By CALVIN PYNN
Amateur fighters from Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia will converge in Wytheville for Titans of the Cage (TOC) 8, as four championship belts will be up for grabs.
The event will take place at George Wythe High School Saturday, April 5, according to a news release, for the most anticipated line-up of amateur mixed martial arts bouts ever held in this region.
The vacant light heavyweight belt will be on the line when undefeated Gage Stanley, 7-0, from Absolute Jiu-Jitsu in Bristol, Tenn. squares off with Brian Maxwell, a top rated fighter from Roanoke who has held multiple titles with other promotions. The two fighters faced each other in Hillsville in December, although the bout ended in no contest due to an incidental foul that caused Maxwell to be unable to continue.
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