Kansas City, Mo. — On Thursday, Oct. 3, Invicta Fighting Championships hosted the weigh-ins for Invicta FC 37: Gonzalez vs. Sanchez. The event takes place from from Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kan., on Friday, Oct. 4, with the entire card streaming live on UFC Fight Pass beginning at 7 p.m. CT.
Flyweights headline the event as Pearl Gonzalez (9-4) takes on Brogan “Killer Bee” Sanchez (6-0). The Chicago native Gonzalez is a UFC veteran and former flyweight title challenger. Guam’s Sanchez — formerly Walker — has opened her career with six straight victories, including two straight inside the Invicta cage.
The card will also feature a pair of Contender Series veterans as Kazakhstan’s Mariya Agapova (7-1) makes a quick turnaround following her first-round submission win over Alexa Conners at Phoenix Series 2 to battle Brazilian Marilia Santos (10-3).
Below are the results of the event’s weigh-ins.
Flyweight: Pearl Gonzalez (125.7) vs. Brogan Sanchez (125.5)
Flyweight: Mariya Agapova (125.9) vs. Marilia Santos (125.5)
Strawweight: Kay Hansen (116) vs. Nicolle Caliari (116.2)*
Atomweight: Shino VanHoose (106) vs. Lindsey VanZandt (105.3)
Atomweight: Linda Mihalec (105.5) vs. Marisa Messer-Belenchia (106)
Bantamweight: Megan Cawley (135.6) vs. Hope Chase (135.8)
Flyweight: Jordan Kaaze (125.4) vs. Claire Johnson (125.6)
* – Caliari missed the strawweight limit of 116 pounds and was fined 25 percent of her fight purse
About Invicta FC:
Invicta Fighting Championships is a world championship, all-pro mixed martial arts (MMA) fight series dedicated to providing female athletes with a major platform to hone their skills on a consistent basis. Founded in 2012 by longtime MMA executive Shannon Knapp, Invicta is committed to pioneering the future growth of women’s MMA by promoting the best possible match-ups between female competitors and identifying and developing future superstars of the sport. Follow Invicta on Twitter (@InvictaFights), Facebook (Facebook.com/InvictaFights), and Instagram (@InvictaFC) for all the latest information.