Premier MMA Championship is set to take place on Saturday April 14th at the all new Hits Sports & Entertainment Complex in Covington Kentucky presenting a night full of live MMA featuring some of the best up and coming future stars of MMA, as well as the best un-signed and established veterans in the entire Midwest region.
Some of the athletes who you will see compete live on April 14th took a few moments out of their training to give you, the fans a little background on who they are and give you their thoughts on their upcoming fight at Premier MMA Championship.
Here is what Jacob Halsey had to say about his upcoming fight:
Q- Tell the fans your name?
Q- Your Home Town?
Q- What gym do you train with?
Q-Favorite Training Partner?
A-Jake Nickoson, Brenton Petrey, and Sam Benton
Q- How long have you been training?
A-Almost 3 years
Q-BJJ/TKD/Wrestling experience/Belt Level?
A-Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Blue Belt
Q-When did you make your MMA debut?
A-I made my MMA debut on November 18,2017!
Q- What made you start competing in MMA?
A-I needed something to compete in after I was done with high school soccer.
Q- How do you feel like you match up with your opponent on April 14th?
A-I feel like my training, preparation, skill set, and drive will get my hand raised.
Q- How do you predict the fight will end? and in what round?
A-I do not like predictions. All I know is that I am going to go in there and fight my fight.
Q- Why should fans come out to see you compete?
A-I am a well-rounded martial artist who trains with the best team around. I will leave it all in the cage.
Q- If there was one thing you can say to your opponent about your fight on April 14th, what would that be?
A-I hope all is going well
Q- What has been the most memorable moment of your MMA career?
A-Submitting my opponent in the first round of my debut.
Q- What is your favorite MMA moment as a fan?
A-Going to a UFC event in Cincinnati.
Q- When you’re not at the gym training what is your favorite hobby to keep yourself busy?
A-I enjoy spending time with my family, girlfriend, and friends. Although I stay busy with school, work, and my internship.
Q- Outside of MMA what type of job do you have?
A-I am currently in the police academy. I also work an internship with a local law enforcement agency.
Q- When you’re in the gym training, or just working out what artist or music gets you in a zone?
A-Guns n Roses
Q- What is your favorite quote?
A-“It is better to be a warrior in a garden than to be a gardener in a war.”
Q- What is your all time favorite movie?
A-Southpaw or End of Watch
Q-Who is your favorite actor/actress?
Q-Who is your favorite music artist?
A-I grew up listening to Breaking Benjamin and RIse Against
Q- In closing the forum is yours, you have the freedom to say whatever you would like-
A-Thank you to my family, girlfriend, teammates, and coaches for their support. God is awesome!
Fight fan’s, Don’t miss Jake Halsey on Saturday April 14th in Covington Kentucky when he enters the Premier MMA Championship cage to face Mike Stewart.
Tickets are available now at CINCYFIGHTS.COM