Pinnacle FC 15
Lawrenceville Teamster’s Temple 12/17/16
8 Fights on tap tonight for this Pinnacle Event.
In the Heavyweight Division (220 lb catchweight)
Josh Moyer(Debut) VS Nick Hewitt
Round 1- Hewitt moves in trying to find his range. Hewitt is starting to land as Moyer moves back to the catch. Moyer throws a low kick and Hewitt catches it and takes him down. Hewitt is on top landing heavy rights to the body. To end the round, Hewitt is landing a lot of body shots.
Round 2- Hewitt opens up with two leg kicks. Both fighters are trying to pick their shots. Hewitt lands a right hand over the top. Hewitt is the aggressor, moves in with a right/left. Hewitt is now opening up with 3 right hands that land as the round ends.
Round 3-Hewitt ducks a right from Moyer and counters. The pace has slowed as again they are waiting to throw. Moyer is opening up, but Hewitt is landing more shots and counter punching. Moyer is looking tired, and Hewitt is picking his shots.
Official Result- All three score it 30-27 for Nick Hewitt
Malik Mamood (Spelling) VS Ross Hollub
Round 1- Mamood is moving in, Hollub is showing good movement and dodging shots from Mamood. Hollub wraps up a single leg and takes Mamood down. As Mamood gets up, Hollub lands a knee to the body. Mamood is moving in now with a nice right, as Hollub wraps him up and lands a knee to the cup. After a return to action. An uppercut drops Hollub, then Mamood lands another right that drops him again as the round ends, stealing the round.
Round 2- Mamood is moving in, throwing big shots, but not landing. Mamood again moves in with a right that drops Hollub. Hollup wraps him up and is trying to land knees to the body. Hollub is now moving forward, and hit Mamood with a straight left.
Round 3- Hollub lands a left jab, he’s circling to the right and looking to strike. Mamood is throwing big shots, but not landing. Hollub wraps him up against the cage, as Mamood moves away, Hollub attempts a big right that Mamood slips and takes him down. Hollub gets up, but Mamood again takes him down. The round ends.
Official Result- 30-26 on two judges cards, 29-28 on the third, for Malik Mamood.
Mehgan Williams VS Emme Webber
Round 1- Webber moves in and picks up Williams for a slam. Webber on top, but Williams is staying active on the bottom. Webber is moving to a north/south choke position. Webber is landing some knees to the body and punches as the round ends.
Round 2- Webber throws a kick, and lands a judo takedown, Webber again on top. Williams locks in a triangle from the bottom, but Webber is able to situp and avoid the submission. Williams goes for an armbar, but Webber again shakes off the attempt.
Round 3- Webber again drops down for a takedown. As Williams is trying to get up, Webber is landing boy shots. Webber drags her down and takes side control. As Williams attempts to escape, Webber get full mount. She is landing body shots as the round ends.
Official Result- All 3 judges score it 30-27 for the winner Emme Webber.
Amateur Main Event
Mike Walters VS Sean Felton
Round 1- Walters opens with some strikes. He drops down for a takedown that Felton stuffs. Felton lands a whizzer and takes Walters down. From his back, Walters is working, but eats a few hammer fists from Felton. Walters throws his hips up for an armbar, but Felton slips thru and regains top control. Felton postures up and lands some shots as the round ends.
Round 2- Felton is landing leg kicks, Walters catches a kick and drops for a takedown attempt. Felton again twists him down, landing on top. Walters is working for an arm bar from the bottom as Felton takes the back. Walters attempts a kimura, but Felton escapes. They are stood up, Walters lands a kick as Felton lands a big right. Walters drops in for a double leg, that Felton counters as the round ends.
Round 3- Walters opens up with more striking, but Felton lands a low blow. Walters lands a big right after the action resumes. He takes Felton down, and has a guillotine locked in, that Felton escapes. Felton remains on top, but isn’t active, the ref stands them up. Walters is moving in now, lands a right and grabs the guillotine, somehow Felton is able to remain calm and slip out. Felton is riding out the round on top.
Official Result- 2 judges score it 30-27, one judge scores it 29-28 for your winner Sean Felton over Mike Walters
1st bout missed due to link not refreshing…..Results below
Official Result- Winner John Antonitis via Rear Naked Choke at 2:46 of round 3. In his pro debut.
Jose Martinez VS James Pefiffer
Round 1- Pefiffer opens up with a head kick, and wraps up Martinez. Pefiffer has him against the fence and is working for a takedown. Martinez spins off and throws a head kick. Pefiffer again wraps up Martinez against the cage. Martinez is landing knees to the body, and trying to throw elbows off of the cage. The ref separates them, Pefiffer moves in again and drops for a takedown that Martinez is defending. The ref again separates them, Martinez throws an elbow as the round ends.
Round 2- Pefiffer rushes in and lands a right as he wraps up Martinez. After a minute, the ref separates them, Pefiffer moves in again and wraps up Martinez against the cage. Martinez posts up and throws an elbow. Also lands a nice knee as Pefiffer’s nose is now bleeding. Pefiffer finally gets the takedown. Martinez on the bottom is working for a Kimura grip. He wraps up the Kimura and it’s deep, somehow he is able to escape as it looks like the ref is about to stop it.
Round 3- Martinez land a right jab as Pefiffer moves in for a takedown. Again Pefiffer has Martinez pressed against the cage. As Martinez tries to separate, he throws a knee. The ref separates them again. Martinez is letting his hands go now, but Pefiffer presses him into the cage again. Martinez again grabs a Kimura and spins it really deep, but Pefiffer somehow spins out. He looks in pain, but Martinez is now on top and landing GNP. Pefiffer tuns his back and Martinez takes his back. As he tries the rear naked choke as it goes the distance.
Official Result- 29-28 Martinez, 29-28 Pefiffer, 29-28 for the Winner Jose Martinez.
Solon Staley VS Dominic Mazzotta
Round 1- Both fighters are feeling each other out. Almost 1 minute in until Mazzotta throws a leg kick. Staley throws a big right and misses. Mazzotta ducks a big Staley punch and grabs his waist and grabs an ankle pick for the takedown. Mazzotta on top throws an elbow and GNP. He gets up and lands a hard elbow. Mazzotta is looking to take his back. He takes the back and has a body triangle. Staley is protecting well, but Dom transisitons to an arm bar. He again takes his back and locks in an arm bar as the round ends.
Round 2- Staley moves in and Mazzotta catches him with a counter elbow. Mazzotta again lands a right. Staley moves in, but isn’t landing. Mazzotta catches a kick and gets the takedown. Staley has Mazzotta’s neck from the bottom, but he isn’t in danger. The ref stands them up. Dom again moves in, lands a right and left and gets another takedown. Staley lands a knee to the head while they are downed. The ref stands them up. And takes a break. One point taken away from Staley. Staley is limping and Mazzotta immediately targets the ankle. Mazzotta again gets a takedown. He lands in side control, then moves to full mount. Staley gives up his back and Mazzotta attempts the Rear Naked Choke.
10-8 Mazzotta (Due to point deduction)
Round 3- Mazzotta targeting the lead injured leg, and again takes down Staley. Mazzotta takes his back and locks in a body triangle. He’s looking to sink in and finish a rear naked choke. After not locking it up, Staley is able to get up, He slips and Mazzotta again takes his back and is working for a submission. Staley turns into the guard of Mazzotta, and Mazzotta grabs a leg to spin back on top. He lands a big elbow. As the round ends, Mazzotta is on top and throwing big shots and a knee to end the round
Official Result- All three judges score it 30-26 for Dominic Mazzotta, #andstil PFC Featherweight Champ over Solon Staley.
Antonio Castillo Jr. VS Mark Cherico
Round 1- Castillo drops Cherico early with a right/left combo. Cherico recovers and wraps up Castillo for a takedown, as Castillo’s ankle breaks. Chip Snider ends the fight at :59 of round one. Unfortunate break for Castillo.
Official Result- TKO via injury and winner Mark Cherico, round 1, no official time given.