Category Archives: MMA

Video: Santa Cruz’s Dustin Moore defeats San Jose’s Mefi Monterroso

Santa Cruz’s Dustin Moore defeated San Jose’s Mefi Monterroso by first-round knockout on June 22 at Showdown in Surftown 2 at the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium.

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Harbor High alum Quinn Mulhern to fight Ryan Couture at UFC 164

Harbor High alum Quinn Mulhern will drop down a weight class to fight Ryan Couture in a preliminary bout at UFC 164 in Milwaukee, Wisc., on Aug. 31. The fight was added to the card on Tuesday. This will be … Continue reading

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Luke Rockhold Link Dump

A lot has developed since Luke Rockhold lost to Vitor Belfort at UFC on FX 8. Here’s a just a small sampling of some of the stories that have come out since the Santa Cruz native lost his UFC debut … Continue reading

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UFC’s Rockhold drops Earthquakes mascot with soccer ball

Santa Cruz’s Luke Rockhold — and his good friend and fellow AKA fighter Daniel Cormier — performed the ceremonial “first goal” when the San Jose Earthquakes recently hosted the Vancouver Whitecaps. Rockhold is far left in the video. The below … Continue reading

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Video: Quinn Mulhern’s UFC debut vs. Rick Story

Harbor High alum Quinn Mulhern made his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut against Rick Story at UFC 158 on Saturday night in Montreal. Mulhern lost by a TKO in the first round. Here’s the brief write-up we had in Sunday’s Sentinel. … Continue reading

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Rockhold-Belfort officially official for UFC on FX 8

Santa Cruz’s Luke Rockhold will make his UFC debut against Vitor Belfort in a headlining bout for UFC on FX 8 on Saturday, May 18, the promotion announced on Wednesday. Of course, this bout was first reported by the website … Continue reading

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Rockhold: ‘I want to be the UFC champ and I want that belt’

Luke Rockhold is expected to fight Vitor Belfort on May 18 in a headlining bout for UFC on FX 8 in Brazil. The Santa Cruz native spoke with Karyn Bryant of MMA H.E.A.T. recently about the upcoming fight. “I’m excited,” … Continue reading

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Report: Rockhold-Belfort set for May 18

The website Tatame, which first reported a future bout between Santa Cruz’s Luke Rockhold and Brazilian Vitor Belfort, is now reporting there’s a date and a venue. The website confirmed details for UFC on FX 8, which will be headlined … Continue reading

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Rockhold-Belfort could be a go for UFC event in Brazil

Not much of a surprise here, but it appears Santa Cruz’s Luke Rockhold will make his UFC debut against Vitor Belfort, according to the website Tatame, which first reported the bout. The fight had been rumored in the last several … Continue reading

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Harbor High alum Quinn Mulhern gets UFC call

Quinn Mulhern, a 2002 graduate of Harbor High, will make his UFC debut on March 16 when he fights Rick Story at UFC 158 in Montreal’s Bell Centre, it was announced Tuesday. Mulhern (18-2), who was previously fighting in Strikeforce, … Continue reading

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