  Aaron Willimas(Cobra kai) defended his title by defeating Kurt Krum TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 2:20 into round three.

Aug 24: at a Mansion Fight Event in North Hollywood, CA  Issac Soto(Cobra Kai) lost to Sean Guzman by a three round unanimous decision.  John Flores(Cobra Kai) defeated Vincent Martinez by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 59 seconds into round one.

Aug 24: at a Fight Brigade event in Pueblo, CO  Marcus Edwards(Granite Hills Grad) won via KO, 26 seconds into round two.

Aug 26: at a Gladiator Challenge event in San Jacinto, CA  Tyson Johnson(Universal Grappling Academy) defeated Doug Trotter by Armbar 1:55 into round one.  Nick Vanderpool(Universal Grappling Academy) lost to Justin Polendey by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 1:46 into round one.  Daniel Pinto(Cage Combat Academy) defeated Alex Gutierrez by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 1:35 into round two.  Eric Castodio(Cage Combat Academy) lost to Alan Munoz by rear naked choke, 1:54 into round three.  Kasey Roberts(Barstow) lost to Nick Garcia TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 52 seconds into round three.

Aug 30: at King of the Cage event in Highland, CA at the San Manuel Casino  Jason Walraven(Cobra Kai) lost to Chad Herrick by KO 2:58 into round one.  Joe Condon(Cobra Kai) lost to Sevak Magakian by tapout armbar 1:58 into round one.

SEPTEMBER UPDATE  Sept 1: at King of the Cage event in Las Vegas at the Eastside Cannery Casino  David Hernandez(Total Training Center) defeated Eddie Gurrero won by split decision(29-28, 30-27, 28-29)  Adrian Bartee(Cobra Kai) defeated Ronnie Moore by TKO ref stoppage due to a punch 10 seconds into round one.  Damian Munoz(Total Training Center) defeated Dustin Morales by 3 round unanimous decision.  James Crawford(Total Training Center) lost to Juan Solis by 3 round unanimous decision.  Justin Hernandez(Total Training Center) lost to Jose Qsada by tapout due to armbar 35 seconds into round two.

September 14, 2012: at a Gladiator Challenge event at the Thunder Valley Casino Resort.  Tommy Stokes(MMA 1) won by TKO 41 seconds into the first round.

September 29, 2012: at a Gladiator Challenge event at the Ysabel Casino Resort.  Teddy Williams(MMA 1 Gym in Hesperia) defeated Dominick Bond via Arm Bar :43 into round one.

OCTOBER UPDATE  Oct 6: at a King of the Cage event held at the Winstar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma.  Joe Condon lost to Derek Campos via TKO in round three.

Oct 12: at the Bellator Fighting Championship 76 Event in Windsor, Ontario, Canada.  Cody Bollinger(Sultana Graduate) lost to Shahbulat Shamhalaev in the Bellator Season 7 Featherweight tournament. Bollinger lost via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 4:49 into round one.

Oct 12: at a Badbeat 7 event in Commerce, CA.  Chris Culley (Barstow graduate) defeated Tom Gloudeman via TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes 3:41 into round one.

Oct 20: at King of the Cage event in Laughlin, NEV  Justin Hernandez(Total Training Center) defeated Sam Hess via TKO, Doctor Stoppage – Laceration to the right eye end of round one.  Dennis Parker(Total Training Center) lost to Christian Cardona via 10 seconds KO in round one.  Gerald Harvey(Total Training Center) defeated Arthur Powell via 4 SECONDS KO in round one.  Pete Schaffer(Cobra Kai) lost to LJ Torres via 3 round Unanimous Decision.  Jonathan Noriega(Cobra Kai) lost to JJ Torres via 3 round split decision.  Nicolas Reber(Cobra Kai) defeated Goerge Wright via verbal tapout 58 seconds into round one.  Cory Hall(Total Training Center) defeated Raul Hernandez(Cobra Kai) by TKO 2:13 into round two.

Oct 25: at King of the Cage event in Highland, CA held at the San Manuel Casino.  Jason Walraven(Cobra Kai in Victorville) defeated Jason Ireland by tapout from a rear naked choke, 3:13 into round one.

Oct 28: At Gladiator Challenge event in San Jacinto, CA. Held at the Soboba Casino.  Louie Luviano(MMA 1 gym in Hesperia) lost to Jared Ongaro by Guillotine Choke :37 into round 2.  Fabian Diaz(MMA 1 & American Jiu Jitsu Academy) defeated Jose Bermon by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes 2:00 into round one.  Aaron Bowman(Apple Valley) lost to Thomas Noel by rear naked choke :34 into round one.  Chris Contreras(MMA 1) defeated Richard Bond by a 3 round unanimous decision.  Balentin Camargo(MMA 1) defeated Jaime Lachappa by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes :30 into round one.  Nelson Alvarado(Universal Grappling Academy) defeated Mike Larence by TKO 1:07 into round one.  Tim Montenegro(Victorville) lost to Steven Barrajas by armbar 1:17 into round two.  Tommy Stokes defended the heavyweight title by defeating Mike Edwards via 12 second KO.

NOVEMBER UPDATE  Nov 17: at a Supremacy Event in Denver, CO  Marcus Edwards(Granite Hills Graduate) won via KO(flying knee) 32 seconds into round one.

November 17, 2012, at a RMBB Presents Mayhem 3 event in Lamar, CO  Richard Delfin(Granite Hills Grad) won via KO 3:32 into round one.

DECEMBER UPDATE  Dec 8: at King of the Cage event held at the Eastside Cannery in Las Vegas, NEV  Gerald Harvey(Total Training Center) defeated Spencer Spiker via three round split decision.  Cory Hall(Total Training Center) defeated Ranson Sheperd via three round split decision.

Dec 14: at Manison Fights event in North Hollywood, CA  Angel Munoz(Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai) lost by a first round TKO.

Dec 16: At Gladiator Challenge event in San Jacinto, CA. Held at the Soboba Casino.  Fabian Diaz(MMA 1 and Amercian JuJitsu Academy) defeated Tiger Bond by standing rear naked choke 1:36 into round one.  Tommy Stokes(MMA 1) defended his Gladiator Challenge HWY Title by defeating Jason Dimwedy by tapout 8 seconds into round one. v

Up-to-Date Stats for 2011

Published December 20, 2011

2011 Up- To- Date Information

79 local fighters and ex residents have fought in 22 different MMA organizations

Wins- 56

Loses- 54

Draw- 1

**(6 of the Wins and loses were by Locals fighting Locals)

Fighters: Kyle York, Bryan Baker, Daniel Marino, Eric Winston, Michael Sanchez, Ken Ocean, Melissa Edwards, Balentin Camargo, Nick Gambrell, Fred Williams, Justin Berg, Kasey Roberts, Max Kabir, Shawn Thurman, Jonathan Noriega, Kenosha Saunders, Brandon McKnight, Nelson Alvarado, Chloe Johnson, Tyson Johnson, Daniel Pinto, David Hernandez, Justin Hernandez, Cody Bollinger, Tim Lindsay, Jeremy Butler, John Flores, Paul Stone(Team Focus), Ramon Jauregui(Cobra Kai), Julien Reveles(Team Focus), Ethan Williams, Alex Rickard, Aaron Vanderlinden, John Morgan, Luis Cruz, Jeff Jones, Brad Arringdale, Brandon Lopez, Bakari McClain, Tom Gloudeman, Jose Lopez, Lucas Taber, Kenny Kilgore, Blake Phelps, Heath Cassol, Paul Karsky, Andrew McManus, David Reeder, Rudy Duran, Ronner Williams, Matthew Martinez, Seth Dikun, Palika Drummondo, Jason Walraven, Marcus Edwards, Joe Condon, Joe Calavitta, Jay Bennett, Jesus Reyes, Brandon Hastings, Alex Reyes, David Esquibel, Tom Wyatt, Aaron Williams, Nick Piecuch, Dustin Werner, Ralph Olivo, Clayton Vanbuskirk, Andrew Duarte, Josh Fry(Team Focus), Dan Henderson(Victor Valley alumni), Joe Stevenson, Jeremy Ramage, Thomas Denny(former resident & gym owner), Matt Hagge, Eric Johnson, Chris Culley, Sylvia Ruiz and Dale Breese

Organizations: Chaos in the Cage, King of the Cage, C3, U of MMA, Tuff-N-Uff, Strikeforce, Xplode Fight Series, Bellator, Kick Down, Fight Club OC, Art of Fighting, Ring of Fire, UFC, Invincible, Gladiator Challenge, Kansas Super Fights, All Star MMA & Boxing, Mohave Valley MMA, Cage vs Cons, National Fight Alliance, Rocky mt. Bad Boyz, and Maximum Fighting Championships

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FEBRUARY UPDATE

February 20 Gladiator Challenge(Soboba Casino):

Matt Hagge(Victorville) lost to Gabiel Lopez by Arm Triangle tapout, 2:47 into round 2.

Eric Johnson(Victorville) lost to Cody Huard by Guillotine Choke 2:35 into round 1.

Chris Culley(Barstow) lost to Aaron Neveu by 3 round unanimous decision.

Sylvia Ruiz(Victorville) lost to Francesca Lopez by 3 round split decision.

Dale Breese(Hesperia) defeated Mark Menzel by TKO, ref stoppage(Strikes) :39 into round 2

February 25 Maximum Fighting Championship(Canada):

Thomas Denny(Now lives in Denver area) and Sheldon Westcott (DRAW). one judge 28-27 for Denny, one judge sees it 29-28 for Westcott. Other judge has the fight 28-28. The fight is a draw.

MARCH UPDATE

March 3- UFC Live 3

Joe Stevenson(Victorville) lost to Danny Castillo by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28 and 29-28)

March 5-Strikefore

Dan Henderson(Victor Valley High School Alumni) defeated Rafael Cavalcante by TKO(Punches) :50 into round three, at a Strikeforce event held at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.

March 5-King of the Cage, Eastside Cannery Casino Las Vegas.

Shane Benbow def. Dustin Werner(Barstow) by TKO Ref Stoppage(Strikes) :17 into round one.

Tom Wyatt(Victorville) def. Ralph Olivo(Victorville) by Ref stoppage(Strikes) 1:57 into round one.

Clayton Vanbuskirk(Lucerne Valley) lost to Daniel Cuison by three round unanimous decision.

Andrew Duarte(Lucerne Valley) lost to Jared Lowe by Rear Naked Choke :50 into round 2.

Aaron Williams (Lucerne Valley) def. Efren Carrera by TKO ref stoppage(strikes) :38 into round two.

Josh Fry (Team Focus) lost to Walter Hayes by KO 1:02 into round one.

March 25-Chaos in the Cage, Lancaster California

Brandon Hasting(Hesperia) lost to Rhoden Rodney by KO 2:35 into round 3.

JJ Williams(Palmdale) lost to Pete Sabala by 3 round split decision.

Jay Bennett(Hesperia) lost to Daniel Mancha by heel hook 1:12 into round two.

Ruben Rosas(Lancaster) defeated Mike Frazier by tapout armbar 1:07 into round two.

Daniel McWilliams(Palmdale) defeated David Mancha by rear naked choked :40 into round one.

Alex Reyes(Hesperia) defeated Darren Smith by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 1:31 into round one.

March 25-All Star MMA & Boxing, Commerce California

David Esquibel(Hesperia) defeated Orlando Aspericueta by a unanimous decision 30-27 all 3 judges.

Joe Condon(Hesperia) lost to David Weber by 3 round unanimous decision.

March 26-Mohave Valley MMA, Laughlin Nevada

Jesus Reyes(Barstow) lost to Jeff Deutschmann by a 3 round split decision

Dustin Werner(Barstow) lost to Justin Clark by tapout 1:20 into round one.

March 27-King of the Cage-Tarzana, California

Jeremy Ramage(Lucerne Valley) lost to Daniel Clarke by KO(Punches) in round one.

Eric Winston(Barstow Grad) defeated Keenan Lewis by Heel Hook :30 into round one.

APRIL UPDATE

April 2-Art of Fighting-Jacksonville, Florida

Chris Culley(Barstow) lost to Jahmal McLennan via submission(rear naked choke) 4:07 into round two.

April 16-Ring of Fire-Colorado

Marcus Edwards(Granite Hills Alumni) defeated Nick Laney by armbar 1:22 into round one. Edwards improves to 7-0.

April 21-King of the Cage-San Manuel

Jason Walraven(Victorville) defeated by Kosetatino Sinoti TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 1:25 into round two.

Palika Drummondo(Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai) lost to Kris Armbrister by 3 round unanimous decision.

April 21-Fight Club OC

Seth Dikun(Victorville) defeated Tyler Weathers via triangle choke 2:00 left into round 2.

April 22-Gladiator Challenge-Soboba Casino

John Morgan(Apple Valley) defeated Richie Hall via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 1:22 into round one.

Jeremy Butler(UGA) defeated Ronnie Potter via KO :12 into round one.

Tom Gloudeman(Lancaster) defeated Luis Iniguez by rear naked choke 1:46 into round 2.

Tim Lindsay(Hesperia) lost to James Moontasri by KO :56 into round 1.

Matt Hagge(Victorville) lost to Nick Barnes by rear naked choke 1:32 into round 2.

Cody Bollinger(Phelan) defeated Mike Christensen for the 145 title belt. Bollinger won by a 5 round unanimous decision.

Ethan Williams(Apple Valley) defeated Matthew Martinez (Apple Valley) in an amateur fight. Williams won by majority decision.

Aaron Vanderlinden(Hesperia) lost to David Salas via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes :57 into round 1.

MAY UPDATE

May 6: Kick Down 91- Denver, Colorado

David Hernandez(Apple Valley) lost to Cody Gomez via submission (armbar) at 0:22 of round one.

May 7: Bellator 43 – Newkirk, Oklahoma

Bryan Baker(Granite Hills Alumni) defeated Joe Riggs via TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 3:53 into round two.

May 21: At Cage vs Cons event in Los Angeles

Joe Calavitta(Ex-Victorville resident) lost to Anthony McDavitt by TKO (punches) at 3:32 mark of round two.

May 27: Tuff-N-Uff… Las Vegas, NV

Marcus Edwards(Granite Hills Alumni) defeated Joey Guevara by triangle choke 1:00 into round one.

JUNE UPDATE

June 4: King of the Cage event-Las Vegas, NV

Lights Out MMA and Fitness in Lucerne Valley went 3-0 on the night. Making his MMA Debut, Luis Cruz(Lucerne Valley) defeated Jerry Norris by TKO(ref stoppage due to strikes) :49 into round one.

Jose Lopez(Lucerne Valley) also making his MMA debut defeated Ross Bradshaw with a quick :08 KO in round one.

Aaron Williams(Luceren Valley) defeated Zack Grossman by a three round unanimous Decision. Williams improves to 2-0. The event was held at the Eastside Cannery Casino and Hotel.

June 12: Gladiator Challenge event at the Soboba Casino

Heath Cassol(Victorville) lost to Jake Mylles by Rear naked choke 2:28 into round one.

Blake Phelps(Apple Valley) lost to Nick Barnes ref stoppage due to injury 1:43 into round one.

Kenny Kilgore(Victorville) defeated Mathew Marquez by rear naked choke :25 into round two.

Lucas Taber(Serrano Graduate) defeated Matt Anderson ref stoppage due to injury :57 into round three.

Paul Karsky(Victorville) defeated Hank Jobe by rear naked choke 1:40 into round one.

Andrew McManus(Phelan) lost to Eddy Yagin via TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 1:39 into round one.

Ronner Williams(Hesperia) lost to Deutisch Pu’u by KO 3:06 into round one.

Rudy Duran(Hesperia) lost to Ian Dela Cuesta by ref stoppage due to cut around eye 1:00 into round one.

David Reeder(Apple Valley) defeated Brock Carasez by a three round unanimous decision.

June 26: UFC Versus 4 in Pittsburgh, PA

Joe Stevenson(Victorville) lost to Javier Vazquez by a three round unanimous decision.

June 30: King of the Cage-Highland, CA

Chris Culley(Hesperia) defeated Kris Armbrister by TKO ‎2:51 into round one

Kyle York(Victorville) lost to Ryan Williams by a three round split decision.

JULY UPDATE

July 30: Respect in the Cage-Pomona, CA

Chris Culley(Hesperia) defeated Jeff Martin by a three round split decision.

July 30: Strikeforce-Hoffman Estates, IL

Dan Henderson defeated Fedor Emelianenko by TKO(punches) 4:12 into round one.

AUGUST UPDATE

Aug 6: Xplode Fight Series-San Deigo, CA

Joe Condon(Hesperia) lost to Saul Galindo by a three round decision in the co-main event.

Aug 12: Rocky Mt. Bad Boyz-Sheridan, CO

Justin Hernandez(Apple Valley High alumni) lost by rear naked choke 1:15 into round two.

Aug 21: Gladiator Challenge- San Jacinto, CA

Shawn Thurman(Apple Valley) defeated Chad Mcewen by rear naked choke 1:34 into round one.

Brandon McKnight(Hesperia) lost to Paul Webb by a three round unanimous decision. All three judges scored it 29-28.

Nelson Alvarado(Adelanto) lost to Zoran Janicijevic by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 2:14 into round two.

Chloe Johnson(Victorville) defeated Desiree Bliss by double axe choke 1:24 into round one.

Tyson Johnson(Victorville) defeated Daryl Thompson by tapout due to strikes 1:30 into round one.

Daniel Pinto(Victorville) defeated Joseph Navas by rear naked choke 1:24 into round one.

Aug 28: Kansas Super Fights

Marcus Edwards(Apple Valley Graduate) won by armbar :25 into round one.

SEPTEMBER UPDATE

Sept 3: King of the Cage-Las Vegas

Ken Ocean(Hesperia) lost to David Mitchell verbal tapout end of the round one.

Melissa Edwards(Lucerne Valley) lost to Rebecca Main via 3 round unanimous decision.

Michael Sanchez(Victorville) defeated Bob Villueneva by TKO, ref stoppage, 2:06 into round one.

Jose Lopez(Lucerne Valley) defeated Rick Fell by rear naked choke 1:49 into round two.

Luis Cruz(Lucerne Valley) defeated Daniel Marino(Apple Valley) by KO, :04 into round one.

In the King of the Cage Amateur Lightweight Title, Aaron Williams(Lucerne Valley) lost to Jacob Malili by a three round Split decision.

Sept 10: at C3 fights in Newkirk, OK

Cody Bollinger(Phelan) defeated Cameron Dollar by a 3 round Unanimous Decision. All three Judges scored it 30-27.

Sept 15: at a King of the Cage event in Highland, CA

Lucas Taber(Serrano Grad) defeated Jimmy Stormo by armbar :42 into round one.

Alex Rickard(Hesperia) lost to Gabe Rivas by TKO, ref stoppage, 2:59 into round one.

Sept 17: at Bellator Fighting Championship in Hollywood, FL

Bryan Baker(Granite Hills graduate) defeated Jared Hess by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes 2:52 of round three. Baker advances in the 185 pound tournament.

Sept 30: at Rocky Mt Bad Boys in Colorado

Marcus Edwards(Granite Hills Grad) defeated Brian Scoggins by TKO(strikes) 1:04 into round one. Edwards improves to 10-0. The won unifies the RMBB and Beatdown MMA 155 lbs. titles.

OCTOBER UPDATE

Oct 15: at Bellator Fighting Championship in Atlantic City, NJ

Granite Hills Graduate, Bryan Baker lost to Vitor Vienna by TKO, ref stoppage due to strike, :54 into round one.

Oct 16: at Gladiator Challenge event at Soboba Casino.

Fred Williams(Victorville) defeated Johnathan Elenberger by Guillotine Choke 2:15 into round one.

Balentin Camargo(Hesperia) defeated Matt Anderson by TKO ref stoppage due to cut on eye :44 into round one.

Justin Berg(Victorville) lost to Shane Krutchenson by a three round Unanimous Decision.

Max Kabir(Victorville) defeated Kasey Roberts(Barstow) by rear naked choke :45 into round one.

Oct 29: at National Fight Alliance event in Burbank, California.

Jeremy Ramage(Lucerne Valley) defeated Ako Harper by a three round split decision. 29-28, 28-29, 30-27.

NOVEMBER UPDATE

Nov 5: at U of MMA event in Lake Elsinore, CA

Luis Cruz(Lucerne Valley) defeated Julien Reveles(Team Focus) by KO :06 into round one.

Paul Stone(Team Focus) lost to Robert Precie by Rear Naked Choke :55 into round one.

Ramon Jauregui(Cobra Kai) lost to Andrew Detwiler by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes :37 into round three.

Ken Ocean(Hesperia) defeated Roman Rodriguez by three round unanimous decision.

Jed scores the fight 30-27 Ocean

Mike scores the fight 30-27 Ocean

John Flores(Victorville) lost to Larry Stroud by a three round unanimous decision

Jed scores the fight 30-27 Stroud

Mike scores the fight 29-28 Flores

Nov 19: at UFC 139 event in San Jose, CA

Dan Henderson (Victor Valley High School allumi) defeated Mauricio “Shogun” Rua by unanimous decision. All three judges scored the bout 48-47.

Nov 19: at Xplode Fight Series in Valley Center, California

Bakari McClain (Victorville) lost to Nick Gambrell(Silverlakes) by Submission (Kimura) in round 2.

Nov 19: at Cage vs Cons in Pico Rivera, CA

Paul Karsky (Victorville) lost to Marcus Gaines by armbar :58 into round one.

DECEMBER UPDATE

Dec 4: Gladiator Challenge event at Soboba Casino

Local fighters go 5-0 on the night

Cody Bollinger (Phelan) regained the 145 pound title belt. Bollinger defeated Aaron Neveu by a three round unanimous decision.

Brandon Lopez (MMA-1 gym) defeated Matt Shorey by Guillotine choke 1:00 into round one.

Brad Arringdale (Victorville) defeated Chris Floyd by rear naked choke 1:21 into round one.

Jeff Jones (Universal Grappling Academy) defeated Joey Apadoca by Guillotine choke :18 into round one

Tom Gloudeman (MMA-1 gym) defeated Anthony More by rear naked choke :59 into round one.

Dec. 10: At a King of the Cage event in Las Vegas. Local fighters go 3-2 on the night

Jonathan Noriega(Joe Stevenson Cobra kai) lost to

Jon Loftin by a three round unanimous decision.

Marcus Edwards (Granite Hills graduate) defeated Milan Zerial by a three round unanimous decision.

David Hernandez (Apple Valley) defeated Dale Jackson by TKO 30 seconds into round one.

Justin Hernandez (Apple Valley) defeated Carlos Garcia by a three round split decision (30-27, 29-25, 30-27).

Kenosha Saunders(Hesperia High School Grad) lost to Greg Joiner by a three round unanimous decision.

Dec 15: at King of the Cage event in Highland, CA

Jason Walraven(Victorville) defeated Lucas Taber(Serrano Grad) by a three round unanimous decision. All three judges score the bout 30-27.

Chris Culley(Hesperia) defeated Vince Ortiz by a three round unanimous decision. All three judges scored the fight 29-28.

Dec 16: at Invincible MMA Event

Nick Piecuch(Victorville) lost by Guillatine Choke in the first round.

2010 Up-to-Date Info

Published January 19, 2011

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Year Update 2010:

2010-YEAR TO DATE UPDATE:

Victor Valley- Residents & Ex-Residents:

60 local fighters have fought in 18 different MMA organizations

WINS: 49

LOSSES: 38

Tim Lindsey, Jeremy Gice, Tim Hulsey, Matt Hagge, Luis Lopez, Ernie Perea, John Cauley, Mia Hayes, Jeremy Chavez, Richard Delfin, Paul Karsky, Jason Walraven, Bryan Baker, Tina Austin, Tyson Johnson, Chole Johnson, Ray Parenteau, Joe Calavitta, Kjell Cordero, Corey Griego, Heath Cassol, Teddy Williams, Zachery Williams, Ryan Fillingame, Maurice Senters, Shawn Ramage, Art Ramirez, Marcus Edwards, Chris Culley, Joe Condon, Dan Henderson, Eric Anderson, Alex Silva, Jesus Reyes, Deshon Thomas, Brandon Hastings, Alex Reyes, Tony Dalton, Cody Bollinger, Sylvia Ruiz, Daryl Smith, Lucas Taber, Brian Cambell, Jason Lambert, Josh Lewis, Bakari McClain, Kacey Roberts , AJ Pace, Tony Dalton, Ben Champoux, Aaron Adamson, Nelson Alvarado, Brandon Weil, Joe Stevenson, Alex Rickards, Chad Walter, Ralph Miller(Team Focus), Bobby Trivit(Universal Grappling Academy), Marcelo Mafra(representing Cobra Kai), and Frank Arias(representing Cobra Kai).

Antelope Valley-Residents & Ex-Residents:

8 fighters have fought in 7 different MMA organization

WINS: 9

LOSSES: 7

Stuart Young, Tom Gloudeman, Alex Suhonosov, Jose Aldrete, Daniel McWilliams, JJ Williams, Geovanni Sarran, and Devin Field.Organizations:

Karma Fight Night, Rocky Mountain Bad Boyz, Art of Fighting, Bellator, Respect in the Cage, Chaos in the Cage, Mohave Valley Boxing Club, Tuff-n-Uff, Gladiator Challenge, Ring of Fire, MMA Xplosion, MMA Madness, Long Beach Fight Night, C3, Strikeforce, Fight For Wrestling, Playboy Mansion, All-Star MMA and UFC

December Update 2010

(Dec 12): Local fighters went 3-1 at a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Casino.

Matt Hagge defeated Edwin Hoffman by Rear Naked Choke 1:32 into round two.

Luis Lopez defeated John Perea by Rear Naked Choke :45 into round 3.

Mia Camara defeated Jacklin Boyle by Guillotine Choke 2:02 into round 2.

Tim Hulsey lost to Matt Butler 3 round unanimous decision.

(Dec 11): Joe Stevenson(Victorville) lost to Mac Danzig by KO 1:54 into the first round at UFC 124 held at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec.

(Dec 9): Jason Walraven(Victorville) lost to Carlos Flores by Kimura submission :50 into round 2 at a King of the Cage event.

(Dec 4): Dan Henderson(Victor Valley High School Alumni) will face Renato “Babalu” Sobral when STRIKEFORCE returns to St. Louis at Scottrade Center. Don’t miss all the action this Saturday live on Showtime!

(Dec 4): Marcus Edwards(Apple Valley) and Richard Delfin(Apple Valley) competed at a MMA Madness 3 event in Sheridan, Colorado. Edwards defeated Gabe Kinzel in a 155 title fight. He won by Tapout :26 into round one. Delfin defeated Josh Hagerty by TKO(punches):56 into round three. Both fighters train with Team Wildman in Denver.

November Update 2010

(Nov 20): Joe Condon(Hesperia) won by a 3 round unanimous decision at a Respect in the Cage event held at the Fox Theatre in Pomona.

(Nov 12): Mia Hayes(Universal Grappling Academy) defeated Brittany Griffin by Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 0:59 of round one at a Tuff-N-Uff event held in Las Vegas.

October Update 2010

(Oct 24): Local fighters went 6-3 on the night at a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Casino.

Jeremy Gice(Victorville) lost to John Lober by Guillatine Choke 2:24 into round one.

Ray Parenteau(Victorville) lost to Tom Gloudeman(Lancaster) by armbar 1:29 into round one.

Cody Bollinger(Phelan) defeated George Sanchez by docter stoppage(Cut above eye) end of round one.

Tony Dalton(Silverlakes) defeated Shawn Matteke by a 3 round unanimous decision.

Ralph Miller(Team Focus) defeated Brad Ball by rear naked choke in round two.

Tim Lindsey(Hesperia) defeated Josh Miller by rear naked choke 2:51 into round two.

Zachary Williams(Apple Valley) defeated Anthony Gonzago in an amateur fight by a 3 round unanimous decision.

Matthew Williams(Apple Valley) defeated Michael Heredia in an amateur fight by armlock(Tapout):47 into round two.

Ethan Williams(Apple Valley) lost to Kage Rude in an amateur fight by a 3 round unanimous decision.

www.gladiatorchallenge.com

(Oct 17): Chris Culley(Hesperia) knocked out Raja Shippen with a leg kick 1:42 into round one at a Long Beach Fight Night event.

www.longbeachfightnight.com

(Oct 9): Chris Culley(Hesperia) won by a 3 round Unanimous Decision in the main event at a Respect In The Cage event held at The Fox Theatre in Pomona.

www.respectinthecage.com

(Oct 7): Joe Condon(Hesperia) lost to Musa Toliver by 3 round unanimous decision, Daniel McWilliams(Palmdale) defeated Tony Dalton(Silver Lakes) by a 3 round unanimous decision and Alex Suhonosov(Palmdale) lost to David Gomez by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 4:04 into round two at a King of the Cage event held at the San Manuel Casino in Highland, CA

www.kingofthecage.com

(Oct 2): Ernie Perea(High Desert) defeated John Cauley(Lucerne Valley) by KO :41 into round one and Jeremy Chavez(Barstow) lost to Ernie Calma by key lock 1:34 into round one at a King of the Cage event held at the Avi Casino in Laughlin, NV.

www.kingofthecage.com

(Oct 2): Local Gi & No-Gi Jiu-Jitsu and Grappling Tournament held at the Fairgrounds. Event put on by Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai and Victorville Motors.

September Update 2010

(Sept 23): Bryan Baker(Granite Hill Alumni) defeated Jeremy Horn by a three round unanimous decision at a Bellator Fighting Championship Event in Louisville, Kentucky.

www.bellator.com

August 2010 update

(Aug 28): Marcus Edwards(Granite Hills Alumni) defeated Zack Harvey by triangle choke, 1:07 into round one at a Rocky Mountain Bad Boyz event in Greeley, CO.

(Aug 27): Richard Delfin defeated Cody Freeman by a 3 round unanimous decision at a Ring of Fire event in Denver, CO.

(Aug 20): Gladiator Challenge Event

Results:

Amateur fight, Corey Griego(Apple Valley) lost to Joseph Rasmussen by Triangle Choke, :54 into round two.

Universal Grappling Academy, Tina Austin defeated Tabitha Harvy by TKO, fighter quit, 1:09 into round one.

Paul Karsky(Victorville) lost to Melvin Costa by ref stoppage, due to strikes, 1:59 into round 2.

Jason Walraven(Victorville) defeated Archie Thompson ref stoppage due to strikes, 1:39 into round one.

Ray Parenteau(Victorville) lost to Paul Webb, by armbar :30 into round one.

(Aug 14): Apple Valley Alumni, Jason Lambert lost to Tony Lopez by KO, knee to head, 1:49 into round one at a War on the Mainland event held at the Bren Events Center in Irvine, California.

(Aug 14): Paul Karsky(Victorville) lost to Spencer Garvin by TKO, ref stoppage, in round two at a Gladiator Challenge event held in Elko, NV.

(Aug 7): Jason Walraven(Victorville) defeated Edward Smith at a C3 Fights event held in Newkirk, Oklahoma. Walraven won by Submission, Rear Naked Choke, 3:45 into round two.

July Update 2010

(July 24): Maurice Senters(Silverado High School Graduate) lost to Guor Mnatsakanyan by Armbar 1:24 into round three at an MMA Xplosion event held at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.

(July 24): Cody Bollinger(Phelan) lost to Magno Almeida by armbar, tapout 1:02 into round one at a Respect in the Cage event held at the Hollywood Palladium.

www.respectinthecage.com

(July 18): Chris Culley(Hesperia) defeated Martin Bautista by a split decision(30-27,29-28,28-29) and Giovanni Sarran(Palmdale) lost to Danny Lockhartat by a three round unanimous decision at a Long Beach Fight Night event.

www.longbeachfightnight.com

(July 17): Joey Calavitta(Cobra Kai) lost to Toru Harai by a split decision at a C3 Fights event held in Clinton, Oklahoma.

(July 17): Four Barstow fighters went undefeated at a “Chaos in the Cage V” event presented by Mohave Valley Boxing Club. The event was held at the Mojave Crossing Events Center next to the Avi Casino.

Eric Anderson(Barstow) defeated Brian Martin by rear naked choked 1:15 into round two.

Alex Silva(Barstow) defeated Jacob Bickford by tapout due to strikes 45 second into round one.

Jesus Reyes(Barstow) defeated Lamar Young by choke submission 1:30 into round three.

Deshon Thomas(Barstow) defeated Nick Wallace by tapout due to stikes in the second round.

(July 10): King of the Cage event at Lake Elsinore Storm Baseball Stadium. Alex Rickards(Hesperia) lost to John De La O by armbar 1:26 into the second round. Daniel McWilliams(Lancaster) lost to Jonathan Brandon by Guillotine Choke 51 seconds into round one.

www.kingofthecage.com

June Update 2010

(June 27): Gladiator Challenge Event: 6-2 on the night.

Results for High Desert Fighters

Kjell Cordero(Victorville) defeated Jake Mylles by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes 1:12 into round 2.

Ryan Fillingame(Hesperia) lost to John Robles by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 1:03 into round 3.

Zachery Williams(Apple Valley) defeated Anthony Perez by a three round unanimous decision. 30-27 by all three judges.

Teddy Williams(Apple Valley) defeated Matthrew Anderson by armbar 2:52 into round 3.

Heath Cassol(Silverlakes) lost to Johnny Ciseros. Docter stopped the fight after the first round due to cut near the eye.

Cody Bollinger(Phelan) defeated Sam Rodriguez by Guillotine Choke 58 seconds into round one.

Chloe Johnson(Universal Grappling Academy) defeated Toni Mango by Guillotine Choke 1:52 into round one.

Marcelo Mafra(Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai) defeated Dan Fair by rear naked choke 30 seconds into round one.

www.gladiatorchallenge.com

(June 24): Granite Hills Alumni, Bryan Baker lost to Alexander Shlemenko in the finals of the Bellator Fighting Championships middleweight tournament. Baker lost by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 2:45 into round one. The event was held in Louisville, KY.

www.bellator.com

(June 19): Apple Valley Alumni, Jason Lambert and Chris Culley(Hesperia) fought at a C3 event held in Oklahoma. Culley defeated Dejuan Jackson by rear naked choke, 2:19 into round two and Lambert defeated Wayne Cole by Rear naked choke 46 seconds into round two.

www.c3fights.com

May Update 2010

(May 27): Granite Hills High School Graduate, Bryan Baker(13-1) defeated Eric Schambari(12-2) in round two of the Bellator Fighting Championship Middleweight Tournament. Baker won by Triangle Choke submission 2:29 into round one. The Event was held in San Antonio, Texas. The event was seen on Fox Sports West. www.bellator.com

(May 22): Marcus Edwards(Apple Valley) defeated Ali Hanjani at a Rocky Mountain Bad Boyz event held in Littleton, CO. Edward won by a Rear Naked Choke, 1:15 into round one.

www.rmbbmma.com

(May 22): Art Ramirez(Victorville) lost to Jon Carson by Rear Naked Choke Submission 4:27 into round three at a “Fight For Wrestling” MMA fundraiser for Cal Poly wrestling event in San Luis Obispo

(May 15): Chaos in the Cage event held in Lancaster, Ca at the Fairgrounds. Locals went 3-2 on the day.

Geovanni Serran(Lancaster) defeated Cody Goodale 3 round unanimous decision.

Stuart Young(Palmdale) lost to David Mancha by Rear Naked Choke 2:05 into round two.

Jose Aldrete(Palmdale) defeated Miles Howard by TKO ref stoppage, 2:42 into round one.

Tony Dalton(Silverlakes) lost to Marcos Gonzalez by a 3 round unanimous decision.

Daniel McWilliams(Palmdale) defeated Josh Greem via TKO due to strikes 2:25 into round one.

APRIL UPDATE 2010

(April 29): Granite Hills High School graduate, Bryan Baker(12-1) Defeated Sean Loeffler(18-5) in the Bellator Fighting Championships Tournament held in Kansas City, MO. Baker won via a round one TKO. The event was seen on Fox Sports West. www.bellator.com

(April 25): Locals went 3-2 on the night.

Tyson Johnson defeated Brendan Ellison by TKO 1:07 into round one.

Chole Johnson lost to Christina Marks by rear naked choke 2:57 into round one.

Shawn Ramage defeated Jamie Martinez by rear naked choke 1:53 into round one.

Bobby Trivit lost to Josh Griggs by TKO, 2:05 into round three.

In a Amateur Pankration Style bout Mathew Williams defeated Curz Duke 3 round unanimous decision.

Local fighters in the crowd: Cody Bollinger, Dan Henderson, Alex Silva, Teddy Williams, Frankie Bollinger, Josh Ramage, Ernie Perea, Jeremy Ramage, and Jason Allsman.

www.gladiatorchallenge.com

(April 18): Chris Culley(Hesperia) defeated Juan Rivas by a split decision at a Long Beach Fight Night event. www.longbeachfightnight.com

(April 17): Victor Valley High School Graduate Dan Henderson lost to Jake Shields by a 5 round Unanimous Decision at a Strikeforce event held in Nashville, TN. www.strikeforce.com

(April 17): Apple Valley High School graduate, Jason Lambert and Hesperia’s Brandon Hastings competed at a C3 event held in Oklahoma. Hastings defeated Darin Kelly won by a triangle choke 1:55 into round two. Hastings improves to 4-0. Lambert defeated Dominic Brown by TKO(Punches)2:41 into round one.

(April 3): Brandon Weil(Apple Valley) lost Brandon Wilson by TKO, 42 seconds into round one, at an All-Star MMA event held at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles.

(April 3): Geovanni Sarran defeated Imani Lee at an Art of Fighting event. Sarran won via Rear Naked Choke 2:04 into round one.

March Update 2010

(March 27): Karma Fight Nights Presents- Thunder in the Ring. Quick results

Bout 1 -Boxing -Jesse Roman defeated William Fisher by TKO, 2:29 into round two.

Bout 2 -Boxing-Ravshan Hudaynzarov defeated Anthony Mora by KO, 2:59 into round one.

Bout 3 -Boxing-Serhiy Karpenko defeated Anthony Mooney by KO end of round one.

Bout 4 -Boxing-Gayrat Ahmedov defeated Demetrius Davis by a Majority Decision.(76-76, 77-75, 77-75)

Bout 5 -Boxing-Eric Garcia defeated Steve Macomber by a Unanimous Decision (40-36 all 3 judges)

Bout 6 -MMA-Joe Condon(Hesperia) defeated Mike Arellano by a3 round unanimous decision( 30-27 all three judges)

Bout 7 -MMA-Alex Reyes(Hesperia) defeated George Sanchez by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes 2:20 into round one.

Bout 8 -MMA-Cody Bollinger(Phelan) defeated Travis Yonkers by a 3 round unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

(March 20): Victorville Motors will feature a day of MMA demos and autograph signings.

(March 13): King of the Cage event in Laughlin, NV held at the Avi Casino on the river.

Bout 1: Kasey Roberts(Barstow) lost to Kody Barberena by TKO, ref stoppage due to stikes, 2:08 into round one.

Bout 4: Josh Lewis(Silverlakes) defeated Bakari McClain(Victorville) by a 3 round unanimous decision.

Bout 11: AJ Pace(Barstow) lost to Tim Humphry via TKO, ref stoppage due to a strike(cut under eye) 1:54 into round one

www.kingofthecage.com

February update 2010

(Feb 27): Chaos in the Cage event

Tony Dalton(Victorville) vs Eric King-King won via 3 round unanimous decision.

Bout 4: JJ Williams(Lancaster) vs Vince Martinez-Williams won via Rear Naked Choke :36 into round one.

Bout 5: Larkin Lorenz vs Geovanni Sarran(Lancaster)-Lorenz won by a 3 round unanimous decision.

Bout 7: Daniel McWilliams(Palmdale) vs Daniel Mancha-Williams won via rear naked choke 1:55 into round two.

www.socalfightfactory.com

(Feb 21): 8 locals competed at a Gladiator Challenge event at Soboba Casino.

Daryl Smith(Victorville) lost to Kenny McCorkel by verbal tapout due to strikes 2:01 into round one.

Nelson Alvardo(Adelanto) lost to Johnny Cisneros by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 1:46 into round two.

Sylvia Ruiz defeated Tina Willis by Rear naked choke :42 into round one.

Lucas Taber(Wrightwood) defeated Calvin Bell by rear naked choke 1:03 into round one.

Brian Campbell(Lucerne Valley) lost to Kieth Berry tapout due to strikes :14 into round one.

Ben Champoux(Lucerne Valley) lost to Robbie Peralta by ref stoppage TKO 1:21 into round one.

Aaron Adamson(Lucerne Valley) lost to John Robles TKO, ref stoppage due to stikes, :48 into round one.

Frank Arias(representing Cobra Kai) defeated Mike Willis tapout leg triangle 1:39

www.gladiatorchallenge.com

(Feb 20): Joe Stevenson(Victorville) lost to George Sotiropoulos by a three round unanimous decision(30-27, 30-27, 30-27) at UFC 110 held in Sydney, Australia.

www.ufc.com

January update 2010

(Jan 3): Alex Rickards(Hesperia) lost to John De La O by tapout(unable to continue due to injury) 1:17 into round one and Chad Walter(Hesperia) defeated Jim Ramsey by triangle choke submission 1:04 into round one at a Long Beach Fight Night Event.

Rickards and Walter both train at the American JuJitsu Academy in Hesperia.

www.longbeachfightnight.com

2009 Year in Review

Published December 31, 2009

Updates 2009

2009-END OF THE YEAR STATS: Local Residents & Ex-Residents:

38 local fighters have fought in 25 different MMA organizations

WINS: 39

LOSSES: 37

*3 fights- locals completed against each other win/loses are counted.

Alex Silva, Kasey Roberts, Josh Lewis, Tyson Johnson, David Esquibel, Joe Acuna, Nicholai Boruff, Andy Jewett, Alex Reyes, Joe Condon, Tony Lopez, Lewis Jablonski, Jason Walraven, Paul Karsky, Victor Rodarte, Lucas Taber, Joe Stevenson, Bryan Baker, Brandon Hastings, Fabian Diaz, Lamar Jiles, Rick Legere, Joe Calavita, Seth Dikun, Alex Rickards, Ferrid Kheder, Buckley Acosta, Jason Williams, Josh Ramage, Aaron Vanderlinden, J.P. Baca, Jeremy Ramage, Aaron Adamson, Tim Lindsay, Daryl Smith, Brian Campbell, Ben Champoux, Teddy Williams, local high school alumni Jason Lambert(Apple Valley High School), Angie Rivera-Parr(Mojave High School) and local high school alumni Dan Henderson(Victor High School)

Non-Locals Fighting out of local Gyms:

13 different fighters have fought in 12 different MMA organizations

Wins: 13

Losses: 9

(Team Wildman): Dustin Rhodes, Leah Melnychuk, Preston Scharf, Amedio Viola, Armando Montoya, and Dominic Verdugo

(Team Joe Stevenson-Cobra Kai): Aaron Riley, Sebastien Garguier, Art Ramirez, and Eric Schambari

(Universal Grappling Academy): Bobby Trivitt and Danny Gutierrez

(Team Focas): Richard Solis

Organizations:

King of the Cage, Strikeforce, Total Combat, Fight Circuit, South Bay Promotions, Called Out MMA, M-1 Global, South Day Productions, Apocalypse, Tuff N Uff, Call to Arms, Fitenight, Ultimate Cage Wars, AMMA, PureCombat, Maximum Fighting Championship(MFC), World’s Collide, Gladiator Challenge, Spar Star, Long Beach Fight Night, WEC, Bellator, C3 Fights, The Schekler Foundation presents “Down for Life-Fight for a Cause, BattleGrounds, Cage Wars, and UFC

(Jan 31): Battle Grounds Event- Team Wildman’s Preston Scharf defeated Billy Terry by a side choke 1:52 into round one.(Jan 30): Ferrid Kheder(Victorville) defeated Drew Fickett by a KO in the 3rd round at a C3fight event in Oklahoma.

(Jan 25): WEC event in San Diego- Seth Dikun(Victorville) will represent Team Wildman against Charlie Valencia. Dikun Lost by a 3 round unanimous decision.

(Jan 17): UFC 93- Victor Valley High School Allumni Dan Henderson will be taking on Rich Franklin. Henderson won by a 3 round unanimous decision.

(Jan 4): Long Beach Fight Night-Alex Rickard(Hesperia)took on Ron Turner. Rickard lost by a head and arm choke submission(arm triangle choke)45 seconds into round one.

(Feb 28): At the C3 Fights event in Oklahoma, Ferrid Kheder(Victorville) defeated Calvett Huzinger by submission(ankle lock):55 into round one. Also representing Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai, Eric Schambari and Brandon Hastings. Schambari defeated John Bryant by rear naked choke 2:52 into round one and Hastings defeated Fred Mitchell by KO, 2:29 into round one.(Feb 26): Lucas Taber (Wrightwood) lost to David Cryer by a three round unanimous decision at the King of the Cage event held at the San Manuel Bingo and Casino in Highland.

(Feb 21): UFC 95- Victorville’s Joe Stevenson lost to Diego Sanchez by a 3 round unanimous decision (30-27)(29-28)& (30-27) in England.

(Feb 20): Bryan Baker defeated Rory Singer by KO(Puches) 4:55 into round one, at the Maximun Fighting Championship in Canada.

(Feb 14): World’s Collide event at the state line Terrible’s Primm Valley Casino and Resort. Dominic Verdugo(Team Wildman) won by a 3 round unanimous decision.

(Feb 6): The Grove of Anaheim Event. The Schekler Foundation presents “Down for Life-Fight for a Cause.” Joe Calavita (Victorville) lost to Bobby Corpuz by TKO (broken nose) at the end of the round two.

(Feb 4): Jeremy Ramage (Lucerne Valley) lost to Chino Nicolas by rear naked choke 4:06 into round one at a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Pauma Valley Casino in San Diego.

(March 13): Ferrid kheder(Victorville) defeated Graydon Tannas by KO (punch) in the 3rd round at the Ultimate Cage Wars event in Canada. Sebastien Garguier also representing Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai won by tapout (Guillotine) in the first round.(March 7): Team Wildman’s, Preston Scharf lost to John Reedy via guillotine choke 2:49 into round two at a PureCombat event in Tulare, Ca.

Visit www.purecombatmma.com

(March 7): Aaron Riley, representing Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai in Victorville, lost to Shane Nelson at UFC 96 held at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio . Riley lost by Ref Stoppage 1:44 into round one.

(March 7): Team Wildman’s Rick Legere lost by a triangle ckoke 2:52 into the second round against Quinn Mulhern at a King of the Cage event in New Mexico.

Visit www.kingofthecage.com

(April 23): At a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Pauma Casino 6 locals were on the fight card. Aaron Vanderlinden(Hesperia) lost to Nick Alverado by an unanimous decision

Josh Ramage(Lucerne Valley) lost to Luis Salgado- 0:34, 1st round, TKO (strikes)

Buckley Acosta(Barstow) lost to Virgil Zwiker -2:59, 1st round, TKO (strikes)

J.P. Baca(Barstow) def. Chris Kirtley, 2:39, 1st round, TKO (strikes)

Joe Calivita(Victorville) def. Josh Carpenter, 0:54, 1st round, TKO (strikes

Visit www.gladiatorchallenge.com(April 19): Fabian “Wolverine” Diaz(Hesperia) lost to Sgt. Vince Ortiz – USMC, by a rear naked choke 2:48 mark of round one and Lamar “Monster” Jiles(Victorville) defeated Keneti “Monsta” Faagata by TKO, ref stoppage, 2:59 into round one at a Long Beach Fight Night Event.

Visit www.longbeachfightnight.com

(April 17): Team Wildman’s Amedio Viola lost to Tyler East by TKO 2:40 into round one at an Bellator event.

(April 4): At a Fitenite Event held in Costa Rica, Ferrid kheder(Victorville) defeated Jeffery Lopez by a unanimous decision. Sebastien Garguier,represented Cobra Kai in Victorville, defeated Randall Jimenez by a 1st round rear naked choke.

(May 30): Jason Walraven(Victorville) won by a 3 round unanimous decision at Tuff N Uff event in Las Vages.

www.tuffnuff.net(May 16): In a main event, Jason Lambert(Apple Valley HS Alumni) lost to Vladimir Matyushenko, by a 3 round unanimous decision(30-27,30-27, 29-28) at a Call To Arms event in Ontario, CA

www.calltoarmsfights.com

(May 16): Paul Karsky(Victorville) lost to David Cryer by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes 4:17 into round one. Victor Rodarte(Barstow) defeated Bryan Colebrook by a 3 round unanimous decision. Team Wildman’s Rick Legere defeated Erik Meaders via TKO 2:20 into round two, at a King of the Cage event held at Storm Stadium in Lake Elsinore California.

www.kingofthecage.com

(May 16): Tyson Johnson(owner of the Universal Grappling Academy)defeated Lucas Wiggins by submission armbar, 1:30 into round one at a Gladiator Challenge event.

www.gladiatorchallenge.com

(May 15): Victorville’s, Bryan Baker (9-1) will face Solomon Hutcherson (11-5)at a Maximun Fighting event in Canada. Solomon is injured fight is not going to happen.

www.maximumfighting.com

(May 9): Brandon Hastings(Heserpia) and Eric Schambari(Cobra Kai) fought at a C3 Fights event in Oklahoma. Schambari defeated Nate James by majority decision 3 rounds 29-28, 29-28, 28-29 and Hastings defeated Douglas Edwards, by TKO, Ref Stoppage due to Strikes, 2:07 into Round 3.

www.c3fights.com

(June 20): Joe Stevenson (Victorville) defeated Nate Diaz by a 3 round unanimous decision(29-28 all 3 judges) at The Ultimate Fighter-Season 9 finale held at the Palms Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. Both fighters are former TUF winners, Diaz season 5 and Stevenson season 2. The event will be shown on Spike T.V.

www.ufc.com(June 13): Jason Walraven(Victorville)won by a first round TKO at Apocalypse Event held at the Spotlight 29 casino in Palm Desert.

(June 11): Team Wildman’s Armondo Montoya defeated Estephan Jiminez by Tapout (Guillotine Choke) 1:23 into round 2 and Team Wildman’s Rick Legere Defeated Mike Robles by TKO (Strikes) 2:12 into round 3 at a King of the Cage event held at the San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino in Highland, CA.

www.kingofthecage.com

(June 7): Lewis Jablonski(Hesperia) lost Josh Green by rear naked choke 2:59 into round 1.

Alex Reyes(Hesperia) defeated Alejandro Bautista by KO (punches) 0:28 into Round 1.

Tony Lopez(Adelanto) lost to Brandon Bender by rear naked choke 1:36 into Round 1.

Fabian Diaz(Hesperia) lost to James Guyton by unanimous decision after three rounds.

Joe Condon(Hesperia) defeated Marlin Gustafson by rear naked choke 2:00 into Round 2.

Alex Rickards(Hesperia) lost to Daniel McWilliams by rear naked choke 1:44 into Round 1.

Fight Circuit MMA event was held at Mavericks Stadium in Adelanto, CA.

www.fightcircuitmma.com

(June 7): Seth Dikun(Victorville) defeated Rolando Perez via triangle choke submission, 2:3O into round one at a WEC event in Sacramento. Seth won the Submission of the Night bonus.

www.wec.tv

(June 5): Bryan Baker(Apple Valley) and Lamar Jiles(Victorville)fought at a Bellator Fighting Championship Event held at the Citizens Business Bank Arean in Ontario. Baker won by a unanimous decision and Lamar lost by a DQ.(knee to the head).

www.bellator.com

(July 25): Andy Jewett(Apple Valley) lost to Mark Striegl by Rear Naked Choke 1:17 into round two, Leah Melnychuk(Team Wildman) lost to Michelle Vera by unanimous decision, and Preston Scharf(Team Wildman)defeated Steve Gable by a unanimous decision at a Total Combat event held in San Deigo.

www.totalcombat.tv(July 23): Joe Calavitta(Victorville) defeated Carlos Sanchez by armbar 1:06 into round two, Nicholai Boruff(Hesperia) defeated Jess Moreno by KO :14 into round one, Joe Acuna(Barstow) lost to Hugo Sandoval by a split decision, and Josh Ramage(Lucerne Valley) lost to Andy Wang by TKO, 1:16 into round one at a Gladiator Challenge event at the Pauma Casino Near San Deigo.

www.gladiatorchallenge.com

(July 19): Lewis Jablonski(Hesperia) lost to Illiams Goglia by submission(armbar) :34 into round one and Chris Culley(Barstow) lost to Vince Ortiz by a 3 round split decision at a Long Beach Fight Night event.

www.longbeachfightnight.com

(July 17): Armando Montoya(Team Wildman) lost to Chris Cope by a 2 round TKO, ref stoppage, at a South Bay Promotions event held in Redondo Beach California

www.showmefights.com

(July 11): Victor Valley High School alumni Dan Henderson defeated Michael Bisping by KO, at the UFC 100 event in Las Vegas.

www.ufc.com

(Aug 29): Bobby Trivitt(Universal Grappling Academy) lost to Dave Komarov via armbar tapout, 3:51 into round one at a Gladiator Challenge event.

www.gladiatorchallenge.com(Aug 28): Team Cobra Kai, Ferrid Kheder lost to Nakamura Daisuke by a 3 round unanimous decision(29-28) in a Lightweight (156 lbs) match up at the M-1 Global Presents- Breakthrough event held in Kansas City.

(Aug 22): Team Cobra Kai, Jason Walraven(Apple Valley) lost to Josh Peasley from Xtreme Couture by a three round split decision at a Tuff N Uff event in Las Vegas.

www.tuffnuff.net

(Aug 22): Dominic Verdugo(Team Wildman) lost to Nick Reale from Jokers Wild Fighting Academy by tapout round two, at a World’s Collide event held at the Primm Casino and Resorts in Nevada.

(Aug 21): Lamar Jiles(Victorville) defeated Adam Allison by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes, at an “MMA at the Beach” event held in Redondo Beach.

www.showmefights.com

(Aug 15): Team Wildman, Thomas Denny(Hesperia) defeated Rage in the Cage Welterweight Champion, Joe Cronin by a guillotine choke in round 2 and Dustin Rhodes(Team Wildman) lost to Andy Dermenjyan by TKO(ref stoppage, strikes) in the second round at a Call to Arms II event held in Ontario, CA.

www.calltoarmsfights.com

(Aug 13): Chris Culley(Barstow) lost to Brian Abram by rear naked choke in the 2nd round at a King of the Cage event held at the San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino in Highland, CA.

www.kingofthecage.com

(Sept 18): Eric Schambari(Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai) 9-1 will be taking on Dominic Brown, 12-12, from Topeka, Kansas and Art Ramirez(Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai) 2-2 will be facing Jamie Steichen, 3-1, from Oklahoma City at a C3 Fights event held at the First Council Casino in Newkirk, Oklahoma. Schambari and Ramirez both won by rear naked chokes.(Sept 18): Apple Valley’s, Jason Walraven represented Cobra Kai at a Tuff N Uff Event in Las Vegas. Walraven defeated Patrick Begin from Xtreme Couture in a 205lb matchup by unanimous decision.

www.tuffnuff.tv

(Sept 12): In the main evnet, Angie Rivera-Parr(Ex-Hesperia) lost to Claire Haigh by Rear Naked Choke in round two at a Cage Wars event held in Brisbane, Australia. Parr is a 8 time Muay Thai women’s champion.

(Oct 24): Joe Stevenson defeated Spencer Fisher by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes(elbows) 4:03 into round 2 at UFC 104 event held the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

www.UFC.com(Oct 24): Jason Lambert(Apple Valley High School Grad) lost to Matt Horwich by 3 round split decision at a AMMA event in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

(Oct 3): King of the Cage event at the Avi Casino in Laughlin, NV. Local fighters went 4-2 on the night.

Joe Acuna from Barstow dominated George Write from the beginning with some ground and pound action. Acuna body slammed Write to the ground and finished it with some strong punched to win by TKO, ref stoppage 1:55 into round one.

Victor Rodarte also from Barstow took on John Duran. In this back and forth stand up battle of punches and knees Rodarte came out on top with a three round unanimous decision. Rodarte improves to 5-0

Barstow’s Alex Silva defeated Garrett Ludwig in one of the quickest fights of the night by guillotine choke :30 into round one.

Kasey Roberts(Barstow) lost to Ernie Calma by ref stoppage due to strikes 2:13 into round one.

Josh Lewis(Helendale) lost to Jason Lane by TKO, due to strikes, 1:10 into round one. Lane came in weighing 30 pounds heavier then Lewis.

Richard Solis(Team Focus) defeated Josh Kistner by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes 1:08 into the second round.

(Oct 1): Rick Legere(Team Wildman) battled Wacchiim Spiritwolf for the King of the Cage Welterweight Title Belt held at the San Manuel Bingo and Casino. Legere won by TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, 2:25 into round two.

www.kingofthecage.com

(Nov 20): Armando Montoya(Team Wildman) won his fight by a Rear Naked Choke 2:38 into round one at the Respect in the Cage event held at the Fox Theatre in Pomona. Daniel McWilliams(Lancaster) defeated Dave Roberts by triangle choke in the first round.

www.respectinthecage.com(Nov 20): David Esquibel(Hesperia) defeated Joey Bodella by a 3 round unanimous decision(29-28)(30-27)(30-27) at a Spar Star Promotions event in Montebello, CA.

(Nov 18): Team Wildmans, Seth Dikun(7-4) lost to Frank Gomez(8-1) in a 135 pound match up at a WEC event held in The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, NV. Dikun lost by a 3 round unanimous decision.

www.wec.tv.

(Nov 8): 11 locals competed at a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Casino.

Tyson Johnson(Victorville)defeated Aaron Adamson(Lucerne Valley) by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes, :47 into round one.

Teddy Williams(Apple Valley) defeated Josh Ramage(Lucerne Valley) by top wrist lock 1:15 into round two.

Joe Acuna(Barstow) defeated Paul Webb by a three round unanimous decision.

Tim Lindsey(Heserpia) lost to Dan Fair by a three round split decision.

Daryl Smith(Victorville) defeated Erik Hipshman by TKO ref stoppage 1:15 into round two.

Bobby Trivitt(Universal Grappling Academy)defeated Rich Nueall verbal tap out 1:01 into round one.

Danny Gutierrez(Universal Grappleing Academy) lost to Archie Thompson by TKO ref stoppage 1:42 into round one.

Brian Campbell(Lucerne Valley) lost to Travis Browne by KO :09 into round one.

Ben Champoux(Lucerne Valley) lost to Xavier Stokes by rear naked choke tapout 1:05 into round one.

Good to see former High Desert fighters Frankie Bollinger and Umar Love in the crowd.

www.gladiatorchallenge.com

(Nov 6): Barstow’s Chris Culley(4-5) lost to Casey ‘The Underdog” Olson (10-3) by TKO (Punches) 2:36 into round one at a Strikeforce event in Fresno, CA

www.strikeforce.com

(Dec 17): Rick Legere(Oak Hills) defeated Eric Moon by armbar 3:04 into round one at a King of the Cage event held in the San Manuel Casino.

www.kingofthecage.com(Dec 4): Apple Valleys, Bryan Baker (11-1) defeated Art Santore (18-7) by a 3 round unanimous decision at an Maximum Fighting Championship event in Canada.

www.maximumfighting.com

2008 Year in Review

Published December 31, 2008

Updates 2008

2008-YEAR TO DATE UPDATE:

30 local fighters have fought in 18 different MMA organizations this year.Local Residents:

WINS: 34

LOSSES: 27

Chris Drumm, Jack Miles Jr., Chad Walter, Ferrid Kheder, Isaac Newman-Gomez, J.P. Baca, Jason Walravan, Chris Culley, Thomas Denny, Seth Dikun, Joe Condon, Buckley Acosta, Chris Solomon, Andy Jewett, Lamar Jiles, Lucas Taber, Kasey Roberts, Frankie Guerrero, Steve Torres, Bryan Baker, Jay Bennett, Alex Reyes, Jose Reyes, Paul Karsky, Art Ruiz, Victor Rodarte, Alex Rickard, Joe Stevenson, and local high school alumni Dan Henderson(Victor High School) and Jason Lambert(Apple Valley High School).

Non-Locals Fighting out of local Gyms:

Wins: 18

Losses: 3

Team Wildman: Tony Lopez, Dominic Verdugo, Gragg Dalton, Dustin Rhodes, Preston Scharf, Ben Martin, and Rick Legere

Team Joe Stevenson-Cobra Kai: Tim Moon & Aaron Riley

Organizations:

King of the Cage, UFC, Battle in the Ballroom, California Xtreme Fighting, Gladiator Challenge, Chaos in the Cage, WEC, Total Fighting Alliance, Palace Fighting Championships, Premier Championship Fighting, Long Beach Fight Night, Spotlight 29 Casino, Fighting4kidz, Carolina Fighting Promotions, Adrenaline 2, Fite Night, Havic Prize Fighting, and EliteXC.

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DECEMBER UPDATE 2008

(Dec 19): Ferrid Kheder(Victorville)defeated Elton Brown in Costa Rica. Kheder won by Tapout, Rear Naked Choke, 3:15 into round one.

(Dec 11): At a King of the Cage event in Highland, Ca at the San Manuel Casino, Rick Legere(Team Wildman) lost to Waachiim Spiritwolf by KO :16 into round two and Dominic Verdugo(Team Wildman) won by a 3 round Unanimous Decision over Julio Sotomayor.

(Dec 11): Thomas Denny(Hesperia) took on Pat Miletich at the Adrenaline 2 event in Illinois. Denny lost by a KO :50 into round 2.

(Dec 6): Ferrid Kheder(Victorville) defeated Alejandro “Mandarina” Solano by a Unanimous Decision (30-27)in the main event at a FITE NITE event in Costa Rica. For more info visit www.crfights.com

NOVEMBER UPDATE 2008

(Nov 22): At a Havic Prize Fighting “Downtown Throwdown 2″ fight in Kansas “Tall” Paul Karsky(Apple Valley) lost to Sean Loeffler by Submission Gullotine Choke 2:25 into Round 1

(Nov 15): Joe Stevenson(Victorville) lost to Kenny Florian by Rear Naked Choke 4:03 into round one at UFC 91 event in Las Vegas.

(Nov 15): Chris Culley(Barstow) took on Junior Merkle at a Total Fighting Alliance event in Long Beach. Culley won by a 2nd round TKO. Chris has won 3 in a row and this win could possibly earn Chris a title shot in February.

OCTOBER UPDATE 2008

(Oct 4): Ernie Perea(Hesperia) fought Troy McDaniel at a King of the Cage event at the Avi Casino in Laughlin, NV. Perea won by KO, :27 into round one, Knee to the Head.

(Oct 9): Spotlight 29 Casino Event, representing Joe Stevenson Cobra Kai, Jason Walravan(Victorville) did not fight and Ferrid Kheder(Victorville) defeated Vince Guzman by submission (Rear naked Choke) in the second round. Team Wildman’s Preston Scharf lost by a split decision and Ben Martin won by a TKO in the second round.

(Oct 11): Bryan Baker(Apple Valley) will be fighting in North Carolina at the Carolina Fighting Promotions event. Baker won and now holds the CFP middleweight Title Belt

(Oct 16): Team Wildman’s Tony Lopez and Rick Legere fought at a King of the Cage event at the San Manuel Casino. Lopez won by a rear naked choke 1:37 into round 2 and Legere won by a 3 round unanimous decision.

(Oct 19): Long Beach Fight Night event–Paul Karsky(Victorville) lost to Justin Hubble by a 3 round unanimous decision. Alex Rickard(Hesperia) lost by tapout submission due to strikes by Team Wildman’s Presten Scharf at the 1:05 mark into round one. Chad Walter(Hesperia) defeated Raja Shippen by a Submission (Armbar) 2:31 into round two. Dominic Verdugo(Team Wildman) lost Marcus Ajian in the main event by a submission(Guillotine Choke) 1:50 into round one.

(Oct 24): Event Cancelled!!! Tony “Pitbull” Lopez(Heserpia), Chris Solomon(Apple Valley) and Dominic Verdugo will be fighting at a Spar Star Promotions event.

(Oct 25): Jack Miles Jr. (Hesperia) and Jose Reyes(Hesperia)will be fighting at a Gladiator Challenge event at the Pauma Casino in San Diego.

(Oct 30): Team Wildman’s Chris Drumm(Hesperia) lost by TKO 45 seconds into round one at a California Xtreme Fighting event.

SEPTEMBER UPDATE 2008

(Sept 6): At UFC 88 event in Atlanta, GA Victor Valley High School Alumni, Dan Henderson won by a three round unanimous decision (30-27,30-27,29-28) and Apple Valley High School Alumni Jason Lambert lost by a rear naked choke 1:20 of round two.

(Sept 13): Total Fighting Alliance event at the Long Beach Pyramid– Paul Karsky(Victorville) defeated Sean Loeffler :35 in round one, TKO(broken arm) and Dominic Verdugo(Team Wildman) defeated Luis Cordero by TKO at the 1:09 mark of round two.

AUGUST UPDATE 2008

(Aug 7): Jason Walraven(Victorville) will be fighting at the Spotlight 29 Casino in Coachella, California. Walraven won this fight.

(Aug 14): Chris Culley(Barstow) and Rick Legere(Team Wildman) both won at a King of the Cage event at the San Manuel Bingo and Casino.

(Aug 17): Fabian Diaz(Hesperia) injury did not fight and Paul Karsky(Victorville) won by a three round unanimous decision at the “Long Beach Fight Night” event.

(Aug 29): Gladiator Challenge event. 4 locals on the fight card: Victor Rodarte(Barstow), J.P. Baca(Barstow)lost by TKO ref stoppage due to strikes 4:45 into round two, Isaac Newman-Gomez(Victorville) won by Tapout 0:39 into round two, and representing Joe Stevenson’s Cobra Kai: Tim Moon from Hawaii won by a TKO ref stoppage 4:45 into round two.

(Aug 30): Fighting 4 Kidz fundraiser event. 3 locals are on the fight card:Bryan Baker(Apple Valley)won by a three round unanimous decision, Seth Dikun(Victorville)won by rear naked choke 1:01 into round one, and Dustin Rhodes(Team Wildman)won by a triangle choke 0:33 into round two.

JULY UPDATE 2008

(July 5):Joe Stevenson(Victorville) defeated Gleison Tibau at the UFC 86 event in Las Vegas. Stevenson won by a Guillotine Choke, 2:57 mark of round two.

(July 12):Chris Culley(Barstow) won by an unanimous decision at a Total Fighting Alliance event in Long Beach.

(July 19):Tony Lopez will represent Team Wildman at a King of the Cage event. He is fighting for the HWT Title Belt.

(July 26):Thomas Denny(Hesperia) will be facing Nick Diaz on CBS at an EliteXC event.

JUNE UPDATE 2008

(June 7):Jason Lambert, Apple Valley alumn, will take on Luiz Cane at a UFC 85 event in London, England.

(June 14):Seth Dikun(Victorville) will represent Team Wildman at a California Xtreme Fighting event in Upland, California.

(June 20):Frankie Guerrero(Hesperia) defeated Jade Delong with a first round arm bar submission at a Gladiator Challenge event in San Bernardino, California

(June 21):Gregg Dalton(Victorville) will represent Team Wildman at a Premier Championship Fighting event in Colorado.

MAY UPDATE 2008

(MAY 8): Chris Solomon(Apple Valley) Lost to Olaf Alfonso by KO 0:28 into round one at Palace Fighting Championship 8 event.

(MAY 10):Paul Karsky(Victorville) and Alex Reyes(Hesperia) will be fighting in Chaos in the Cage event at the Lancaster Fairgrounds.

(MAY 15):Tony Lopez(Team Wildman), and Gregg Dalton(Victorville) will be fighting at a King of the Cage event at the San Manuel Casino in Highland.

APRIL UPDATE 2008

(Apr. 12th):Joe Condon(Hesperia) and Steve Torres(Apple Valley) will be fighting at a California Xtreme Fighting event in Upland.

(Apr. 12th):Kasey Roberts(Barstow) lost to Chris Kirtley via rear naked choke :49 into round one, at a Gladiator Challenge event.

(Apr. 13th):Andy Jewett(Apple Valley)lost by a three round unanimous decision at a Battle in the Ballroom event at the Irvine Marriott.

(Apr. 19th) Buckley Acosta(Barstow) lost to Steve Grode by TKO, 2:21 into round three.

MARCH UPDATE 2008

(MAR 1st):Dan Henderson will be fight at the UFC 82 event.

(MAR 8th): Gunnar Hinson(Hesperia) will be representing Team Wildman at Cage of Fire event in TJ, Mexico. Gunnar will not be fighting due to injury.

(MAR 20): Buckley Acosta(Barstow) will be fighting at a Palace Fighting Championship event in Lemoore, CA.

(MAR 21st):Thomas Denny(Hesperia) will be fighting at an EliteXC event live on Showtime TV.

(MAR 22nd):Chris Culley(Barstow) will be fighting at a Total Fighting Alliance event in Santa Monica.

(MAR 22nd):Jay Bennett(Hesperia), and Victor Rodarte(Barstow) will be fighting at a King of the Cage event in Laughlin, NV

(MAR 26th): Bryan “The Beast” Baker will be fighting at a WEC event in Las Vegas.

(MAR 27):Lucas Taber(Wrightwood), Lamar Jiles(Victorville) and Alex Rickards(Hesperia) will be fighting at a King of the Cage event at the San Manuel Casino.

FEBRUARY UPDATE 2008

(Feb 16):Jose Reyes(Hesperia) and Art Ruiz(Victorville) are fighting at a Gladiator Challenge event at the LA FitnessExpo in the LA Convention Center

(Feb 20): Seth Dikun(Victorville) will be representing Team Wildman at a Battle in the Ballroom event. Paul Karsky(Victorville) from the Universal Grappling Academy is also on the fight card.

JANUARY UPDATE 2008

(JAN 18th):Lucas Taber(Wrightwood), Lamar Jiles(Victorville), Andy Jewett(Apple Valley), Alex Reyes(Hesperia), Seth Dikun(Victorville) and Paul Karsky(Victorville) will be fighting at a Chaos in the Cage event in Lancaster, Ca.

(JAN 19th):UCF 80, Joe Stevenson from Victorville will be fighting BJ Penn for the UFC 155 lb Title Belt. Jason Lambert from Apple Valley is also on the fight card

(JAN 24th):Thomas Denny(Hesperia) will be fighting at a King of the Cage event at the San Manuel Casino.

2007 Year in Review

Published December 31, 2007

Updates 2007

DECEMBER UPDATE 2007

(Dec 1):Palika Drummondo(Apple Valley) and Paul Karsky(Victorville) are fighting in Visalia at a Purecombat event.

(Dec 2):Umar Love(Victorville) will be fighting Keith Berry for a title belt. Also on the fight card Chris Culley(Barstow), Fabian Diaz(Hesperia), Josh Lewis(Helendale), Kasey Roberts(Barstow), Victor Salcido(Victorville), and A.J. Pace(Barstow) are on the fight card at a King of the Cage event. SEE RESULTS ON “BC NEWS”

(Dec 12):Bryan “The Beast” Baker(Apple Valley) will be fighting at a W.E.C event in Las Vegas. He will face Eric Schambari. Baker won via 3 round split decision.

(Dec 15):Greg Dalton(Victorville)and Steve Torres(Apple Valley) will fighting at a Total Combat event. Check out “BC NEWS” for results.

(Dec 15):Buckley Acosta won the Heavyweight title belt at a UKC event. Visit Acosta’s profile page, under “Fighters” menu for more info.

NOVEMBER UPDATE 2007

(Nov 3):Chris Solomon(Apple Valley) and Seth Dikun(Victorville) will represent Team Wildman at a Primal MMA Event-“Noche La Los Muertos” in Tijuana, Mexico. (See BC NEWS for results). (Nov 4):Steve Torres(Apple Valley) will represent Team Wildman at a Total Combat event in Oceanside, CA. (See BC NEWS for results).

(Nov 16):Chris Drumm will take on Evan Esguerra at a Strikeforce event in San Jose.

OCTOBER UPDATE 2007

(Oct 7)-Isaac Newman-Gomez(Victorville), Frankie Guerrero(Hesperia), Gunnar Hinson(Hesperia), Andy Jewett(Apple Valley), Fabian Diaz(Hesperia), Alex Rickards(Hesperia) and Jeremy Bennett(Victorville) fought at a King of the Cage event.(CHECK “BC NEWS” FOR RESULTS) (Oct 18)-Thomas Denny(Hesperia) defeated Olaf Alsonso at a Palace Fighting Championship event.

(Oct 26):Chris Solomon of Apple Valley will be fighting at a Hellrazor event in Denver, CO.

SEPTEMBER UPDATE 2007

(Sept 5th)-WEC event Bryan Baker(Apple Valley) defeated Jesse Forbes via TKO, ref stoppage, due to stikes 4:15 into round one at the Hard Rock Cafe Casino in Las Vegas. Show was seen on Versus TV. (Sept 8)-Victor Valley High School graduate Dan Henderson lost to Rampage Jackson (unanimous decsion)for the unification of UFC and Pride Fighting Championships light heavyweight title belts in London.

(Sept 15)-Joe Condon(Victorville) defeated Jae Douglas via TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes 1:15 round one and Chris Culley(Barstow) lost to Andy Balmore split dicision at a King of the Cage event in Laughlin, Nevada.

(Sept 15)-Chaos in the Cage event will be back at the San Bernardino Fairgrounds in Victorville. Ricky Cantrall(Hesperia) lost to Steve Hargett via TKO, ref stoppage due to strikes, Tony Lopez(Hesperia) defeated Eric Curry(Victorville) guillotine choke, 1:34 into round one, Alex Reyes(Victorville) lost to Daniel Nova via Tapout, triangle choke 2:10 into round one.

AUGUST UPDATE 2007

(Aug 4th)-Paul Karsky(Victorville) defeated Kenny Kingsford by armbar 2:28 into round one at a Gladiator Challenge event at the Konocti Vista Casino in Lakeport, California. (Aug 5th)- Ernie Perea(Hesperia) defeated Jesse Beede(Lucerne Valley) round one ref stoppage due to strikes, Thomas Denny(Hesperia) defeated John Cole via rear naked choke 3:58 round one, Bryan Baker(Apple Valley)defeated Reggie Orr by ref stoppage due to strikes 2:53 round one, Josh Lewis(Helendale) defeated Tim Alberte via rear naked choke 1:24 round one, Jeremy Bennett(Hesperia) defeated Rubin Tagle triangle choke :34 into round one, Cody Bollinger(Phelan) lost to Junior Kling unanimous decision and Isaac Newman-Gomez(Victorville) defeated Sal Farnettie by ref stoppage due to strikes 4:34 into round one at a King of the Cage event at the Soboba Casino.

(Aug 18)-Chris Solomon(Apple Valley) defeated Jeff Willingham at a Cage of Fire event in Mexicali. Solomon won via TKO(strikes) 4:58 into round one.

(Aug 25)-Joe Stevenson, Silverdo High School graduate, defeated Kurt Pellegrino unanimous decision (30-27,30-27,29-28)at the UFC 74 event at the Manadalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.

(Aug 25)-Umar Love(Victorville) defeated undefeated Brandan Tierney via rear naked choke 4:08 into round one at the EliteXC event on Showtime T.V. in Vicksburg, Mississippi

(Aug 30)-Palika Drummondo(Apple Valley)lost to Jeremy Pidgeon via armbar/tapout 1:31 into round one and Lamar Jiles(Victorville) lost to Benjamin Garret via TKO(leg kick) :49 into the second round at the San Manuel Casino event.

JULY UPDATE 2007

(July 19th)- Seth Dikun(Victorville) defeated, undefeated, Angelo Antuna submission(rear naked choke) 2:20 in the second round in the Palace Fighting Championship 3 event at the Tachi Palace Casino in Lemoore, California.

JUNE UPDATE 2007

(June 8th)-King of the Cage event at Soboba Casino. Cody Bollinger(Phelan) defeated Chad Walter(Hesperia) by submission (rear naked choke) 3:10 round two. Andy Jewett(Apple Valley) defeated Kasey Roberts(Barstow) TKO(strikes) 3:31 in round one, Thomas Denny(Hesperia) defeated Don Shea by Knock Out, 1:12 in round one, Gunnar Hinson(Hesperia)defeated Chris Culley(Barstow) by submission(heel hook) 4:24 round one. Duane Harrison(Victorville) lost to Anthony Mendez via TKO(Strikes) 1:02 round one, Victor Rodarte(Barstow) defeated Shane Hauser by submission(rear naked choke) :47 into the first round, Aaron VonGesse(Hesperia) and Robert Dupont(Adelanto) did not compete due to injury. (June 9th)- Chris Solomon(Apple Valley) defeated Anthony Loera, ref stoppage, due to cut early in the second round at a California Cage Championship event in Maywood.

(June 28)- Battle of the Ballroom in Irvine. Lucas Taber(Wrightwood) lost to Carlos Fuentes split decision(29-28,28-29,29-28). Richie Collingham(Hesperia) lost to Martin Bautista by Triangle choke 2:03 round Two. Paul Karsky(Victorville) won by Knockout 6 seconds into round one over Chuck Grave.

April and May 2007 info and updates

MAY UPDATE: May 3 Wes Combs(Victorville) defeated John George via TKO(strikes) 1:03 in the 1st round and Umar Love(Victorville) defeated Vaugh Lucas unanimous dicision 3rd round at the San Manuel Indian Casino event. May 19th at a Gracie Fighting Championship event, Thomas “Wildman” Denny(Hesperia) will be fighting Fredson Paixao for the vacant welterweight title. The fight is in Columbus, Ohio at the Value City Arena. Paixao defeated Denny by armbar 4:36 in the first round. May 26 at a King of the Cage event in Globe, Arizona- Buckley Acosta(Barstow)lost to Christian Grosinsky DQ 4:28 round two and Albert Hill(Hesperia)lost Del Hawkins KO 3:01 round 1. APRIL UPDATE 2007: Chris Solomon lost 2:37 round one rear naked choke at a “No Limits” event April 1st. April 5th Joe Stevenson defeated Melvin Guillard in Las Vages at the “UFC-Fight Night” event on Spike TV. Stevenson won by guillotine choke :27 in the first round. “Chaos in the Cage” event, April 6th, in Victorville Team Wildman went 2-0. Lucas Taber defeated Paul Karsky via armbar 1:38 in the second round. Bryan Baker defeated Jesse Juarez in the 3rd round by tapout, rear naked choke, 1:38. April 27th King of the Cage event Joe Calavita(Victorville) defeated Ty Gilstrap via rear naked choke 3:07 1st round. Alex Rickards(Hesperia) defeated Aijalon Pace(Barstow) unanimous decision. Cody Bollinger(Phelan) defeated Kasey Roberts(Barstow) via rear naked choke 1:20 1st round. Ben Beebe defeated Duane Harrison(Victorville) via TKO 3:35 2nd round. Lucas Taber(Wrightwood) defeated Calvin Bell, heel hook, :52 round one. Chad Walter(Heserpia) defeated Andy Jewett(Apple Valley) via rear naked choke 2:41 1st round. Fabian Diaz(Hesperia) defeated Steve Torres(Apple Valley)unanimous decision. Balkari McClain(Helendale) lost to Josh Rabedeaux by Guillotine choke 2:12 round one. Allen Debellis(Phelan) lost to Napoleon Lechuga TKO 2:33 1st round. April 28th, Total Fighting Alliance event in Santa Monica, Brain Baker defeated Geoff Hawks, TKO 2:10 in the 1st round. Seth Dikun defeated Jeff Martin unanimous decision. Also on April 28th,Paul Karsky lost TKO in the 1st round and Richie Collingham won by a rear naked choke in the 2nd round at the “Under Distruction” event in Oxnard, CA. Ticket info call (805) 479-9762

February 2007 news and info on the local fighters

On March 3rd Apple Valley High School graduate Jason Lambert defeated Renato Sobral TKO(punches) 3:36 in the first round at UFC 68 Victor Valley High School graduate Dan Henderson fought against Vanderiei Silva for the PRIDE middleweight title belt in Las Vegas February 24th. Henderson defeated Silva via KO(punch) in the third round.

Joe “Daddy” Stevenson did some training at Victorville’s Universal Grappling Academy. He is getting ready for his fight against Melvin Guillard for the UFC Fight Night event April 5th at the Palms in Las Vegas. He is now in Big Bear training will Cody Bollinger. Cody is getting ready for his fight March 10th in Laughlin, Nevada.

Chaos in the Cage Postponed to April 6th.

Mixed Martial Arts event “Chaos in the Cage” is coming to the High Desert February 24th at the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds. Locals Brian Baker, Richie Collingham, Lucas Taber, and Paul Karsky are on the fight card. Coconuts Night Club in Victorville will host the wiegh-ins Feb. 23 at 6:00 p.m. and the after-the-fight party. For ticket info email me at mike@bonecrushersclothing.com. Several local fighters will be on the fight card, and special guest UFC fighters Joe Stevenson and Kendell Grove will be in the crowd.

January 2007 local high desert cage fighter update

The Daily Press article come out January 27th. It will be on the website soon. King of the Cage March 10 Laughlin, Nevada. Locals Thomas Denny and Richard Solis will fight each other. Local fighter Cody Bollinger is also on the fight card.– Local Palika Drummundo will face Roy “Hit Boy” Arriola at a Gladiator Challenge event March 11 in Sacramento, California.–March 17th, Local Albert Hill will fight in a Gladiator Challenge event in San Franciso, California. UTF will hold its next “Smoker” on Feb. 17th.

2006 Year in Review

Published December 31, 2006

Updates 2006

Joe Stevenson, John Wayne Parr, and Cub Swanson Wrestling ClinicStevenson, Parr and Swanson will be hosting a wrestling clinic to raise money for High Desert’s Silverado High School wrestling program on Tuesday Dec. 19th. The clinic begins at 5:00 and at 7:00 they will put on a exhibition match. Tickets are $7.00.Local Cage Fighters Update- reported Dec 13, 2006King of the Cage Dec 1, 2006: Umar Love lost to Fernando Ganzales(injury 2nd round 0:28)—-Frankie Guerrero lost to David Kelly(armbar 1st rd, 3:36)—-Buckley Acosta defeated Tim Alberty((TKO, due to strikes, 1st rd 1:18)—-Josh Ramage lost to Mike Guymon(submission, 1st rd 1:52)—-David Beede lost to Shawn Laughler(tap out, 1st rd 1:08)—-David Zungia lost to Sean McCafferty(rear naked choke hold, 1st rd 0:35)—-Adam Chapman will be fighting in Sacramento at a Gladiator Challenge event on Saturday Dec. 16. Thomas “Wildman” Denny will be fighting against Nick Diaz at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Fl January 20th, 2007. He will be fighting for the Gracie Challenge welterweight title belt.Daily Press Article”The Local High Desert Cage Fighter Update” article came out in the Daily Press today(December 13th). The article will be on the “articles” section of the website by tonight. This months featured fighter and his gym is Thomas “Wildman” Denny. Plus results and future fights of High Desert cage fighters. Next months article(Jan. 22nd) will feature Wildman’s fight against Nick Diaz and Ernie Perea’s steps in front of the camera. Plus the fight card of local fighters including King of the Cage March 10 in Laughlin, Neveda.Local fighter “Wildman” dominates at the Beatdown in BakersfieldLocal Thomas “Wildman” Denny defeated Tony Fryklund 1st round submissioin tap, rear naked choke 1:32 Check out the Articles from newspapers, websites, and magazines from the bonecrushers crew on the Photo tab of the website. Check out the new old skool photos!!!!!LOCAL FIGHTER NEWS AND INFO********** UP COMING EVENTS FOR LOCAL FIGHTERS *************** NOVEMBER 4TH Lucas Taber and Kyle York “No Limits Heavyweight Tournament in San Clemente, California. Tickets call 760-243-2700— NOVEMBER 14TH Cody Bollinger will be fighting in Costa Rica.— NOVEMBER 17TH Thomas Denny, Ricky Cantrell and Lucas Taber “Beat Down in Bakersfield” for tickets call 760-243-2700— NOVEMBER 18TH Joe “Daddy” Stevenson UFC 65— DECEMBER 1ST Paul Karsky, Palida Drummondo, Richie Collingham, Josh Ramage, Umar Love, Albert Hill, and Cody Bollinger “King of the Cage” event. For ticket info email me at mike@bonecrushersclothing.com “KING OF THE CAGE”–OCTOBER 13 Local winners include Robert Dupont,Frankie Guerreto, Umar Love, Buckley Acota, and Ernie Perea. Other locals who competed were Robert Kasey, Josh Lewis, Rickey Cantrell, Brent Wooten, Konrad Miles and Albert Hill.—–September 16 David Kelly won his fight at an California Cage Championship event.—– October 3 Chris Solomon and David Kelly fought a demo fight for Rock Star Energy Drink.**** LOCAL FIGHTERS ARE KEEPING BUSY THIS SUMMER!!!! ****Local fighters Amar Love, Cody Bollinger, Frankie Guerero, Robert Dupont, Paul Zilius, Josh Ramage, Jimmy Ramirez, Richie Collingham, Ricky Cantrell, Kyle York, and Josh Lewis will compete at the ‘King of the Cage’ event on October 13. Lucas Taber will fight WEC on October 12th. Chris Solomon will compete at an CXF event on Oct. 7th.At the “King of the Cage” fight on August 4th Cody Bollinger won on a 1st round TKO, 0:50. Cody will be fighting “King of the Cage” again on October 13, Soboba Casino.Thomas “Wildman” Denny, Chris Solomon, and Kyle “Killa” York will fight WEC on August 17th at the Tachi Casino in LeMoore, CA. All 3 fighters fight for “Team Wildman” at the UTF gym in Victorville, see links page. For Tickets call (760) 243-2700.Brent Wooten, Richie Collingham, Jimmy Ramirez, and Ernie Perea from Tyson Johnson’s Universal Grappling Academy(see links page) will fight “King of the Cage” in October. Check out the new pictures from King of the Cage event.Bonecrushers old news and eventsUniversal Training Facility hosted another “Smoker” with 16 fights in boxing, MMA, and kickboxing. Congrads to all fighters for putting on a show and congrads to Rueben Duran from Brian Warren’s “Unbreakable Gym” for winning to 155 pound belt. Great Fights, Great Turnout, Great Time, nice job Thomas Denny and Team Wildman for putting on a great show. Upcoming Events: ***Dave Kelly and Seth Dikun from Team Wildman will be fighting at the CXF in Upland on April 29th. ***Joe Calavitta and Lucas Taber will represent Team Wildman on May 12th at the Palledium in Hollywood, presented by Pangea Fights. FOR TICKETS call UTF at (760)243-2700.