When and why did you start training for fighting? 2002, Needed to keep competition in my life. My first fight I did on a dare from a friend.
What ranks and titles have you held? 2007 Arnold Classic Absolute Grappling Champ, Gladiators Fighting HW Champion, Fightfest HW Champion
Do you have any heroes? Randy Couture, my Grandfather Hendricks - he is the finest man I have ever known.
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Reaching my dream
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Oklahoma State University, Ashland University, Assco-Business Administration, Criminal Justice Bachelor's.
What was your job before you started fighting? Property Mgr for a Realty group
Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Gladiators Fighting HW Champion, Fightfest HW Champion