Hawaii MMA – Destiny: The Beginning – Oct. 18

Destiny: The Beginning is set to take place on October 18th, 2008 at the Waipahu Filcom Center in Waipahu, Oahu, Hawaii. An awesome card featuring 10 inter-island bouts headlined by 4 Pro MMA bouts.


  • 170 Thomas Sedeno (Bullspen) vs Chris Cisneros (LAVA MMA,Hilo)
  • 140 Brandon Pieper (808 FF) vs Kurrent Cockett (Team 323,Maui)
  • 140 Mark Tajon (Bullspen) vs Nui Wheeler (Team Soljah)
  • 175 Dirty Curty (Team Submit) vs Micah Ige (Na Koa)

Thomas Sedeno an explosive striker out of Bullspen is looking to make his mark in the 170lb division against LAVA MMA’s Chris Cisneros. Former Judoka Brandon Pieper battles Maui’s Kurrent Cockett in a match-up of dynamic 140 lb studs. Another 140 lb bout taps undefeated submission artist Mark Tajon against Kickboxing champ Nui Wheeler, in what may pan out to be the classic grappler vs striker match-up. Self proclaimed street brawler Dirty Curty will take on Micah Ige in a welterweight match up. With an Oahu vs Neighbor Island Theme, we will see these 44 warriors battle for Island Pride and supremacy.

Oahu vs Neighbor Islands/Mainland

  • 155 Makana Fronda (Bullspen) vs Rick Herbst (Maui)
  • 170 Ben Santiago (Gods Army) vs Kumukoa Kapuni (Maui)
  • 155 Justin Konia (HMC) vs Keoni Farm (Team 323,Maui)
  • 155 Gavin Ramos (808 FF) vs Kapena Desa-Abiley (Valentino Kickboxing,Hilo)
  • 145 Julius Fajotina (Bullspen) vs Toby Misech (LAVA MMA,Hilo)
  • 155 Jessie West (Na Koa) vs Lyle “Kanamu” Roan (Valentino Kickboxing,Hilo)
  • 135 Julio Moreno (Bullspen) vs Joshua Santos (LAVA MMA,Hilo)
  • 155 Elijah Manners (Na Koa) vs Kevin Soong (LAVA MMA,Hilo)
  • 160 John Felix (O2 Martial Arts) vs Bobby King (Maui,MMA Built)
  • 135 Jory Faasili (Bullspen) vs Waylen Cerenio (LAVA MMA,Hilo)


  • 135 John Barnard(Gods Army) vs Shane Laskey (Freelance)
  • 185 Mike Solomon (Bullspen) vs John Ferrell (Na Koa)
  • 185 Brandon Naleieha (Stand Alone) vs Paul Gemmati (808 FF)
  • 150 David Lacanaria (Freelance) vs Travis Beyer (Freelance)
  • 260 Matt Eaton (Bullspen) vs Michael Alvarez (Freelance)
  • SHW Britain Kanoa (Stand Alone) vs Zacharia Gonzalves (Freelance)
  • 185lbs Kealii Aiwohi (Gods Army) vs Dwayne Uyeda (freelance)
  • 175 Jon Cruz (Freelance) vs Philip Akui (Team Soljah)

Fight card subject to change without notice

Tickets still available by calling (808) 277-2335:
$25 presale general admission, $35 @ door
$35 assigned seating, $50 @ door

Every $25 ticket bought gets you a free entry into car give
away. Every $35 ticket gets you double entry. Car will be given away that
night after main event to a lucky fan via ticket stub drawing.