DETROIT LAKES – Hundreds gathered at the Kent Freeman Arena for the Fighting Alliance Championship 14 event on Friday night.
The mixed martial arts fight night consisted of 12 bouts, including a six-fight card that was broadcast on the UFC Fight Pass streaming service. FAC 14 was highlighted with a co-main event. Dakota Bush defeated Josh Streacker after Jonas Flok beat Donald Bush. FAC 14 started with six amateur fights before an intermission.
The Fighting Alliance Championship is an MMA promotion in the Midwest that hosts professional and amateur fights. Friday night's competitors are aiming to work towards making it to the UFC, the biggest MMA promotion in the world.
Jared Rubado is the sports editor for the Detroit Lakes Tribune and the Perham Focus. He moved to the area in September of 2021 after covering sports for the Alexandria Echo Press for nearly three years. Jared graduated from the University of Augustana in 2018 with degrees in journalism and sports managment.
The Detroit Lakes Baseball Club lost its first home game 11-1 in eight innings to the Ada A's at Washington Ballpark on June 27. The Club hitters managed four hits against the A's pitchers while striking out 13 times.