The 36th Annual North Central WV BUDWEISER TOUGHMAN CONTEST was another big hit in Clarksburg as the Nathan Goff Armory was standing room only again for the very popular annual event.
79 fighters competed in a total of 66 bouts over two nights. The event was sponsored by Budweiser, Chenoweth Ford, Clarksburg CVB, R.G. Honda-Yamaha, Bridgeport Express Care, Harrison County EMS, North Central WV Airport, Trinity Homes, Rocko’s Liquor Wine Beer, Kelly’s Irish Pub, 5 News WDTV and 97.9 WKK
Fight Results:
Men’s Division: Heavyweight (185-400 lbs.)
Champion: Brandon Perkins; Age: 20, Ht: 6’2”, Wt: 250.
Runner-up: Austin Hardy, Clarksburg, WV. Age: 20, Ht: 6’2”, Wt: 272.
Light Heavyweight
Champion: Cole Valentine, Fairmont, WV. Age: 20, Ht: 5’9”, Wt: 184
Runner-up: Matt Wright; Age: 23, Ht: 6’0”, Wt: 177
Middleweights (140-159 lbs.)
Champion: Jarrod Colbert, Claysville, PA. Age: 36, Ht: 5’8”, Wt: 157
Runner-up: Carl Smallwood, Lost Creek, WV. Age: 34, Ht: 5’11”, Wt: 159.
Lightweights
Champion: Cody Goff, Grafton, WV. Age: 18, Ht: 5’7”, Wt: 139.
Runner-up: Michael Bollig, Connellsville, PA. Age: 32, Ht: 5’8”, Wt: 137.
Miss Ring Girl
Deveny Butcher, Grafton, WV.
Pro Bout: Saturday night “Iron” Mike Snider, of Flemington KO’d Jay Holland, of Pittsburgh in the 2nd round of their scheduled four round bout. Tough Man