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Schnoovoer-Huckaba Tops Bill for Rogue Warrior FC

Ariel Shnerer / August 17, 2012 - 3:32pm

The upstart Rogue Warrior Fighting Championships promotion has confirmed several key bouts for their September 6 card at the Oneida Casino in Green Bay.

The main event will feature "The Ultimate Fighter" veteran Darrill Schoonover against Dave Huckaba, while Scott Thomatz battles Robert Washington in the co-feature.

Full press release below:

Dick Marcinko’s  Rogue Warrior Fighting Championships have announced two Rogue Warrior title fights for the September 6th MMA card at the Oneida Casino in Green Bay.  The unique, patriotic Rogue Warrior events features professional fighters representing all branches of the military fighting in the cage to help raise money for the wounded warriors.

In a heavyweight showdown, Army Specialist Darrill “The Boss” Schoonover out of El Paso, TX will meet Dave “Bad Man”Huckaba  of Sacramento, CA representing the US Air Force.  Schoonover was a heavyweight finalist featured on the UFC’s “The Ultimate Fighter” show and Huckaba holds the heavyweight titles of four different fight organizations. Both fighters will weigh in at 245 lbs.

The co-main event will feature a highly decorated Army Ranger, Scott Thomatz, of Boise, Idaho meeting the US Navy’s Robert Washington out of St. Louis. This will be Rogue Warrior Championship battle in the lightweight division.

On the undercard are some well known area fighters fighting in support of our troops. They include Green Bay’s Matt Gauthier fighting Milwaukee’s Mike Rhodes . Wisconsin favorite Gerald Meerschaert will also be featured on the card.

Among the host of celebrities attending the event will be former UFC Heavyweight Champion - Tim Sylvia, former UFC Lightweight Champion – Jens Pulver,  UFC lightweight contender- Anthony Pettis, UFC Feather weight Championship Contender -Erik Koch,  UFC Bantamweight Contender - Scott Jorgensen, UFC  Middleweight Contender – Alan Belcher, renowned trainer and coach –Duke Roufus, Rashad Evans trainer and coach- Mike Van Arsdale,  Seal Team Six Commander and  bestselling author-Dick Marcinko ,the Rogue Angels and many more.  The Rogue Warrior Championships gives MMA fans an opportunity to meet these stars and join them in their support of our troops and our wounded for this very special night.

The action all starts at 8 PM on Thursday, September 6 at the Oneida Casino in Green Bay. This event is sanctioned by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services.

Tickets are on sale now.For tickets go to Oneidabingoandcasino.net .   Keep up to date on all the Rogue Warrior happening at fighting.com.

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