WCS Grad Finds Success In Cage Wars


Fighting out of Webster, New York, he is a Synthesis Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu fighter with a record of five wins and zero losses, from Waterville, New York, Jon Piersma.

That's a paraphrase of what Piersma's introduction was at Cage Wars 41 Saturday in Schenectady. Piersma fought his first defense of his Welterweight title last weekend, continuing a great athletic career that began at Waterville Central School.

The full story is in this week's edition of the newspaper.