Thursday, 12 July 2018 21:17

Lacey and Lemke to fight in front of home crowd at NEF 35

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PORTLAND - New England Fights returns to Bangor this September and there is a bout that will be of pretty big significance to this area.

Jon Lemke and Aaron Lacey will go one-on-one in in the octagon at NEF 35 Wicked Season in September. This will be contested at 155 pounds.


The two hail from Brewer and are no strangers to the NEF cage. This is the first time Lacey will fight in the lightweight division as all nine of his career fights were at 145. He's looking to bounce back from a loss at NEF 34.

Andrew Badillo

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Andrew Badillo joined the ABC 7 and FOX 22 sports team in August 2017.

Before ABC 7 and FOX 22, Andrew graduated from Quinnipiac University with a degree in broadcast journalism. At Quinnipiac, Andrew was a member of the school's student-run television station, Q30 Television, where he served as its general manager, vice president, sports anchor and reporter. He gained experience covering Quinnipiac Athletics and was recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists and College Media Association for his work.

In addition to his experience at Q30, Andrew also gained professional experience at MLB Network and News 12 Connecticut.

Originally from Orangeburg, New York, Andrew is excited to get his career started in Bangor. He is especially eager to get to know the great local sports community in the North Region.

Andrew can be contacted at [email protected] or on Twitter @andrewbadillo99.