LFA 33

Legacy Fighting Alliance 33 – Damon “The Leech” Jackson

Damon Jackson (13-2-1) has made his record fighting in top promotions. A veteran of Bellator, the UFC, LFA and the former Legacy Fighting Championship 145 lb champion, Jackson has had nearly all his fights in large promotions. At LFA 4, in January of 2017, Jackson unsuccessfully challenged Kevin Aguilar for the 145 lb belt. Since then he has added two first round victories to his record. The most recent victory was against Luis Luna (14-6) who he choked out at the end of the first round. “I was happy with the result. When I came in, I was worried he had nothing to lose. I knew he’d come out swinging. The fight was easy on my body and it was good to come out with a win. He’s fought some…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 33 – Alonzo Menifield

By Lance Edwards   Alonzo Menifield (5-0) is making significant waves in the light heavyweight division. Having finished all of his opponents within five rounds, Menifield brings a destructive power to the cage that is hard to resist. What is more, all five of his professional victories have happened in large promotions. As a result he is hotly tipped to be one of the emerging light heavyweight stars of the sport. At Legacy Fighting Alliance 33, Menifield looks to send a shot over the bows of the division when he faces the gritty Maori, Brice Ritani-Coe (4-4). Originally from Compton, California, Menifield didn’t have the easiest start in life. As a child he became a ward of the state and stayed in numerous foster homes. Eventually Menifield and his brother…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 33 – Maycee Barber

By Lance Edwards   Maycee Barber (2-0) is steadily gaining notice as she makes a run in the LFA strawweight division (115 lb). In her professional debut, she defeated Itzel Esquivel (2-2) and handed Esquivel her first professional defeat. At LFA 33, Barber is looking to bring her win streak up to three fights when she faces Kaila Thompson (1-1). Unfortunately for Barber, her original opponent dropped but Thompson stepped up to fight at catch weight. Barber was born and raised Colorado and started training martial arts at an early age. “I started training in Karate at 3 years old, fast forward a few years...we eventually started our own Martial Arts school (Fort Collins Martial Arts & Gracie Jiu Jitsu Fort Collins). I was home schooled mostly and around age…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 33 Recap

Kyle Stewart def. Jaleel Willis via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Damon Jackson def. Chris Pecero via technical submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 1, 0:38 Maycee Barber def. Kaila Thompson via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 0:31 Ramiz Brahimaj def. Bilal William via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:10 Alonzo Menifield def. Brice Ritani-Coe via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 2:41 Kevin Wirth def. Isaiah Gutierrez via TKO (head kick and punches) – Round 3, 3:33