Boise, ID (5/15/15) – Jesse Brock returned to CenturyLink Arena’s Front Street Fights for the third time as the main event. The former Boise State wrestler had a tough opponent in Bendy Casimir but was able to pull off his third straight victory via a unanimous judge’s decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28). Brock’s record now improves to 20-8.
In the co-main event, which was named as “Fight of the Night”, Boise’s Scott Thometz returned to the cage after a year off due to injury and picked up the victory of Darrell Flores also via a unanimous judge’s decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Vince Morales (Ontario, OR) was successful in his pro-MMA debut as he defeated Joseph Cleveland (Coeur d’ Alene) via rear naked choke at 1:51 of the first round.
Matt Jones (Boise, ID) picked up his second Front Street Fights victory over Chris Bateman (Idaho Falls, ID), who was making his pro-MMA debut, via a rear naked choke at the 2:12 mark of the first round
Lino Sanchez, Austin Glenn, and Daniel Spitz each picked up victories during the amateur undercard.
FULL FIGHT CARD RESULTS:
Jesse Brock unanimous decision over Bendy Casimir (Main Event)
Scott Thometz unanimous decision over Darrell Flores(Co-Main Event)
Vince Morales rear naked coke over Joseph Cleveland (1:51, 1st round) (professional)
Matt Jones rear naked choke over Chris Bateman (2:12, 1st round) (professional)
Daniel Spitz split decision over Russell Koharchick (Spitz = 29-28, 29-28 | Koharchick = 29-28) (amateur)
Austin Glenn submission (2:57, 1st round) over Vince Cardarelle (amateur)
Lino Sanchez unanimous decision over Tristen Maes (amateur)
All fights were sanctioned by the Idaho State Athletic Commission.
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