Category Archives: Missouri MMA News

Joey Scanlan faces off with Andrew Kimzey (1-0) at WalkoutFC 5: “Victory” on February 11th

Joey Scanlan faces off with Andrew Kimzey (1-0) at WalkoutFC 5: “Victory” on February 11th Joey Scanlan makes his professional debut at WalkoutFC 5: “Victory” on February 11th Joey Scanlan has been on a roll on the amateur scene in the Midwest; collecting several amateur titles all over Missouri and Kansas. Scanlan has decided that his next venture to the cage will be as a professional at WalkoutFC 5: “Victory”on Saturday, February 11th. He will be facing off with Andrew Kimzey (1-0) in a match up that will be pure excitement from the opening bell. Get your tickets at WalkoutFC.com and stay tuned for more announcements!...

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Missouri’s Top amateur Light Heavyweights face-off at KCFA: “Seasons Beatings” on December 9th

Missouri’s Top amateur Light Heavyweights face-off at KCFA: “Seasons Beatings” on December 9th Missouri’s Top amateur Light Heavyweights face-off at KCFA: “Seasons Beatings” on December 9th The top amateur Light Heavyweights in Missouri will be facing off at Kansas City Fighting Alliance “Seasons Beatings” on December 9th in Independence, Missouri. Antonio Martinez (8-0) trains with Glory MMA & Fitness in Lees Summit, Missouri and is unbeaten in the cage. He is looking to test himself one more time before he decides to move into the professional ranks. Martinez has finished 7 opponents with his vicious striking and plans to continue his run against Toma Walton. Toma Walton trains with Capital City Combatives in Jefferson City, Missouri. He holds an impressive 8-3 record and has yet to see the judges scorecards. Walton is ready to take on his toughest opponent yet and prove to everyone that...

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Miles”The Warrior”Mcdonald will be back in action at RFA: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 46

Miles”The Warrior”Mcdonald will be back in action at RFA: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 46 Miles”The Warrior”Mcdonald will be back in action at RFA: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 46 Miles”The Warrior”Mcdonald (2-1) will be back in action on December 9th in Branson, Missouri at RFA: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 46 and will be facing off with Federico Olivera (2-2)!!!!. Miles “The Warrior” McDonald is a future star in the strawweight division. He has fought the best strawweights and flyweights in the Midwest on his journey as a Mixed Martial Arts fighter and is ranked among the best strawweights in the World. In his last outing at Bellator 138 he faced off with an opponent with much more experience and came out with a huge submission win. We are excited to see Miles McDonald back in the cage after taking a year away from the sport. Get your tickets at www.cagetix.com/RFA...

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ShoFIGHT: POWDERKEG Results

ShoFIGHT: POWDERKEG Results  SF: Facebook | Twitter | Official Site Hr Baker will be reporting live from ShoFIGHT: Powderkeg for Team MMAmadhouse  ShoFIGHT: POWDERKEG MAIN EVENT – NANTUCKET RESORTS WW- Bradley Toth Vs Steven Minski – MMA – Toth defs Minski via Kimora/1sr Rd/@42 CO MAIN – EAGLE EYE AUTOMOTIVE WW – SFK1 CHAMPIONSHIP Matt Rosa Vs Tyler Schmidt – Rosa defs Schmidt via Unanimous Decision  New SFK1 WW Champion LW – MMA – Quentin Davidson Vs David McKenzie – Davidson defs McKenzie via RearNakedChoke/1st Rd/2:41 FW – SFK1 Michael Zieman Vs Justin Yacko – Yacko defs Zieman via Unanimous Decision LW – MMA Dustin Thomas Vs Brad Aaron – Thomas defs Aaron via KO/1st Rd/@:50 Hvwt – SFK1 Sheriff Williams Vs Mario Moreno – Williams defs Moreno via Unanimous Decision FW – MMA Austin Davis Vs Charley Richardson – Davis defs Richardson via Guillotine Choke/1st Rd/@:33 Lt Hvwt – MMA Jason Shackelford Vs Dylan Kennedy  – Kennedy No...

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WALKOUT FC Invades the historic Memorial Hall in Joplin, Missouri.

WALKOUT FC Invades the historic Memorial Hall in Joplin, Missouri. After three straight sold out shows in Independence, Kansas to begin the year; WalkoutFC will need a little more room. The promotion settled on the spacious 2,000 plus seat Memorial Hall on October 15th for their next show. With the looks of the card so far, the fights look to be as big as the arena. This fight card will boast 16 fights, 5 title fights, 4 women’s MMA fights and all the well matched, high intensity action WFC fans have come to love. Check out the featured fights and stay tuned for more huge news… WFC 185lb TITLE Joplin Brotherhood’s own Joseph Carriker (5-0) will be putting his title on the line. Carriker is the winner of two straight post fight awards with WFC (KO of the Night vs Ecret, Fight of the Night...

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ShoFIGHT: Vendetta Results

ShoFIGHT: Vendetta Results  SF: Facebook | Twitter | Official Site MMAmadhouse will HR Baker cageside for all the nights action. ShoFIGHT: VENDETTA (Blue Corner Listed First) EAGLE EYE AUTOMOTIVE MAIN EVENT: FW – Joey Scanlan Vs Ray Allard – Allard defs Scanlan via Guillotine Choke/2nd Rd/@2:46 NANTUCKET RESORTS CO – MAIN EVENT: SW – Jennifer Lee Vs Maddie Reid – Lee defs Reid via TKO/Ref Stoppage/3rd Rd/@1:19 LW – Jon Moore Vs Justin Yacko – Moore defs Yacko via Triangle Choke/1st Rd/@1:11 HW – Mike Hannum Vs Rocky Blackburn – Hannum defs Blackburn via Ref Stoppage/Strikes/1st Rd/@2:38 LW – Austin Davis Vs Quinten Davidson – Davidson defs Davis via RearNakedChoke/1sr Rd/@1:24 Intermission: K1 – John Bui Vs Dallas Jackson – Bui defs Jackson via Split Decision  FW – Kyle McHolland Vs Ryan Hunnell – McHolland defs Hunnell via RearNakedChoke/1st Rd/@:45 LHW – Bradley Toth Vs Melvin Meixner – Toth defs Miexner via Tapout Due to Exhaustion/1st Rd/1:54 LW...

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Life Hits Hard, Melissa Shepard Hits Harder

For martial artists competing in MMA or kickboxing, it is very rare that a path to a successful career is an easy one. This isn’t any different for (5-4 amateur) Melissa Shepard. In her case, the hardships are actually tenfold. Shepard, 34, a native Missourian, trains out of The Fighters Gym in Naylor, Missouri and has been fighting since the age of 29 at bantamweight. But Shepard’s opponents do not only come in the form of another martial artist locked in the same cage as her. Shepard has also been battling against diabetes. “I’ve been a diabetic since I was 22 years old, so I’ve had that illness before I started fighting,” Shepard said. She has not let diabetes slow her down. Shepard has fought nine times as an amateur – often against more experienced opponents – and has accumulated even more fights that are...

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ShoFIGHT: Summer Smash Results

ShoFIGHT: Summer Smash Results SF: Facebook | Twitter | Official Site ShoFIGHT: Summer Smash Fight Card Main Event SF Lightweight Championship Richard Moad Vs Adam Mink – Moad defs Mink via Guillotine Choke/1st Rd/@2:38 New ShoFIGHT Lightweight Champion Co-Main Event Brawl Inc Middleweight & SF Welterweight Championship Tavae Lewis Vs Zane Schmeekle – Lewis defs Schmeekle via Split Decision Interim SF Flyweight Championship Corbin Sochocki Vs Ray Allard – Sochocki Vs Allard….Draw Featherweight Alex Rykhlya Vs Andrew Siegismund – Rykhlya defs Siegismund via Triangle Choke/2nd Rd/@1:18 Lightweight Charley Richardson Vs Chris Mills – Richardson Vs Mills…No Contest…Kick to the groin. Mills unable to continue. Intermission Middleweight Steven Minski Vs Lance Lee – Minski defs Lee via RearNakedChoke/1st Rd/@1:56 Welterweight Cody Groom Vs Quinton Davidson – Davidson (debut) defs Groom via Guillotine Choke/1st Rd/@2:23 Roy Blackburn Jr Vs Jared Thompson – Thompson defs Blackburn via TKO/1st Rd/@2:29 Featherweight Daniel Reynolds Vs Ryan Hunnell – Reynolds defs Hunnell via KO/1st Rd/@1:36...

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Cage Of Honor 68 Results

Cage Of Honor 68 Results  COH: Facebook | Official Site Joplin Missouri Memorial Hall Saturday March 19th Cage Of Honor 68 Fight Card **Subject to Change** Matt Enochs vs Cole Hagebusch – Hagebusch def Enochs via RNC RD1 @0:23 Keith Ramsey vs James Williams – Ramsey awarded win after Williams failed to show. Alan Smith vs David McKenzie – Smith def McKenzie via TKO RD1 @? Ryan Ware vs Daniel Smith – Smith def Ware via Americana RD1 @1:48 Cal Talbert vs Will Blankenship – Talbert def Blankinship via Guillotine RD1 @:035 Jonathan Smith vs Lane Elsenpeter – Elsenpeter def Smith via TKO RD1 @0:14 Tim Branham vs Thomas Mantooth – Mantooth def Branham via TKO RD1 @0:09 Darius Hopper vs Ty Postlewaite – Postlewaite def Hopper via TKO RD2 @1:00 Ben Crawford vs Bo Vincent – Vincent def Crawford via TKO RD1 @2:08 Keegan Rosson vs Joe Greene...

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