Rosie DeMatteo KTFO 13 Post Fight-Interview
Rosie DeMatteo of American Top Team – Whitestone won her second amateur fight Saturday night at KTFO 13, on Long Island, New York. The ATT-Whitestone bantamweight defeated a tough opponent early in her amateur career. She earned her brought her record to 2-0 after winning a unanimous decision against Sarah Thomas, of Long Island MMA.
These two women battled through three rounds. Once DeMatteo managed to get past Thomas’ striking, she took Thomas down once in each round, where she remained on top for the remaining time. While on top, DeMatteo delivered heavy ground-and-pound that broke Thomas’ nose.
The fight went to the judges score cards, giving DeMatteo a unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28).
Below is the KTFO 13 post-fight interview with Rosie DeMatteo-
DeMatteo def. Sarah Thomas at KTFO 13 on April 30th, 2016.
Kyle Carroll is a Long Island, N.Y. native and avid MMA and amateur wrestling fan. He has been a part of the wrestling community for nearly 20 years. Carroll has six years of experience coaching high school wrestling. His father coached high school wrestling over 35 years, passing on his strong knowledge. Carroll has been reporting MMA news since January 2011. The former wrestler’s coverage includes the 2012 U.S. Olympic Wrestling Team Trials, 2013 & 2016 NCAA D1 Wrestling Championship, and numerous MMA events (Bellator MMA, King of the Cage, North American Fighting Championship, and Glory).