2018 AZ Master’s Cup and Rankings Update

By Danny O’Donnell

The AZ Master’s Cup will take place on Sunday, December 9, 2018 at Phoenix College. It is the fourth tournament of the AZBJJF 2018/2019 season, which will conclude with the AZ State Championships in mid-2019. The 2018/2019 season has been a year marked with growth for the AZBJJF and its competitors. The Smoothcomp system has allowed competitors and coaches to more easily track their matches and results. Smoothcomp has also enabled the AZBJJF to provide both individual and team rankings.

The current top ten academies (single physical location) are as follows:

1.     Maracaba BJJ

2.     GD Jiu Jitsu Academy

3.     Lotus Club Fight and Fitness

4.     Gracie Arizona

5.     De Boa Jiu Jitsu Academy

6.     MMA Lab

7.     Atos West Phoenix

8.     Ares/Nava BJJ

9.     Fluid Martial Arts

10.  Jay Pages Jiu-Jitsu Academy

The current top ten master’s competitors are as follows:

1.     Michael Martin – 900 points (Purple Belt Master 2)

2.     Howard Shaw – 660 points (Blue Belt Master 3)

3.     Daniel Lukins – 600 points (Blue Belt Master 2)

4.     Matthew Gillette – 540 points (Brown Belt Master 1)

5.     Quinton Pruett – 540 points (Purple Belt Master 1)

6.     Michael Lovio – 540 points (Blue Belt Master 1)

7.     Edward Batross – 510 points (Brown Belt Master 2)

8.     Stephen Bozer – 450 points (Blue Belt Master 4)

9.     Brittnee Rice – 360 points (Blue Belt Master 2)

9.     Neil Robinson – 360 points (Brown Belt Master 4)

9.     Charlie Swanton – 360 points (Brown Belt Master 3)

9.     Hector Carpio – 360 points (Purple Belt Master 3)

9.     John Pfeiffer – 360 points (Purple Belt Master 2)

10.  Corey Rough – 300 points (Purple Belt Master 2)

The registration deadline for the Master’s Cup is Friday 11/30/2018 at 11:59 PM.

Get signed up today to improve your personal and your academies’ rankings!