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TRAINING: Training the mind and pushing limits daily. Mon and Fri - Wrestling in the AM, conditioning in the evening, along with yoga. Tues and Thur - boxing in the AM. Jiu-jitsu at noon and weight training in the evenings. Wed - kick boxing in the AM and women's cardio class at the YMCA in evenings.
Thoughts on opponent, Lorenz Larkin? He’s a very tough striker with tricky stand-up and solid takedown defense.
When and why did you start training for fighting? Nov 2009. I love to compete, and losing isn't my thing.
What ranks and titles have you held? Evolution MMA / PCSP
Do you have any heroes? Friends and family
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Fighting in the UFC has been my goal since Day One.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes - BA in Criminal justice
What was your job before you started fighting? In-home therapist / case worker
Ranks in any martial arts styles: Three-time D-2 wrestling All-American
Favorite grappling technique: Slams
Favorite striking technique: Knockouts