Entries by InvictaFC

Episode 2: President Shannon Knapp, Invicta 2015 Fan Choice Awards, Modafferi, Ostovich, Lee

Invicta FC Radio returns with it’s second full episode. On this broadcast TJ De Santis chats with Invicta FC president Shannon Knapp, matchmaker Julie Kedzie, and fighters Andrea “KGB” Lee, Roxanne Modafferi, and Rachael Ostovich. If that wasn’t enough De Santis and Kedzie recap a year of knockouts, submissions, and moments from 2015 that earned […]

Episode 1: President Shannon Knapp, Matchmaker Julie Kedzie, ‘Spotlight: Souza vs Bennett’

On the inaugural edition of Invicta FC Radio. play-by-play man TJ De Santis chats with Invicta FC President Shannon Knapp and matchmaker Julie Kedzie, while reporter Jack Encarnacao also debuts his unique “Spotlight” segment. With Invicta FC 15 coming up, Knapp joins the program to discuss the card. She also announces the four additional bouts […]

2014 Invicta FC Fan’s Choice Awards

Now that 2014 is in the books, it’s time to reflect on some of the great fights and performances that took place inside the Invicta cage over the last year. Over the last week, we asked you, the fans, to help determine winners in five categories: Fighter of the Year, Fight of the Year, Knockout […]

Fighting Words: Barb Honchak

Fighting before a hometown crowd for the first time in her career, Invicta FC Flyweight Champion Barb Honchak looks to defend her title for a second time. Her Invicta FC 9 challenger; Japan’s Takayo Hashi.     Corey Smith: November 1st will mark the fifth time you have fought for Invicta FC, making you one […]

Fighting Words: Takayo Hashi

Takayo Hashi returns to the United States to challenge for yet another world title, this time squaring off with Invicta FC World Flyweight Champion Barb Honchak at Invicta FC 9, November 1st.     Corey Smith: You were initially inspired to get involved with martial arts after watching your brother compete. What was the initial […]

Fighting Words: Karolina Kowalkiewicz

Preferring to let her performance in the cage do the talking, Poland’s Karolina Kowalkiewicz makes her Invicta FC debut November 1st at Invcita FC 9 against Japanese phenom Mizuki Inoue.     Corey Smith:  You initially took up Krav Maga at age sixteen, before transition over to mixed martial arts for the excitement. You have […]

Fighting Words: Herica Tiburcio

Aiming to make an impressive Invicta debut, Brazil’s Herica Tiburcio is ready to launch herself to the top of the Invicta FC Atomweight division with a win over Ayaka Hamasaki November 1st at Invicta FC 9.     Corey Smith: Other than soccer, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu seems to be the most popular sport in your […]

Fighting Words: Kaitlin Young

Battle forged Kaitlin Young brings her exciting and hard charging style back to the Invicta FC cage November 1st at Invicta FC 9 when she goes toe to toe with Cindy Dandois.     Corey Smith: Your reputation for producing exciting fights coupled with always facing top level talent seems firmly entrenched in the minds […]

Fighting Words: Liz McCarthy

Lighting Liz McCarthy makes her third appearance in the Invicta cage when she returns to battle Amber Brown November 1st at Invicta FC 9.     Corey Smith: What initially prompted your interest in mixed martial arts? What made it something that you wanted to stick with? Liz McCarthy: When I was in college I […]