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WMMA: XFC FLYWEIGHT CHAMPION PEARL GONZALEZ AND WSOF STRAWWEIGHT CHAMPION JESSICA AGUILAR ON ICONICI RADIO MMA

Iconici Radio MMA broadcast last night with hosts Naiya Marcelo,andnbsp; Syndee and Poetrynmotion bringing the latest ufc news, mma fight news and MMA rumors from the week. Special guests XFC Womenandrsquo;s Flyweight Champion Pearl Gonzalez, WSOF Strawweight Champion Jessica "Jag" Aguilar joined them as well. Before turning pro Pearl Gonzalez was 8-1 as an amateur and a member of the U.S. Pankration team. She made her XFC debut February 22nd, 2013 and won via armbar in the first round over Suzie Montero, then captured the title tapping out Cortney Casey via armbar later that year to become the XFC Womenandrsquo;s Flyweight Champion. Find out more about Pearl and how life has been since becoming camp. How she juggles life and training and so much more! Always a smile on her face American Top Team fighter, Jessica Aguilar is riding an eight-fight winning streak, and in her most recent outing she made a successful WSOF debut and posted a submission victory over Al [Read More]

published June 15, 2014 at 11:41pm EDT


THE SWISH APPEAL PODCAST, EPISODE 3: FEATURING HOLLY WARLICK, ESSENCE CARSON, DR. NICHOLAS GALLUCCI, AND MICHAEL COOPER

Here's our latest podcast, featuring four guests. Hi everyone, We've decided to move our podcast to Mondays! Here are the guests on today's show: 1. Holly Warlick, Head Coach of the Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball Team and#40;Twitter |andnbsp;Official Bioand#41; In our interview with Coach Warlick, she gives us a recap on the Lady Vols' 2013-2014 season, her goals for the team going forward, and also her time playing for former head coach Pat Summitt. 2. Essence Carson, forward for the New York Liberty and#40;Twitter |andnbsp;Official Site |andnbsp;Facebook Page |andnbsp;Pr3pe Facebook Pageand#41; Our first player interview on the podcast is with Essence Carson. Topics include her return this season from an ACL injury she suffered last year, her thoughts on the Liberty's return to Madison Square Garden, and as her musical endeavors. Her artist name is Pr3pe, and you can buy her music on iTunes and listen to her music at http://www.essencecarson.com 3. Nicholas Gallucci, Ph.D., Professor of P [Read More]

published April 28, 2014 at 11:00am EDT


THE SWISH APPEAL PODCAST, EPISODE 2 - FEATURING DOUG FEINBERG AND FRED WILLIAMS

Listen to our interviews with Doug Feinberg of the AP and Tulsa Shock Head Coach Fred Williams. Welcome to our second podcast! Today's show will feature two guests. First, Doug Feinberg of the AP checks back with us again where we recap the 2014 WNBA Draft this past Monday, as well as the two major trades of the night. The first trade was a blockbuster, where the Connecticut Sun traded Tina Charles from Connecticut to New York in exchange for Kelsey Bone; Alyssa Thomas, the fourth pick in the 2014 Draft; and their first round pick of the 2015 Draft. The other trade wasn't a blockbuster, but still significant nonetheless when the Washington Mystics traded Crystal Langhorne to the Seattle Storm for Bria Hartley, the seventh pick in the 2014 Draft, and Tianna Hawkins. Next, we have Fred Williams, Head Coach of the Tulsa Shock. During our interview with him, he gave us his vision and goals for this season, and how rookie guard Odyssey Sims would fit in with Skylar Diggins and Riquna W [Read More]

published April 18, 2014 at 4:04pm EDT


PODCAST – MMA FIGHTER AND BOXER JEN TATE

Starting he MMA career in 2006 and one of the cast of the reality show andldquo;Fight Girlsandrdquo;, Jennifer Tate went 6-1 in MMA until she decided to take some time off in 2010 to start a family. In 2012, she took a trip to Thailand to train Muay Thai and decided to take up some boxing matches in 2013.andnbsp;In 2014 she is looking to come back to MMA. We talked to Tate about her return to the cage, her possible run for the Olympics, and how training in Thailand helped her postpartum depression. Listen to the Podcast here Filed under: Boxing, MMA [Read More]

published January 16, 2014 at 12:51pm EST


PODCAST – POLISH MMA SENSATION AGNIESZKA NIEDZWIEDZ

At only 18 years of age and still in high school,andnbsp;Agnieszka Niedzwiedz is undefeated as a professional MMA fighter, gaining her fourth win in her Cage Warriors debut earlier this month. We will talk toandnbsp;Niedzwiedz about her recent win, how she got started in MMA, and her bright future in the sport. You can listen to the podcast here. Filed under: MMA [Read More]

published December 18, 2013 at 12:38pm EST


A BASKETBALL JUNKIE

The next woman of basketball I want to educate the world on is Debbie Antonelli. Debbie Antonelli played basketball at North Carolina State University and#40;NCSUand#41; from 1982-1986 under the legendary Coach Kay Yow where she started three years as a shooting guard. While she was at NCSU she received a two degrees: Economics and Business. Debbie used her undergraduate career to learn a lot about how to be a great person from Coach Yow. Coach Yow had a way of making others feel like they were the most important person in the room even though she had so many honors and awards herself; Debbie is the same way. Coach Yow also worked hard at improving the womenandrsquo;s game of basketball and using the game as a vehicle to make the world aware of greater issues. Debbie is well on her way to being the same type of promoter.andnbsp; Upon graduation she continued her schooling and she received her Masterandrsquo;s degree in Sports Administration at Ohio University. Her main goal was to become an Ath [Read More]

published October 8, 2013 at 6:41am EDT


PODCAST – TUFF-N-UFF TOURNAMENT COMPETITOR BETHANY DEL CID

Training out of Team Alpha Male, Bethany del Cid has made the transition from boxing to MMA and looks to become the Tuff-n-uff 145 grand prix champ. We will talked to del Cid about being a part of the historic tournament, and training MMA with a top gym. Listen to the Podcast here andnbsp; [Read More]

published September 11, 2013 at 5:50pm EDT


PODCAST – TEXAS MMA FIGHTER RIVER WARTH

One of the upcoming strawweights out of Texas, River Warth is looking to getting back on the winning track as she will take on Nicole Duffy at the Austin Championship Sept. 7. We will talk to Warth about her training in Texas, and helping out with a local non-profit andldquo;Enlightened Warriorsandrdquo; who are helping the next generation find a purpose. Listen to the Podcast here Filed under: MMA [Read More]

published September 2, 2013 at 3:28pm EDT


PODCAST – BOXING PROMOTER/TRAINER TERRI MOSS

Former WIBF minimumweight champ Terri Moss has turned her love of boxing into several successful ventures. This includes her new gym Buckhead Fight Club, and Atlanta Corporate Fight Night, a tri-yearly event that takes local business professions and turns them into fighters, with the winners earning money for charity. We will talk to Moss about both projects, her career, and what she is planning in the future. Listen to the Podcast here Filed under: Boxing [Read More]

published August 2, 2013 at 4:32pm EDT


MMA: PODCAST – ALL AROUND FIGHTER TECIA TORRES

Tecia Torres has a lot on her plate in 2013. Besides her first ever K-1 rules kickboxing match this coming weekend, she is set to face Rose Namajunas in a battle of the undefeated at InvictaFC 6 this July. We will talk to Torres about both fights, her prosporous year in 2012, and working her way up the strawweight ladder. Listen to the Podcast here [Read More]

published May 3, 2013 at 3:22pm EDT