Weigh-ins for Invicta Fighting Championships 8 take place today at Aladdin Holiday Inn in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Headling the event is an atomweight title bout between champion Michelle “The Karate Hottie” Waterson and former Valkyrie titleholder Yasuko “Ikuko” Tamada. In the co-main event, Finnish star Katja “Killer Bunny” Kankaanpää and former XFC champion Stephanie “Snowflake” Eggink clash for the vacant Invicta FC strawweight title.
Invicta FC 8 weigh-in results:
Atomweight title: Michelle Waterson (104.8) vs Yasuko Tamada (103.5)
Strawweight title: Katja Kankaanpää (114.0) vs Stephanie Eggink (114.7)
Bantamweight: Ediane Gomes (134.9) vs Tonya Evinger (137.3)*
Flyweight: Tara LaRosa (125.6) vs Roxanne Modafferi (124.9)
Flyweight: Michelle Ould (131.9)** vs DeAnna Bennett (125.4)
Lightweight: Charmaine Tweet (154.5) vs Veronica Rothenhausler (155.0)
Bantamweight: Peggy Morgan (133.5) vs Irene Aldana (135.1)
Strawweight: Ashley Cummins (115.7) vs Alexa Grasso (115.2)
Atomweight: Jodie Esquibel (105.9) vs Jinh Yu Frey (105.4)
Strawweight: Delaney Owen (114.2) vs J.J. Aldrich (115.1)
*Evinger has two hours to make 136.0 pounds.
**Ould has two hours to make 126.0 pounds.
Note: Any fighter who misses weight on her first try will be deducted 10% of her fight purse. If a fighter is still unable to make weight on her second try, the penalty increases to 25%.