Jessica Penne locked in a triangle choke and didn't let up, securing the Invicta FC atomweight championship Saturday night in the main event of Invicta FC 3. The title was the first to be awarded in the all-female promotion.
Penne defeated Naho Sugiyama at 2:20 of the second round. In the co-main event, Shayna Baszler submitted Sarah D'Alelio.
Other main card winners included Leslie Smith, Barb Honchak, Vanessa Porto, Cat Zingano, Michelle Waterson and Julia Budd.
INVICTA FC 3 RESULTS
Jessica Penne def. Naho Sugiyama via submission (triangle choke) Round 2, 2:20 to become atomweight champion
Shayna Baszler def. Sarah D'Alelio via submission (rear-naked choke) Round 2, :37
Leslie Smith def. Kaitlin Young via TKO (punches) Round 2, 2:19
Barb Honchak def. Aisling Daly via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Vanessa Porto def. Tara LaRosa via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Cat Zingano def. Raquel Pennington via submission (rear-naked choke) Round 2, 3:32
Michelle Waterson def. Lacey Schuckman via majority decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Julia Budd def. Danielle West via TKO (strikes) Round 1, 2:32
Ediane Gomes def. Katalina Malungahu via submission (rear-naked choke) Round 1, 4:19
Tecia Torres def. Kaiyana Rain via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Jessamyn Duke def. Marciea Allen via submission (armbar) Round 1, 4:42
Stephanie Frausto def. Amy Davis via submission (guillotine choke) Round 1, :48
Joanne Calderwood def. Ashley Cummins via KO (knee) Round 1, 3:13
Carla Esparza def. Lynn Alvarez via TKO (strikes) Round 1, 2:53
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