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Cage Champs owner Patrick Smith talks first ever Pro/Am

By Matt Frazier | Knuckle Junkies

On Saturday April 7th, Cage Championships will host their first ever event with professional fights.

We caught up with Patrick to talk to him about this upcoming card, and why its extra special for him. Cage Champs 37 features his mentor Steve Berger and protegee Jake Collier, a mixing of "old school and new school."

The card also is the highly anticipated professional debut of two very exciting fighters in heavyweight Steve Rustemeyer, who is a physical specimen, and the electric Javon "Wolfman" Wright.

Cage Champs XXXVII - Washington, MO
Doors Open @ 6PM

Main Event
Steve Berger vs Scott Cleve

Professional Fights
Jake Collier vs James Wade
Davy Callow vs Javon Wright
Ray Clayton vs Steve Rustemeyer

Spire MO State Featherweight Title
Buddy McGinnis vs Danny Branson

Spire MO State Light Heavyweight Title
Tony Souders vs Brandon Cronin

Spire Bantamweight Tournament
Ira Lukowski vs Fierce Taylor

Shamrock FC 307 | Sat, July 14th
Ameristar Casino, St. Charles, MO

Respect 4 | Sat, July 21st
KCI Expo Center, Kansas City, MO

Cage Champs 60 | Sat, July 28th
Big Eagles Hall, Sullivan, MO

Shamrock FC 308 | Sat, August 11th
Lumiere Casino, St. Louis, MO