2020 Up to Date or not so Up to Date info.
7 local fighters, ex-residents, or fighters representing local gyms have fought in 6 different MMA organizations.
March 14: Ryan Gattis will be representing Cobra Kai in Victorville at Hendo Sport Management event held at the Dan Henderson’s AFC in Temecula, CA
March 21: California Fight League returns to the SBC Fairgrounds in Victorville feature a Music Festival during the day and 11 MMA bouts at night. Local MMA fighters on the card: Tony Gomez (Cobra Kai) will fight for the 145 CFL title, Juan “Buddah” Rubio (Cobra Kai) will be fighting for the CFL 185 title, Ramona Esparza (Mafra BJJ and American Jujitsu Academy both in Hesperia) will face Michelle Winkhart (White Tiger in Hesperia and Cage Combat Academy in Victorille) in a match up of two locals. Victor Valley High School graduate and former Jackrabbit state qualifier wrestler, Carlos Morales is also on the fight card.
April 5: Aaron Williams (Cobra Kai) will be defending his title belt and Phelan resident Johnny Munoz will also be defending his title belt at a King of the Cage event held at the Toyota Arena in Ontario, CA. Jonathan Noriega (Cobra Kai), Adrian Bartee (Cobra Kai), Angel Munoz (Serrano Grad), Carl Culpepper (Hesperia Grad), and Brandon Rivera (Victor Valley Grad) are also on the fight card.
March 7: Brian Sarchet representing Universal Grappling Academy in Victorville lost via guillotine choke and Sun Davis representing Houdini Grips Jiu Jitsu in Helandale lost via rear naked choke in the second round at a Gladiator Challenge event held at the Soboba Sports Complex in San Jacinto, CA.
February 21: University Prep Graduate and Cobra Kai Fighter, Jamal Pogues (7-3) fought for the LFA Light Heavyweight Title. Pogues lost to Alex Polizzi (6-0) via heal hook 41 seconds into round four. The event to be held at Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minnesota.
February 8: Hesperia Graduate and Cobra Kai fighter Dominick Reyes (12-1) lost to Jon Jones in the UFC Light Heavyweight title. Reyes lost via 5 round unanimous decision. The event was held at the Toyota Center in Houston.