Category: Joe Stevenson

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 […]

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 […]

California Fight League returns to Victoville with MMA and Rock Festival.

California Fight League returns to Victoville with MMA and Rock Festival.

MMA, music festival returns to SBC Fair   The California Fight League returns to the SBC Fair with The Rock’n Roll Festival that will feature 16 bouts. Six local fighters are scheduled to compete on the fight card. Apple Valley and Victor Valley College graduate Rich Mapstead will be defending his CFL lightweight (155) title against Ever Hernadez […]

University Prep Grad, Pogues fighting on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series.

University Prep Grad, Pogues fighting on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series.

8/20/19… Today’s VV Daily Press Newspaper ‘MMA Update” Jamal Pogues and local MMA fighters with UFC ties 8/21/19… Breaking News: Jamal won the fight via UD (30-27 all three judges). He didn’t get awarded the UFC contract.

California Fight League 1 day away!!!

California Fight League 1 day away!!!

On Saturday April 20th, the California Fight League will be returning to the SBC Fair. The event will feature 16 mixed martial arts fights, including four fighters from the high desert area. Apple Valley Graduate, Rich Mapstead will be defending his CFL lightweight title. Mapstead trains at Marcelo Mafra BJJ-CheckMat in Apple Valley. Andrew Marass, […]

Two High Desert area fighters to be honored

Two High Desert area fighters to be honored

Joe “Daddy” Stevenson (Silverado High School Graduate and Cobra Kai in Victorville fighter) and Ernie Perea (Hesperia High School Graduate) to be honored on Saturday into the King of the Cage Hall of Fame. Photos of the event will be posted on www.facebook.com/likehighdesertmma