Jimmy Woodrow's 3rd Title Defense. Ref Don Richard pictured Right
(Photos By Julie McCallum, MyBayCity.com Entertainment)
Sold Out Crowd at Extreme Cage Combat MMA in Downtown Bay City
Results From April 8, 2011
April 10, 2011
By: Julie McCallum, Entertainment Editor
Mixed Martial Arts has taken the world by storm, and the best of the best Michigan Cage-fighters were at it again as AdoreAble Promotions, Inc. Toughman Cage-fighting presented Extreme Cage Combat 8.0 MMA at the Prime Event Center on Friday, April 8, 2011.
It was another great night of cage fights in Downtown Bay City, with a record attendance, featuring 23 bouts on the card. The card included 4 Championship Title Belts that went to Jimmy Woodrow, Adam Rocha, Jay May and Deland Davis.
Jimmy Woodrow, (Below)
of Saginaw, won his 3rd title defense for 170 Title belt. (TKO, ref stopped contest due to strikes)
Woodrow said, "My opponent, Dylan (Davis) was a very tough opponent and is going to give many people problems in future fights of his but me and my trainer John Schulz came up with a game plan and I stuck to it and was able to get a win by it."
Woodrow, continued, "It was an awesome night of good fights. John is a good and fair match-maker and always puts everyone before himself. It was a positive environment to be a part of and as a fighter I was able to feed off that energy and put on a good show for everyone."
(Above) 20 year old Jimmy Woodrow, 5'11, who fights out of New Body Health & Fitness wins his 3rd Title Defense against Dylan Davis. Master of Ceremonies Stephen Coppler, President of AdoreAble Promotions Inc.
(Above) Cage Fight Event was held at the Prime Event Center in Downtown Bay City
(Above) Wayne Stec of Caro OVER Josh Peters of Bay City
(Above) Destin Reed of Bay City OVER Dan Shepard
(Above) 23 year old Stephen Robel, 6'1 of Midland OVER Aaron Mcpherson. Robel said, "It felt good to win, Aaron Mcpherson was a tough opponent. I trained hard for this fight knowing that he would come out strong." Robel continued, "I kept my bearing and I knew what I had to do to get this victory. Thanks to the support at New Body, John Schulz and James Ramsey for training me, my family and friends that came out to show their support and to the crowd for cheering me on"
(Above) It was a SOLD OUT Crowd with a record attendance
(Above) MMA Fighter Troy Lamson in the House pictured with girlfriend Kylie Carrasco
(Above) Antwaun Conway OVER Devin Garrit
(Above) MMA Fighter Chris Fernette tapes up Adam Pierson
(Above) Jay Jackson had a good come back in round 2, although his opponent Brandon Bell took the victory in the end
(Above) It was Adam Rochas' 7th MMA fight and first title defense he ended it in 30 seconds of the first round by a front guillotine choke.
(Above) Defyant Industries a sponsor of the event, on hand with all your fight apparel
(Above) In the 185 division main event of the night Deland Davis OVER Bill Fent
Deland Davis over Bill Fent for the Title Belt (Above Right)
Alan VanIdour of the band Cygnus performed the National Anthem on his guitar
(Above) Judges, Matt Jarecki and Pat Burns, pictured with Amanda Schulz
Full Results of Extreme Cage Combat 8.0 MMA,
April 8, 2011,
Prime Event Center, Bay City
GREG RIVETTE OVER BRIAN BOOTHEROBERT COON OVER CHAD ELLISON
TONY BUTLER OVER ANDREW DAVIS
JOSH EMEOTT OVER DUSTAN MERRITT
WAYNE STEC OVER JOSH PETERS
CHANTHAI INSIXIENGMAY OVER RICHARD MARCOTTE
MARCUS GONZALES OVER MIKE THIGPEN
DESTIN REED OVER DAN SHEPHERD
OTIS CALDWELL OVER BRYAN SCOTT
KENNY BROWN OVER GLEN MAYLE
ANDREW SENOR OVER DREW MCCOLLUMJERNON HOUCK OVER MIKE PREVOST
STEPHEN ROBEL OVER AARON MCPHERSON
JIMMY WOODROW OVER DYLAN DAVIS (170 TITLE)
ROD MERILLAT OVER ADAM PIERSON
JAMES LAPAN OVER RICKY MIDDLEBROOK
GIANI SWIRES OVER JOE KELLY
ANTWAUN CONWAY OVER DEVIN GARRITT
BRANDON BELL OVER JAY JACKSON
DOUG WALKER OVER RJ FRITZADAM ROCHA OVER JOSHUA PALMER (135 TITLE)
JAKE MAY OVER JAMES TROMBA (155 TITLE, NEW CHAMPION)DELAND DAVIS OVER BILL FENT (185 TITLE, NEW CHAMPION)
Cage Combat Returns to The Prime Event Center on Friday, May 20, 2011 and makes it's Auburn Cornfest Debut Thursday, July 7, 2011
Annual Hooters Fight Nights, Under the Stars on August, 19 & 20, 2011 at Bay City HOOTERS
Event Sponsors included:
AmericInn, Hooters, Stables Martini and Cigar Bar, New Body, Fight Fuel, Shirts Mugs & More, Defyant Industries, Fightwear, Plasma Energy Drinks, TrainingMask.com, and Fighters Supporting Fighters.
"The BUZZ" - Read Feedback From Readers!
On April 12, 2011
at 12:32 AM
There was some pretty good fights that night but I'm most interested in two fights, Kenny Browns and Dan Shepard's. I was wondering if any one knows how I can get a copy of the fights. I know they were filming them but it was really loud in there so i didn't hear them when they told us how to get the videos. It would be appreciated if someone could find out and let me know. Thanks.
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