Category Archives: Prime Fighting

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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Prime Fighting 7 Results

Prime Fighting 7: Abed-Rabuh vs. Gomez Results  PF: Facebook | Twitter | Official Site Prime Fighting 7: Abed-Rabuh vs. Gomez Joey Gomez def Mohammad Abed KO/TKO, 0:14 R1 TJ Koehler def Alex Alvarez KO/TKO, 3:26 R3 Hamza Salim def Ardany Mora Unanimous Dec Lisa Spangler def Laura Mejia KO/TKO, 2:26 R1 Clayton York def Richard Thompson KO/TKO, 0:34 R1 Steven Southern def Syed Ahsan Jafri KO/TKO, 0:46 R2...

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Prime Fighting 7 bringing local business and Mixed Martial Arts Athletes together

Prime Fighting 7 bringing local business and Mixed Martial Arts Athletes together Bringing local business and Mixed Martial Arts Athletes together Vancouver WA (February 9, 2016) Prime Fighting LLC announced today the launch of their first Annual Mixed Martial Arts Dinner Event to be held at the Clark County Event Center on May 7, 2016 a Washington State sanctioned professional and amateur event. Prime Fighting LLC has partnered with Southwest Washington Contractors Association (www.swca.org) to make this event happen.   The SWCA has been leading the way in economic development by supporting commercial and industrial construction in Southwest Washington since 1947. “The SWCA is excited to be a partner of Prime Fighting and looks forward to being a supporter as it continues to grow in Southwest Washington, ”  said Darcy Altizer, Executive Director, SWCA. Missing from regional professional Mixed Martial Arts is the Athletes ability to access...

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Prime Fighting, the Pacific Northwest’s premier MMA promotion is now under new management and ready for Prime Fighting 6

Prime Fighting, the Pacific Northwest’s premier MMA promotion is now under new management and ready for Prime Fighting 6 October 12th, 2016 Prime Fighting, the Pacific Northwest’s premier MMA promotion is now under new management.  The team consists of industry experts, sales and marketing professionals, and most importantly, diehard fans.  Their goal is to produce exciting MMA events, promote the sport through positive communication and building a sense of community with fighters, managers and fans. Prime Fighting 6 is scheduled for Saturday Jan 23, 2016 and will feature 10 bouts, 5 Pro, including the 145lb title and 5 amateur bouts featuring local fighters.  There will also be a Fighter of the Night Bonus of $2500!  The bouts already made are: Toby Misech vs Delane Lamere                     145lb Pro        Title Match Gustavo Bessa vs Jason Gray                        145lb Pro Steve Lantry vs Luiz Gomez                           115lb Pro Mike Dubois...

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Prime Fighting 4 Results

PRIME FIGHTING 4 Pro Katie Howard vs. Emily Corso Main Event Title Fight Flyweight 125 lbs – Emily Corso MMA defeats Katie Howard via TKO RD2 Eben Kaneshiro vs. Rex Payne – Eben Kaneshiro defeats Rex Payne Jr via TKO RD1 Jason Lambert vs. Jake Smith – Jake Smith defeats  Jason Lambert via TKO RD2 Hadi Al-awadh vs. Alex Alvarez – Alex Alvarez defeats Hadi Al-Awadh via TKO  RD1 Gustavo Bessa vs. Cole Milani – Gus Bessa defeats Cole Milani via RNC RD1 AMMY Colton Howard vs. John Simon Ammy Title Fight Middleweight – Colton Howard defeats John Simon via Unanimous Decision  Abdul Kamara vs. Steven Southern Title Fight Featherweight – Abdul Kamara defeats Steve Southern  via Unanimous Decision   Dylan Blakesley vs. Steven Chang –  Dylan Blakesley defeats Steven Chang via Unanimous Decision   Alison Barnett vs. Lisa Spangler – Lisa Spangler defeats Alison Barnett via KO RD1 Kimberly Post vs. Melinda Stalnaker – ...

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PRIME FIGHTING 3 Results

PRIME FIGHTING 3  3/8/14 PRO Enoch Wilson def Omar Avelar via RNC RD1 @4:10 Prime Fighting Featherweight Title Chris De La Rocha def Richard Foster via Armbar RD2 @3:34 Jason Pittman def Justin Milani  via TKO RD1 @2:52 Jason Novelli def Abraham Campos via TKO (Doc stop) RD2 @1:46 Alexandro Alvarez def Ryan Walker via UD 30-27(x2), 30-26 AMMY  Kurt Southern def RU Kamara via UD 20-27, 29-28(x2) Carlos Elizondo def Lucas Regian via TKO RD1 @2:09  Abdul Kamara def  Colby Grayson via UD 30-27 (x 3)   The World Leader In Local MMA News – MMAmadhouse.com...

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PacNW MMA Report – 5 March 2014

I know there’s been a bit of a hiatus of written content coming from the PacNW MMA, and that’s about to change as we at MMAmadhouse continue to focus on local mma around the planet – especially in our own back yard! We are continuing the tradition of bringing the people of Oregon and southern Washington today’s up-and-coming event information, live coverage, and fight results. ———————————————————————— This Saturday Prime Fighting returns for their third show.  Look for another big night of mixed martial arts action as Prime Fighting is hosting both professional and amateur bouts at the Clark County Event Center in Ridgefield, WA. The main event of the night will be a featherweight showdown between Enoch ‘The Animal’ Wilson of Animal House MMA and Omar Avelar of Avelar MMA, while the heavyweights will take center stage in the co-main event as Chris De La...

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Prime Fighting 2 Results

Prime Fighting 2  9/28/13 ERIC RAMSEY def JASON LAMBERT via UD  30-27 (x3)  PRIME CHAMPIONSHIPS  PRO 170  Title Bout JASON NOVELLI def  COLE MILANI via  KO RD1 @0:20 NICK GILARDI def  JUSTIN MILANI via TKO RD1 @2:50 DAMON JORDAN def JUSTIN MARK  via TKO RD1 @4:48 CHRIS DELA ROCHA def  MATT HOWELL via KO RD1 @2:22 JASON PITTMAN def ROB GIBBS via TKO RD1 @3:41 DERAY WILLIS def PAUL SIMS via Guillotine RD1 @1:56 PRIME CHAMPIONSHIPS Heavyweight  Title Bout ZANE BEHREND def  BRAD HANNAH via TKO RD1 @4:24 RYAN WALKER def TONY BUFFA via Guillotine RD1 @1:51  PRIME CHAMPIONSHIPS Amateur 170Title  Bout JAKE MARSHALL def  MIKE SAVAGE via UD  29-28, 30-27 (x2) PRIME CHAMPIONSHIPS 135  Title BOUT TRAVIS TRENT def  SHALAMAR WASHINGTON via RNC RD1 @1:39 PRIME CHAMPIONSHIPS Amateur 185 Title Bout BRYAN DESCLOUX def  DAVID MCMANIS via TKO RD2 @1:25...

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PRIME FIGHTING 2 SEPTEMBER 28TH @CLARK CO FAIRGROUNDS

PRIME FIGHTING 2 SEPTEMBER 28TH @CLARK CO FAIRGROUNDS MAIN EVENT 170 POUND PRO CHAMPIONSHIP ERIC RAMSEY VS JASON LAMBERT NWC CHAMPION SPLIT DECISION CHAMPION FLORES FITNESS REDNECK MILITIA 170 POUND PRO MMA NICK GILARDI VS JUSTIN MILANI DESERTBRAWL CHAMPION WEST COAST FIGHTER CHAMPION ALIVE MMA RED NECK MILITIA 145 POUND PRO MMA JUSTIN MARK VS DAMON JORDAN FCFF CHAMPION FCFF CHAMPION STRAIGHT BLAST THE OCTAGON MMA HEAVYWEIGHT PRO MMA MATT HOWELL VS CHRIS DELA ROCHA ROGUE FIGHTS CHAMPION FCFF CHAMPION TEAM RONIN PROGRESSIVE JIUJITSU 205 POUND PRO MMA ROB GIBBS VS JASON PITTMAN FORMER #1 FCFF CONTENDER FIRST FRIDAY FIGHTS CHAMPION ARSENAL COMBAT 503 WEST COAST JIUJITSU 155 POUND PRO MMA COLE MILANI VS JASON NOVELLI ROGUE WARRIOR CHAMPION FAMMA CHAMPION REDNECK MILITIA FISTICUFFS GYM 145 POUND PRO MMA ZANE BEHREND VS BRAD HANNAH ANIMAL MMA TEAM QUEST AMATURE BOUTS PRIME CHAMPIONSHIPS HEAVYWEIGHT BOUT DERAY...

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Primal Fights 6: Revolution Results

Primal Fights 6: Revolution  6/29/13 Paul DeVeglio def Robb Cann via Submission RD3 Primal Fights Featherweight Title Larry Perreira def  AJ Fuentes via KO RD1  Primal Fights Middleweight Title Brett Malone  def Luke McNeley via TKO RD1 Primal Fights Lightweight Title  Dalton Evanger defeats Kenny Beach via 1st round submission to strikes Tutu Tamaalavea defeats Tyler Smith via 1st round TKO. David Shaulis defeats Gus Matthews via UD Bobby Grady defeats Jeremy Potter via 2nd round sub Cole Stover defeats Charlie Barnes via UD Sean Williams defeats Jesse Stitts via 1st rd TKO Steven Pederson defeats Oscar Trinidad via 2nd round Submission to Strikes Andrew Molina defeated Donovan Smith via 2nd round TKO Edile Brito defeats Geremy Kneffin via 1st round submission Wyatt Gustafson defeats Cody Anderson via 1st round TKO Luis Barriga defeating Mickey Marcinko  via 2 round TKO...

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