Mixed martial arts event at Snoqualmie Casino Saturday honors first responders

  • Thursday, May 18, 2017 8:30am
  • Sports

Snoqualmie Casino will host the Combat Games MMA 55 (COGA 55) event this Saturday, in honor of Seattle area first responders. Alliance MMA, Inc. has announced that tickets can be purchased in the name of specific first responders or purchased as gifts anonymously.

Joey “Mama’s Boy” Pierotti, a firefighter at the Port of Seattle is set to fight Andy Nigretto for the welterweight strap at COGA 55.

“We wanted to show Joey and all our first responders that we are grateful for the priceless duties they perform while serving our communities every day,” said COGA general manager Joe DeRobbio. “We decided to run a ticket promotion where fans can gift firefighters, law enforcement officers, emergency medical technicians, and all other local heroes with tickets to COGA 55 as a way to say thank you.”

Go to https://www.cagetix.com/SeattleFiredUp to purchase a ticket and specify the name of the hero you would like to recognize, or let Combat Games put one into the hands of a deserving first responder.