Submission Fighting Open 1: September 6, 1997 in Griffin, GA – This was the opening round of a four man middleweight tournament. Only open handed strikes were allowed. As soon as the bell rings, Dedge goes for a takedown and gets it. Brockmole works his guard for a little over minute before he submits Dedge with an armbar.
Brockmole advances to the finals to fight Steve Broughman (watch fight).