Category Archives: Missouri MMA News

UFC’s Zak Cummings brings Professional Combat Sports to Springfield, Missouri on Friday, June 16th

UFC’s Zak Cummings brings Professional Combat Sports to Springfield, Missouri on Friday, June 16th UFC’s Zak Cummings is a fighter, gym owner, coach, and now he can add promoter to the list. Springfield native Zak Cummings has teamed up with seasoned MMA veteran Brian Green to bring Professional combat sports to Springfield, Missouri. The event will take place on Friday, June 16th at the Mediacom Ice Park in Downtown Springfield, Missouri. Ozarks Combat League’s Inaugural event will feature Invicta Fighting Championships veteran Miranda Maverick. Maverick is on a 2 fight win streak inside the Invicta FC cage and will be facing off with Mandy Polk and looking to get a huge win in front of her fans in Springfield, Missouri. Ozarks Combat League will feature Mixed Martial Arts in the cage and Boxing in the ring. It’s great to see an established professional fighter like...

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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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Walkout FC brings Professional MMA to Joplin, Missouri on Saturday, August 12th

Walkout FC brings Professional MMA to Joplin, Missouri on Saturday, August 12th Walkout FC brings Professional MMA to Joplin, Missouri on Saturday, August 12th On Saturday, August 12th Walkout Fighting Championships brings professional Mixed Martial Arts to the Joplin Memorial Hall in Joplin, Missouri. The Professional Main Card will feature top athletes from the Midwest and several fighters who have proven themselves on the amateur circuit and are ready to make the transition into the professional ranks. The amateur undercard will feature several title fights, the rising stars of the sport, and several fighters from throughout the Midwest. Get your tickets to Walkout Fighting Championships 7: High Octane at WalkoutFC.com or contact your favorite local fighters....

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ShoFIGHT: Summer Smash Interviews, Fights and Results Sponsored by Scrap Soldier Clothing

ShoFIGHT: Summer Smash Interviews, Fights and Results Sponsored by Scrap Soldier Clothing ShoFIGHT: Summer Smash Interviews, Fights and Results Sponsored by Scrap Soldier Clothing Saturday May 27th ShoFIGHT: Summer Smash went down live from Clarion Hotel & Events Center in Branson, Missouri. HR Baker was cage side for the action and post fight interviews. ShoFIGHT: SUMMER SMASH – Marshal Kemp (Glory Mt Grove) – MMA FIGHT INTERVIEW ShoFIGHT: SUMMER SMASH – Eric Favella Vs Kris Dodson – MMA FIGHT VIDEO ShoFIGHT: SUMMER SMASH – Dallas Jackson (Branson Fight Club) MMA FIGHT INTERVIEW ShoFIGHT: SUMMER SMASH – Quinten Davidson (Branson Fight Club) – MMA FIGHT INTERVIEW ShoFIGHT: SUMMER SMASH – Richard Mays Vs Quinten Davidson – MMA FIGHT VIDEO ShoFIGHT: SUMMER SMASH – Marshal Kemp Vs Jim Sparlin – MMA FIGHT VIDEO Live Results Provided by HR Jimmy Baker and sponsored by Scrap Soldier Clothing  Full Fight Card:...

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ShoFIGHT: Super Smash Results Sponsored By Scrap Soldier Clothing

Saturday May 27th ShoFIGHT: Summer Smash goes down live from Clarion Hotel & Events Center in Branson, Missouri. Live Results Provided by HR Jimmy Baker and sponsored by Scrap Soldier Clothing  Full Fight Card: MAIN EVENT 145- Richard Mays (Hogeye MMA) vs Quinten Davidson (BFC) Davidson defs Mays via Triangle Choke 2nd Rd @ 2:02 CO MAIN EVENT 155-Jim Sparlin (IRON CORE Athletics) vs Marshall Kemp (GLORY Mt Grove) Kemp defs Sparling via Ref Stoppage/Strikes 1st Rd @ 1:33 155- Josh Wilhelm (SFC) vs David McKenzie (Indy)  Wilhelm defs McKenzie via TKO 1st Rd @ 1:05 205- Eric Scott (BFC) vs Melvin Miexner (IRON CORE Athletics) Scott defs Miexner via RNC 1st Rd @2:07 135-Adam Sova (Hybrid MMA) vs Colton Hamm (Ronin Shodown) Hamm defs Sova via Split Decision 205-Eric Favella (IRON CORE Athletics) vs Kris Dodson (SFC) Favella defs Dodson via TKO 2nd Rd @ :32 Grappling 185– Cody...

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Bellator Veteran Aaron Roberson victorious in his professional boxing debut

Bellator Veteran Aaron Roberson victorious in his professional boxing debut Bellator veteran Aaron Roberson  improved his Mixed Martial Arts record to 8-6 last week with a big submission win over Chris Mullins at HD Boxing & MMA in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. 4 days ago he accepted a professional boxing bout in Miami, Oklahoma and went in there and dominated the fight. Congrats Aaron Roberson!...

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Julian Marquez returns to action on Friday, May 19th

Julian Marquez returns to action on Friday, May 19th Julian ‘The Cuban Missile Crisis’ Marquez is on a roll in the Light Heavyweight division and plans to take out another tough opponent on Friday, May 19th at Legacy Fighting Alliance 12 in Prior Lake, Minnesota. Marquez recently got the biggest win of his career when he knocked out UFC veteran Matt Hamill 1:22 seconds into the fight....

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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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Walkout FC Heavyweight champ Osha Johnson faces Brandon Huckaby at WFC 6 on May 20th

Walkout FC Heavyweight champ Osha Johnson faces Brandon Huckaby at WFC 6 on May 20th Walkout FC Heavyweight Champion Osha LaDale Johnson will be returning to the cage on Saturday, May 20th at WFC 6: “Night of Champions” and will be putting his title on the line against Former Regional (Missouri) Heavyweight Champion Brandon ‘Mongo’ Huckaby. Osha Johnson is the first Walkout FC Heavyweight champion and plans to defend the title against the best of the best in the Midwest. Johnson won the title when he edged out Gabe Sayeg in a 3 round battle at WFC 5 “Victory”. Brandon ‘Mongo’ Huckaby is a fan favorite in Missouri and is known for his role on the A&E reality series ‘God, Guns, & Automobiles’. ‘Mongo’ is one of the most experienced Heavyweights on the amateur circuit and will test himself against a rising star like Osha Johnson....

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