288 8 LINKEDINCOMMENTMORE

Bangor fighter looks to make history in UFC

BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The UFC might not be coming to Bangor again any time soon, but one woman is looking to take Bangor to the UFC.

Bangor native Emily Peters Kagan just wrapped up filming on the 20th season of The Ultimate Fighter.

Emily is competing on the first ever all-female cast on the reality show.

She was in the house with UFC president Dana white for UFC Fight Night at the Cross Insurance Center and hopes to be the next big piece of the connection between the sport of mixed martial arts and the state of Maine.

This season, she will be competing to become the inaugural UFC 115-pound world champion. The 20th season of the ultimate fighter premieres on Wednesday, September 10th.

Read or Share this story: http://on.wlbz2.com/1p087v5