Aldaco vs Cabezas steals the show at The Warriors Cage 15 "Halloween Havoc 2"
By:Daniel "BigTrip" Quintana
The Warriors Cage 15 "Halloween Havoc 2" went down October 26th at the Eagle Mountain Casino in Porterville, Ca. TWC put on a exciting 9 bout card had the crowd going crazy for their local fighters throughout the night.
In the main event Elite Team's Anthony Vidal fighting out of Fresno, Ca took on Team Nightmares Victor Torres from Bakersfield, Ca. Torres who came into the fight undefeated at 3-0 came out swinging in the opening round, but it was Vidal who was able control the fight along the cage. Vidal landed the better of the exchanges using his footwork and popping the jab leaving Torres busted up. Torres landed some nice punches of his own throughout the fight but after three rounds the judges scored it a split decision for Anthony Vidal.
The co main event saw Huron's Sergio Cortez hand Porterville's Adam Caldron his first loss. Cortez was able to control most of he fight on the ground and land some punches from there. Calderon did have Cortez in trouble in round one nearly locking in a rear naked choke, but Cortez was able to defend and keep working his ground game. Calderon couldn't stay off his back as the fight went the distance. Judges scored the fight a unanimous decision win for Sergio Cortez.
In the fight of the night, Porterville's Morris "The Cat" Aldaco took on Team Ochoa's Joey Cabezas. Cabezas came out swinging before Aldaco took the fight to the ground where he went for a armbar. Cabezas would escape and keep bringing it, no matter what Aldaco threw at him.
The fight would go back and forth with fighters trading hard punches and Aldaco taking the fight to the ground in round two. Aldaco would begin to get the better of the stand up in the final round, but Cabezas showed how big his heart was leaving it all in the cage as the fight ended with Cabezas fighting off a armbar attempt. After three rounds judges scored the fight a unanimous decision for Morris Aldaco moving his record to 10-1.
Turlock's Ryan Williams fighting out of the School of Pain fight team defeated Tule River's Owen Rubio by unanimous decision.
Visalia's Marion Renau representing Elite Team wasted no time taking out Lydia Reyes by tko landing a hard shot that sent Reyes down and forced the referee to stop the fight in just :10 seconds.
Tule River's Tony Vera defeats Kimo Baron by tko due to injury at 1:21 in round 1.
Porterville's Chris Pavon representing The Garage defeated Alex Barajas by submission, locking in a rear naked choke that forced the tap 2:16 in round 3.
Stephanie Pedraza earned a quick submission win in her mma debut defeating Cheyenne Warren with a rear naked choke that forced the tap in just :35 seconds.
Oscar Martinez defeated Luis Gonzales by unanimous decision after three rounds