FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Lewiston, Maine (February 8, 2017) – New England Fights (NEF) will hold its next event, “NEF 27: RESURGENCE” this Saturday, February 11, 2017 at the Androscoggin Bank Colisée in Lewiston, Maine.  Earlier today, the promotion announced that it would hold the event weigh-in this Friday, February 10, 2017, at 2:00 pm EST at the Lewiston Ramada.  The Ramada is located at 490 Pleasant Street, Lewiston, Maine 04240.

Weigh-ins are open to the public and free to attend.  All of the fighters competing on Saturday night will be at the weigh-in.  Fans and press are encouraged to attend.

The “NEF 27” fight card (subject to change):


155 POUNDS: Ryan Sanders vs. John Ortolani

155 POUNDS: Jesse Erickson vs. Jon Lemke

145 POUNDS: Aaron Lacey vs. Chris Jacobs

235 POUNDS: Ras Hylton vs. Mike Hansen

160 POUNDS: Matt Denning vs. Ricky Dexter

145 POUNDS: Josh Harvey vs. Richie Collingham
135 POUNDS: Elias Leland vs. Nick Santos


205 POUND TITLE: Victor Irwin vs. Ryan Glover (c)

135 POUNDS: Walt Shea vs. Alan Bustamante

125 POUNDS: Justin Witham vs. Ryan Burgess

140 POUNDS: Alex Clark vs. Henry Clark

185 POUNDS: Sean Worcester vs. John Tefft

115 POUNDS: Sarah Ziehm vs. Nicole Burgess

135 POUNDS: Fred Lear vs. Michael Crespo

155 POUNDS: Devin Corson vs. Winston Cortez

205 POUNDS: Zeal McGrew vs. Pete Grinnel

145 POUNDS: Frank Johanson vs. Jacob Deppmeyer

155 POUNDS: Phil Chason vs. Ross Dannar
125 POUNDS: Angela Young vs. Christine Brothwell

The opening bell this Saturday, February 11 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.

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.