FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Lewiston, Maine (September 9, 2016) – New England Fights (NEF) will hold its next event, “NEF 25: HEROES & VILLAINS” this Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the Androscoggin Bank Colisée in Lewiston, Maine.  The event will feature both mixed-martial-arts (MMA) and professional boxing bouts with an MMA cage and a boxing ring set up side-by-side.  Earlier today, the promotion held the event weigh-in at the Lewiston Ramada.

The weights from Lewiston, Maine:


180 POUNDS: Crowsneck Boutin (179.0) vs. Jesse Erickson (178.0)

205 POUNDS: Matt Andrikut (202.9)vs. Mike Hansen (200.3)

CATCHWEIGHT: Taylor Trahan (147.5) vs. Matt Denning (145.9)

145 POUNDS: Cory Trial (145.3) vs. Aaron Lacey (145.1)

135 POUNDS: Walter Smith-Cotito (134.5) vs. Elias Leland (133.5)


145 POUND*TITLE: Caleb Hall (c) (144.3) vs. Johnny Crafts (143.2)

155 POUND*TITLE: Rafael Velado (153.9) vs. Jimmy Jackson (154.5)

155 POUNDS: Caleb Swoveland (154.2) vs. Frank Johanson (155.2)

135 POUNDS: Rachael Joyce (136.0) vs. Jessica Borga (135.9)

135 POUNDS: Walt Shea (134.1) vs. Joel Downing (133.8)


160 POUNDS: Casey Kramlich (155.6) vs. John Ortolani (159.0)

175 POUNDS: Brandon Montella (173.6) vs. Tollison Lewis (173.9)

160 POUNDS: John Webster (157.7) vs. Zenon Herrera (156.7)

The opening bell this Saturday, September 10 is set for 7 p.m. Tickets start at $25 and are available at or by calling the Colisee box office at 207.783.2009, extension 525.  Tickets will also be available at the door the night of the event.

For more information on the event and fight card updates, please visit the promotion’s website at  In addition, you can watch NEF videos at, follow them on Twitter @nefights and join the official Facebook group “New England Fights.”

About New England Fights

New England Fights (“NEF”) is a fight events promotions company. NEF’s mission is to create the highest quality events for Maine’s fighters and fans alike. NEF’s executive team has extensive experience in combat sports management, events production, media relations, marketing, legal and advertising.