RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA. (March 12, 2019) –
King of the Cage returns to Yack Arena in Wyandotte, Michigan on Saturday, April 13, 2019 with a nationally broadcast event headlined by a showdown in the Light Heavyweight division between Victor Torres against Jon Tarrh. The co-main events will feature Victor Jones vs. Chad Herrick in a Light Heavyweight battle and Lightweights Drew Morais vs. Sean Felton. The featured fight on the card will be a Women’s Strawweight division bout between Meaghan Penning vs. Marina Coffman. The fight card will also feature some of the top ranked fighters in both the Michigan region and nationwide.
Main Event – Light Heavyweight (205 lbs.)
Victor “El Torito” Torres (7-5), Troy, MI. (Victorious MMA) vs. Jon “Big Nasty” Tarrh (14-16), Terre Haute, IN. (American Top Team). Torres is top ranked and is coming off an impressive first-round victory in his last bout. Tarrh is an experienced fighter with 14 wins in his professional career
Co-Main Event – Light Heavyweight (205 lbs.)
Victor “Bonecrusher” Jones (4-9), Shelby, MI. (Bonecrusher MMA) vs. Chad “Hitman” Herrick (12-10), East Tawas, MI. (Alpha Warrior Fight Team). Both fighters are top ranked in the state of Michigan.
Co-Main Event – Lightweight (155 lbs.)
Drew “All Day” Morais (9-5), Wyandotte, MI. (Fuse MMA/Iron Tiger Muay Thai) vs. Sean “Superfly” Felton (4-2), Niagara Falls, NY. (WNYMMA). Morais has won his last five of his last six fights. Felton is the one of the top ranked fighters from the NY region.
Featured Event – Women’s Amateur Strawweight Title (115 lbs.)
Meaghan Penning, Flint, MI. (FITNHB) vs. Marina “No Mercy” Coffman (3-5), Toledo, OH. (Iron Tiger Muay Thai). Both fighters are making their professional debut after successful amateur careers.
Other Featured Fights on the card:
Dan Claus vs. Brandon McLaughlin
Ta’Darius Thomas vs. Josh Visel
Jesse Murray vs. TBA
Chris Wright vs. TBA
Paul Freeland vs. Clay Raider (Strawweight Amateur World Title)
Mike Walker vs. Avan Bashi
Darnell White vs. Pierre Hampton
Alex Watson vs. Matt Louis
Brandon Hunt Jr. vs. Jason Carter
Jesse Smith vs. TBA
Hannah Schmidt vs. TBA
***Fight Card Subject to Change***
This event will be broadcast in over 50 million U.S. households on MAVTV. MAVTV is currently available on DIRECTV (channel 214), Verizon Fios (channel 810), Comcast, Google Fiber, Time Warner Cable, Charter and hundreds of regional distributors.
Doors open at 4:30pm. and fights start at 6pm. Reserve seating and Ringside tickets are on sale now. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call Yack Arena Recreational Office at (734) 324-7292. Official Hashtag #Supremacy2