FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Lewiston, Maine (April 20, 2016) – New England Fights (NEF), America’s number-one regional fight promotion, will hold its next event, “NEF 22: ALL ROADS LEAD HERE” this Saturday, April 23, 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, April 22, 2016, at 2:00 pm EDT at the Colisée.  The Colisée is located at 190 Birch 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, including MMA headliners Jesse “The Viking” Erickson (6-4) and Devin Powell (5-1), as well as boxing main event participants Brandon “The Cannon” Berry (11-1) and James Lester (10-9).  Fans and press are encouraged to attend.  For those unable to make it to the Colisée on Friday, weigh-ins will be streamed live on the NEF Youtube page at

The “NEF 22” fight card:


140 POUNDS: Brandon Berry vs. James Lester

175 POUNDS: Crowsneck Boutin vs. Brandon Montella


155 POUND TITLE: Devin Powell vs. Jesse Erickson

205 POUNDS: Mike Hansen vs. Jesse Baughman

150 POUNDS: Josh Harvey vs. Matt Denning

155 POUNDS: Zenon Herrera vs. Tollison Lewis

145 POUNDS: Aaron Lacey vs. Derek Shorey


145 POUNDS: Glenn Kasabian vs. Matt Marshall

170 POUNDS: Tom Burgess vs. Alex Payson

125 POUNDS: Jake Denham vs. Ryan Daley

265 POUNDS: Joe Krech vs. Bryce Bamford

145 POUND TITLE: Caleb Hall vs. Erik Nelson

265 POUNDS: Dave Smith vs. Nick Gulliver

155 POUNDS: Cory Trial vs. Angelo Rizzitello

265 POUNDS: Matt Glover vs. Ras Hylton

155 POUNDS: Ken Dunn vs. Frank Johanson

140 POUNDS: Angela Young vs. Hannah Sparrell

New England Fights’ next event, “NEF 22: ALL ROADS LEAD HERE,” takes place this Saturday, April 23, 2016 at the Androscoggin Bank Colisée in Lewiston, Maine.  Tickets for “NEF 22” start at just $25 and are on sale now at or by calling the Colisée box office at 207.783.2009 x 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.