Upper Peninsula Cagefighting – Superior Fights! – Results from March 26th, 2011


Upper Peninsula Cagefighting put on an exciting event on March 26th at the Lakeview Arena in Marquette. Unfortunately, FightMichigan couldn’t make Cheap Football Jerseys the long journey to witness the action in person. A couple of familiar faces from the local MMA scene did make it up there to show their support – Joey “The Don” Battaglia and Al Low. I saw some video clips from the show, though. It looked like some solid discount oakley matches and a REALLY packed house! I love the U.P., and I love MMA. Promoter Brian Troutman has helped bring us the best of both worlds! He Cheap Jerseys was also kind enough to send us these results…


Fight #1 – 135lbs. – Muay Thai rules
Alan Panula (U.S. Muay Thai) vs Adam Rodriquez (Team Gordon)
Winner: Alan Panula in round 2 by TKO – referee stoppage due to strikes.


Fight #2 – 220lbs. – MMA rules
Jason Axley (Independent) vs Jacques Bordeau (Team Slice)
Winner: Jacques Bordeau in round 1 by TKO.


Fight #3 – 185lbs. – Muay Thai rules
Mike Robare (U.S. Muay Thai) vs Brian Payne (Team Gordon)
Winner: Mike Robare in round 3 by TKO – referee stoppage due to strikes.


Fight #4 – 145lbs. – MMA rules
Travis Karppinen (Independent) vs Jonny Anderson Fake Oakleys (Team Sixel)
Winner: Travis Karppinen in round 1 by tap out due to triangle choke submission.


Fight #5 – 205lbs. – Muay Thai rules
Gary DeVroy (U.S. Muay Thai) vs Mike Dixon (Team Gordon)
Winner: Gary DeVroy in round 1 by TKO – referee stoppage due to strikes.


Fight #6 – 185lbs. – MMA rules
Jeff Martin (U.S. Muay Thai) vs Justin Knuth (Team Sixel)
Winner: Jeff Martin in round 1 by TKO – referee stoppage due to strikes.


Fight #7 – 185lbs. – Muay Thai rules
Kasaim Koonala vs Bryan Matkin
Winner: Kasaim Koonala in round 3 by TKO – referee stoppage due to strikes.


Fight #8 – 155lbs. – MMA rules
Caleb Lancour vs Jason Whitmer (Independent)
Winner: Caleb Lancour in round 1 by tap out due to rear naked choke.


Fight #9 – 205lbs. – MMA rules
Jeremy Nelson (U.S. Muay Thai) vs Jesse Ferguson (Team Sixel)
Winner: Jeremy Nelson in round 1 by knock out.


Fight #10 – Super Heavyweight – MMA rules
Bill Baker (Independent) vs Cole Carter (Team Gordon)
Winner: Bill Baker in round 1 by tap out due to rear naked choke.


Fight #11 – 160lbs. – MMA rules
Tony Williams (Independent )vs John Robydek (Mutt MMA)
Winner: John Robydek in round 2 by TKO.


Fight #12 – 155lbs. – MMA rules
Shaun Maki (U.S. Muay Büro? Thai) vs Corey Burgess (Mutt MMA)
Winner: Corey Burgess in round 1 by tap out due to rear naked choke.


Support Our Troops! The LCpl. Eric Palmisano Care Package Project was at Superior Fights, where patrons could make monetary donations or bring items useful to U.S. troops. This program has shipped just over 1600 Care Packages to Soldiers and jordans for cheap Marines in Iraq and Afghanistan, all with donations from the community. Learn more about this great cause by visiting their website here.


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