by Dave Delgado
Guam - Let's take a look now at the fighters hitting the cage in PXC 36 tonight at the U.O.G Field House. Spike 22 Fighter Ricky Camp takes on Hawaii Fighter Ian Dela Questa in the 135-pound weight class. Camp has been cross training with the guys from the Countershot Gym in preparation for the fight. Ricky weighed in at 136-pounds. Dela Questa 1 pound lighter at 135-pounds even.
Japan Fighter Koshi Matsumoto is back for the PXC. Matsumoto squares off against UX Fighter Tyrone Jones. Matsumoto weighed in at 155-pounds even, Jones makes weight also at 155-pounds. Tyrone has been putting in work with his brother Trevin in camp who is also on the card in the main event fight.
Robert Wusstig representing Countershot and Universal Alliance steps into the cage against another Hawaii Fighter, Nate Thorell. Wusstig comes in at 156-pounds, Thorell repping the 808 Fight Factory weighed in at 155-pounds.
Korean Fighter Cho Sung Hwan out of the 1st Gym in Korea makes his PXC debut against Toby Misech out of BJ Penn's Camp. Both fighters came in weighing 145-pounds even.
Michinori Tanaka out of Reversal Sprawl Ground Slam in Japan takes on Caleb Vallotton a fighter out of Reign MMA which is UFC Fighter Mark Munoz's camp. Tanaka stepped onto the scale weighing 134-pounds. Vallotton a pound heavier at 135.
In the only heavyweight fight of PXC 36, former champion Roque Martinez is back in action set to face Saipan heavyweight champion Mylo Lassiter. Both guys have a strong wrestling background with Martinez having the slight advantage in the stand up game. Martinez weighed in at 235-pounds. This will be Lassiter's 2nd fight in the PXC coming off a loss to Korean Top Team Fighter in his last fight. Lassiter weighed in a trimmed 216-pounds.
Josh Calvo is back home for his first fight in front of the home crowd. Calvo fights out of Washington representing Combat Sports and Fitness. Calvo will be fighting Hawaii Fighter Jonavan Vistante out of 808 Fight Factory. Calvo weighed in at 170-pounds, Vistante comes in at 169-pounds.
The fight fans are looking forward to is the women's match up between California Fighter Kaiyana Rain and Kailin Curran from Hawaii. The two ladies are excited to be featured on the card and help grow the sport. Kaiyana Rain will be the more experienced of the two fighters, she weighed in at 113-pounds while Kailin Curran weighed in at 115-pounds. Curran said she gave up her job to focus on training and feels good heading into the fight.
The main event of PXC 36 will feature a rematch of two of the islands top 135-pound fighters. Spike 22's Kyle Aguon will look to even the score with UX Fighter Trevin Jones. Aguon is fresh off a training camp in Washington where he trained along side Josh Calvo and the guys at Combat Sports and Fitness. Kyle weighed in at 135-pounds.
Trevin Jones weighed in at 136-pounds saying that this was one of his hardest weight cuts for a fight. Jones won the last meeting between the two fighters taking the decision win. Trevin is looking to shoot up to the #1 contender spot for the 135-pound title with a win Friday night.