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"Sampage"

Sam Hughes

Women's Strawweight Division • 5-1-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 1
    Wins by Knockout
  • 3
    Wins by Submission
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
Sig. Str. Defense
Takedown Defense
Knockdown Ratio
00:00
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
0 (0 %)
Clinch
0 (0 %)
Ground
0 (0 %)

Sig. Str. by target

0% 0 Head 0% 0 Body 0% 0 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
1 (20%)
DEC
1 (20%)
SUB
3 (60%)

Event Results

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Davenport, United States
Fighting style
Freestyle
Age
28
Height
65.00
Weight
115.00
Octagon Debut
Dec. 12, 2020
Reach
64.00
Leg reach
36.00
Q & A

Thoughts on opponent, Tecia Torres? I really respect Tecia. She’s a veteran in the sport and #9 for a reason. I know she’s a good striker with strong wrestling. 

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started back in 2015 when I moved to Everett, WA. I wanted to train and compete in something after I graduated college and competed in D1 NCAA cross country and track and field. 

What ranks and titles have you held? Blue belt in BJJ 

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? This is my dream, something I’ve sacrificed so much for in the past five years. I didn’t know this day was coming so soon, but I am so excited and honored to be a part of this organization.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes. I went to Wofford College and received a double major in Accounting and Finance then went to the University of South Carolina to get my master’s degree in Sports Management. 

What was your job before you started fighting? Business Analyst 

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Undefeated kickboxer, I hold five title belts as an amateur. 

Favorite grappling technique: Head and arm triangle

Favorite Striking technique: Jab