Sunday, May 14, 2017
Results from South Valley Slam, more boxing, MMA news
Some MMA results from Saturday night in Hurricane, at the South Valley Slam. These are courtesy of Jeffrey "Dutch" Dutcher from Fighting Out of MMA Net.
155: David Jordan defeated Dustin Jenkins, 5th round TKO. "Jordan was losing the whole fight until he landed the punches to finish it," Dutcher wrote.
145: James Russell Francis defeated Daniel Stratton via 1st round straight ankle lock.
145-pounder John Valentine, fighting a heavier weight against Michael Dillard, won via a first round TKO (strikes).
135: Jerold Shapiro defeated Florin Moraru via tap to strikes.
155: Brian Thomson defeated Mitch Shapiro via slit decision.
145 pounds: Bryce Edminister (The Garage MMA) defeated Nick Estrada via armbar in round one.
170: Aldyn Ashcraft decisioned Anthony Turchetta.
105: women: Magaly Sanchez decisioned Michelle Daley.
135: Scott Nelson defeated Luis Camacho via split decision.
125: Justus Minardi defeated Daniel Arellano via split decision.
MMA News: Some fighters with local presence, including One Hit MMA's Rowdy Akers, will be fighting in a King of the Cage promoted event on June 17. Others participating include Kerry Lattimer, Gabe Pelayo and Andrew Crusz.
Boxing News: Undefeated Salt Lake City boxer Ignacio Chairez will also be on the June 9 boxing card at The Complex in SLC, joining another undefeated Utah, Larry Gomez.
We'll update some of this with our next blog post.