InvictaFC vet and MMA legend Tara LaRosa will return to the cage May 15th as she takes on rising star Katie Howard at Fusion Fight League in Billings, Montana. The match was announced Thursday.
LaRosa (21-5) is a pioneer in the women’s divisions, having started her career in 2002. She would go on a 15 fight win streak during her run, having notable wins over Alexis Davis, Roxanne Modafferi, and Shayna Bazsler. She has only be finished once in her career. She will be dropping to 120 pounds for the first time.
Oregon’s Howard (3-4-1) is looking to get her career back on track after a unanimous decision loss to Kathina Catron. She has wins over Amy Cadwell Montenegro and Emily Corso.
The match joins Kyra Batara versus Celine Haga on the card. More matches to be announced in the coming weeks.