(Photo courtesy of Jesse Kelley/Legacy Fighting Alliance).
Friday night was another exciting night of events, brought by Legacy Fight Alliance! This week LFA visited Minnesota and brought all the action with it. Including, the new Welterweight decision! LFA brought together Derrick Krantz and Ben Neumann to inaugurate and crown there newly fashioned Welterweight division.
Former Legacy FC Welterweight Champion Derrick Krantz (20-9) overwhelmed Ben Neumann (12-5) with strikes to win by TKO in the second round and claim the inaugural Legacy Fighting Alliance Welterweight Title in the main event of LFA 12 tonight.
LFA 12 Highlights!
Co-Main Event – Middleweight Fight – Chase Waldon (11-2) edged out Cully Butterfield (14-6) with a split decision victory (28-29, 29-28, 29-28).
Welterweight Fight – Chad Curry (9-1) knocked out Kyle Kurtz (7-5) with strikes to win by TKO (referee stoppage) at 0:59 in the second round.
Lightweight Fight – Jeff Peterson (7-4) outfought Bobby Lee (6-1) in a back-and-forth battle to win by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).
Light Heavyweight Fight – Julian Marquez (5-1) knocked out Cameron Olson (7-3) at 1:04 in round one.
Featherweight fight – Nate Jennerman (9-2) submitted Damion Hill (12-8) with an arm-in guillotine at 4:50 in round one.