Category Archives: Super Fight League

Brian Halquist Productions Announces 2017 Dates

Brian Halquist Productions Announces 2017 Dates Brian Halquist Productions Announces 2017 Dates FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 19, 2016 TACOMA, Wash. – TACOMA, Wash. – Brian Halquist Productions and the Puyallup Tribe of Indians announced 10 dates for 2017 – beginning on Jan. 20 with the 108th installment of the Battle at the Boat professional boxing series. The 10 dates feature five boxing and five mixed martial arts events with CageSport MMA kicking off its 2017 season with CageSport 44 on Feb. 25, 2017. Battle at the Boat, the nation’s longest-running tribal casino professional boxing series, will celebrate its 20th anniversary in July. The inaugural installment of the event took place on July 9, 1997 when Emmett Linton fought Jose Flores for the International Boxing Association super welterweight championship. “It really is remarkable how much staying power the Battle at the Boat boxing series has had. We’ve...

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Seattle Faces Central Valley at SFL America Team Challenge Presented by CageSport MMA

Seattle Faces Central Valley at SFL America Team Challenge Presented by CageSport MMA Seattle Faces Central Valley at SFL America Team Challenge Presented by CageSport MMA Knopp, Clark main event MMA event at Emerald Queen Casino FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 15, 2016 TACOMA, Wash. – SFL America: Team Challenge returns to the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Wash. on Oct. 22 when Team Seattle squares off against Team Central Valley. Headlining the stacked card will be a 192-pound main event between Seattle’s hard-hitting Brent Knopp (7-1) and Josh Clark (9-3) of the California Central Valley squad. Knopp is coming off an impressive unanimous decision victory over Adam Dehart at the latest SFL America Team Challenge event, Seattle vs. Los Angeles, where team Los Angeles took home the victory with a final score of 15-6. Fans may recognize Josh Clark from his time spent on the UFC...

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Super Fight League 50: Seattle vs. Los Angeles Results

Super Fight League 50: Seattle vs. Los Angeles Results SFL: Facebook | Twitter | Official Site | YouTube SFL America Team Challenge: Seattle vs. Los Angeles Saturday, July 23, 2016 – Emerald Queen Casino SFL America Team Challenge: #TeamSeattle Vs. #TeamLosAngeles MMA Results: Team LosAngeles: 15 pts. Team Seattle: 6 pts. Team Challenge Main Event (5 Rounds): Brent Knopp Defeats Adam DeHart via Unanimous Decision (50-45, 50-44, 49-46) Team Challenge (3 Rounds): Thomas Hoeper defeats Dylan Potter via TKO (Strikes) at 4:27 of Round 2 Shohei Yamamoto defeats Bobby McIntyre via TKO (Strikes) at :46 of Round 2 Sarah D’Alelio defeats Jenny Liou via Unanimous Decision (30-27×2, 30-26) AJ Bryant defeats Armando Best via TKO (Punch) at 2:14 of Round 1 Anthony Zender Defeats Brandon Frunk via Split Decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28) Opening Bouts (3 Rounds): Nathan Stolen defeats Jeremie Montgomery via KO (Punch) at 1:34 of Round 1 Austin Anderson defeats Ryan...

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SFL America: Team Challenge – Seattle vs. Los Angeles Weights

SFL America: Team Challenge – Seattle vs. Los Angeles Weights SFL America: Team Challenge – Seattle vs. Los Angeles Weights FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 22, 2016   TACOMA, Wash. – Each fighter from both teams made weight for Saturday’s SFL America: Team Challenge – Seattle vs. Los Angeles at the Emerald Queen Casino. The 8-bout card will feature two opening fights and six team battles, including a 125-pound women’s clash. Team Seattle light heavyweight Brent Knop will face LA’s Adam Dehart in the main event. Knopp came in at 194.5 pounds, while Dehart tipped the scale at a ready 195. Tickets are available through the EQC box office and all Ticket Master outlets. Doors open at 6 p.m.with preliminary bouts starting at 7 p.m. Weights for Saturday’s SFL America: Team Challenge – Seattle vs. Los Angeles follows: SFL America Team Challenge: Seattle vs. Los Angeles Saturday, July 23, 2016 – Emerald Queen Casino...

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@Petetorious interviews MMA Fighter Dylan Potter for upcoming SFL Co-Main Event

 @Petetorious interviews MMA Fighter Dylan Potter for upcoming SFL Co-Main Event MMAMadhouse Personality Peter Artman (@Petetorious) interviews MMA Fighter Dylan Potter for upcoming SFL Co-Main Event Dylan Potter is an accomplished MMA fighter fighting out of Olympia, WA with his team, Eatonville MMA. In this interview, we discuss his upcoming SFL: Team Challenge Co-Main Event bout, representing for #TeamSeattle, his time as a “street” fighter and more!! Embrace and enjoy!!! #TeamMadhouse #SupportLocalMMA NOTE: (Big apology for the audio quality where it sounds like I’m talking through a jail phone. Though against my standards, it is clear & legible and it was a great time talking to Dylan) Dylan Potter Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook  |  Tapology...

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Former UW Great, All-Pro Safety Tony Parrish to Call the Action at SFL America

Former UW Great, All-Pro Safety Tony Parrish to Call the Action at SFL America Former UW Great, All-Pro Safety Tony Parrish to Call the Action at SFL America   MMA show to be broadcast on Facebook and YouTube   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 21, 2016   TACOMA, Wash. – If Tony Parrish wasn’t calling the action at Saturday’s SFL America: Team Challenge – Seattle vs. Los Angeles, the former NFL All-Pro safety may have had a tough time selecting a side.   Parrish has ties to both cities as he is a native of L.A. and a graduate of the University of Washington, where he was named a “Husky Legend” due to his contributions to the UW football program.   “It’s cool to see both cities matched up,” said Parrish, who played nine seasons in the NFL, leading the league in interceptions in 2003 and being named AP...

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Warmaster Josh Barnett to Corner LA Squad at SFL America: Team Challenge

Warmaster Josh Barnett to Corner LA Squad at SFL America: Team Challenge Warmaster Josh Barnett to Corner LA Squad at SFL America: Team Challenge Seattle native and former UFC Heavyweight champion to appear at MMA event FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 18, 2016 TACOMA, Wash. – Team Los Angeles will have a familiar face on its side when they take on Team Seattle at SFL America: Team Challenge on July 23 at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma as Josh Barnett will be in the corner of the visiting squad. Barnett, a former UFC heavyweight champion, hails from Seattle, but now fights out of Fullerton, California, and while he will be opposing his hometown team at the event, “The Warmaster” knows firsthand the MMA talent that is being produced in the Pacific Northwest. Barnett is one of several fighters from Washington who have captured UFC gold, joining Seattle’s Maurice...

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Seattle to face LA at SFL America: Team Challenge

Seattle to face LA at SFL America: Team Challenge Seattle to face LA at SFL America: Team Challenge Card to feature Knopp, Dehart main event at Emerald Queen Casino FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 12, 2016   TACOMA, Wash. – Mixed martial arts fighters from the Emerald City and the City of Angels will clash on July 23 when SFL America: Team Challenge returns to the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma with Team Seattle squaring off against Team Los Angeles.   Seattle edged Portland in the inaugural Team Challenge on May 7, defeating their I-5 rivals, 17-13, in an event that came down to the final bout.   “It was as exciting a show as we have ever had here at the Emerald Queen Casino, which is saying a lot,” promoter Brian Halquist. “The crowd really got behind the team aspect of the event. The main event ended up deciding...

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SFL America: Team Challenge Seattle vs. Portland to be shown on Myx TV

SFL America: Team Challenge Seattle vs. Portland to be shown on Myx TV SFL America: Team Challenge Seattle vs. Portland to be shown on Myx TV MMA show to be broadcast in two parts on June 23 and 30 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 23, 2016 TACOMA, Wash. – SFL America: Team Challenge Seattle vs. Portland is heading to Myx TV. The event, which merges all the excitement of professional MMA with the traditional team scoring system of collegiate wrestling, will be shown in two parts. Part 1, which includes Rafael Brewster vs. Jose McKay Rodriguez, Joey Pierotti vs. Chris Evans, and Zach Skinner vs. Benny Vinson, will be broadcast on June 23. Part 2, which include Shane Friesz vs. Journey Newson, Cindy Halesvs. Liz Tracy, and Justin Harrington vs. Bryan Nuro will broadcast June 30. Highlighting the event, which took place at the Emerald Queen Casino in...

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Seattle wins SFL America: Team Challenge

Seattle wins SFL America: Team Challenge Seattle wins SFL America: Team Challenge FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 7, 2016 TACOMA, Wash. – The inaugural SFL America: Team Challenge all came down to the final round of the main event and hometown fan favorite Justin Harrington delivered. Harrington, a member of Team Seattle, successfully defended his SFL America Lightweight championship by beating previously undefeated Bryan Nuro of Team Portland Saturday at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma and in the process helped Seattle wrap up the team victory. Harrington (9-2) appeared as the 48-47 winner on all three judge’s scorecards. The decision was worth three points, giving Team Seattle the win on the night by a score of 17-13.   The 8-bout card featured two opening fights and six team battles.   Points were awarded to the winner of each contest with teams earning 9 points for a...

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