Congratulations go out to Jordan Rinaldi. Rinaldi (1-0) won his pro debut last evening by defeating Joseph "El Dingo Loco" Carroll (3-5) by split decision in front of a packed house at the Epicentre in uptown Charlotte. Rinaldi was one of the top amateur lightweights in the Carolinas and just scored a victory in his pro debut against a man that many had considered to be the top pro lightweight in the Carolinas. Also in pro action, Brandon Brown (2-3) defeated Kurtis Cloward (0-1) by submission in the 1st round. In amateur MMA action, Blaine Thomas (10-5) earned an impressive victory over Micah Lail (9-5). Also, Jeremy Perdue (2-0) defeated Mike Krug (2-2) by TKO in the 1st round and Ben Perry (2-2) defeated Zachary Klouse (4-3) by TKO in the 1st round.