Trent Meaux

Legacy Fighting Alliance 13 – Trent Meaux

By Lance Edwards   Trent Meaux (6-2) is a veteran of both Legacy Fighting Championship and Legacy Fighting Alliance, having fought on the LFA 3 card in February, when he defeated the highly-touted Brazilian, Caio Machado (9-3), by unanimous decision. At LFA 13, Meaux sees himself pitted against RFA and LFA veteran Maikel Perez (2-1) at the Burbank Marriott Convention Center in Burbank, California. Meaux is based in California, having moved there in September of 2016 just after his last loss to undefeated Legacy Fighting Championship veteran Ricky Turcios (8-0). Meaux had his first amateur fight back in 2010 and has been busy in the sport since. “I’m originally from New Iberia, Louisiana. I started karate when I was five, and at thirteen didn’t think it was cool anymore so…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 13 Recap

Curtis Millender def. Kevin Holland via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Karen Darabedyan def. Sam Liera via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 1:46 Dominick Reyes def. Jordan Powell via knockout (head-kick) – Round 1, 0:53 Alonzo Menifield def. Khadzhimurat Bestaev via submission (strikes) – Round 1, 4:01 Maikel Perez Gonzalez def. Trent Meaux via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:00 Herdem Alacabek def. Antonio Arroyo via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 3:51 Kyler Phillips def. Jonathan Quiroz via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-26, 29-26)

Legacy Fighting Alliance 36 – Andre Ewell

By Lance Edwards Andre Ewell (11-4), who goes by the unusual nickname “Afro Monkey”, feels that his is a name you should take notice of. This five-foot-ten bantamweight is making his LFA debut at LFA 36. His opponent, Trent Meaux (6-4-1), will be making his fourth LFA appearance. For Ewell, this is his time to shine and get the recognition he feels he deserves. “I started training as I was growing up. My dad told me I needed to defend myself as I was lighter skinned. We moved around a lot, I was always the new kid. I was getting targeted by bullies, so jumped into self-defense and training. My mom said I should do it as a professional because I was good at it. I started with wrestling, and…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 36 Recap

Ricky Simon def. Vinicius Zani knockout (punches) – Round 1, 0:59 – to retain bantamweight title Jamall Emmers def. Guilherme Faria TKO (punches) – Round 3, 1:18 Christian Aguilera def. Ricardo Seixas knockout (punch) – Round 2, 1:47 Andre Ewell def. Trent Meaux knockout (punch) – Round 1, 1:41 Herdem Alacabek def. Jonathan Noriega TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 2:19 Tommy Aaron def. Troy Guerrero submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:15 Taylor Johnson def. Corey Turner TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 0:36