Mike Messer: Continuing the win streak
July 28, 2014: Mike Messer has become a familiar face with Victory Fighting Championships. At VFC 42, a bout between Messer and Nate Guillot would settle the score in a “bad blood” match. Messer took control of the fight and used his heavy hands to end the bout, earning him his third victory in a row. On August 2, Messer will face Lincoln MMA’s, Justin Weaver, in a bout that sure to please the fans.
Justin Weaver: Not just a wrestler
July 23, 2014: Hastings native, Justin Weaver, is set to make his first appearance with Victory Fighting Championships on August 2. Introduced to MMA just two years ago by Midwest favorite, Cody Land, Weaver found himself working with Team Hardknocks on a regular basis. His hard work on the mats has paid off in competition, earning a solid 6-3 amateur record.
Mark Sudder: Bad Company
July 23, 2014: Sporting a professional record of 5-3, Premier Combat Center’s Mark Scudder will be looking to take a win on August 2 at Victory Fighting Championships. Scudder was a welcomed addition to the professional VFC roster in 2013 when he took on David Michaud in what was regarded as one of the best fights under the VFC banner. Despite the loss, Scudder showed fight fans he could put on a show; a trend he plans to continue at VFC 43.
Will Shutt: Seizing the moment
July 22, 2014: Will Shutt’s performance at VFC 42 made everyone a believer when he choked out well known Jiu-Jitsu practitioner, Joe Wilk, in the first round. He returns to Victory Fighting Championships August 2 to take on Omaha native, Alonzo Martinez. When asked about his upcoming bout, Shutt is looking forward to his return and confident that he and Martinez will make coming to the Ralston Arena worthwhile.
Travis Coyle: Making the most of an opportunity
July 21, 2014: On August 2, Travis Coyle will headline VFC 43 in a main event sure to please the masses. The promising welterweight is currently riding an impressive win streak, which has earned him a shot at the VFC Welterweight Title. And despite being regarded as the underdog, Coyle promises to show up ready to beat UFC veteran, Josh Neer.
Nolan DeMers: Making my Victory debut
July 20, 2014: Nolan DeMers has been making some noise on the amateur scene of Mixed Martial Arts. Fighting out of Mick Doyle’s in Omaha, NE, the undefeated standout will make his promotional debut under the Victory Fighting Championships banner on August 2.