Category Archives: Kansas MMA News

Walkout FC brings Professional MMA to Memorial Hall in Joplin, Missouri THIS SATURDAY

Walkout FC brings Professional MMA to Memorial Hall in Joplin, Missouri THIS SATURDAY Walkout FC brings Professional MMA to Memorial Hall in Joplin, Missouri on Saturday, August 12th. WalkoutFC 7: High Octane features top fighters from throughout the Midwest, amateur card that features the rising stars of the sport and Main Card filled with talented professional fighters from Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Texas and Illinois, and Florida. Reserve your seats today at www.WalkoutFC.com/Tickets    Professional Main Card   Professional Lightweight Bout Craig Campbell (2-2) vs Chris Reed (2-3) Legacy FC Vet Craig Campbell (2-2) is looking to make a statement in this fight and put on a show in front of his hometown fans. Chris Reed (2-3) is on a 2 fight win streak and looking to keep that streak alive with a huge win in front of his family and friends. Both these fighters...

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Walkout FC Featherweight Champion Jacob Hutchison 4-0 will put his title on the line against Marc Diebold (10-1) at WalkoutFC 7: High Octane

Walkout FC Featherweight Champion Jacob Hutchison 4-0 will put his title on the line against Marc Diebold (10-1) at WalkoutFC 7: High Octane Walkout FC Featherweight Champion Jacob Hutchison (4-0) is undefeated and plans to continue his reign at Featherweight. ‘The Dark Horse’ has finished all of his opponents and was crowned the champion by submitting Andrew Terhune and Bron Greenfeather in the WFC One Night Tournament at#WFC6. Marc Diebold has an impressive record of 10-1 and has won several regional titles. Diebold has finished 10 of his 11 opponents by submission and is always dangerous on the ground. Don’t miss this match up between 2 submission specialists! It goes down on Saturday, August 12th at the Joplin Memorial Hall in Joplin, Missouri. Get your tickets to WalkoutFC 7: High Octane at WalkoutFC.com or Contact your favorite local fighters....

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Walkout FC announces 8 Pro Fights for WalkoutFC 7: High Octane

  Walkout FC announces 8 Pro Fights for WalkoutFC 7: High Octane Walkout FC brings Professional and Amateur MMA to the Joplin Memorial Hall in Joplin, Missouri on Saturday, August 12th!!! WalkoutFC 7: High Octane features top fighters from throughout the Midwest, an amateur card that features the rising stars of the sport, and a Main Card filled with talented professional fighters from Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Texas, Florida, and Illinois. Don’t miss the action! “Like” Walkout FC on Facebook and get your tickets at WalkoutFC.com! Check out the fight card! Professional Main Card Professional Lightweight Bout  Craig Campbell (2-2) vs Chris Reed (2-3) Legacy FC Vet Craig Campbell is looking to make a statement in this fight and put on a show in front of his hometown fans. Chris Reed is on a 2 fight win streak and looking to keep that streak alive with a huge win in...

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Undefeated Challenger vs Undefeated Champion set for Walkout FC 7: High Octane

Undefeated Challenger vs Undefeated Champion set for Walkout FC 7: High Octane Undefeated Challenger Zach Scroggin (3-0) is set to face Undefeated Walkout FC Middleweight Champion Joseph Carriker (9-0) at Walkout FC 7: High Octane on Saturday, August 12th at the Joplin Memorial Hall in Joplin, Missouri. Joseph Carriker has proven that he is one of the best amateur Middleweights in the United States and is currently Ranked #1 in the Midwest by Tapology.com. He defended his title for the 3rd time when he faced Austin Crist at Walkout FC 6: Night of Champions and will be looking to continue his dominance inside the cage against Zach Scroggin. Carriker has finished 8 out of his 9 opponents. MMAMadhouse.com’s Chris Gregory caught up with Joseph Carriker after his recent victory and Carriker stated that he set a goal when he started training at Joplin Brotherhood that...

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Evolution Fighting Championships V: Battle for Blood Results

Evolution Fighting Championships V: Battle for Blood results Evolution Fighting Championships V: Battle for Blood results William Lavine is at the Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas getting MMAMadhouse.com the Live results from one of the the best promotions in Kansas.  Professional Fights Marcio Navarro defeats Joe Wilk via submission (Head Arm Choke) in Round 1 Steven Nguyen defeats Jose Leyva via KO in Round 1  Chris Harris defeats Chris Beal via TKO in Round 2  (Professional Kickboxing) Kaila Thompson defeats Kelsey Adkins via submission (Rear Naked Choke) in Round 1  Dustin Blake defeats Jimmy VanHorn via TKO in Round 1  Amateur Fights -Chris Turner defeats Kyler Moberly  via TKO in Round 2  -Caleb Arnold vs. Tanner Brown defeats Caleb Arnold via submission (standing guillotine) in Round 1  -Matt Hyman defeats Tim Grammon via submission (Rear Naked Choke) in Round 1  -Javontez Phillips defeats Austin Rodriquez via...

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Victory Fighting Championship announces main event for VFC 57 in Topeka

Victory Fighting Championship announces main event for VFC 57 in Topeka Heavyweight title bout tabbed for main event of VFC 57 Reigning Victory Fighting Championship heavyweight champion Daniel “Big Kansas” Gallemore will defend the title in his home town as the main event for VFC 57 slated for Friday, May 5 in Topeka, Kansas, and live on UFC FIGHT PASS®. Gallemore (6-3) will stand across from challenger “Razor” Razak Al-Hassan (12-5) when the two clash inside the VFC cage at the Kansas Expocentre. The 31-year-old Gallemore defended his crown for the first time at VFC 55 last December, and the fan favorite didn’t disappoint that night as he scorched challenger Derek Bohi, needing only 1:34 to register the TKO victory. Gallemore is perhaps best-known for the fight that earned him the VFC heavyweight belt as he scored a stunning first-round win over then-champion Abe Wagner...

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Evolution Fighting Championship introduces two new weight classes for 2017.

Evolution Fighting Championship is excited to introduce two new weight classes for 2017. Evolution Fighting Championship introduces two new weight classes for 2017. In an industry first for Mixed Martial Arts, Evolution Fighting Championship is excited to introduce two new weight classes for 2017.  The two new classes, Super-Welterweight (175 lbs) and Super-Lightweight (165 lbs), will be used for both Professional and Amatuer MMA bouts, and this will effectively eliminate the regular Welterweight class of 170 lbs at EFC events.  All fights will remain within regular Commission approved allowances for the standard weight classes.   The next event, EFC 5 will be held on May 13th, 2017 at the Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas, just 10 minutes from downtown Wichita.  Net proceeds will go directly to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. According to co-founder and event emcee Chris Gerhardt, “Over the past several years at various events,...

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Victory Fighting Championship announces May 5 event in Topeka KS

Victory Fighting Championship announces May 5 event in Topeka KS Victory Fighting Championship announces VFC 57 headed for Topeka, Kansas With its season debut fast-approaching, Victory Fighting Championship is set to unveil its second event of 2017. VFC 57 will take place on Friday, May 5  at the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka, Kansas, and the event will air live on UFC FIGHT PASS®. The main event and co-main event for this card will be unveiled in the very near future. Tickets for VFC 57 are available at www.ticketmaster.com. Victory Fighting Championship made two highly successful stops in Topeka last year, both of which featured heavyweight champion Daniel “Big Kansas” Gallemore: VFC 50 (May 21, 2016) – Daniel Gallemore captured VFC heavyweight title with a first-round submission victory over Abe Wagner. The event also featured wins for VFC notables Maki Pitolo, Jake Lindsey, and Chuka Willis....

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Walkout FC Middleweight champ Joseph Carriker puts his title on the line at WFC 6 “Night of Champions”

Walkout FC Middleweight champ Joseph Carriker puts his title on the line at WFC 6: “Night of Champions” Walkout FC Middleweight Champion Joseph Carriker will be returning to the WFC cage on Saturday, May 20th at WFC 6 “Night of Champions”. Carriker will be looking to defend his title for the 3rd time as he steps into the cage with #1 contender Austin Crist. This is a fight that fans have been waiting for since WFC 2 and now it is finally happening.  WFC Middleweight Champion Joseph Carriker is currently undefeated with an impressive 7-0 record. Carriker is a fan favorite because he constantly searches for the finish and has only been to the judges scorecards one time in his amateur career. Carriker holds multiple regional titles and trains under Sean Clifford at Joplin Brotherhood, one of the longest running gyms in Southwest Missouri. Top...

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