While Kaitlin Young may not currently have plans to step back into the cage for a professional mixed martial arts bout, the Invicta FC matchmaker has been active inside the ring, winning a Muay Thai title along the way.
Young will defend her Thai Boxing Association-Sanctioning Authority (TBA-SA) light weight title against Martyna Krol at Mecca XII in Shakopee, Minnesota this Saturday, May 12. The Driller Fights event features an all Muay Thai action packed night of fights inside the Zebra Ring at Canterbury Park’s Expo Center.
Young was announced as the Invicta Fighting Champioships matchmaker in April 2016 alongside Julie Kedzie, someone she competed against several times inside the cage.
Mecca XII fight card:
Light Welterweight World Title
Kaitlin Young (11-1) Academy vs Martyna Krol (30-14) Bangkok Boxing 140# C
Troy Jones Jr (6-1) Academy vs Kit Ruddock (1-0) Jacksonville Muay Thai 170* C
Ben Locken (4-1) Cellar vs Ruben Vargas (0-0) Spartan 153# C
Welterweight North American Title
Ryan Sternberg (16-13) Cellar vs Omar Lee (12-1) Jacksonville Muay Thai 147# C
Dylan Murphy (11-4-2) Spartan vs Termestress Street (13-1) No Joke MA 178# C
Tremayne Williams (5-4) Academy vs Steve Bass (8-8) (4-2mma) Podany’s 155#S
Joe Wawryzniecki (4-3) Academy vs Jamie Naasz (3-2-1)(4-2mma) Fargo BJJ 159# S
Nate Kosberg (2-5) Academy vs Kwadwo Ankawa (5-9) Peoria Muay Thai 137# S
Jesse Poolaw (3-2) (3-0box) Academy vs Shane Watson (5-6) Nak Muay Gym 159#R
Karter Holthousen 6-1 (4-1mma) Spartan vs Nam Ho 13-8 Maximus Muay Thai 147# S
Chris Amundson (1-2) Spartan vs Harrison Ofori (2-1) Next Level 147#R
Eli Banks (0-0) Warman Muay Thai vs Brody Martin (1-0) McCunes MA 150# S
Tyler Pelischek (3-0) Academy vs Jeron Stiffler (3-0) Next Level 215#R
Corey Friedrich (0-1) Academy vs Bas Choudhury (0-1) Fight Prime 142#S
Joashi Yang 125 (0-0) Spartan vs Loca Herr (1-1) Next Level 125#S
Sandy Xiong (0-1-1) Academy vs Jennifer Brunswick (0-2) Fargo BJJ 115# S
Haylee Donnelson (0-0-1) Academy vs Medora Witwer (2-1) Cellar 165# R
Quentin Lloyd (0-0-2) Academy vs Prince Mieman (1-0) 3soteric 135#R
Tickets available at cagetix.com.