Round 1: Whiteford lands a left hand. Hettes answers back with a leg kick. Whiteford lands a left hook. Hettes inches forward and clinches. Whiteford works for a single leg takedown. He lands an elbow and slips around to Hettes’ back. Hettes tosses him to the ground. Hettes works in side control. Hettes traps an arm and lands elbows. Hettes advances to the mount. Hettes takes Whiteford’s back. Hettes applies a body triangle. Whiteford turns into Hettes and gets back to his feet. Hettes drags him back to the ground. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Hettes.
Round 2: Whiteford lands a stiff jab. He goes to the body with a right hand. Hettes moves in with a left hand. Hettes lands a knee and gets the fight to the ground. Hettes takes Whiteford’s back. Whiteford rolls into Hettes. Hettes applies a triangle choke. He locks it in and Whiteford goes out. Hettes wins by submission.
The official time of the submission was 2:17 of the second round.