Mixed martial artist who joined the UFC as a heavyweight in 2014 and has racked up victories against fighters like Ruan Potts and Damian Grabowski. He also has the distinction of having been the first heavyweight champion of Maximum Fighting Championship.
He graduated from Kentwood High School, where he was a wrestler and football player. He later excelled in wrestling at Highline College.
He beat Damian Grabowski in just 14 seconds, which was the second-fast victory in UFC history.
He was born in Kent, Washington.
He was defeated by Todd Duffee via knockout in December 2014.