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A Special night and action packed for local MMA Fighters At King of the Cage.

A Special night and action packed for local MMA Fighters At King of the Cage.

April 5:  Aaron Williams (Cobra Kai) will be defending his title belt and Phelan resident Johnny Munoz will 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 […]

POSTPONED — California Fight League returning to Victorville

POSTPONED — California Fight League returning to Victorville

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, […]

Gattis to fight at Dan Henderson event (POSTPONED), 5 locals fighting at CFL event -2 title fights(POSTPONED), 7 locals competing at KOTC – 2 title fights

Gattis to fight at Dan Henderson event (POSTPONED), 5 locals fighting at CFL event -2 title fights(POSTPONED), 7 locals competing at KOTC – 2 title fights

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. www.highdesertmma.com www.facebook.com/likehighdesertmma www.twitter.com/highdesertmma Wins: 2 Loses: 5 Future Fights March 14: Ryan Gattis  will be representing Cobra Kai in Victorville at Hendo Sport Management event held at the […]

Jamal Pogues fighting for LFA title belt

Jamal Pogues fighting for LFA title belt

On Friday, February 21, University Prep Graduate Jamal Pogues will be fighting for the LFA  Light Heavyweight Title. Pogues (7-2) will be facing undefeated fighter Alex Polizzi. Polizzi was a three- time NCAA Division 1 national qualifier in wrestler at Northwestern University and has earned an undefeated 5-0 mma record. Pogues last fight was on […]

Local UFC fighter Dominick Reyes to Fight for UFC title, opens new fitness gym

Local UFC fighter Dominick Reyes to Fight for UFC title, opens new fitness gym

On February 8 Local  UFC fighter  and Hesperia High School Graduate, Dominick Reyes will fight Jon Jones for UFC light heavyweight title. On Saturday November 16 was Reyes grand opening of his new gym The Ultimate Fitness gym in Oak Hills.  Here are some Daily Press “MMA Updates” since the beginning.        

VV Daily Press “MMA Update” 1/25/2020

VV Daily Press “MMA Update” 1/25/2020

 February 1: Robert Hernandez will be representing Cobra Kai in Victorville at a King of the Cage event held at the Chinook Winds Casino in Lincoln City, OR. February 8: Hesperia Graduate and Cobra Kai fighter Dominick Reyes will face Jon Jones for the UFC Light Heavyweight title.  The event will be held at the […]

2019 Up Dated Stats… Most recent fight…Williams wins King of the Cage 145 pound title

2019 Up Dated Stats… Most recent fight…Williams wins King of the Cage 145 pound title

2019 Up to Date or not so Up to Date info. 33 local fighters, ex-residents, or fighters representing local gyms have fought in 10 different MMA organizations. www.highdesertmma.com www.facebook.com/likehighdesertmma www.twitter.com/highdesertmma Wins: 27 Loses: 19 ***2 win and 2 loss locals fighting against each other. Title Belt Winners:  Aaron Williams (Cobra Kai)… King of the Cage […]

8 Locals competing at King of the Cage event

8 Locals competing at King of the Cage event

December 8: Two local fighters will square off against each other at a King of the Cage event held at the Toyota Arena in Ontario. Albert Veloz (Cage Combat Academy) is set to compete against Robert Hernandez (Cobra Kai).    Two local fighters will compete in title bouts; Victorville resident,  Victor Sydnor will be defending  his […]

Lopez, Mapstead (Defended) win California Fight League titles

Lopez, Mapstead (Defended) win California Fight League titles

VICTORVILLE — Victor Valley graduate Eddie Lopez handed Kenny Klein his first career loss Saturday night at the California Fight League’s The Rock’n Roll Festival at the SBC Fair. Lopez, who was named to the Daily Press’ All-Area wrestling team (125 pounds) in 2011, beat Klein for the CFL featherweight title. Lopez won the 145-pound […]