FAC 24 Recap: Explosive Action and Surprising Upsets Galore

The dust has settled on another exhilarating night of mixed martial arts action as FAC 24 unfolded on May 3rd, 2024. With a lineup packed full of promising talent and seasoned veterans, the event delivered a series of thrilling bouts that left fans on the edge of their seats.

The headline of the night belonged to Zach Scroggin, who cemented his status as the 170lb FAC champion with a stellar performance. Scroggin, now boasting an unblemished record of 7-0, showcased his skill and determination as he claimed victory via unanimous decision over the experienced Zak Bucia. With his eyes firmly set on the big leagues, Scroggin wasted no time in calling out a shot to Dana White’s Contender Series or the UFC, setting the stage for what promises to be an exciting future.

In a display of sheer grit and determination, “Gee Money” Gauge Young proved that he belongs among the elite with a hard-fought victory over Josh Tully. Despite a bloody battle, Young emerged triumphant with a 2nd-round TKO, further solidifying his claim to a spot in the UFC.

However, the night was not without its surprises, as Juan Alvarez stunned the crowd with an upset victory over Muhammad Zwolak in the feature bout of the evening. Alvarez’s 2nd-round heel hook secured him the win and maintained his perfect professional record at 3-0, leaving fans eager to see what the future holds for this rising star.

Among the standout performances of the night was Stefaan Jefferson, who made a victorious pro debut with a 1st-round TKO victory over Lance Lee. Meanwhile, Haven Pennington continued to impress, securing a win in the final round with an armbar submission over Jenny Smith, maintaining her undefeated amateur record.

Karim Shakur, Terel “Hittman” Jones, Garyn Kickhaefer, and Richar Medina all delivered memorable performances, showcasing their skills and leaving a lasting impression on spectators.

With explosive knockouts, hard-fought submissions, and unexpected twists, FAC 24 proved to be a night to remember for MMA fans everywhere. As the dust settles and the fighters prepare for their next battles, one thing is certain – the future of mixed martial arts is in good hands.

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Key Results:

  • Zach Scroggin def. Zak Bucia via unanimous decision
  • Gauge Young def. Josh Tully via 2nd-round TKO
  • Juan Alvarez def. Muhammad Zwolak via 2nd-round heel hook
  • Stefaan Jefferson def. Lance Lee via 1st-round TKO
  • Haven Pennington def. Jenny Smith via armbar submission
  • Karim Shakur def. Jake Evinger via unanimous decision
  • Terel “Hittman” Jones def. Mitchell Gilmore via unanimous decision
  • Garyn Kickhaefer def. (Opponent) via TKO
  • Richar Medina def. Vince Anderson via KO (18 seconds)
  • Ethan Huffman def. (Opponent) via rear naked choke (1st round)
  • Antwine Williams def. Kellon Lees via 2nd-round arm triangle
  • Amir Nezami def. (Opponent) via TKO (1st round, buzzer)
  • Tyler Renfro def. (Opponent) via TKO (57 seconds, 1st round)

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