When and why did you start training for fighting? I started to train back in 2005 after watching the first season of TUF. Fighting has brought me to completely change my life for the better and is my true love.
What ranks and titles have you held? I've held the Reality Fighting Welterweight title and the Cage Titans Welterweight title. I am also currently the unofficial Most Handsome Man in Ma.
Do you have any heroes? To be honest I don't have any heroes. I view everybody as an equal. There are a lot of people I respect though.
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It has been my number one dream since 2005 to make it to the UFC. It's a surreal experience to have this opportunity and I'm going to put my everything into it!
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I went to Bridgewater State College in Ma. I got my degree in Exercise Science
Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Fighter of the Month in Northeast MMA. Cage Titan Welterweight Champ.
Ranks in any martial arts styles: BJJ Blue Belt
Favorite grappling technique: Kimura
Favorite Striking technique: Left hook