Friday, June 17, 2011

Glena Avila defeats Angelica Brotherton

On Friday June, 17 at Blackeye Promotions 4 at WNC AG Center in Asheville, North Carolina.

Glena Avila (1-0-0) defeated  Angelica Brotherton (1-2-0) by submission (armbar) in the third round of their 120-pound professional MMA match.

This fight was named fight of the night.

Glena took this fight on only a few days notice after Angelica's original opponent drooped out due to injury.

She ends a very successful amateur career (6-0) where she was ranked #3 at both 115-pounds and 125-pounds.

Glena Avilla trains in Milwaukee, Oregon at Rise Above MMA where she is coached by  Ron Andersen.

Glena is the subject of an upcoming documentary about her life and struggles as a amateur MMA fighter.

A clip from the documentary can be seen Here


  1. GO Glena GO!!!!!

  2. Glena, It's me Greg from OVH in The Dalles, Oregon we all think of you here, your not forgotten, we all love you very much.....GO GLENA GO!.......and I Love you!
    Greg Payne