Boise, ID (5/16/14) – Jesse Brock (Boise, ID) showed off the grappling ability that made him a Pac-10 champion wrestler at Boise State, claiming a submission victory in the Main Event of the first Front Street Fights at CenturyLink Arena.
Brock improved to 18-8 overall with the victory over Omar Avelar (Moses Lake, WA) at 3:52 of the first round in front of 2,118 fans in downtown Boise.
“I’m just having fun right now,” Brock said after the fight. “It’s taken me quite a few years to get to this point and I’m enjoying it.”
In the co-Main Event, Nampa’s Colton Vaughn (5-4) scored an emphatic knockout victory at the 54-second mark of the opening round after slamming his opponent, Salt Lake City’s Eti Palu, to the ground in the opening … Read More »
FRONT STREET FIGHTS TO RING THE BELL FRIDAY
5-13-14 Jesse Brock
Boise, ID (5/13/14) – The Treasure Valley’s newest entertainment brand – Front Street Fights – will hold its first event at CenturyLink Arena Friday night at 7 PM. Doors open at 6 PM for the seven-fight, professional mixed-martial arts event.
The main event features former Boise State wrestling star Jesse Brock, a two-time Pac-Ten champion and three-time NCAA national wrestling championship qualifier, taking on Omar Avelar out of Moses Lake, Washington.
There are three other professional events inside the cage on the CenturyLink Arena floor, each featuring a local fighter. Boise’s Ricky Steele, Colton Vaughn of Nampa and Miles Hunsinger of Nampa will each step into the ring in a pro bout. There will also be three amateur bouts before the pro card begins.
Main Event: Jesse Brock vs. Omar Avelar
Co-Main Event: Colton Vaughn … Read More »
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Kevin Croom vs. Jesse Brock
Round 1: They feel each other out and both connect with rights. Brock shoots in but is stuff and lands a knee before they break apart. Another shot and Croom stuffs it and lands a knee to the head. Brock keeps a hand on the ground to avoid the knees and they get back to vertical. Croom throws a combo and lands a leg kick. Another shot stuffed by Croom and yet another. Brock looks for a guillotine but the get back up and Brock works the body. Croom lands some body shots of his own and they separate and Croom lands a nice combo. Hard right connects from Croom and he stuffs another shot and looks for the guillotine. They get back to their feet and its the same story before they stand and trade … Read More »