A Perfect Night of MMA for SBG Idaho
Combat Fitness aka SBG Idaho 3-0 at Boise MMA Event, Front Street Fights 3
Congratulations to the team at Combat Fitness aka SBG Idaho for their success at Front Street Fights 3. The event, held at the CenturyLink Arena in Boise, ID this past Friday night, saw three Straight Blast Gym of Idaho fighters compete. All three of them left the arena victorious. Not only that, all three manage to pick up their wins via impressive stoppages. Jake Hayes took on Michael Garcia in an amateur fight contested at welterweight, Matt Jones fought against Calvin Kerns at featherweight, while Jesse Brock competed against Eben Kaneshiro in what was the main event of the evening, in a professional catchweight bout.
Jake Hayes’ victory was the third of his career, being declared the winner via technical knockout, after the corner of Michael Garcia were forced to throw in the towel during round 2. Meanwhile, Matt Jones of CF/SBG Idaho was successful in securing his first ever professional win, doing so by forcing a submission out of his opponent Kerns, via rear naked choke in the first round of the proceedings. The main event saw CF/SBG Idaho’s Jesse Brock victorious via a technical knockout in round 2. The win brings Brock’s professional record up to an impressive 19 wins vs 8 losses, and is his third victory of 2014.
The successful night for Combat Fitness/ SBG Idaho is only the latest in a very exciting few months that have seen the team dominate across the spectrum of martial arts. Impressive MMA victories are also being matched with strong performances in recent BJJ tournaments in the NW. SBG Idaho were part of the SBG contingent that took home best overall team at September’s Oregon Open, where they picked up 4 golds, 2 silvers and a bronze. One of the medalists was Jesse Brock himself, picking up gold in adult purple belt. CF/SBG Idaho has also excelled in the youth division, picking up a whole host of medals at recent NAGA tournaments in Oregon and Utah.
Congratulations once again to everyone at Combat Fitness/SBG Idaho, on your perfect night in Boise this past Friday and your ongoing success!
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