On Saturday, April, 28 at Invicta Fighting Championships 1: "Coenen vs. Ruyssen" at Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Missouri
Vanessa Mariscal (2-0-0) will take on Sarah "The Monster" D'Alelio (4-2-0) in a 135-pound professional MMA match.
Vanessa is a 5'7 fighter from El Segundo, California. She trains at VMX.
Vanessa has had a very successful start to her career with two impressive victories over Colleen Schneider and Jessica Halverson. Both of those wins came by rear-naked choke.
Vanessa is known as a submission specialist.
Sarah D'Alelio is a 5'7 31 year old fighter from Olympia, Washington. She trains at Combat Sports Academy in Dubin, California.
Sarah is on a two fight losing streak including losses to Ronda Rousey by controversial armbar submission and Julie Kedzie by decision.
Before the two fight losing streak Sarah had a four fight winning streak to start off her career with victories over Raquel Pa'aluchi, Melissa Steele, Colleen Schneider and Sasha Oriza.
With all four of her wins coming by finish, Sarah would be considered more of a ground fighter with three of her wins coming by submission.