FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Lewiston, Maine (September 7, 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 announced that it would hold the event weigh-in this Friday, September 9, 2016, at 2:00 pm EDT 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 25” fight card (subject to change):


180 POUNDS: Crowsneck Boutin vs. Jesse Erickson

205 POUNDS: Matt Andrikut vs. Mike Hansen

145 POUNDS: Taylor Trahan vs. Matt Denning

145 POUNDS: Cory Trial vs. Aaron Lacey

135 POUNDS: Walter Smith-Cotito vs. Elias Leland


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

155 POUND*TITLE: Rafael Velado vs. Jimmy Jackson

155 POUNDS: Caleb Swoveland vs. Frank Johanson

135 POUNDS: Rachael Joyce vs. Jessica Borga

135 POUNDS: Walt Shea vs. Joel Downing


160 POUNDS: Casey Kramlich vs. John Ortolani

175 POUNDS: Brandon Montella vs. Tollison Lewis

160 POUNDS: John Webster vs. Zenon Herrera

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.